Management Moves

PayPal stock jumps 12% as company confirms Elliott stake and names EA exec as new CFO amid earnings beat

PayPal stock jumps 12% as company confirms Elliott stake and names EA exec as new CFO amid earnings beat

After seeing its shares lose roughly two-thirds of their value in the past year, PayPal Holdings Inc. delivered a packed earnings report Tuesday, announcing a new chief financial officer, buyback authorization and cost-savings program, while also confirming that activists at Elliott Management Corp. have taken a stake in the company. Additionally, the company topped expectations …

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Visa tops earnings expectations as CFO sees 'no evidence of a pullback' in spending

Visa tops earnings expectations as CFO sees ‘no evidence of a pullback’ in spending

Visa Inc. topped expectations with its latest results Tuesday and gave an upbeat signal to investors about the resilience of spending volumes in the current macroeconomic climate. Amid increasing unease about the state of the consumer given factors like rising inflation and higher interest rates, Visa V, -0.83% joined fellow card company American Express Co. …

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Broadcom loses top software exec in the middle of VMware deal to head combined Citrix-Tibco company

Broadcom loses top software exec in the middle of VMware deal to head combined Citrix-Tibco company

Broadcom Inc.’s head of software Tom Krause is leaving the company in the middle of a $61 billion software acquisition he helped bring about, which analysts called “a surprise” and “not the greatest of news” Monday morning, to head a combined Citrix-Tibco company. In a Securities and Exchange Commission filing Monday, Broadcom AVGO, +0.62% said …

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This star hedge-fund manager says some major tech names are now value plays, as he shorts one meme-stock favorite

This star hedge-fund manager says some major tech names are now value plays, as he shorts one meme-stock favorite

Stocks are on the rebound again, at least that’s the vibe from futures. That’s a day after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell confirmed to lawmakers, what markets already knew — that a soft economic landing might be tricky while taming the inflation beast. Along with average investors, hedge funds have had a rough start to …

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After petition for leadership changes, Coinbase CEO tells workers to quit if they don't believe in top execs

After petition for leadership changes, Coinbase CEO tells workers to quit if they don’t believe in top execs

Coinbase Global Inc. has had a rough stretch lately, as plunging prices for cryptocurrencies have dampened trading interest and prompted the company to curtail rapid hiring plans. The company also seems to be suffering from some internal tensions, judging by a petition posted to decentralized publishing platform mirror.xyz that called for the removal of several …

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