It’s fair to say that shares of Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP)have underperformed investors expectations since the IPO at the start of the year. . . Shares of the Snapchat owner are down by nearly 45% from its IPO price. That’s got to hurt!
But what’s snapping Snap Inc?
There are two main arguments for Snap Inc’s decline.
Earnings recently underperformed
Competition blame social media giant, Facebook Inc, and Instagram.
But beyond revenue misses the slowing user growth has also been a drag on the stock price. Snapchat added just 7 million Daily Active Users (DAUs) during the previous quarter, significantly lower than expectations (Source: amigobulls)
Snapchat is more popular with teenagers and this is seen as a positive for investors. Is it time to buy Snap Inc ? Comment below & share. Thanks.
There’s a war for talent in Pittsburgh’s surging autonomous car industry.
Pittsburgh has become the capital for self-driving car development, thanks to Carnegie Mellon’s leading robotics program.From Uber to Argo AI, & Aurora Innovation competition between self-driving car companies is driving the pay packages of computer vision graduates straight out of college up to $200,000. With so much hiring, it’s a good time to be a student at, Carnegie Mellon University.
Uber currently has 60 job openings there in its advanced technologies group, which houses the self-driving engineering team. A recent court memo revealed Google has spent $1.1 billion on it’s self-driving car program.
Angry Birds has come a long way… Nows your chance to own shares in the upcoming IPO.
Rovio, the Finnish company behind the popular mobile game ‘Angry Birds,’ has set the terms for an IPO that would value it at $1 billion. The mobile gaming company said on Friday that the initial price range for its Helsinki public offering would stand at €10.25 to €11.50 per share, equivalent to $12.24 to $13.73 per share.
The company has worked to develop other hit games while also leveraging the smash success of ‘Angry Birds,’ which it turned into a box office film. Revenue in its latest quarter increased 94% to €86.2 million.
Rovio plans to trade on the Nasdaq Helsinki — starting with the pre-list on September 29 and then on the official list on October 3 — under symbol ROVIO. Time to get out your chequebook!
U.S. News & World 2018 Report have just released its best colleges! How did your university perform? Who got the number one position? Read on to find out…
The Ivy League is well represented in the top 20, plus schools that are considered elite or prestigious. Read our fast & easy college guides below to discover information like : rankings, tuition, student reviews, & location. Save time for college planning.
Lets get started, here are the Top 20 US Best Colleges 2018!
ACT Inc, the maker of the United States’ most used college entrance exam, said on Thursday it has canceled the ACT exam scheduled for Saturday at some of its international test centers because of a leak of the test materials. Hurricanes also cause disruptions in the U.S.
The test has been rescheduled for affected students at overseas centers. No information about how the test materials were leaked has been announced at this point.The breach and cancellations were confined to specific international test centers.
The first of the new school year, the ACT was to be used by high school seniors applying to colleges this fall. Both the ACT and, the SAT, are used by thousands of U.S. colleges to help choose among millions of college applicants.
Hurricanes Harvey and now Irma have also lead to some ACT rescheduling in U.S. states such as Texas, Louisiana, and Florida.
There’s one thing almost every Ivy League college needs for 2017: a Facebook meme group!
The meme trend has swept the campuses of Harvard, Columbia, Princeton, Penn, Yale, UCLA, USC, Dartmouth … Some FB meme groups boast 40,000+ followers, drawing in a wider audience! But why are college memes suddenly so popular?
The groups allow freshmen to make friends, communicate and share contextual memes about specific colleges & the Ivy League Lifestyle! Memes about the Ivy League are also another way for students to make fun of rival schools… Like Harvard making fun of Yale. School rivalry isn’t exactly new to the Ivy League.
Here’s a list of some of the best Ivy League meme groups:
Times Higher Education World University Rankings have been released. The Ivy League universities once again feature in the top 10! But some just missed out… Here are the latest TOP 1O World University Rankings 2018:
1) University of Oxford
2) University of Cambridge
=3) California Institute of Technology
5) Massachusetts Institute of Technology
6) Harvard University
7) Princeton University
8)Imperial College London
9)University of Chicago
=10)University of Pennsylvania
=10) ETH Zurich – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
UPENN climbed from 13th position in 2017 to make the top 10, while University of Chicago improved one position higher from 2017, otherwise there was not much movement in the top 10 university rankings. Congrats to the TOP 10! Did your school make it? Comment below.
#NOTE: Here’s how the rest of the Ivy League performed: