Snap Inc.

Snap executives sell $9 million worth of stock at first opportunity

Three of Snap Inc.’s top executives sold their first batch of company shares, picking up an estimated $9.3 million, according to federal disclosures.<p>Employees at the Snapchat maker became free Monday to sell shares awarded through options or other compensation plans.<p>Restrictions in place after the …

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3 Snap Executives Sold Nearly $10 Million in Stock on Monday

The lock-up pertaining to a large batch of <b>Snap</b> (NYSE: SNAP) shares expired on Monday. We're talking about nearly 800 million shares that were suddenly free to sell, so it's a wonder that shares held up so well. It was a rather busy trading day, with nearly 85 million shares changing hands, the …

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Snap's User Growth Is Trending in the Wrong Direction

User growth is critical for any growing social media company, and <b>Snap</b> (NYSE: SNAP) is failing to deliver on the market's expectations -- and giving strange, often contradictory explanations as to why that is.<p>In this clip from <i>Industry Focu</i><i>s</i>: <i>Tech</i>, analyst Dylan Lewis and senior tech specialist Evan …

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Snap executives run for the exit, sell over $9 Mln in stock

Investing.com - Snap Inc 's (NYSE:SNAP) executives have been rapidly selling their shares in the company since the lockup expired, on Monday.<p>Snap Inc …

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Sam Accidentally Posted Her Naked Boobs on Snapchat

WHOOPS!<p>Sam didn't realize her seemingly innocent Snapchat post reflected her bare chest until a good citizen told her... after taking a screenshot …

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Sell Snap, It Will Fall Another 20%: SunTrust | Investopedia

Fans of Snap Inc. (SNAP), the maker of the disappearing messaging app Snapchat, are far and few between with investors and many Wall Street analysts …

Markets

Snap Inc. Stock: Next Stop, $10? -- The Motley Fool

SunTrust initiates coverage of Snapchat's parent company with a sell rating and a $10 price target.<p>Snapchat's parent company is struggling to make …

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Here’s what Snap’s ‘bullish engulfing’ chart pattern means to a candlestick guru

Those who have been waiting for the right time to invest in Snap Inc. can get ready, and they can get set, but they should wait until the “go” signal flashes before they actually jump in.<p>That’s because although signs that suggest a downtrend has ended are necessary to flip to bullish from bearish, …

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Best celebrity wedding dresses of 2017: The brides who really wowed in white

Weddings are big business and there's nothing we like to do more than be privvy to celebrities and their nuptials.<p>Whether it's to get inspiration for …

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Snapchat, Undervalued Compared To Facebook And Twitter

Heavily profitable North American user base is often overlooked and gives SNAP a massive advantage over competitors such as Twitter.<p>SNAP can become a …

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Snap Stock Jumps as Company Gets a Rare Fan on Wall Street

Snap Inc (SNAP) stock traded up nearly 3% Tuesday morning after Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Kip Paulson upgraded the social media camera company to …

Tech Industry

How to Shazam on Snapchat

Shazam and Snapchat have collaborated and now you can use Shazam within Snapchat to recognise, discover and share music.<p>What does the blue tick on …

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Three things Snap needs to figure out before its next earnings report

Shares of the Los Angeles company that makes the Snapchat messaging app breached an all-time low Friday, following weaker-than-expected second …

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Snap's Marketing Expense Is Exploding

<b>Snap</b> (NYSE: SNAP) recently rolled out a self-serve platform for Snapchat ad buyers. But its second-quarter results show that the efficiencies of letting advertisers buy ads themselves haven't shown up in Snap's bottom line. In fact, Snap's sales and marketing expense in the second quarter climbed …

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Snap Streak: Another Hedge Fund Bails

The <b>Snap</b> (SNAP) drop streak continues. Appaloosa Management sold 100,000 shares of the social media company in the June-end quarter, according to 13F …

Business

How Snap Inc.'s Management Made a Bad Quarterly Report Worse -- The Motley Fool

With key metrics down by every measure, investors might have been hoping for comforting commentary on the earnings call. But no...<p>In this <i>Motley Fool</i> …

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Police: New York teen chokes mom’s ex-boyfriend to death after seeing him beat her

NEW YORK -- A woman's son allegedly choked his mother's ex-boyfriend to death Monday after spotting the man beating her inside their New York …

Crime

Snapchat Announces New Feature Which Revolutionizes Concert Snapchatting

Let’s face it. If you’re at a sports event, wedding, concert, graduation ceremony, music festival or pretty much any event worth remembering, there’s …

Music

Snap: Growth Hacking And Other Excuses

Snap released earnings last week which didn't meet the expectations of anyone looking for growth.<p>CEO Evan Spiegel discounted the company's lack of …

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How Many Years of Experience Will Qualify You for Your Tech Dream Job?

Job searching in the tech community often starts with a fairly small collection of the biggest names, from Google and Amazon to Facebook and Snap, …

Employment

Snap shares bounce off low; employees free to sell shares

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Snap Inc (SNAP.N) shares rebounded on Monday from a record low in a volatile trading session as big investors reported their stakes in the social media company and a wave of employees became eligible to sell their shares.<p>Snap rose 6.5 percent to end at $12.60 after falling to …

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Snap shares swing with IPO lock-up looming large

Snap shares traded choppily on Monday after some funds sold their stake in the disappearing message app owner, with a lock-up on the sale of shares …

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Photo app needs to rise from stock slump

I regret that everything I predicted about Snapchat is coming true. The selfie-obsessed video-sharing app beloved by a segment of celebrities and …

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Pastor Denies Report That He Wanted to Eat Nicki Minaj's Booty

Let he who has not told a female rapper he wanted to eat her booty on Instagram cast the first stone. That's how the old Bible passage goes, …

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Can M&A Snap The Pain Away?

Sources claim Google offered $30 billion price tag.<p>Currently stock is in free fall - down over 50%.<p>Future does not look bright if Snap tries to do it …

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What Crash? Snap Shares Rocket 8 Percent as Lockup Period Expires

Snap is headed for its best day since going public in March<p>When it comes to Snap Inc. — parent company of messaging app Snapchat — cue Matthew …

Entertainment

Snapchat's Spectacles Sales Are Dropping

Snap Inc’s wearable camera sunglasses, aptly titled Spectacles, launched with plenty of momentum and seem to be a hit among those who have already …

Photography

Behold, It's the Pikachu Snapchat Lens!

Hey, you hip young things, we know you're on the interwebs to update your Facebook profile and tweet a video of you eating a burger, and you may even …

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Snap shares swing wildly as employee share lock-up period expires

Snap shares swung wildly in early trading on Monday as the end of a lock-up on shares held by company employees caused a spate of activity around the …

Markets

Snap Proves Again Why Facebook Is King | Investopedia

<i>(Note: The author of this fundamental analysis is a financial writer and portfolio manager.)</i><p>Snap Inc. (SNAP), the parent of Snapchat, continues to …

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