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Darla Mercado / CNBC:
Amazon will collect sales taxes from all states that impose the taxes by April 1   —  Amazon, the online merchandise juggernaut, will collect sales taxes from all states with a sales tax starting April 1.  —  Tax-free shopping will be over as of next month in Hawaii, Idaho, Maine and New Mexico, the four remaining holdouts.
Mar 24, 2017, 7:25 PMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Enterprise data analytics startup Alteryx closes up 10.7% on first day of trading, after raising $126M in an IPO   —  Alteryx hit the public market Friday, closing up 10.7 percent from its IPO pricing on its first trading day.  —  The data analytics firm was listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AYX.
Mar 24, 2017, 5:00 PMIn context
Lauren Thomas / CNBC:
Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky says the company is about halfway through a “two-year process” to go public   —  For Airbnb, going public has always been thought of as a “two-year process,” and the company is about halfway through that process, Chief Executive Brian Chesky said at a luncheon hosted …
Mar 13, 2017, 4:35 PMIn context
Lauren Thomas / CNBC:
Airbnb raises $1B at a $31B valuation; source says the firm has no plans for IPO anytime soon, was profitable in Q2 2016 and expects to be profitable in 2017   —  Airbnb has closed on a more than $1 billion round of funding, according to a source close to the company.  It is now worth approximately $31 billion.
Mar 9, 2017, 11:33 AMIn context
Andrew Ross Sorkin / CNBC:
NBCUniversal invested $500M in Snap IPO as part of a strategic investment and partnership, making it the only US media company with a stake   —  NBCUniversal, a unit of Comcast and parent of CNBC, invested $500 million in Snap during its IPO as part of a strategic investment and partnership, according to sources.
Mar 3, 2017, 9:00 AMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Box reports Q4 revenue of $109.9M, up 29% YoY, vs $108.9M expected, operating loss down to $36.4M, and, for the first time, positive free cash flow of $10M   —  Box reported quarterly results on Wednesday that beat analyst expectations, and revenue that was above estimates.
Mar 1, 2017, 5:30 PMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Salesforce beats expectations with Q4 revenue of $2.29B, up 27% YoY, but posts lower than expected Q1 revenue guidance of $2.34B to $2.35B   —  Salesforce reported quarterly earnings that beat expectations on Tuesday, and revenue that exceeded estimates.  But its forward guidance was slightly lighter that Wall Street forecasts.
Feb 28, 2017, 4:40 PMIn context
Elizabeth Gurdus / CNBC:
Before Apple earnings in January, Berkshire Hathaway more than doubled its Apple stock holdings to ~$17B or about 2.5% of outstanding Apple shares, says Buffett   —  Buffett: Bought a big chuck of Apple  —  Berkshire Hathaway chiefWarren Buffett said Monday he doesn't personally own an iPhone …
Feb 27, 2017, 1:00 PMIn context
Brian Sullivan / CNBC:
Source: SoftBank is close to finalizing a deal to invest more than $3B in WeWork, putting the startup's valuation above $20B if deal closes   —  SoftBank is close to finalizing an investment in WeWork, a source close to the transaction tells CNBC.  The deal is expected to be worth over $3 billion.
Feb 26, 2017, 6:10 PMIn context
Saheli Roy Choudhury / CNBC:
Alibaba's Ant Financial to invest $200M in Kakao Pay, the payments unit of South Korea's messaging company Kakao Corp, as part of a strategic partnership   —  Alibaba's payment affiliate Ant Financial upped its global expansion plans on Tuesday with a $200 million investment …
Feb 21, 2017, 10:05 AMIn context

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