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Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE: CRM) is a provider of software-based customer relationship management (CRM) solutions to large and small corporations. An early adapter to cloud-based computing, the company was an innovator of selling software as a service that is accessed online, instead of being hosted on a client’s computer system. In 2020, Salesforce earned $17.1 billion
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Roku, Inc. (ROKU) is a consumer electronics and broadcast media company competing with giants like Amazon and Apple in the booming and competitive streaming business. When it comes to streaming movies and TV shows, Netflix, Hulu, and HBO tend to get most of the attention. However, Roku is making waves, adding more than 14 million
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Retirees need to know how to generate enough income to maintain their lifestyles without exposing their assets to too much risk. Social Security is a key source of steady cash, and some retirees also have traditional defined-benefit pensions, an increasingly rare type of plan that pays out like clockwork. Key Takeaways Creating a reliable, low-risk income
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Despite the financial stresses brought on by the pandemic, many Americans’ retirement account balances have swelled—in some cases to record levels surpassing pre-COVID highs, according to a trio of new reports tracking retirement savings trends. That, in turn, is significantly expanding the ranks of 401(k) and IRA millionaires today, Fidelity Investments, the nation’s largest provider
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Porter’s 5 Forces vs. PESTLE Analysis: An Overview Porter’s 5 Forces and PESTLE are tools companies can use to improve their competitive positions in the market. Porter’s 5 Forces examines where power lies in a competitive situation. PESTLE identifies how various macro-environmental factors may affect an organization and its competitive standing. Key Takeaways Porter’s 5
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In this article SPCE VSS Unity reaches the edge of space during its third spaceflight on May 22, 2021. Virgin Galactic Virgin Galactic shares jumped in premarket trading on Monday, following the company’s successful spaceflight test on Saturday. The launch represented a critical step forward for the space tourism company, as the test had been
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NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson working onboard the International Space Station in August 2017. Jack Fischer / NASA Axiom Space on Tuesday announced that retired NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson and auto racer John Shoffner will lead the company’s second private spaceflight to the International Space Station, tentatively scheduled for the second half of 2022. The pair
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When market indices soar to ever dizzying new highs and seem divorced from reality, it’s time to get back to the fundamentals. Specifically, it’s time to look at a key aspect of share valuations: the weighted average cost of capital (WACC). Key Takeaways The weighted average cost of capital (WACC) tells us the return that
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An artist’s rendering of a Momentus Vigoride transfer vehicle deploying a satellite in orbit. Momentus Shares of Stable Road Acquisition Corp. fell in trading on Monday after the firm disclosed in a securities filing that its merger target, in-space transportation company Momentus, no longer plans to conduct any missions for customers this year. “Momentus informed
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Jamie Dimon, CEO, JP Morgan Chase, speaking at the Business Roundtable CEO Innovation Summit, December 6, 2018. Janhvi Bhojwani | CNBC JPMorgan Chase is going it alone. After the healthcare joint venture formed by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and the biggest U.S. bank by assets was disbanded earlier this year, the companies each vowed to continue
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A well-crafted estate plan ensures that a person’s assets will be smoothly passed on to his or her chosen beneficiaries after one passes away. The absence of an estate plan can lead to family conflict, higher tax burdens, and exorbitant probate costs. While a simple will is an essential component of the estate planning process,
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