18, Sep, 2019
Trump’s Nostalgia For Manufacturing Blinds Him To International Trade In Services

Services

Shipping containers stacked at Kwai Tsing Container Terminal, operated by Hong Kong International Terminals Ltd. Paul Yeung/Bloomberg © 2017 BLOOMBERG FINANCE LP If you have not noticed by now, President Trump has a fetish with international commerce in merchandise.  That might be understandable a century ago, when trade among countries […]

Amazon Web Services reports 45 percent jump in revenue in the fourth quarter Amazon Web Services said revenue reached $7.43 billion in the fourth quarter. The segment remains Amazon’s dominant source of profit. Amazon beat on earnings and revenues—here’s what three experts are saying about the stock now   8 Hours […]

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the marketing world reached $33 billion in 2018, an increase of 144 percent on the previous year, according to consultancy R3. Technology companies rather than agency holding groups were the biggest spenders last year, with Adobe’s $4.75 billion acquisition of software firm Marketo being the […]

Amazon’s cloud-computing division said revenue jumped 45 percent in the fourth quarter, as the company continued to cement its lead over Microsoft and Google. Sales at Amazon Web Services climbed to $7.43 billion from $5.11 billion a year ago, topping the $7.29 billion consensus estimate among analysts polled by FactSet. […]