Tag: Investors

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‘Venture capitalists give mixed signals about investments’

‘Venture capitalists give mixed signals about investments’

Venture capital investors in US tech companies disagree on the strategy that startups should follow now that the economy faces headwinds. This leads to a paradox between macroeconomic reality and practice, writes the Wall Street Journal. US venture capitalists give startups mixed signals on what... Read more

date6 months ago
Switch sued by investors over misinforming on $11 billion merger

Switch sued by investors over misinforming on $11 billion merger

Investors are suing data center operator Switch for failing to disclose important financial information when pursuing an $11 billion merger with DigitalBridge Group and IFM Investors. Shareholders Marc Waterman and Denise Redfield filed two separate lawsuits in the Federal Court in New York la... Read more

date7 months ago
European chip stocks crumble as investors fast forward to 2023

European chip stocks crumble as investors fast forward to 2023

Since investors are already looking forward to a harsher 2023, European semiconductor stocks have been swept up in the sell-everything-tech atmosphere, despite the industry's red-hot demand, strengthening this year's earnings. ASML Holding NV and Infineon Technologies AG, the region's two larges... Read more

date8 months ago
IBM buoys investors with great results and an optimistic focus

IBM buoys investors with great results and an optimistic focus

IBM's growth narrative gained steam today as the computer giant reported first-quarter earnings that were somewhat better than expected and an encouraging outlook, boosting the stock price in after-hours trade. On a constant currency basis, quarterly sales increased over 11% year over year to $1... Read more

date10 months ago
Investors look to Big Tech as stock market falters

Investors look to Big Tech as stock market falters

Tech stocks are feeling most of the pressure from a recent market selloff, highlighting how an extended downturn in the sector could impact the broader equity indexes. Monday saw a sharp drop which caused the S&P technology sector to go down 6.7% since the overall S&P 500 closed at a rec... Read more

date1 year ago
Toshiba caves to investors and drops two board members

Toshiba caves to investors and drops two board members

Investors are demanding the move, but the Chairman is refusing to go quietly. Toshiba this week said it will drop two existing directors from its board as major shareholders, according to a report in Bloomberg News. The move is in response to an investor revolt, which demanded accountability aft... Read more

date2 years ago
‘AT&T in conflict with activist investors’

‘AT&T in conflict with activist investors’

AT&T is under pressure from Elliott Management to reduce operating costs and suspend future expansion plans. The activist investment company, which is part owner of the telecom firm, is currently in talks with AT&T to discuss acceptable outcomes for both parties. Elliott Management, an i... Read more

date3 years ago
Analysts warn of financial results of chip manufacturers

Analysts warn of financial results of chip manufacturers

Once again, a stock market analyst warns against investing in chip manufacturers. Chris Caso of investment company Raymond James has downgraded the sector. He did this following discussions in Asia with suppliers of smartphones, computers and network products, among other things. Based on the interv... Read more

date4 years ago