Facebook overestimated key video advertising metric: WSJ

Facebook overestimates video metrics¬†¬†Friday, 23 Sep 2016 | 9:00 AM ET | 04:04 Facebook hugely overestimated the average viewing time for video ads on the social media site for two years, the Wall Street Journal reported. According to the WSJ, Facebook told major ad agencies and ad buyers that the way Facebook had counted viewing … Read more

Big bank investors need to keep an eye on this metric, analyst says

With second-quarter earnings season on the horizon for major U.S. banks, investors should keep an eye on fixed income trading operations, Jeff Harte, a Sandler O’Neill analyst, said Monday. “The credit markets have been a lot more favorable and that is really what hurt first quarter. I mean, we are probably a little ahead of … Read more