Bolstered by a strong holiday shopping season, online auction giant EBay reported
record fourth-quarter revenue of US$219.4 million and pro forma net income of
$38.5 million, easily beating analyst expectations. The quarter was the 13th consecutive
profitable one for the company. For all of 2001,...
Many of the top e-commerce companies are enjoying a happy holiday season, with
Internet heavyweights Yahoo! and Amazon among the sites enjoying significant
sales gains. Yahoo! said its sales volume surged more than 86 percent during the
post-Thanksgiving buying period over last year's levels. Ama...
In the Nasdaq's annual house-cleaning of the Nasdaq-100 Index -- a key tracking stock
that provides a barometer for the Nasdaq as a whole -- a number of flagging technology
stocks were swept out the door. "It shows the disfavor that some of these tech stocks have
undergone in the past year," Bear...