Breakingviews TV: FAANG vs. SLAW

Tech investors will get a new acronym to feast on in 2018. Rob Cox and Tom Buerkle discuss how Spotify, Lyft, Airbnb and WeWork are gearing up for IPOs, and why a backlash against super-voting shares promises to give investors a fairer shake......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 2nd, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Faceplant

Robert Cyran and Jennifer Saba explain why Facebook’s lame response to a data breach shows Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg failing to grasp the depth of the firm’s problems......»»

Category: videoSource: reuters1 hr. 7 min. ago

Wall St slides as Facebook data issue pounds tech sector; Nasdaq down 1.6%

Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Alphabet - all part of the so-called FAANG group, along with Facebook - were down between 1 percent and 6.3 percent.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard2 hr. 22 min. ago

Breakingviews TV: BX minus CIC

March 16- China's sovereign wealth fund CIC has sold its $3 billion stake in Blackstone, the private equity firm run by Steve Schwarzman. Alec Macfarlane and Jeffrey Goldfarb discuss who got the better end of the decade-long deal......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 16th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Toys RIP

Toy store chain Toys ‘R’ Us is going out of business, with 30,000 jobs at stake in the U.S. The misery is partly self inflicted, but the whole retail sector has become a plaything for destructive competitive forces. Jen Saba explains......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 15th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Bearing up

It’s a decade since Bear Stearns took a slug of money from the U.S. government. What followed was collapse and crisis. Lessons have been learned, but banks and their watchdogs are getting too cozy for comfort. Antony Currie explains......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 14th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Chip chopped

Politics may explain the White House’s block on Broadcom’s $117 bln bid for Qualcomm – but that doesn’t mean future deal-doers can’t avoid some of the acquisitive chipmaker’s gaffes, as Robert Cyran tells John Foley......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 13th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Goldman’s CEO

John Foley and Antony Currie explain why investment banker David Solomon is the favorite to take over from Lloyd Blankfein – and what his elevation to the top says about the problems Goldman has had with its trading division......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 12th, 2018

Netflix sinks as short-seller says it could fall to $300 (NFLX)

Markets Insider Netflix is the best performing FAANG stock of 2018 so far, but that same outper.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 12th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Board dames

Asia’s boardrooms are finally welcoming more women. But in markets like Japan, India, Singapore and Hong Kong, female directors are still a rarity. Katrina Hamlin and Quentin Webb explain why that bodes ill for investors in the region......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 9th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Unhealthy M&A

Antony Currie and Robert Cyran explain why insurer Cigna is spending $54 bln for drugs middleman Express Scripts – and how it’s undermining the rationale behind the deal by paying a 31 pct premium that cost cuts can’t cover......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 8th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Cohn alone

As economic adviser Gary Cohn departs the White House, financial markets lose an important ally. Chris Beddor and John Foley discuss what this means for President Trump’s aggressive trade plans and why China is now in the crosshairs......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 7th, 2018

Breakingviews: Eurozone Reform Faces Green And Red Lights

Breakingviews: Eurozone Reform Faces Green And Red Lights.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaMar 7th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Oscars flop

Jennifer Sa.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 6th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Getting chippy

Broadcom’s plans to take over rival chipmaker Qualcomm for $117 billion have been put on ice while U.S. regulators take a closer look. Richard Beales and John Foley discuss how this unusual intervention might eventually make things more simple......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 5th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Around the Benz

The founder of Chinese carmaker Geely unveiled a $9 bln stake in Mercedes-maker Daimler. Quentin Webb and Jeffrey Goldfarb discuss the surprise move, how it was done and what it could portend......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 2nd, 2018

FAANG stocks are under pressure (FB, AAPL, AMZN, NFLX, GOOGL)

Stephen Lam/Reuters Shares of the biggest tech stocks fell on Friday. This follows the broader stock market's dip after President Donald Trump's announcement th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 2nd, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Spotify airs

The music-s.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 1st, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Home invasion

Amazon is paying over $1 bln.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Gun recoil

Consumers and companies are turning up the pressure on gun manufacturers in the wake of this month’s Florida shooting. Rob Cox talks with John Foley about where the backlash goes next, and how financial investors might scrutinize their own portfolios......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 27th, 2018

What Correction? Stocks Soar as FAANG Bites Back

Fears of inflation and rising bond yields dissipated Monday, as the mega-cap tech leaders lifted Wall Street......»»

Category: topSource: investingdailyFeb 26th, 2018