Streaming services account for 75% of all music listening in 2018, up from 50% in 2016 (AAPL, SPOT)

Anyone who knows anything about today's music culture knows that streaming is the preferred form of music consumption. But on Friday, figures from Nielsen showed how far streaming come in the span of two t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

Billionaire investor George Soros made a big bet on music streaming services, and it looks like it"s paying off (SPOT, P)

AP Images Billionaire George Soros' firm made big bets on the music-streaming industry in the second quarter, according to regulatory filings. Soros Investment Management took stakes now worth $178.7 in newly-public Spotify and Pa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2018

Spotify Technology S.A. (NYSE:SPOT) Stock Just Jumps After Samsung Partnership

Spotify Technology S.A. (NYSE:SPOT) Stock Just Jumps After Samsung Partnership  Streaming music service Spotify Technology (SPOT) and consumer electronics heavyweight Samsung are partnering to take on mutual rival Apple (AAPL). Spotify stock ju.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 10th, 2018

Can Apple"s (AAPL) Q3 Earnings Cash in on Services Momentum?

Apple's (AAPL) third-quarter fiscal 2018 results are expected to benefit from strong momentum in the Services business driven by solid growth in App Store and Apple Music. Apple’s AAPL.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJul 30th, 2018

We compared Spotify and Apple Music subscriptions — and the winner is clear (AAPL, SPOT)

Ralph Orlowski/Getty Images It's not easy choosing a music streaming app these days. The subscription prices are generally the same, ther.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 21st, 2018

Could Spotify"s Stock Benefit From A Tencent Music IPO?

The massive IPO that Tencent Music is reportedly pursuing benefits Spotify Technology SA (NYSE: SPOT)'s valuation by validating streaming services, according to Buckingham Research Group. Latest Ratings for SPOT DateFirmAction.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 17th, 2018

New high-res music streaming service Qobuz launches in US, takes aim at Spotify, Pandora

A new streaming service, Qobuz, lets you listen to music at a higher quality than leading services such as Spotify, Apple Music an.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 14th, 2019

Spotify Signals Ambition With Purchase of Podcasting Firms

Spotify, the world’s biggest music-streaming company, is buying a pair of podcasting firms, accelerating its investment in nonmusic content as it seeks to broaden its appeal and snap up share of listening time from radio......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 7th, 2019

Survey Hints At Strong Quarter For Spotify

Music streaming service Spotify Technology SA (NYSE: SPOT) looks set to report solid fourth-quarter results, according to the results of a survey by Consumer Research Intelligence Partners. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 5th, 2019

The MarketWatch Q&A: Music Producer Swizz Beatz on why streaming services should pay musicians 50/50

The ‘On to the Next One’ producer on monetizing music, taking a break from the industry and graduating from Harvard Business School.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 5th, 2019

Buy Apple (AAPL) Stock on Streaming TV Push to Challenge Netflix?

A Morgan Stanley (MS) analyst sees huge upside for Apple stock based on the tech power's ability to roll out new services in 2019, which includes its streaming TV platform that aims to take on Amazon (AMZN) and Netflix (NFLX).....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytFeb 4th, 2019

2018 Business of the Year: Brooks becomes bigger global landing spot

Securing The Czech Republic-based OKIN Business Process Services capped a critical year for Brooks and its transformation of the former South Side military site......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2019

Disney and HBO say companies will face massive investment demands as big media continues developing DTC streaming services (DIS, NFLX, AMZN, AAPL)

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence "Digital Media Bri.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 30th, 2019

The Street Is Watching Spotify"s Outlook, Guggenheim Says In Neutral Turn

Streaming music platform Spotify Technology SA (NYSE: SPOT) has seen its stock fall around 40 percent from highs near $200 per share and is fairly valued, according to Guggenheim. Latest Ratings .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 7th, 2019

App to view your Apple Music listening habits for 2018

Similar to Spotify’s "Wrapped" program.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 27th, 2018

Beyoncé Hoax Hits Streaming Services

The unauthorized appearance of albums on Spotify and Apple Music raised questions about services that have long been seen as bulwarks against online piracy......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytDec 22nd, 2018

Beyoncé Albums Leaked Online, Causing Concerns About Streaming Platforms

The unauthorized appearance of the albums on Spotify and Apple Music raised questions about services that have long been seen as bulwarks against online piracy......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytDec 21st, 2018

Neil Young Launches Subscription Streaming Service

Neil Young is launching a music-streaming service—for his music only. The 73-year-old rocker’s albums will remain available on Spotify, Apple Music and other major services......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 21st, 2018

Streaming Video Services Made More Original Shows Than Broadcast or Cable in 2018, Report Says

In four years, streaming services have quadrupled their market share. Online streaming platforms like Netflix and Amazon just made television hist.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 13th, 2018

Most Streamed Hit Songs of 2018

Long gone are the days of records and CDs. Even buying music online to download is increasingly a thing of the past. More and more, today’s music fans are relying on streaming to listen to........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 6th, 2018

Least Streamed Hit Songs of 2018

Streaming has become the most popular form of music consumption in the United States, accounting for three-quarters of industry revenue in the first half of 2018. About 1 million new subscribers sign........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 6th, 2018