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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 […]

Discovery Bank’s complex pricing | Moneyweb

Discovery Bank’s complex pricing | Moneyweb

Discovery Bank’s monthly account fees compare fairly favourably with those of its rivals, especially when one looks at the prices of its bundled offerings. Its bundled Gold account (technically the Discovery Gold Card and Transaction Account) has a monthly account fee of R90, the bundled Platinum account costs R135 per month, and the bundled Black […]

Has Disney Finally Made Theme Park Prices Too High? | Nasdaq

Has Disney Finally Made Theme Park Prices Too High? | Nasdaq

Walt Disney (NYSE: DIS) has steadily increased prices at its U.S. theme parks. That’s led to revenue increases, but overall attendance has dropped. That drop may be intentional: Pricing is a lever Disney can use to control crowds, delivering a better experience for those who can afford it while maximizing revenue for the company. Still, while […]

Disney Aims to Own Sports Entertainment in the Age of Streaming | Yahoo! Finance

Disney Aims to Own Sports Entertainment in the Age of Streaming | Yahoo! Finance

The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE:DIS) released its third-quarter earnings report on Aug. 6 to generally negative reviews. Expectations had been high, with many analysts predicting a blowout quarter driven by record box office receipts. Alas, Disney disappointed on both the top and bottom lines. Unsurprisingly, the market took the news poorly, driving shares down nearly […]

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 […]

What a “Price Vocabulary” Is, and Why Companies Need One | Harvard Business Review

What a “Price Vocabulary” Is, and Why Companies Need One | Harvard Business Review

The next time you visit a Costco warehouse store, observe the price tags. In addition to showing the cost of an item, Costco’s price tags encode unique information. The price endings, such as $8.99 versus $8.97, convey special meanings to the subset of shoppers who are literate in Costco’s price vocabulary. As one example, when […]

CarOffer: Instant wholesale trade platform can reverse margin compression | Auto Remarketing

CarOffer: Instant wholesale trade platform can reverse margin compression | Auto Remarketing

The company said that through its patent-pending dealer-to-dealer transaction marketplace called Matrix, the platform allows dealers to acquire retail-ready upstream inventory with confidence. “It is a revolutionary new way to both acquire and liquidate inventory instantly,” CarOffer said in a news release. The company says that for dealerships, CarOffer eliminates the guesswork and much of […]

Disney strategy could limit Netflix pricing power, hurting long-term [video] | CNBC

Disney strategy could limit Netflix pricing power, hurting long-term [video] | CNBC

Disney probably isn’t going to kill Netflix by stealing subscribers. But it may give it a chronic illness. Disney announced Wednesday it will bundle Disney+, ad-supported Hulu and ESPN+ together for $12.99 per month. That’s the same price as Netflix charges for its standard plan. While tempting to ask “will consumers rather have Disney’s bundle […]

Theme Parks Fail Disney at the Worst Possible Time | The Motely Fool

Theme Parks Fail Disney at the Worst Possible Time | The Motely Fool

Use the Force A brutal summer heatwave and tourism-snuffing political tension have been challenging for Disney, but the House of Mouse also pulled some strings to swap quantity for quality when it comes to revenue-generating guests this summer. Disney raises ticket prices every year, but this has been a rare case with double-digit percentage hikes […]

Disney Confirms Disney+, ESPN+ & Hulu Bundle Pricing | CBR

Disney Confirms Disney+, ESPN+ & Hulu Bundle Pricing | CBR

A rumored media package bundling Hulu, Disney+ and ESPN+ was confirmed today by Disney CEO Bob Iger during the company’s quarterly earnings call. The bundle will be available for purchase on Nov. 12, the same day the Disney+ streaming service launches, and will be priced at $12.99 per month. Rumors of the media bundle first […]