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Roku is planning a big advertising push

Hi and welcome to Insider Advertising for April 9. I'm senior advertising reporter Lauren Johnson, and here's what's going on:Roku hunts for agencies.Klarna's influencer council.TikTok beauty trends.If this email was forwarded to you, sign up here for your daily insider's guide to advertising and media.Tips, comments, suggestions? Drop me a line at [email protected] or on Twitter at @LaurenJohnson. Roku, Nasdaq sign Reuters Roku is looking for a new ad agency to...
Tags: Apple, UK, Media, China, Advertising, US, Newsletter, Trends, Netflix, Sony, Roku, Influencer Marketing, Skincare, Klarna, Newsletters, Sebastian Siemiatkowski


9% of US teens say they have traded cryptocurrencies - and 81% of those are male, a Piper Sandler survey finds

A growing number of institutions are warming to bitcoin. NurPhoto/Getty Images 9% of US teens claim they've traded cryptocurrencies, according to a Piper Sandler survey. 81% of those teens who trade crypto were males. Most crypto exchanges require investors to be 18 or older to open an account. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. A small fraction of US teens have traded cryptocurrencies, according to a new survey from Piper Sandler. In a recent st...
Tags: Apple, US, Trends, Markets, Crypto, Coinbase, Kraken, Piper Sandler, Emily Graffeo, Cryptocurrency Analysis, MI Exclusive, Bitcoin Retail Activity, Bitcoin Teen, Teen Cryptocurrency Investing, How To Buy Bitcoin


Snap acquires Fit Analytics, a fitting technology startup, to double down on fashion and e-commerce

“Snap, Inc. is a camera company,” Snap notes on its homepage, and while a lot of its effort up to now have been about using that camera ethos to help people share images of their lives with their social circles on its flagship app Snapchat, today the company made an acquisition to further that camera reach in another direction: selling fashion and more generally, e-commerce and shopping. Snap today confirmed that it has acquired Fit Analytics, a startup based in Berlin that has built technology ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Social, Fundings & Exits, Europe, Instagram, Finance, Berlin, US, Tech, Analytics, Beijing, Ralph Lauren, Snap, PitchBook


Snap is taking a significant step into fashion e-commerce with its acquisition of Fit Analytics

“Snap, Inc. is a camera company,” Snap notes on its homepage, and while a lot of it effort up to now have been about using that camera ethos to help people share images of their lives with their social circles, today the company made an acquisition to further that camera reach in another direction: selling fashion and more generally, e-commerce and shopping. The company today confirmed that it has acquired Fit Analytics, a startup based in Berlin that has built technology to help shoppers find t...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Social, Fundings & Exits, Europe, Instagram, Finance, Berlin, US, Tech, Analytics, Beijing, Ralph Lauren, Snap, PitchBook


Lumber prices have skyrocketed 140% over the last year, but the economy might not be able to handle further increases in 2021, a chief market technician says

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Lumber prices have soared nearly 140% over the last year as the best-performing commodity. Piper Sandler chief market technician Craig Johnson told Insider the charts show prices could gain 35% in the next year. But he added that the economy may "stub its toe" as commodity prices outpace the rise in other aspects of the market, like wages. Watch Lumber Futures trade live here.Lumber prices have been on a tear in the last year but the broader economy may not be...
Tags: Trends, Markets, Commodities, Johnson, Justin Sullivan Getty, Craig Johnson, Economic Outlook, Piper Sandler, Emily Graffeo, Lumber Prices, US housing boom, US economic outlook, MI Exclusive, Lumber futures, Lumber Shortage, Coronavirus Housing Boom


Is Tesla worth a trillion dollars? You bet, says a Minnesota analyst

A Piper Sandler analyst makes an aggressive call on Tesla, just like one did on Apple in the early 2000s.
Tags: Apple, Minnesota, Tesla, Piper Sandler


Social media stocks dip amid GameStop-Reddit frenzy. Why two top names could fall further

Facebook shares could fall another 14% if they breach one key level on the stock's chart, Piper Sandler senior technical research...
Tags: Facebook, Reddit, Piper Sandler


