• Wall Street opens higher as retail, tech stocks gain

    16 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks opened higher on Monday, as optimism of a robust holiday season powered gains in shares of retailers and technology stocks bounced back after a brutal sell-off last week.
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  • Last Minute Cyber Monday Marketing Tips You Can Use

    Last Minute Cyber Monday Marketing Tips You Can Use

    16 days ago - By Business 2 Community

    It's that time of the year again! The holiday shopping season is now upon us. Retailers and consumers are both clamoring to be part of the action on the holiday shopping season.
    With e-commerce bringing the shopping frenzy to new heights, Adobe Digital Insights projects that consumers in the US will spend around $124.1 billion on online shopping this 2018. This prediction accounts for nearly $1 of every $6 spent on holiday shopping from November to December.
    ADI forecasts that this 14.8% YoY growth will set new records during the Thanksgiving weekend, making Cyber Monday the biggest online...
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  • Airbus delivers first A330neo in Boeing 787 dogfight

    16 days ago - By Reuters

    Airbus delivered its first A330neo jet to TAP Portugal on Monday as it seeks to trump U.S. rival Boeing in the fiercely competitive battle at the lower end of the market for long-haul jets.
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  • Futures higher on Cyber Monday optimism, oil gains

    16 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock index futures rose on Monday, bouncing back from a steep sell-off in the previous session, buoyed by easing oil prices and hopes of a robust sales in the holiday season.
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  • 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    16 days ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    Cyber Monday 2018 is forecast to be the biggest online-shopping day in US history. Sales are expected to hit $7.8 billion, up 18% versus a year ago, according to Adobe Analytics.
    Amazon is gaining ground. Shares of the e-ecommerce behemoth are up 2.6% at $1,541 apiece ahead of Monday's opening bell. They are down more than 26% from their September peak.
    Elon Musk says Tesla was near death during its Model 3 'production hell.' Musk told Axios in an interview broadcast Sunday evening on HBO that Tesla was "bleeding money like crazy," and that the hemorrhaging...
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  • 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    16 days ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    Cyber Monday 2018 is forecast to be the biggest online-shopping day in US history. Sales are expected to hit $7.8 billion, up 18% versus a year ago, according to Adobe Analytics.
    Amazon is gaining ground. Shares of the e-ecommerce behemoth are up 2.6% at $1,541 apiece ahead of Monday's opening bell. They are down more than 26% from their September peak.
    Elon Musk says Tesla was near death during its Model 3 'production hell.' Musk told Axios in an interview broadcast Sunday evening on HBO that Tesla was "bleeding money like crazy," and that the hemorrhaging...
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  • 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    16 days ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    Cyber Monday 2018 is forecast to be the biggest online-shopping day in US history. Sales are expected to hit $7.8 billion, up 18% versus a year ago, according to Adobe Analytics.
    Amazon is gaining ground. Shares of the e-ecommerce behemoth are up 2.6% at $1,541 apiece ahead of Monday's opening bell. They are down more than 26% from their September peak.
    Elon Musk says Tesla was near death during its Model 3 'production hell.' Musk told Axios in an interview broadcast Sunday evening on HBO that Tesla was "bleeding money like crazy," and that the hemorrhaging...
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  • Even Cyber Monday and Black Friday combined can't compete with China

    16 days ago - By Fast Company

    The Chinese consumer is king of online sales.
    While Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be the biggest online shopping days in the U.S., the total those two days bring in pales in comparison to America's chief economic rival in the east. Earlier this month, China held its annual Single's Day-a 24-hour Chinese shopping holiday that celebrates the pride of being alone, or single.
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  • Cyber Monday to test limits of retailers' websites as shoppers scour deals

    16 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. shoppers who missed out on deals this past Black Friday are expected to flock to online sites Cyber Monday, testing the limits for some retailers that have been investing heavily on their e-commerce operations to stay relevant in a brutal space.
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  • Supreme Court weighs antitrust dispute over Apple App Store

    16 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. Supreme Court justices on Monday will take up Apple Inc's effort to bury a lawsuit seeking damages from the company for allegedly monopolizing the market for iPhone software applications and forcing consumers to overpay.
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  • U.S. To Shop Till It Drops on Record-breaking $7.8 Billion Cyber Monday

    16 days ago - By Fortune

    American consumers are set to spend $7.8 billion this Cyber Monday, making it the biggest online shopping day in U.S. history.
    That figure outstrips 2017's Cyber Monday spending by 18% and surpasses online spending on Black Friday in 2018 by more than $1.5 billion. The shopping holiday has grown quickly since its launch in 2005 as a counterpart to Black Friday, the official kick-off of the Christmas shopping period. That year Cyber Monday saw a mere $484 million in sales. It wasn't until 2015 that Cyber Monday pulled in more than $3 billion, after 10 years.
    Cyber Monday was invented to...
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