Luis Zapatta

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Cia Hering tem queda de 20,7% no lucro líquido do 2ºtrimestre

A receita líquida da Cia Hering caiu 9,3% no segundo trimestre ante o segundo trimestre de 2014, para R$ 380,8 milhões<p>A <b>varejista de moda Cia Hering</b> …

ESPN has one killer advantage that will protect it from the death of cable

But in a post over at Stratechery, Ben Thompson lays out one simple reason why ESPN will probably be fine: They own basically everything.<p>The idea underwriting concerns about ESPN's future is that as the traditional TV bundle unravels, ESPN is going to lose subscribers and, as a result, see …

Media Industry

General Electric is following in Amazon's footsteps with a cloud for big factories

Now General Electric is hoping to do the same, with the announcement of its Predix Cloud, a cloud computing platform that wants to help power plants, factories, and industrial sites like Amazon did for the average Silicon Valley developer.<p>The issue, says GE VP of Software Bill Ruh, is that so …

General Electric

Twitter Shares Hit New Low Amid Old Concerns

By<p>Paul Vigna<p>Paul Vigna<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@paulvigna<p>Google+<p>Paul.Vigna@wsj.com<p>Twitter fell to a fresh all-time low on Wednesday, as enthusiasm on the Street for the social-media company continues to fade.<p>Twitter shares traded as low $28.59. That is well below its all-time high of $73.31, …

Social Media

Disney mixed earnings report bolstered by The Avengers

Disney reported quarterly earnings Tuesday that were mixed, exceeding earnings expectations but reporting revenues that fell short.<p>Disney (DIS) revenue was up5% from the same quarter a year ago, totaling $13.1 billion, but Wall Street analysts were expecting $13.2 billion.<p>It posted earnings of …

Thousands abandon homes as California fires spread

<b>Clearlake Oaks, California (CNN) —</b> The only force fiercer than a 100-square-mile wildfire was Joe Welz's impulse to protect his home.<p>Then came the moment when he relented: Welz turned his back on his home and evacuated.<p>It wasn't easy. He was ordered to evacuate Sunday, but he defied that order …

A Japanese clothing brand that got men to love shopping is becoming Gap's biggest threat

The brand, which has 1,500 stores around the world, is investing in an American expansion.<p>Meanwhile, Gap has fallen on hard times and recently announced it would lay off many people and shutter 175 stores.<p>A graph from Dadaviz illustrates Uniqlo's wild growth.<p>A Goldman Sachs study in 2013 noted that …