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Managing Editor, U.S. Company News — Bloomberg News
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Managing editor, U.S. company news at Bloomberg. Dad, husband, open-water swimmer. New Yorker by way of SF. Sometimes I take pictures of food. Tweets my own.

FedEx Saying We’re No UPS Fails to Erase Stock Slump

bloomberg.com — Minutes after UPS sent its stock tumbling with a surprise warning that fourth-quarter profit was cut by surging costs, FedEx took an unusual step. The competing package-delivery company issued a succinct statement meant to reassure investors: We're sticking with our forecast for 2015 profit.

Sprint, T-Mobile merger collapse may not be such a great deal after all

seattletimes.com — Originally published August 7, 2014 at 4:24 PM | Page modified August 7, 2014 at 4:42 PM "Consumers Win," shouted the subject line of the email that rushed into reporters' inboxes soon after the news emerged that Sprint was abandoning its bid for T-Mobile US. Combining the third- and fourth-biggest U.S.

Sprint’s Abandoned T-Mobile Bid a Consumer Win? Depends

bloomberg.com — "Consumers Win," shouted the subject line of the e-mail that rushed into reporters' inboxes soon after the news emerged that Sprint Corp. (S) was abandoning its bid for T-Mobile US Inc. (TMUS) Combining the third- and fourth-biggest U.S. mobile-phone companies would have meant higher prices and less competition in the wireless market, according to Free Press, a Washington-based consumer-advocacy group.

Google Actively Considering Acquisitions Uses ‘Toothbrush’ Test

bloomberg.com — Google Inc. (GOOG) is actively on the lookout for acquisitions, using what it calls the "toothbrush test" to determine whether a potential target provides a service that is used once or twice a day.

NetApp Plans Job Cuts While Paying Dividend, Buying Shares

bloomberg.com — NetApp Inc. (NTAP), the data-storage company under pressure from an activist investor to boost shareholder value, said it's cutting jobs and planning to return cash through stock buybacks and dividends. The company increased its stock-repurchase program by $1.6 billion, bringing the total to $3 billion over three years.

Sheryl Sandberg Top Paid at Facebook With $26.2 Million in 2012

bloomberg.com — Facebook Inc. (FB) Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg received $26.2 million in compensation last year, making her the highest paid executive at the world's largest social-networking service for a second straight year. Sandberg's compensation includes $25.6 million in stock awards, salary of $321,128 and a $276,730 bonus, according to a regulatory filing yesterday.

Tech Blog: Tech Scene, Trends, People & Culture

Jan 28, 2015

Becoming a fan of Benner on Tech. Read to the end: A for Apple! B for Yahoo! C for Microsoft. @ktbenner $aapl $yhoo bloombergview.com/articles/2015-…

Jan 28, 2015

@BettyWLiu and I on Yahoo's challenges and Apple's blowout qtr on @bloombergtv (and btw don't we look great on the new Bloomberg website?)

Jan 28, 2015

Boeing reported core per-share earnings of $2.31, beating estimates by 21 cents. #Boeing The stock rose more than 3% in pre-market trading.

Jan 27, 2015

RT @sarahfrier: Apple's quarterly PROFIT is equal to the GDP of Yemen, the debt of Detroit, and other fun things: bloom.bg/1yLODxU via @satariano

Jan 27, 2015

RT @business: A half-dozen high-profile movies get picked up at Sundance bloom.bg/1CeJW2e http://t.co/GuuKF7kgNr

Jan 27, 2015

RT @brianwomack: Wall Street lovin' Yahoo's Alibaba move. The core business? Not so great.... bloom.bg/1JZ1w9Q

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