C3.ai shares climb after launch of 'Ex Machina' predictive analytics application

Tom Siebel, CEO of the artificial intelligence firm C3.ai. Courtesy C3.ai C3.ai announced the launch of a no-code predictive analytics application on Wednesday. Shares climbed as much as 11% on the news, pushing the company's market cap over $15 billion. The AI company's shares have now jumped over 370% since its December IPO mid-range price. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. C3.ai shares climbed as much as 11% on Wednesday, continuing the company's ...
Tags: Ipo, Trends, Goldman, Cto, Ex Machina, Raytheon, Machina, Con Edison, Tom Siebel, Chris Brownlee, Piper Sandler, Ed Abbo, Will Daniel, Opening Bell C3


Arcturus Therapeutics plummets 53% after analyst downgrades following COVID-19 vaccine trial updates

A scientist at RNA medicines company Arcturus Therapeutics researches a vaccine for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) at a laboratory in San Diego. Reuters Arcturus Therapeutics fell as much as 53% to $40 on Tuesday, extending its losses for a second straight day after Wall Street was disappointed with the medical company's COVID-19 vaccine updates. Analysts from Barclays, Raymond James, and Baird all downgraded their ratings for Arcturus on Tuesday. Arcturus released clinical and preclinica...
Tags: Trends, Markets, Barclays, San Diego, Stocks, Stock Market, Morningstar, Raymond James, Baird, Arcturus Therapeutics, Rahimi, Arcturus, Yasmeen Rahimi, ARCT, Piper Sandler, COVID


Jon Ossoff is betting that TikTok can boost young voters in Georgia's heated runoff race - and his chances don't look bad

Democrat candidate for Senate Jon Ossoff has joined TikTok as he campaigns for his January 5 runoff election against Republican Sen. David Perdue. Spencer Platt/Getty Images, Jon Ossoff/TikTok Democrat Jon Ossoff, who is less than a month away from his runoff election against incumbent Republican Sen. David Perdue, is now using TikTok to reach young voters. Over the past week, Ossoff gained more than 110,000 followers, posting videos that encouraged people in Georgia to register to vote by...
Tags: Politics, News, Minnesota, Washington, Senate, China, Boston, US, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Snapchat, House, Dc, Biden, Donald Trump


Tech is revolutionizing the old-school legal industry. How law firms are partnering up to cut costs and the startups set to benefit.

Samantha Lee/Business Insider The legal industry is seeking to streamline efficiency and meet client demands by using startups or building up their own tech.  Business Insider is tracking the latest innovations across the legal industry.   Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated virtually every industry's path to digitize and the notoriously old-school world of law is no exception.Legal firms are demanding more innovation in a bid to ...
Tags: Law, US, Trends, Andreessen, Netflix, Silicon Valley, Lazard, Wolters Kluwer, Bessemer Venture Partners, Docusign, Dla Piper, Baker McKenzie, Mintz, Bessemer Venture, Georgian Partners, Bloomberg Law


DoorDash just publicly filed its paperwork to go public, revealing a nearly $150 million loss this year amid the COVID delivery boom

Kimberly White/Getty Images for TechCrunch DoorDash released its filing to go public on Friday morning.  The delivery company said in the filing that, in the first nine months of 2020, it generated a $149 million loss on revenue of $1.9 billion, compared to a $667 million loss on $587 million in revenue the year before.  "Helping brick-and-mortar businesses compete, succeed, and flourish in these rapidly changing times is the core problem we are trying to solve," CEO Tony Xu wrote in a le...
Tags: California, Ipo, US, San Francisco, Trends, Bloomberg, Jp Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Palantir, Cnbc, Securities And Exchange Commission, Doordash, UBS Investment Bank, William Blair, Tony Xu, Xu


'Another major step forward': Here's what 6 Wall Street analysts had to say after Tesla's earnings beat expectations

