In public and private markets, cloud earnings and valuations heat up –

Good news for software startups riding the updraft This quarter, strong earnings results from public cloud companies were overshadowed by a seemingly endless IPO cycle. Another moment we somewhat missed … Read More

Square and PayPal earnings bring good (and bad) news for fintech startups –

Earnings season is racing past us, with the big ride-hailing companies’ numbers in, all of the Big Five having wrapped their reporting and lots of SaaS numbers in the market. But … Read More

Beyond Meat earnings miss big on declining food service and consumer demand –

Beyond Meat’s partnership with McDonald’s to develop the McPlant burger wasn’t enough to keep shares from collapsing after the company posted third-quarter earnings that fell far below analysts’ expectations. The … Read More

PayPal’s earnings don’t excite Wall Street, but bring good news for consumer fintech –

PayPal’s stock is down in after-hours trading after reporting third-quarter earnings that beat expectations. It’s not immediately clear why PayPal is losing ground, although it could stem from retail investor … Read More

Ad revenues and e-commerce boom boost Facebook earnings but US users down from COVID surge –

Facebook reported its Q3 earnings today, including revenues of $21.5 billion, and net income of $7.8 billion. The company earned $2.71 in per-share profit during the three-month period. Analysts had … Read More

Microsoft stock flat despite better-than-expected earnings, strong Azure growth –

Today after the bell, Microsoft reported its calendar Q3 2020 earnings, the period of time that corresponds to its Q1 fiscal 2021 period. In the three months ending September 30, … Read More