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AMD Reports Q2 2019 Market Share as Intel Sticks to Its Guns on Pricing | ExtremeTech

AMD Reports Q2 2019 Market Share as Intel Sticks to Its Guns on Pricing | ExtremeTech

Over the past month, AMD let fly with two-thirds of its 7nm product lineup. Both the desktop and server spaces have now been refreshed with 7nm CPUs. Intel’s response? Meh. Let’s do the market share data first. Heading into Q2, AMD has a series of pushes and drags on its market performance. Positive factors include […]

Martin Marietta achieves record revenues, gross profit, adjusted EBITDA in Q2 2019 | Aggregates Manager

Martin Marietta achieves record revenues, gross profit, adjusted EBITDA in Q2 2019 | Aggregates Manager

Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. reports having achieved record revenues, gross profit, and adjusted EBITDA in the second quarter of 2019. Aggregates shipments increased 10 percent, and pricing momentum continued with gains across all building materials product lines. Highlights from Q2 2019 include: Total revenues of $1.279 billion compared to $1.202 billion in Q2 2018; Products and […]

Hertz and Avis Double Down on Ridehailing Strategy | Skift

Hertz and Avis Double Down on Ridehailing Strategy | Skift

Car rental companies Hertz and Avis have been investing in technology and alternative services to weather the advent of ridehailing apps. Although the efforts are still in early stages, they show signs of growing success. The Hertz Corporation posted solid results Wednesday for the second quarter of 2019, driven by increased pricing from its three […]

Airfare and Hotel Prices Will Stabilize in 2020, Study Says | Travel Market Report

Airfare and Hotel Prices Will Stabilize in 2020, Study Says | Travel Market Report

After a year of rising airfares and hotel rates, travel industry pricing will level off next year, according to a report conducted by CWT (formerly Carlson Wagonlit Travel) and the Global Business Travel Association. “We believe that prices are set to slow down in 2020,” Christophe Renard, vice president of CWT Solutions, said at a […]

Who wins and who loses when airlines form alliances? | Futurity

Who wins and who loses when airlines form alliances? | Futurity

Passengers who combine two aligned carriers when making an overseas trip will see savings—but those traveling nonstop between international hubs may face higher costs due to lost competition from alliances, a new study shows. “On the pricing side, alliances have both an upside and a downside,” says lead author, Jan Brueckner, professor of economics at […]

Have Mergers Created Monopoly Power in the Airline Industry? | View from the Wing

Have Mergers Created Monopoly Power in the Airline Industry? | View from the Wing

While there’s certainly been consolidation in the airline industry as America West acquired US Airways and then American; Delta acquired Northwest; Continental acquired United; Southwest acquired AirTran and Alaska Airlines acquired Virgin America this hasn’t led to higher prices for consumers. Government should remove barriers to competition, but it’s a stretch to suggest that the […]

Sorry Folks, AMD RX Pricing Drop Didn’t Sucker NVIDIA Into Anything | Futurum

Sorry Folks, AMD RX Pricing Drop Didn’t Sucker NVIDIA Into Anything | Futurum

What Happened: Recent media speculation, specifically an article featured on Tech Spot, has made claims that AMD orchestrated a strategic move on NVIDIA, forcing the company to cut prices on their new RTX 2060 and 2070 Supers.  The thesis of the article is built on a brief history of events starting with when AMD launched […]

AMD exec: Nvidia fell for our double bluff | Ars Technica

AMD exec: Nvidia fell for our double bluff | Ars Technica

Earlier this month, AMD Radeon VP Scott Herkelman tweeted a single, cryptic word: jebaited. If you’re not a big Twitch person, that probably doesn’t mean much to you. Thankfully, Herkelman made it clear for the rest of us a week later, when he appeared on HotHardware’s 2.5 Geeks podcast to talk about the Radeon 5700 launch. […]

Nvidia Should Not Wage A Price War Against AMD – Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) | Seeking Alpha

Nvidia Should Not Wage A Price War Against AMD – Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) | Seeking Alpha

Against both Intel (INTC) and Nvidia (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) has used a low pricing strategy to gain market share. At least versus Intel, this strategy has served AMD well. Selling between twice and three times of AMD’s price levels, Intel has lost more than 8% CPU market share to AMD for the last […]

4 ways to rethink airline RM in a personalised world | EyeforTravel

4 ways to rethink airline RM in a personalised world | EyeforTravel

Travel suppliers were early adopters of analytical tools for demand forecasting and pricing, but the drive to personalisation is making RM work harder. Tom Bacon explains Revenue management (RM) has certainly always been highly quantitative – requiring unique statistical and business-analytical skills to optimise use of sophisticated systems. Today, however, personalisation drives RM to ever-higher […]