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Why Analysts Are Not Pumped About Box

Box Inc. (NYSE: BOX) just ended the quiet period following its initial public offering (IPO), and analysts have begun to weigh in on this company. Analysts do not seem as positive ...
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The Businesses That Will Build Future Growth at Amazon and Google

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) made many of references to its Amazon Web Services (AWS) as it posted earnings. Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) management finally disclosed information about YouTube's role in ...
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Can IBM CEO Ginni Rometty Survive?

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) board Presiding Director Michael Eskew and his fellow directors have a difficult decision ahead of them. Should they keep CEO Ginni Rometty for another year, or ...
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Cloud Storage Firm Box Reloads, Sets Terms for Hot IPO

Box Inc., a cloud-based storage and collaboration platform, set terms for its initial public offering (IPO) Friday morning. The company plans to offer 12.5 million shares of Class A common ...
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Should Carbonite Really Be Buyout Bait?

Carbonite Inc. (NASDAQ: CARB) has been a serial disappointment when you consider the multibillion valuations that Dropbox is said to have -- particularly as Carbonite's backup storage operations have been ...
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Workiva Sets Terms for IPO

Workiva Inc. has set its filing terms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The estimated maximum offering price per share was $15, ...
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NetApp Meets Earnings, but Guidance Falls Short

NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) reported its second-quarter results Wednesday after the market close as $0.70 in earnings per share and $1.54 billion in revenue. That was against Thomson Reuters consensus ...
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Hortonworks Files for IPO: Big Data Management

Hortonworks Inc. has filed an S-1 form with the Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering (IPO). There were no terms given for the offering, but the filing ...
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IBM and China’s Tencent Begin Cloud Partership

On the heels of a deal with Twitter Inc. (NASDAQ: TWTR), deeply troubled tech firm International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) has set a deal with Tencent, China's largest Internet ...
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Workiva Files for IPO: Data Management and Analysis Galore

Workiva Inc. has filed its S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given for the offering, but the ...
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Symantec Breakup Analysis: Are Two Dogs Better Than One Dog?

Reports that Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) is considering a split-up into two companies have created a stir on Wednesday. It seems that the split would turn the current Symantec back ...
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Rackspace Reality Check — No Acquirers Coming: Growth or Value?

Rackspace Hosting Inc. (NYSE: RAX) saw its shares get destroyed in the after-hours trading session on Tuesday. The first bit of news is that the cloud and site hosting player ...
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Rackspace Gets Through Its Earnings Report

Rackspace Hosting Inc. (NYSE: RAX) reported its second-quarter results on Monday after the close of trading. We had noted in our preview that Rackspace announced with its earnings back in ...
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What to Expect From Rackspace Earnings

Rackspace Hosting Inc. (NYSE: RAX) is due to report second-quarter results on Monday after the close of trading. After reporting first quarter earnings in May, Rackspace announced that it had ...
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Activist Investors Could Face Trouble Influencing EMC and VMware Efforts

VMware Inc. (NYSE: VMW) could finally find itself independent of such strong control from former parent and super-majority shareholder EMC Corp. (NYSE: EMC), but only with odds of "maybe" for ...
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