Nvidia stock fall after U.S. moves to restrict its data-center sales in China

Nvidia Corp. shares fell in extended trading Wednesday after the graphics-chip specialist disclosed that the U.S. government is seeking to restrict its data-center business in China. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Nvidia NVDA, -2.42% revealed that the U.S. has installed new license requirements for its A100 and forthcoming H100 integrated circuits … Read more

Okta stock plunges as CEO says ‘short-term challenges’ resulted in workers leaving at a higher rate

Okta Inc. shares plummeted in extended trading Wednesday after executives revealed the software company faced issues stemming from integration of the $6.5 billion acquisition of Auth0. Okta OKTA, +0.26% executives hiked their annual earnings outlook again Wednesday, but kept their target for full-year revenue the same. Todd McKinnon, chief executive and co-founder of Okta, told … Read more

Cloudflare stock rallies 20% following earnings beat, raised revenue outlook

Cloudflare Inc. shares surged in the extended session Thursday after the cybersecurity company reported results that topped Wall Street expectations and hiked its revenue outlook for the year. Cloudflare  NET, +0.12% shares rallied about 21% after hours, following a 0.1% advance in the regular session to close at $58.43. The company reported a second-quarter loss … Read more

The Most Valuable Business on Earth Could Be Hiding Inside Amazon

Text size Amazon has created what is arguably one of the world’s best growth businesses. Thomas Samson/AFP via Getty Images Amazon Web Services just might be the most valuable business on Earth. And the most undervalued. Clearly, the optimistic view of the long-term potential of AWS isn’t reflected in the current valuation for Amazon.com stock … Read more

DocuSign Stock Tumbles on Cut to Outlook

Text size DocuSign reported fiscal first-quarter earnings well below Wall Street’s estimate. Tiffany Hagler-Geard/Bloomberg DocuSign (ticker: DOCU) shares are sharply lower in late trading Thursday after the e-signature company cut its guidance for the January 2023 fiscal year. DocuSign ’s business thrived during the pandemic, but has been slowing for the last couple of quarters. … Read more

Snowflake stock slides after earnings as company says macro issues are impacting some customer activity

Shares of Snowflake Inc. tumbled in after-hours trading Wednesday after the software company delivered a forecast for the current quarter that came in below expectations at the midpoint and acknowledged that some customers have consumed less than expected due to macroeconomic factors. The company posted a fiscal first-quarter net loss of $166 million, or 53 … Read more

Nvidia Reports Earnings Today. What to Expect.

Text size Nvidia recently said it was slowing down the pace of its hiring. Dreamstime Nvidia reports earnings after the close on Wednesday. While some analysts have expressed concerns over how weakness in the tech sector could impact the semiconductor maker, one analyst believes there may yet be a silver lining. Demand for data centers … Read more

Cloudflare stock drops more than 9% after outlook forecasts possible loss

Cloudflare Inc. shares dropped in the extended session Thursday after the cybersecurity company’s quarterly results slightly beat Wall Street expectations, but its bottom-line forecast for the current quarter indicated a possible miss in its next report. Cloudflare  NET, -13.93% shares fell more than 9% after hours, following a 14% drop in the regular session to … Read more

Microsoft Reports Earnings Today. Here’s What to Expect.

Text size Investors will be watching for news about Microsoft’s purchase of Activision Blizzard. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Microsoft ’s quarterly results are likely to show a continued run of strong growth, but the skies aren’t entirely clear. Figures for the software company’s fiscal third quarter which ended in March, are due after the close of … Read more

Nvidia Stock Gains on Upgrade. Ethereum Won’t Crash It the Way Bitcoin Did.

Text size Gamers compete at the ‘Nvidia’ booth during the Electronic Entertainment Expo E3 in Los Angeles. Christian Petersen/Getty Images Nvidia stock was rising Wednesday after it received an upgrade from analysts at New Street, who said their fears about crypto-related weakness had mostly played out and that the outlook for gaming and datacenters was … Read more