A lens manufacturer focuses on Linkedin

B2B e-commerce is larger than retail e-commerce in transaction volume. Read key data on industry sales, trends in marketing and web content, technology investment, and more. … [Read more...]

TD Ameritrade Clients Bought Twitter, LinkedIn; Sold Bank Of America And Citigroup Last Month

TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. operates and tracks a proprietary monthly metric known as the Investor Movement Index , which monitors the sentiment of retail investors. The company released on Monday its data set for the month of May in which the index rose higher by 0.28 points to 4.91. … [Read more...]

Bothell CEO named EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2015

Bothell-based EagleView Technology Corporation, a leading technology provider of aerial imagery, data analytics and GIS solutions, announced June 8 that EY has named EagleView President and CEO Chris Barrow as the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2015 in the Pacific Northwest Region. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to … [Read more...]

Remember Lynda.com? Here’s How It Affects LinkedIn Shareholders Going Forward

In a report published Monday, Morgan Stanley analyst Brian Nowak maintained an Overweight rating on LinkedIn Corp , while reducing the price target from $300 to $280, with lynda.com expected to add around 550bp to the company's revenue growth in 2016. Analyst Brian Nowak expects lynda.com's top-line to grow by 20 percent in 2015 and 18 percent in 2016. … [Read more...]

Creepy Dolls – A Technology and Privacy Nightmare

This post was first published on LinkedIn on 20th May, 2015." Hi, I'm Chucky. Wanna play?"[1] Fans of the horror film genre will surely recall these lines - innocent-sounding on their own, yet bone-chilling in the context of the scene in the movie - that Chucky, the possessed demonic doll, utters in the cult classic, "Child's Play". … [Read more...]

Could LinkedIn Stock Hit $275? Bob Peck Thinks So

In a report published Friday, SunTrust Humphrey Robinson analyst Robert S. Peck maintained a Buy rating on LinkedIn Corp , while raising the price target from $250 to $275. "LinkedIn has more than doubled its TAM since its IPO via continued investment in core technology and targeted acquisitions. … [Read more...]

Does A Tencent-LinkedIn Merger Make Sense?

LinkedIn Corp continues to push into the Chinese market, which is prompting at least one Asian-based source to speculate the company could be an acquisition target from a China-based buyer. After entering the Chinese market in 2014, the company is now aiming to boast a network of 140 million professionals in the country. … [Read more...]

SunTrust Boosts LinkedIn Corp Price Target to $275.00

The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the social networking company's stock. SunTrust's price objective suggests a potential upside of 29.21% from the stock's previous close. … [Read more...]

LinkedIn bursts Google’s bubble

Google has been forced to rein in its ambitions for a giant domed city to house its 2.2m sq/ft Mountain View retreat after networking platform LinkedIn bought out much of the land needed to erect the giant glazed ceiling. With its feathers clipped Google has been forced to pursue a more modest build consisting of a single dome adjacent to its existing base, under which will reside a four storey building containing 595,000sq/ft of office space - … [Read more...]

Why Asia Matters for LinkedIn

As LinkedIn works to connect all the world's professionals, CEO Jeff Weiner is increasingly setting his sights on a bigger vision -- to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. Since Asia accounts for a large portion of that workforce and a rising share of global economic activity, its importance for the professional network is bound to grow. … [Read more...]

New York REIT Announces the Departure of CFO/COO, Gregory W. Sullivan

He did not resign pursuant to any disagreement with the Company and will remain available to facilitate a smooth transition. While the Company seeks a replacement for Mr. Sullivan, , Chief Executive Officer noted in connection with his departure, "Greg has made important contributions to our evolution as a public company, and his public company experience and institutional relationships have been valuable to us. … [Read more...]

An Activist Investor at LinkedIn? Not So Fast.

LinkedIn 's stock price, which took a massive tumble following its latest earnings report in April, is rebounding quite nicely this week amid rumors that an activist investor has eyes on the company. Some reports suggest well known activist Carl Icahn may make a run at LinkedIn; the stock is up over nine percent this week as a result. … [Read more...]

LinkedIn Corp Receives Focus List Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Shares of LinkedIn Corp opened at 204.81 on Wednesday. LinkedIn Corp has a 52-week low of $152.18 and a 52-week high of $276.18. … [Read more...]

Fast Money Picks For June 2

On CNBC's Fast Money Final Trade , Tim Seymour spoke about China Mobile Ltd. . He thinks that the company is starting to monetize 4G. … [Read more...]