New privacy bill would put major limits on targeted advertising – TechCrunch

A new bill seeks to dramatically reshape the online advertising landscape at the expense of companies like Facebook, Google, and data brokers who leverage deep personal information stores to make money from targeted advertising. The bill, the Surveillance Ad Ban Act, introduced by Representatives Anna Esho (R-CA) and Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) in the House and … Read more

Gillmor Gang: Director’s Cut – TechCrunch

Politics and technology are certainly strange companions. The Gang loves to talk about disruption and the fall of democracy, but forget it when I try to impress with live audio. This is understandable; We never talk about the little things until there’s a billionaire fight angle. So it was Jack Dorsey’s duel with Marc Andreessen … Read more

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IBKR) Beats Q4 Earnings Estimates

This story originally appeared on Zacks Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IBKR) reported quarterly earnings of $0.83 per share, topping Zacks Consensus’ estimate of $0.82 per share. This compares with earnings of $0.69 per share a year ago. These numbers are adjusted for non-recurring items. – Zacks This quarterly report represents a 1.22% earnings surprise. A … Read more

Will ETFs Suffer From Lower US Industrial Output in December?

The recent data on US industrial production appears to be disappointing as the exacerbation of COVID-19 cases from the Omicron variant affects the recovery of the US economy. According to data from the Federal Reserve recently, total industrial production fell 0.1% in December. A 0.3% decline was observed in industrial production in December. Going on, … Read more

Bank First Corporation (BFC) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates

This story originally appeared on Zacks Bank First Corporation (BFC) reported quarterly earnings of $1.46 per share, beating Zacks Consensus’ estimate of $1.39 per share. That compares with earnings of $1.49 per share a year ago. These numbers are adjusted for non-recurring items. – Zacks This quarterly report represents a 5.04% earnings surprise. A quarter … Read more

Fulton Financial (FULT) Q4 Earnings Meet Estimates

This story originally appeared on Zacks Fulton Financial (FULT) reported quarterly earnings of $0.37 per share, in line with Zacks Consensus’ estimate. This compares with earnings of $0.30 per share a year ago. These numbers are adjusted for non-recurring items. – Zacks A quarter ago, this financial holding company was expected to post earnings of … Read more

JB Hunt (JBHT) Tops Q4 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

This story originally appeared on Zacks JB Hunt (JBHT) reported quarterly earnings of $2.28 per share, beating Zacks Consensus’s estimate of $1.99 per share. That compares with earnings of $1.44 per share a year ago. These numbers are adjusted for non-recurring items. – Zacks This quarterly report represents a 14.57% earnings surprise. A quarter ago, … Read more

Progress Software (PRGS) Tops Q4 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

This story originally appeared on Zacks Progress Software (PRGS) earned quarterly earnings of $0.92 per share, beating Zacks Consensus’s estimate of $0.74 per share. This compares to earnings of $0.91 per share a year ago. These numbers are adjusted for non-recurring items. – Zacks This quarterly report represents a 24.32% earnings surprise. A quarter ago, … Read more