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UPDATE 1-Snap lays off 18 employees in recruiting division

16h reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Social media company Snap Inc (SNAP.N) said on Friday it had laid off 18 people in its recruiting division, an unusual move for a young company with ambitious growth plans and a likely reflection of tough competition from Facebook Inc (FB.O). (123-0)

3 Top Ranked Large-Cap Growth ETFs for Your Portfolio

16h investorplace
U.S. equities have been rallying lately on strong global growth and rising investor optimism. Moreover, impressive profits for companies, as the earnings season is underway, have also contributed to the gains. (327-0)

Tech Profits: Looking Beyond the FANG Stocks

16h investorplace
FANG stocks have dominated financial headlines and rewarded shareholders for several years now. Most people have heard of the “FANG” stocks. The term was popularized by a TV personality when asked about his top picks for investors. (207-0)

Is Pinterest Gearing Up for an IPO?

16h zacks
Launched in March 2010, Pinterest is a website and mobile app that gives its users the tools to discover, collect, and share items on boards they create. And the board possibilities, it seems, are endless. (111-0)

Shivnath Thukral to join Facebook as public policy head for India

16h livemint
New Delhi: Former journalist Shivnath Thukral is set to join social networking platform Facebook Inc. as director, public policy (India and South Asia), next month. (34-0)

Facebook Inc Has Big Catalysts Heading Into Earnings Season and Beyond | InvestorPlace

2017-10-20 investorplace
If you follow my articles, you know that Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is my favorite stock. It’s big growth at a big discount. But right now looks like a particularly good time to buy FB stock. (48-0)

PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - Oct 20

2017-10-20 reuters
Oct 20 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. (55-0)

Exclusive: Tech companies to lobby for immigrant 'Dreamers' to remain in U.S.

2017-10-20 in.reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Nearly two dozen major U.S. companies in technology and other industries are planning to launch a coalition to demand legislation that would allow young, illegal immigrants a path to permanent residency, according to documents seen by Reuters. (83-0)

Why I Will Never Buy The SPY

2017-10-20 seekingalpha
I have no intention of ever buying the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY). But before I get into the reasons why I will never own this ETF, below are some popular reasons why many will buy the SPY: (34-0)

Exclusive: Tech companies to lobby for immigrant 'Dreamers' to remain in U.S.

2017-10-20 reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Nearly two dozen major U.S. companies in technology and other industries are planning to launch a coalition to demand legislation that would allow young, illegal immigrants a path to permanent residency, according to documents seen by Reuters. (83-1)

Coverup try of hazing death tarnishing legal profession—Chiz

2017-10-20 newsinfo.inquirer.net
Sen. Francis Escudero on Thursday lashed at Aegis Juris members whom he said “clearly attempted” to cover up the hazing death of University of Santo Tomas (UST) law student Horacio “Atio” Castillo III on Sept. 17. (34-0)

China's Internet Crackdown Isn't Going Anywhere - Bloomberg

2017-10-19 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (200-1)

Facebook, Twitter Plan to Send Top Lawyers to Congressional Hearings - Bloomberg

2017-10-19 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (70-0)

Facebook to launch news subscription feature, some big names opt out

2017-10-19 reuters
(Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Thursday it has signed up 10 news publishers including the Washington Post and The Economist to take part in a trial that gives its mobile app users access to a limited number of articles a month and then the option to subscribe via the publishers’ own websites. (39-0)

Facebook to launch news subscription feature, some big names opt out

2017-10-19 in.reuters
(Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Thursday it has signed up 10 news publishers including the Washington Post and The Economist to take part in a trial that gives its mobile app users access to a limited number of articles a month and then the option to subscribe via the publishers’ own websites. (39-0)

Smartphones Are Weapons of Mass Manipulation, and This Guy Is Declaring War on Them - MIT Technology Review

2017-10-19 technologyreview
If, like an ever-growing majority of people in the U.S., you own a smartphone, you might have the sense that apps in the age of the pocket-sized computer are designed to keep your attention as long as possible. You might not have the sense that they’re manipulating you one tap, swipe, or notification at a time. (34-0)

5 Market-Leading Tech Stocks to Abandon Now

2017-10-19 investorplace
U.S. equities have slipped into the red on Thursday — this 30th anniversary of the 1987 Black Monday crash — in what was the most significant pullback at the open in weeks. (339-2)

How To Profit From Facebook's Q3 Report

2017-10-19 seekingalpha
A straddle position just before the Q3 report could be profitable if the option premiums are well below 5.0%. (34-0)

Microsoft expands rural U.S. campaign with Green Bay Packers tie-up

2017-10-19 reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) has teamed up with the National Football League’s Green Bay Packers in a $10 million partnership intended to spur tech innovation in Wisconsin, the software company said on Thursday. (223-0)

Facebook, Snap Flex Video Muscles at Cannes Global TV Gathering - Bloomberg

2017-10-19 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (155-0)

The Bull Run in Microsoft Corporation Stock Has to End… Right? | InvestorPlace

2017-10-19 investorplace
I’ve been mostly bearish toward Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) stock so far this year and I missed out on a nice run in MSFT stock as a result. Microsoft stock is up 25% year-to-date, not including the MSFT dividend. It now trades just off an all-time high ahead of the company earnings report due out next week. (343-0)

Google Briefs House and Senate Russia Investigators - Bloomberg

2017-10-19 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (70-0)

3 Mega-Cap Tech Giants to Trade With Complete Confidence | InvestorPlace

2017-10-19 investorplace
Mega-cap technology securities have been on rails this year. The largest tech stocks are up 25%, and others have surpassed 50%. The rally has been fueled by Trump-era “hopium” and global central bank money. For the first time in a long time, we have synchronized global growth. This makes a bad time to be a bear. So small dips offer buying opportunities and the bulls have been taking full advantage. (205-0)

Facebook general counsel to testify before Congress Nov. 1

2017-10-19 reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc’s general counsel will testify on Nov. 1 before a U.S. House of Representatives panel investigating possible Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, the company said on Thursday. (70-0)

Don't Miss This Earnings Opportunity in Facebook Inc! | InvestorPlace

2017-10-19 investorplace
Earnings season is in full swing again, and it’s time to look for opportunities within the “FAANG” stocks. We’ve already seen Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) rally on strong subscriber numbers (even if spending put a wrench in the works), and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and the rest are set to follow in the next two weeks. (196-0)

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