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Salesforce: One Of The Better Software Companies On The Planet But Perhaps Not The Best Investment In The Software Space
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Salesforce Stacks Its Deck Beyond CRM
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Cramer: Don't let sellers freak you out. The market's often wrong
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Jim Cramer used Salesforce's stock to highlight the market's irrationality after a recent tech sell-off.
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Cloud Computing Services, Google Inc
Jungle Disk Buys Canadian Data Backup Service for QuickBooks Online
XconomyDavid Holley
San Antonio—Data backup company Jungle Disk has acquired an online data backup service for users of QuickBooks Online—a move toward offering backup support for more software-as-a-service (Saas) products. Jungle Disk already sells small businesses an encrypted file backup service for laptops, desktops,...
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Salesforce.com
What Your CEO Is Reading: Mind the Mindful Boss; Graphic Designing for Disaster; LinkedIn Photo Critique
The Wall Street JournalTom Loftus
Your CEO requests your presence in the mindfulness room. What is the sound of one hand clapping? For more and more employees that sound resembles the keyboard ‘click’ as they accept their boss’s Google Calendar request for a group mediation session. As...
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Accounting, Enterprise Software
Salesforce: One Of The Better Software Companies On The Planet But Perhaps Not The Best Investment In The Software Space
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Summary Salesforce announced the results of its fiscal Q3 last week. The company achieved strong results, particularly in terms of both bookings and earnings. The company provided somewhat conservative guidance and the shares, after making all-time highs, have retreated a bit. The...
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Cloud Computing Services, Facebook Inc
Salesforce Stacks Its Deck Beyond CRM
Seeking AlphaVirginia Backaitis
Summary Salesforce beat analysts’ estimates for Q3 by a solid $30 million ($2.68 billion relative to consensus estimate of $2.65 billion), representing 25% growth year over year. Revenues in Salesforce’s newer clouds and its platform grew 25-40% suggesting that management knows what...
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Accenture, Salesforce.com
Arianna Huffington’s Thrive Global raises $30M so you can work less and sleep more
TechCrunchKatie Roof
Arianna Huffington wants you to work smarter, not harder. She believes a corporate mentality that rewards burning the midnight oil is actually reducing productivity, by causing burnout. Lack of sleep could be costing the U.S. economy $411 billion per year, it turns...
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Health Insurance, Salesforce.com
Meditation Brings Calm to CEOs
The Wall Street JournalJoann S. Lublin
Nearly every workday afternoon, E.V. “Rick” Goings disappears for 20 minutes whether he is traveling or behind closed doors of his corner office. The chief executive of Tupperware Brands Corp. TUP 0.48% presses his palms together to start a regimen he has...
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Salesforce.com: The Reality Of Aggressive Growth
Seeking AlphaBeulah Meriam K.
Summary Salesforce.com has once again reported a stellar revenue growth quarter, but the reality may not be apparent to investors. High valuation multiples and growth expectations put the company in a precarious position in the long term. Is Salesforce.com merely prolonging the...
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International Focus Paying Off For Salesforce.com
Seeking AlphaSramana Mitra
Summary Revenue from Americas grew 18% to $1.9 billion while Europe grew 46% to $493 million and Asia Pacific grew 24% to $258 million. Americas still accounts for 72% of total revenue (compared to 74% a year ago) while Europe and Asia...
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Salesforce's stock slips, but flood of analyst boost price targets
MarketWatchTomikilgore
Shares of Salesforce.com Inc. fell 2% in morning trade Wednesday, as a downbeat fourth-quarter outlook offset a third-quarter profit and sales beat, but the customer relationship management company received a flood of price target increases by Wall Street analysts. Of the 46...
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