Reuters Tesla's third-quarter earnings report beat expectations on multiple key metrics including cash flow and gross margins. The electric vehicle automaker also reiterated its goal of 500,000 deliveries in 2020, a statement many analysts were anticipating before the report. Shares of Tesla soared nearly 5% at the market open on Thursday.Here's what six Wall Street analysts had to say about Tesla's third-quarter earnings report. Watch Tesla trade live here.Tesla's third-quarter earnings r...
Tags: Energy, Electric Vehicle, China, Trends, Markets, Tesla, Credit Suisse, Gm, TSLA, Goldman Sachs, Elon, Jpmorgan, Ev, Wedbush, RBC Capital Markets, Wedbush Securities


Revolutionizing the old-school legal industry: How law firms are using new tech to cut costs and the startups set to benefit

Samantha Lee/Business Insider The legal industry is seeking to streamline efficiency and meet client demands by using startups or building up their own tech.  Business Insider is tracking the latest innovations across the legal industry.   Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated virtually every industry's path to digitize and the notoriously old-school world of law is no exception.Legal firms are demanding more innovation in a bid to...
Tags: Law, US, Trends, Andreessen, Netflix, Lazard, Bessemer Venture Partners, Dla Piper, Mintz, Bloomberg Law, Samantha Lee, Piper Sandler, BI Graphics


We Are Social’s Monday Mashup #511

Instagram turns 10A whole decade has passed since everyone’s favourite photo-sharing app burst onto the social scene. To celebrate, Instagram has launched several new features, including a private “Stories Map” which offers a retrospective of the Stories you’ve shared over the last three years, custom app icons that allow users to opt between a range of icons in varying colours, and wellbeing updates. Our Global Head of Cultural Insights, Lore Oxford, reflected on the app’s achievements in T...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Twitter, London, Instagram, Time, Seo, Snapchat, Netflix, Oxford, Brazil, Mashup, Carnaby Street, United States India, Facebook Portal, Google Stories


Gen Z Spending

For several years we’ve been reporting on the teen buying habits study from investment bank Piper Sandler. This is the 40th semi-annual Taking Stock With Teens® survey in partnership with DECA. The teens surveyed averaged 15.8 years old. Why should small business owners care about teenagers? Because they contribute about $830 billion to annual U.S. retail sales. There’s no question, says Piper Sandler, that the Fall 2020 survey was “impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.” Overall teen spending is do...
Tags: Amazon, Business, Pinterest, Trends, Netflix, Piper, Right Now, Alena Ozerova Shutterstock, Piper Sandler, Racial Equality Black Lives Matter


Teens are obsessed with Shein, a Chinese fast-fashion retailer that has more than 13 million Instagram followers and no store footprint

Guests attend Shein Summer Pop Up Preview Evening on May 23, 2019 in London, England. Dave Benett/Getty Images for SHEIN Shein, a Chinese fast-fashion retailer, is taking off with American teens. It came in second on a ranking of upper-income teens' favorite websites, according to Piper Sandler's "Taking Stock With Teens" survey.  Shein has said that it adds 500 new fashion items to its website every day.  Some of its recent products have faced backlash, however. Visit Business Insider's h...
Tags: Amazon, Instagram, Trends, Middle East, Buddhist, Nanjing, London England, Shein, South China Morning Post, PacSun, Dave Benett Getty, Nabela Noor, Europe America Australia, Madeline Stone, Piper Sandler, SHEIN Shein


Teens are embracing thrift stores, and it could be a wakeup call for retailers like TJ Maxx and Macy's

Walmart announced a partnership with ThredUp in May. Walmart More teens say they're buying and selling clothing secondhand, according to Piper Sandler's latest "Taking Stock With Teens" survey. Thrift stores and secondhand e-commerce marketplaces are taking market share away from off-price retailers like TJ Maxx as well as major department stores like Macy's and Nordstrom.  The resale market is exploding as awareness around fashion's impact on the environment grows.  Visit Business Insider...
Tags: Europe, Nordstrom, Trends, Walmart, Gucci, Levi, Tj Maxx, Macy, United Nations Economic Commission, Madeline Stone, Piper Sandler, Macy s. Walmart, GlobalData Retail This


Chick-fil-A is once again teens' favorite fast-food chain in America

Teens love Chick-fil-A. Chick-fil-A Chick-fil-A is teens' favorite fast-food chain in the US, according to Piper Sandler's biannual survey.  The chicken chain has topped rankings of Gen Z's favorite restaurants for years.  Chick-fil-A's sales are exploding, with revenue growing more than 20% in 2019.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Chick-fil-A is — once again — teens' favorite restaurant chain in the US. The chicken chain snagged the top spot as Gen Z's favorite restau...
Tags: UK, US, America, Trends, Canada, Lgbtq, Business Insider, Chick, Kate Taylor, Mark Kalinowski, Piper Sandler, Chick fil A Kalinowski Equity Research


Law firms are using new tech to cut costs. Here are the startups set to benefit — and what it means for the future of legal careers.

