Will New Fitbit Trackers Rejuvenate the Company?

Fitbit introduced two new products Tuesday: a Versa smartwatch and the Ace fitness tracker for kids. Will this be enough to reverse the company's fortunes?.....»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 13th, 2018

Fitbit Posts Its First Quarterly Loss Since Going Public

Fitbit posted a quarterly loss for the first time since the company went public, dogged by lackluster holiday sales of its new fitness trackers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 22nd, 2017

MarketWatch First Take: Fitbit and GoPro woes show hardware is still a risky investment

Fitbit Inc.’s latest woes show the difficulties of being a young, stand-alone, niche hardware company, while also raising fears about possible saturation or a limited market for fitness trackers and other wearable technologies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2017

Fitbit sales are slowing despite new products

A sign that the market for fitness trackers might be reaching its saturation point, or at least losing a little bit of its steam: Fitbit's stock price fell hard, dropping by 30 percent today after the company announced it was about $3 million short of.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 3rd, 2016

Fitbit Charge 2 Review: A Worthy Upgrade, Especially For Weightlifters

Fitness trackers -- or "wearables" -- are all the rage these days, and Fitbit is among the earliest companies to jumpstart that trend. The San Francisco company's latest product, the Charge 2, issort of the all-rounded middle brother of the Fitbit family .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 16th, 2016

How Innovative Health Entrepreneurs Are Using Big Data

Martine Rothblatt of United Therapeutics and James Park of Fitbit weigh in. LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif.--In some ways Martine Rothblatt, the founder and chairwoman of United Therapeutics, a Maryland-based biotechnology company, and James P.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 20th, 2018

Companies are trying to test if they can make employees wear fitness trackers

Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters A suggested amendment to West Virginia's public worker health plan would have asked teachers to wear a Fitbit, with a fine .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 17th, 2018

Fitbit: Amid Long-Term Questions, a New Smartwatch

The new Fitbit Versa comes as consumer tastes are quickly moving from trackers to watches......»»

Category: topSource: barronsMar 13th, 2018

Fitbit"s Affordable Versa Smartwatch Could Be a Winner

After the expensive Ionic smartwatch fell short of expectations, the company is betting on an inexpensive smartwatch for the masses......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 13th, 2018

Fitbit takes a second swing at smartwatches with the $199 Versa

Fitbit’s first “real” smartwatch, the Fitbit Ionic, didn’t sell as well as the company had hoped, but that isn’t stopping it from releasing yet another smartwatch. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 13th, 2018

I"ve tried a lot of fitness trackers, but the Fitbit Charge 2 is the one I come back to for everyday wear

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 9th, 2018

DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Apple unveils health clinic — Fitbit misses earnings amid pivot — Samsung"s new phone will have in-built health trackers

Welcome to Digital Health Briefing, a new morning newsletter pr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 28th, 2018

Don"t Try Bottom-Fishing With Fitbit

The company posted disappointing 4th-quarter resultsRelated Stocks: FIT, AAPL, GRMN,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusFeb 28th, 2018

Fitbit Earnings: Ionic Stumbles Out of the Gate

The company's newest products failed to impress consumers, and guidance failed to impress investors......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 27th, 2018

Fitbit stock on track to close at record low, but Oppenheimer analyst remains bullish

Fitbit Inc. shares are down 12% in midday trading and on track to close at a record low after the company reported weaker-than-expected results late Monday, but Oppenheimer analyst Andre.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 27th, 2018

Fitbit slumps as new smartwatch fails to excite

(Reuters) - Fitbit Inc's shares fell 14 percent in early trading on Tuesday after the company said its newly launched smartwatch was not selling as expected, raising concerns about the company's ability to become profitable again in the near term......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 27th, 2018

Fitbit, Run by One of America’s 20 Worst CEOs, Posts Horrible Numbers

Fitbit once against posted numbers that beg the question whether it can remain a viable standalone company. It also adds to concerns about whether CEO James Park is fit to run the company......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 27th, 2018

Fitbit's stock plunges after the company says it's losing money

The wearable technology company lost 2 cents per.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 26th, 2018

Fitbit"s stock plunges after the company says it"s losing money

"In 2018 we'll focus on managing down expenses," the CEO said......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 26th, 2018

Fitbit Whiffs Big on Earnings, and Even Bigger on Guidance

Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE: FIT) reported its most recent quarterly results after the markets closed on Monday. The company said that it had a net loss of $0.02 per share on $571 million in revenue, compared........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 26th, 2018

4 Questions to Ask Fitbit When It Next Reports Earnings

The fitness tracker company is scheduled to report earnings Feb. 26. Here are key measurements of its health......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 11th, 2018