Blue Apron’s new CEO has a thankless task

2019-04-02

Blue Apron Holdings Inc. investors applauded the news that the company has hired a new chief executive, Linda Kozlowski, who was the chief operating officer of Etsy Inc. until last year, but her new job may be a tough and thankless task. Investors were hopeful about the changes in theRead More →

HP is still being disrupted by the internet in 2019

2019-02-27

HP Inc.’s comeback hit a big speed bump Wednesday as something called “online” caught up with its printing-supplies business. HP HPQ, -0.21% revealed Wednesday that one of its biggest money-makers, selling printing supplies, faces new pressure due to internet sales, which is squeezing previously juicy margins, especially in some overseasRead More →

Dropbox stock falls 10% after margin guidance disappoints

2019-02-21

Editor’s note: A prior version of this article gave an incorrect ARPU figure. The article been corrected. Getty Images Dropbox reported fourth quarter earnings Thursday after the closing bell. Dropbox Inc. reported sales and revenue guidance that topped Wall Street expectations late Thursday, but issued guidance that disappointed investors. DropboxRead More →

Whole Foods isn’t priming Amazon’s pump

2019-02-03

Amazon.com Inc. has touted its big deal for Whole Foods Market Inc. as a way to use physical retail to grow its business, but after its first full year owning the grocery chain, it’s not growing at typical Amazonian levels. On Thursday, the e-commerce giant reported record-breaking results for theRead More →

Facebook had a bad year? Not judging by its bottom line

2019-01-30

Facebook Inc. suffered a series of data and privacy scandals and controversies in 2018, its worst year in the public eye. Have there been any actual consequences, though? Not according to what Facebook FB, +4.32%  showed off Wednesday. The world’s largest social network reported record profit and revenue in theRead More →

The sneaky way some daters save money on Netflix

2019-01-26

Love & Money is a MarketWatch series looking at how our relationship with money impacts our relationships with significant others, friends and family. Over the past nine years, New York City-based massage therapist Lorraine has binged on a number of shows on Netflix NFLX, +3.48% from the platform’s original seriesRead More →