Samantha Lee/Business Insider The legal industry is seeking to streamline efficiency and meet client demands by using startups or building up their own tech.  Business Insider is tracking the latest innovations across the legal industry.   Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.  The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated virtually every industry's path to digitize and the notoriously old-school world of law is no exception.Legal firms are demanding more innovation in a bid to...
Tags: Law, US, Trends, Andreessen, Netflix, Lazard, Bessemer Venture Partners, Dla Piper, Mintz, Bloomberg Law, Samantha Lee, Piper Sandler, BI Graphics


Law firms are using new tech to cut costs. These are the startups set to benefit — and what it means for the future of legal careers.

Samantha Lee/Business Insider The legal industry is seeking to streamline efficiency and meet client demands by using startups or building up their own tech.  Business Insider is tracking the latest innovations across the legal industry.   Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.  The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated virtually every industry's path to digitize and the notoriously old-school world of law is no exception.Legal firms are demanding more innovation in a bid to...
Tags: Law, US, Trends, Andreessen, Netflix, Lazard, Bessemer Venture Partners, Dla Piper, Mintz, Bloomberg Law, Samantha Lee, Piper Sandler, BI Graphics


The father-son billionaires behind online used-car seller Carvana saw their fortunes soar $5 billion in a day as the company projects record profits

Ernest Garcia III is the CEO of Carvana. Brendan McDermid/Reuters Ernie Garcia II and Ernest Garcia III, the father-son team behind online used-vehicle sales platform Carvana, saw $5 billion added to their net worths on Tuesday as the company posted record profits. The coronavirus pandemic put used cars in high demand as Americans seek to avoid public transit, Piper Sandler analyst Alexander Potter wrote Tuesday, per Bloomberg. The trend helped Carvana shares rise nearly 140% from the star...
Tags: Transportation, Life, Cars, US, Trends, Bloomberg, Billionaires, Used Cars, Billionaire, Garcia, Garcias, Arts & Culture, Carvana, Alexander Potter, Ernie Garcia, Piper Sandler


Law firms are using new tech to cut costs. These are the startups set to benefit — and what it means for the future of legal careers.

Samantha Lee/Business Insider The legal industry is seeking to streamline efficiency and meet client demands by using startups or building up their own tech.  Business Insider is tracking the latest innovations across the legal industry.   Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.  The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated virtually every industry's path to digitize and the notoriously old-school world of law is no exception.Legal firms are demanding more innovation in a bid to...
Tags: US, Trends, Andreessen, Netflix, Lazard, Bessemer Venture Partners, Dla Piper, Mintz, Bloomberg Law, Law & Order, Samantha Lee, Piper Sandler, BI Graphics


Netflix gained $25 billion in market cap after a survey found subscribers plan to stick around after the pandemic

Netflix Netflix shares jumped 12% on Wednesday, boosting the video-streaming giant's market capitalization by more than $25 billion.The stock-price surge came after a Piper Sandler survey of streaming and cable TV subscribers found that 41% plan to remain Netflix users after lockdown rules are lifted, compared to 28% for Amazon Prime Video and 17% for Disney Plus.A second poll found that most Netflix users would be willing to pay more for the service.The surveys suggest that Netflix wil...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Disney, Trends, Netflix, Netflix Netflix, David Baron, Piper Sandler, Theron Mohamed


Chinese Tesla rival Nio wants to lower the price of owning an EV by selling cars and leasing their batteries

