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Zoom Video earnings: Expectations may be coming back to earth

As Zoom Video Communications Inc. faces its first earnings report comparing results to a full-blown pandemic quarter, investors are looking more to the future. Since hitting...

Victoria’s Secret shows lower sales in first earnings report after spin-off

Shares of Victoria’s Secret & Co. fell more than 7% in after-hours trading Wednesday after the retailer reported quarterly sales that fell short of expectations,...

Opinion: Intel appears to be feeling the competitive heat from AMD

Intel Corp.’s data-center sales keep declining as Advanced Micro Devices Corp.’s sales keep growing, and it seems Intel is finally doing something about it. While...

Game on? Netflix hires first videogame executive, signaling a new approach

Netflix Inc. announced its first major videogame hire Wednesday, potentially signaling a move beyond its streaming-video roots. Netflix NFLX, +1.34% hired Mike Verdu as vice...

Vimeo CEO says momentum can continue past pandemic: ‘We’re looking to create a market that was never there’

Vimeo Inc. benefited during the pandemic as more companies turned to its video-software offerings as a way to keep their businesses running smoothly, and its...

Is AT&T’s Stock Price Too Low? How Much It’s Worth After WarnerMedia Spin.

Text size AT&T said it would “reset” its dividend as part of the transaction, to a payout ratio of about 40% of free cash flow....

Opinion: If Social Security were a private retirement fund, we’d sue

One of the worst performing pension funds in the world last year was yours. And you probably didn’t even know it. All that money you’ve...

Europe joins Wall Street’s boom in ‘blank-check’ companies

It’s the monster trend on Wall Street. Now it’s crossed the Atlantic. LVMH MC, -0.34% founder Bernard Arnault and former UniCredit UCG, -0.09% chief Jean-Pierre...

5 Ways to Show Your Business Some Love This Valentine’s Day

We all need a little TLC right now. Take time to care for your business and everyone involved — yourself included. Grow Your Business, Not...

While the business meal deduction is a full write-off in the rescue package, these provisions for at low-income families are getting a boost

There’s been an outcry over the fact that the $900 billion coronavirus stimulus package includes a provision that will let companies fully deduct meal expenses....

Why Amazon ‘was invented for the pandemic,’ and how AWS could be the most valuable company in the world

New York University Stern School of Business professor Scott Galloway previously believed Amazon.com Inc. would outlive the other biggest companies in tech. The COVID-19 pandemic...

Joe Biden has big plans to help protect gig workers — but will he be able to enact them?

Gig workers are in for some changes under the Biden administration. For starters, President-elect Joe Biden promised on his campaign website to “ensure workers in...

Here’s the best way to hedge the weakening U.S. dollar and buying gold isn’t the move

Don’t look for gold to hedge a falling dollar. That may be a surprise since gold GC00, +0.51% is often the first asset that investors...

Covid cases in Pakistan continue to surge as clerics defy SoPs

Pakistani citizens’ disregard for the health protocols set by the government and false sense of immunity against the COVID-19 has led to a surge in...

Dr. Manmohan Singh to guide Punjab in Covid revival

The Punjab Government on Monday took the initial steps towards formulating the state’s post-COVID revival strategy, with the Montek Singh Ahluwalia led Group of Experts...