How the once-promising EV maker went bottom-up

Henrik Fisker stands with the Fisker Ocean electric vehicle after it was unveiled at the Manhattan Beach Pier ahead of the Los Angeles Auto Show and AutoMobilityLA on November 16, 2021 in Manhattan Beach, California. Patrick T. Fallon | AFP | Getty Images Fisker on Monday became the latest all-electric vehicle startup to file for … Read more

The 4 things we’re most focused on in the stock market this week

The Nasdaq Composite inched higher Friday to claim its fifth straight record close, as new data this past week showed a continued cooling of inflation and Treasury yields retreated. For the week: The tech-heavy Nasdaq gained 3.2%, while the S & P 500 rose 1.6% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.5%. Economic updates … Read more

Adobe shares surge and head for sharpest rally since 2020

Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen speaks during an interview with CNBC on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., February 20, 2024.  Brendan Mcdermid | Reuters Adobe shares surged 15% on Friday, the biggest gain since March 2020, after the software maker reported earnings and revenue that beat analysts’ … Read more

Adobe (ADBE) Q2 earnings report 2024

Shantanu Narayen, CEO of Adobe being interviewed by Jim Cramer Linda Dimyan | CNBC Adobe shares jumped 15% in extended trading on Thursday after the design software maker reported earnings and revenue that topped estimates. Here’s how the company did in comparison with LSEG consensus: Earnings per share: $4.48 adjusted, vs. $4.39 expected Revenue: $5.31 … Read more

Fed meeting and CPI report: Jim Cramer’s week ahead

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Friday guided investors through next week’s most market-moving events, highlighting the Federal Reserve’s meeting and the latest consumer price index report. “I’d be careful making a big move before the Fed meeting. We can’t be sure if Jay Powell won’t be more emphatic about leaving rates higher for longer given this … Read more

Nadella, Narayen among tech CEOs investing in cricket’s American dream

Cricket may not be as popular a sport in the U.S. as elsewhere in the world, but some high-profile CEOs and investors are trying to change that. As the Men’s T20 Cricket World Cup, co-hosted by the U.S. for the first time, ramps up, investors have pumped nearly a billion dollars into their American ambition. … Read more

A juggernaut of the market’s growth hit wall, buy these stocks

We danced around it all week. We called out the many culprits for Salesforce’s weak quarterly results on Wednesday — and subsequent stock plunge — including an elongated sales cycle, a measured economic environment, and the need for more senior executives to check off on products. But one we didn’t call out was the law … Read more

AI firm Appen loses more executives, months after Alphabet cut ties

Rafael Henrique | Lightrocket | Getty Images Appen, the embattled artificial intelligence firm that once helped train AI models for tech giants including Microsoft, Nvidia and Google, has lost its executives in charge of revenue and marketing. Andrew Ettinger, who was the Australian company’s chief revenue officer, and Alicia Hale, who was marketing chief, stepped … Read more

Figma tender offer values company at $12.5 billion

Dylan Field, co-founder and CEO of Figma, speaks at the startup’s Config conference in San Francisco on May 10, 2022. Figma Figma, a cloud-based design tool company, said Thursday it will allow investors, including current and former employees, to sell their shares in a tender offer that values the company at $12.5 billion. That’s up … Read more

TikTok begins automatically labeling AI-generated content

The TikTok logo is pictured outside the company’s U.S. head office in Culver City, California, U.S., September 15, 2020.  Mike Blake | Reuters TikTok is starting to automatically label videos and images made with artificial intelligence, the company said on Thursday. AI-generated content on the app will now be tagged with “Content Credentials,” a digital … Read more