on July 30, 2018
Facebook’s stock has taken a nosedive, wiping out about $120bn in market value. The plunge comes after earnings fell short of expectations following a series of scandals. The company’s profit still surpassed those of the previous year, but it was the first time since 2015 that Facebook’s profits failed to meet performance estimates. Al Jazeera’s Kristen Saloomey reports from New York.
on July 30, 2018
The research director of Manhattan Venture Partners tells Reuters’ Fred Katayama why investors should not treat FAANG as a group but rather, view members individually.
on July 26, 2018
US tech giant Alphabet seems to be doing very well regardless of the fines it has been hit with. It’s second quarter profits have beaten analysts’ estimates. Revenues at Google’s parent company rose sharply in the three months to June and that’s despite a huge fine levied by European regulators. We speak to Santosh Rao, Head of Research at Manhattan Venture Partners.
on June 19, 2018
Santosh Rao, head of research at Manhattan Venture Partners, discusses the surge in share price for newly-listed tech companies. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Jonathan Ferro on “Bloomberg Markets: The Open.” (Source: Bloomberg)
on April 30, 2018
Hundreds of Indonesian motorcycle taxi drivers have taken to the streets. The so-called ‘ojek’ drivers are demanding higher pay, as the ride-hailing firms they work for keep slashing prices to lure customers and gain bigger market share in Southeast Asia. Liz Maddock has more. The Head of Research at Manhattan Venture Partners, Santosh Rao joins us from New York.
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