E-Commerce

Is Shopify’s stock just too expensive right now?

Is Shopify’s stock just too expensive right now? The market seems decidedly unimpressed with the latest move from e-commerce company Shopify (Shopify Stock Quote, Chart, News TSX:SHOP), sending the stock down ten per cent this week on news of its latest acquisition. But is the dip a good time to ...

Shopify could be the next Nortel, this fund manager says

The FOMO is deadly when it comes to Shopify (Shopify Stock Quote, Chart, News TSX:SHOP), which has zoomed up the charts and surpassed everyone’s expectations for the Canadian e-commerce name. Despite the gargantuan run though, we don’t hear much Shopify criticism. Until now. The wise investor s ...

Three Canadian fintech stocks to watch in 2020

Opinions vary when it comes to the future of the fintech sector, from claims that cryptocurrencies are going to take over the world to doubts about the profitability of emerging e-commerce platforms. But while the space has certainly had its share of empty promises, investors can still find a few w ...

Amazon dominates most trusted e-commerce brands in latest BrandSpark study

Many have touted this to be an era of consumer choice, but even with all the choices available, it can still be extremely difficult to cut through all the marketing slang, buzz words, and other jargon used to get down to how trustworthy a brand or product really is. BrandSpark International tries ...

The LawBytes Podcast, Episode 22: Navigating Intermediary Liability for the Internet – A Conversation with Daphne Keller

The question of what responsibility should lie with Internet platforms for the content they host that is posted by their users has been the subject of debate around in the world as politicians, regulators, and the broader public seek to navigate policy choices to combat harmful speech that have imp ...

The moon and the stars are aligning for Amazon, this analyst says

Amazon (Amazon News, Stock Quote, Chart NASDAQ:AMZN) is already up considerably in 2019 and has recently begun flirting with record highs. But with the e-commerce giant about to report its quarterly earnings this week the stock could really take off, if the Q2 buzz from certain experts is to be bel ...

Is Amazon’s stock too expensive? Maybe not, this fund manager says

With this year’s Prime Days now behind it, investors can concentrate on the bigger questions concerning Amazon (Amazon News, Stock Quote, Chart NASDAQ:AMZN), namely, is the stock overvalued or does the e-commerce giant merit those inflated multiples? A bit of both, says Scotia Wealth’s Greg New ...

Amazon could very well win an antitrust case, Paul Harris says

Amazon’s (Amazon News, Stock Quote, Chart NASDAQ:AMZN) share price has done well over the past month to bounce back from a downturn early in June when news broke that the US Federal Trade Commission was looking into a potential antitrust case against the e-commerce giant. But if history serves co ...

Shopify Unite day 2: Buying clothes by playing virtual dress up

Shopify kicked off the second day of Shopify Unite with a keynote from its chief technology officer, Jean-Michel Lemieux, who compared e-commerce to the open and free passageways of the Silk Road trading route and said international politics could ruin that open and free passage. “Commerce needs ...

Shopify gets new (US) $350 price target at National Bank Financial

National Bank Financial Markets continues to remain bullish on Canadian e-commerce company Shopify (Shopify Stock Quote, Chart NYSE:SHOP), with analyst Richard Tse coming away from the company’s Shopify Unite 2019 annual partner conference seeing SHOP making a full-court press when it comes to gr ...