Climate Club to help employees monitor emissions; Facebook a customer

Adam Braun and Philip Charm, co-founders of Climate Club The photographer is Bonnie Rae Mills, photo courtesy of Adam Braun Adam Braun’s first two business ventures had to do with education. First, he launched Pencils of Promise in 2008, a non-profit organization that started more than 500 schools in Ghana, Guatemala, Laos and Nicaragua. In … Read more

Google CEO Pichai asks questions about cost cuts at the full-fledged meeting

Sundar Pichai, CEO of Alphabet, makes a gesture during a session of the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos on January 22, 2020. Fabrice COFFRINI | AFP | Getty Images As Google tries to navigate an unfamiliar environment of slowing growth, lowering costs and employee dissent over cultural change, CEO Sundar Pichai finds … Read more

Here’s Bret Taylor’s first big technical move at Salesforce as co-CEO

Bret Taylor, co-CEO of Salesforce, speaks at the Viva Technology Conference in Paris on June 15, 2022. Nathan Laine | Bloomberg | Getty Images Ten months after his promotion to Salesforce co-CEO, alongside famed founder Marc Benioff, Bret Taylor is preparing to take the stage at the annual Dreamforce conference for the first time with … Read more

Biden finalized his plan to rein in Big Tech. Big Tech was not invited.

On Thursday, President Joe Biden’s administration released a checklist of actions needed to curb Big Tech after a roundtable “listening session” on issues within the technology sector. But administration officials weren’t “listening” to the companies that are the target of many of the desired actions – the parent company of Google Alphabet Inc. GOOGL, + … Read more

Dow climbs nearly 400 points, US stocks on track to trigger a three-week losing streak

US equities traded sharply higher on Friday afternoon, on track to rise for a third consecutive day as they sought to end a string of weekly losses, as investors appeared to be pricing in another jumbo rate hike from the Federal Reserve. How shares are traded The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, + 1.31% advanced … Read more

Shares Close Lower, Dow Swings 400 Points As Nasdaq Sees Longest Losing Streak in 6 Years

The Nasdaq fell for seven consecutive sessions. An earlier version of this story said she had fallen for nine sessions. Shares closed lower on Tuesday after a volatile session that saw the Dow swing around 400 points from peak to low, while the Nasdaq Composite captured its longest losing streak in six years. What happened … Read more

Cyber ​​security stocks are beating the market in a volatile economy

CrowdStrike IPO on the Nasdaq stock exchange on June 12, 2019. Source: Nasdaq Economic worries were a major theme in the tech sector during the second quarter earnings season as companies warned of slower spending on advertising, gadgets, e-commerce and software. But with interest rates soaring and inflation stuck near a 40-year high, part of … Read more

I will not abandon tech stocks as the end of the recession is near

In the old days, we would have gone that low in technology and it would have triggered a giant rally. Perhaps the catalyst was an acquisition. Perhaps it was the recognition that these titles had all become too cheap. Or we would have heard that a giant tech fund had exploded, the sale was over, … Read more

3 things must happen to keep the Fed on a slow course to raise rates

If you want to keep the Federal Reserve on a slow course to raise interest rates to a reasonable level – let’s call it 3.5% – we need to look at three things: Large layoffs by the thousands Suspension of buybacks to preserve liquidity Store closings and promotions that save an inflation-stricken middle-class consumer everywhere … Read more

Here are 5 reasons why the bull run in stocks could turn into a bear market again

Some market gurus are starting to worry that the Wall Street summer rally may begin to fade after stocks quickly went from oversold to overbought. Gene Goldman, chief investment officer of Cetera Financial Group, explained that the shares are likely to be on the back burner, even though the economy is in better shape than … Read more