Sean O'Shaughnessey on March 21st, 2018
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If there’s one thing that connects the three biggest streaming companies—Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, and Netflix —it’s that they like to keep their numbers to themselves. That’s why it’s always intriguing when anything leaks out, like on Wednesday, when Reuters published a report detailing Amazon’s internal viewership statistics for Prime Video. Amazon  declined to comment on the […]

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The world’s largest tech companies further their advantage by building out extensive, global networks to deliver online services to businesses and consumers. This has never been an inexpensive endeavor, but the need for further sophistication and computing power has the bills growing larger each year and there are no signs of a slowdown on the horizon. Take, […]

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Continue reading about Cloud Bills Will Get Loftier for Amazon ($AMZN) Microsoft ($MSFT) and Google ($GOOGL)

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It is time to start the year with strength! In that vein, I offer my 15 recommended stocks for the first 3 months of 2018. I cannot list the worst stocks, as there are too many of those to itemize. I can at least list the 15 recommended stocks that will give you a good […]

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Sean O'Shaughnessey on October 29th, 2017
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Big Tech can generate big numbers, but it was fast growth in the cloud business that helped ignite a buying frenzy Friday that drove up market values by nearly $139 billion in 30 minutes. The stunning growth of the cloud businesses at Amazon.com Inc.  Microsoft Corp. , and Google parent Alphabet Inc. were a relatively […]

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Sean O'Shaughnessey on October 28th, 2017
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The online retail giant gave Wall Street some cheer Thursday, posting third-quarter sales that jumped 34% to $43.7 billion. That would have beat analysts’ forecasts even without a $1.3 billion contribution from Whole Foods Market. Operating income, while down 40% year-over-year to $347 million, managed to beat the company’s rather downbeat forecast from the second […]

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