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Oracle Promises Cloud Service at Half Amazon’s Price

America's Cup sailboat owner, billionaire and founder of Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) Larry Ellison attacked cloud industry leader Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) with a program that will cut the e-commerce ...
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How Currencies Are Hurting Oracle Earnings

Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday. The company had $0.53 in earnings per share (EPS) on $8.45 billion in revenue, ...
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Why Oracle Is Not Worried About the Strong Dollar

Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) released its fiscal third-quarter earnings report Tuesday after the markets closed. The tech giant had $0.68 in earnings per share (EPS) on $9.3 billion in revenue, ...
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What to Expect From Oracle Earnings

Tuesday after the market closes, Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) plans to release its fiscal third-quarter earnings. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates for $0.68 in earnings per share (EPS) on $9.47 billion ...
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Will Oracle Earnings Keep the Tech Rally Alive?

Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) reported its second-quarter earnings Wednesday after the market close. This was the first earnings report the company has had in the wake of Larry Ellison stepping ...
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Larry Ellison Is Still and Will Continue to Be CEO of Oracle

Larry Ellison will step down as CEO of Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL), a company he founded and fundamentally controls. His new title will be Executive Chairman and Chief Technology Officer. ...
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Oracle Earnings Show Weak IT and Enterprise Trends Likely to Continue

Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) has now reported its earnings, and we expected this to be a make or break for enterprise and large-scale IT companies. The report was 5% operating ...
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Why Oracle Earnings Could Make or Break Tech Stocks

Earnings season may be winding down to a crawl, but Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) is set to report earnings after the close of trading on Tuesday. With many enterprise technology ...
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Oracle Confusion on Earnings

Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) is out with its highly anticipated earnings report. 24/7 Wall St. warned readers that this report could greatly impact how the market wants to treat the ...
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Shareholders Resist Larry Ellison CEO Compensation

Shareholders of Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) voted against the huge pay package of CEO and founder Larry Ellison. Or more accurately, they voted against the company's pay practices as exercised ...
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My Billionaire List Is Better Than Yours: Forbes and Bloomberg Get Company

Billionaire lists attract as much media attention as just about anything. The new "Wealth-X and UBS World Ultra Wealth Report 2013," released Wednesday, counts the number of the world's billionaires, ...
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AOL: What Happened to the Era When Firing Was OK?

Maybe the era when firing people in public was acceptable has ended. Perhaps some executives can still get away with it. Clearly, Tim Armstrong of AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) took ...
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Is Steve Ballmer the Next Bill Gates?

The management changes engineered by Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) CEO Steve Ballmer are the largest since he became CEO more than 13 years ago. The Windows PC OS business took ...
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Is Larry Ellison Recreating The Fantasy Island TV Series?

Larry Ellison, the billionaire founder of Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL), is adding yet another odd purchase to his vast private holdings. His purchase of megayachts, racing yachts, multiple airplanes, mansions, ...
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Job Creators Still at Top of Forbes 400

There may be a few financiers and hedge fund managers at the top of the Forbes 400 rich list. Most of the people on it, however, are individuals who have ...
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