Google to Acquire Looker Data Sciences for $2.6B Cash

CFO Magazine · 6 Jun

Google has announced plans to buy Looker Data Sciences as a way to expand its offerings to help customers manage data...

American Express Buys Restaurant Booking Service Resy

CFO Magazine · 15 May

American Express signed an agreement to buy the digital restaurant reservation booking and management platform Resy.

McDonald's to Buy AI Personalization Platform

CFO Magazine · 26 Mar

McDonald’s announced it is acquiring Dynamic Yield, an artificial intelligence driven personalization platform. The acquisition allows McDonald’s to

Lyft Gets Head Start on Uber With IPO Filing

CFO Magazine · 4 Mar

Lyft has filed paperwork for an initial public offering, promising to take investors on a ride to a transportation “revolution” but raising doubts ab

Retail Sales Tumble in December
Retail Sales Tumble in December

CFO Magazine · 14 Feb

U.S. retail sales fell 1.2% month-over-month in December, according to the latest figures from the Commerce Department. It was the largest decline in

Investors Overreact to Restatements in the Short Term
Investors Overreact to Restatements in the Short Term

CFO Magazine · 6 Feb

A financial restatement is perhaps the most significant indication of an accounting failure. Inability to provide reliable financial statements may s

Starbucks Same-Store Sales Pick up Steam

CFO Magazine · 25 Jan

Starbucks delivered a third straight quarter of accelerating same-store sales growth, with U.S. sales showing particular strength as the coffee chain

McDonald's Earnings Helped By European Sales, Lower Tax Rate

CFO Magazine · 26 Jul

McDonald’s reported revenue of $5.35 billion for the second quarter, down 12% year-over-year, as it was hurt by a nationwide recall of salads at abou

Pret A Manger Sold to German Investment Fund

CFO Magazine · 29 May

The United Kingdom-based sandwich shop Pret A Manger has been bought for $2 billion from investors led by the private equity firm Bridgepoint.

Cancer-Fighting Investments Went to Fund Restaurants
Cancer-Fighting Investments Went to Fund Restaurants

CFO Magazine · 31 Jul

The Securities and Exchange Commission today filed charges to stop an alleged ongoing fraud by a Massachusetts businessman misusing investments inten