Pure Storage blames pricing environment for earnings miss

2019-11-21

Pure Storage Inc. joined a group of hardware companies that have put a damper on hopes for a second-half rebound, blaming a tough pricing environment and slowing economy for its fiscal third-quarter earnings shortfall and weaker outlook for the fourth quarter. On Thursday, after the company’s disappointing results, shares ofRead More →

9 best gifts for Dad — under $50

2019-11-18

MarketWatch has highlighted these products and services because we think readers will find them useful. We may earn a commission if you buy products through our links, but our recommendations are independent of any compensation that we may receive. Get dad a gift that delivers. This holiday season, consumers planRead More →

Bill Gates says he’s happy to pay $20 billion in taxes, but Warren’s plan will make him ‘do a little math on what I have left over’

2019-11-09

MarketWatch photo illustration/iStockphoto, Getty Images Bill Gates’s fortune would take a tax hit under Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s tax plan — what would that mean for his philanthropic goals? Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft MSFT, +1.18%  and a philanthropist behind the world’s largest charitable foundation, said Wednesday he would mull overRead More →

Xerox mulls bold $27 billion takeover of HP

2019-11-05

Xerox Holdings Corp. has set its sights on a takeover of personal-computer and printer maker HP Inc., an audacious move that would unite two fading stars of technology. Xerox XRX, +4.90%   is considering making a cash-and-stock offer for HP HPQ, +2.22%  , which has a market value of aboutRead More →