TikTok says it’s working to protect user data from Chinese employees

A leader of the US Federal Communications Commission said he has asked Apple and Google to remove TikTok from their app stores over data security concerns. Pictured here is the TikTok download page on an Apple iPhone on August 7, 2020. Drew Angerer | Getty Images News | Getty Images TikTok, a unit of China’s … Read more

Activist investors ask SEC to probe Tesla over plans to shrink board

Elon Musk, here seen at an event in New York in early-May, is being aggressively wooed to set up facilities to produce his electric vehicles “end-to end” in resource-rich Indonesia. Taylor Hill | Getty Images Entertainment | Getty Images Activist investors SOC Investment Group have asked federal financial regulators to investigate Tesla over plans to … Read more

FCC commissioner tells Apple, Google to remove TikTok from app stores

A leader of the US Federal Communications Commission said he has asked Apple and Google to remove TikTok from their app stores over data security concerns. Pictured here is the TikTok download page on an Apple iPhone on August 7, 2020. Drew Angerer | Getty Images News | Getty Images BEIJING – A leader of … Read more

Robinhood, Apple, Chewy, Deckers, Amazon

Here are the biggest calls on Wall Street on Monday: Wells Fargo upgrades Old Dominion to overweight from equal weight Wells said in its upgrade of the transport company that the stock is cheap. “We had the opportunity to visit with management as well as tour a terminal. We walked away from our meeting more … Read more

Top Wall Street analysts say to buy Apple & Bank of America

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, California, June 6, 2022. Peter Dasilva | Reuters It’s just about the middle of the year, and there’s no end in sight for stock market volatility. Investors, already reeling from sharp declines in stocks, were dealt another surprise last week as … Read more

Stocks making big moves midday: FedEx, Continental Resources, Oracle

Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Continental Resources – Shares soared 14% after the shale company announced an all-cash buyout proposal from the family trust of billionaire founder Harold Hamm. Continental Resources said it’s yet to review the offer that would take the company private in a $ 25.4 billion deal. FedEx … Read more

Continental Resources, Oracle, National Vision and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Continental Resources (CLR) – The oil and natural gas producer’s stock rallied 7.4% in the premarket after receiving a $ 70 per share “take private” bid from Chairman Harold Hamm and his family. The company’s board will establish an independent committee to evaluate … Read more

Stock futures rise after the S&P 500 closes in an official bear market

US stock futures rose on Monday night after the S&P 500 dropped back into bear market territory ahead of the Federal Reserve’s two-day policy meeting this week. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose by 94 points, or 0.3%. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures climbed 0.4% and about 0.6%, respectively. Those moves came after … Read more

Oracle (ORCL) earnings Q4 2022

Safra Catz, then co-chief executive officer of Oracle Corp., speaks during the Oracle OpenWorld conference in San Francisco on Sept. 20, 2016. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Oracle shares rose almost 9% in extended trading on Monday after the database software company issued fiscal fourth-quarter results that exceeded analysts’ estimates. Here’s how … Read more

Behind the automation boom coming to the hotel industry, from 24-hour check-in to texting for towels

Mathisworks | Digitalvision Vectors | Getty Images For years, hotel operators have under-invested in technology, but persistent labor challenges are forcing a reckoning in the industry. “The labor issue is a big driver for investments in technology,” said Mark Haley, a partner at Prism Hospitality Consulting, which specializes in hospitality technology and marketing. “You can’t … Read more