On Thursday, Chinese electric vehicle maker Nio announced plans for a "battery as a service" option with its cars.  The company will let buyers lease their batteries for about $150 per month, lowering the purchase price of the car.  Customers will have access to battery-swap locations and chargers throughout China, Nio said.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Nio, a Chinese electric automaker, has a new pricing structure for its cars and charging network that could help lowe...
Tags: Europe, China, Trends, Tesla, NIO, Alexander Potter, CATL, Tesla of China, Piper Sandler, William Bin Li


Microsoft's shown a sudden appetite for big acquisitions. From Twilio to VMware, here are 10 companies experts think it could try to acquire that aren't TikTok. (MSFT)

As Microsoft attempts to acquire viral video app TikTok's US operations, analysts speculated on a few other names that might be on the tech titan's shopping list. The list of 10 potential Microsoft acquisitions includes Dropbox, Slack, Twilio, Docusign and VMware, which Dell is considering spinning out, plus startups Mmhmm and Superhuman. Keep in mind, Microsoft's largest acquisition to date was its $26.2 billion LinkedIn deal, and while it appears Microsoft might be willing to pay more for Ti...
Tags: Google, Microsoft, US, Trends, Linkedin, Cisco, London Stock Exchange, European Union, Dell, Sequoia Capital, Signal, Amazon Web Services, Twilio, Phil Libin, Vmware, Crowdstrike


Here are 10 companies experts think Microsoft could try to acquire, including Slack, Twilio, and VMware (MSFT)

As Microsoft attempts to acquire viral video app TikTok's US operations, analysts speculated on a few other names that might be on the tech titan's shopping list. The list of 10 potential Microsoft acquisitions includes Dropbox, Slack, Twilio, Docusign and VMware, which Dell is considering spinning out, plus startups Mmhmm and Superhuman. Keep in mind, Microsoft's largest acquisition to date was its $26.2 billion LinkedIn deal, and while it appears Microsoft might be willing to pay more for Ti...
Tags: Google, Microsoft, US, Trends, Linkedin, Cisco, London Stock Exchange, European Union, Dell, Sequoia Capital, Signal, Amazon Web Services, Twilio, Phil Libin, Vmware, Crowdstrike


Here are 7 companies experts think Microsoft could try to acquire aside from TikTok — including Slack, Twilio, and Dell's VMware spin-off (MSFT)

As Microsoft attempts to acquire viral video app TikTok's US operations, analysts speculated on a few other names that might be on the tech titan's shopping list. The list of seven potential Microsoft acquisitions includes Dropbox, Slack, Twilio, Docusign and VMware, which Dell is considering spinning out, plus startups Mmhmm and Superhuman. Keep in mind, Microsoft's largest acquisition to date was its $26.2 billion LinkedIn deal, and while it appears Microsoft might be willing to pay more for...
Tags: Google, Microsoft, US, Trends, Linkedin, European Union, Dell, Sequoia Capital, Signal, Amazon Web Services, Twilio, Phil Libin, Vmware, Docusign, Rbc, Newman


Tesla reports its longest-ever profitable streak, topping Wall Street's expectations for the second quarter (TSLA)

Tesla reported a second-quarter profit, its fourth in a row, on Wednesday afternoon. The earnings beat comes after a quarter marred by coronavirus shutdowns and macroeconomic headwinds.  Shares rose as much as 7% in after-hours trading following the report, continuing a months-long rally to record highs.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Tesla turned a profit in the second quarter, it said Wednesday, topping Wall Street's expectations for the three-month period marked by co...
Tags: Germany, Berlin, US, Trends, Tesla, TSLA, North America, Austin Texas, Alexander Potter, Piper Sandler


The future of Tesla's $200 billion winning streak hinges on Wednesday's earnings report (TSLA)

There's a lot riding on Tesla's second-quarter earnings report Wednesday afternoon. Analysts expect the company to post a $75 million loss for the three-month period ended June 31. Despite factory shutdowns and falling deliveries, the stock has soared 213% since March. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Tesla's second-quarter earnings report could be one of the most closely watched in the company's history. Despite a global pandemic that forced the shutdown of both of its car...
Tags: Elon Musk, China, US, Trends, Tesla, Bloomberg, Wedbush, Musk Co, Alexander Potter, Dan Ives, Piper Sandler