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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
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Apple stock hits a new all-time high, breaking the previous record of $134.54 set in April 2015   —  Shares of Apple's stock set another record on Tuesday, setting an all-time intraday high.  —  Apple rose nearly 1 percent on Tuesday and briefly passed the previous record of $134.54, set in April 2015.
Feb 14, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Yelp meets Q4 estimates with $194.8M in revenue, up 27% YoY, but Q1 guidance is lower than expected; stock down 7%+   —  Shares of Yelp fell more than 8 percent after hours Thursday after the company reported its quarterly financial results.  —  The online review platform reported $195 million …
Feb 9, 2017, 5:08 PMIn context

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