Her reasons weren’t disclosed. In a written statement, Perich said she’s looking forward to new adventures.
“What is important is clearly investigating the cause,” said Lee Seung-woo, an analyst at IBK Securities. “It cannot develop a new product on top of the imperfect platform of the Galaxy Note 7, which had all of Samsung’s latest technologies.”
A new owner could clean up Twitter and curb some of the nastiness that’s become synonymous with it. Or perhaps a new owner would just show more ads. Or let it languish while it mines the best of what Twitter now has into its existing products and services.
“We have a clear plan, and we’re making the necessary changes to ensure Twitter is positioned for long-term growth,” CEO Jack Dorsey said in a company release.
“The underlying trend is beginning to rise … after the massive collapse in the previous two years, but we had hoped for a bit better in September,” said Ian Shepherdson, chief economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics. He expects a return to positive readings for investment in October.
About 2.04 million people are receiving unemployment aid, the government said, the fewest since June, 2000.
Farmers are so divided that the California Growers Association, which represents 450 farmers and 350 supporting businesses, voted to remain neutral
“We want to serve the customer as they want to be served,” Wal-Mart’s Chief Operating Officer Judith McKenna, said at a store in Teterboro, New Jersey, on Wednesday.
The National Association of Realtors said Thursday that its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index rose 1.5 percent last month to 110. Pending sales rose in the South and West in September, while slumping in the colder parts of the country: the Northeast and Midwest.