Oracle employees call on Larry Ellison to cancel Trump fundraiser

Upset Oracle Corp. employees are calling on Larry Ellison to cancel an upcoming fundraiser he’s hosting for President Donald Trump. “We are disappointed that Oracle founder and CTO Larry Ellison’s support of Donald Trump does not affirm Oracle’s core values of diversity, inclusiveness, and ethical business conduct,” a group calling itself “Oracle Employees for Ethics” […]

Canopy Growth extends gains, but analyst highlights issue that was overlooked in earnings

Canopy Growth Corp.’s U.S.-listed shares rose Monday, extending gains made Friday after the Canadian cannabis company surprised investors with better-than-expected earnings. The stock CGC, +1.07%WEED, -0.70% was up 1.6% and was outperforming rivals after the company beat revenue estimates in its fiscal third quarter. The Friday report sparked a rally across the sector that had lost […]

Bankrupt Dean Foods deals assets to dairy-farming cooperative

The biggest U.S. dairy farming cooperative struck a $425 million deal to buy dozens of plants from bankrupt milk processor Dean Foods Co., in a deal executives said would preserve jobs and markets for farmers’ milk. The deal, which was proposed by Dairy Farmers of America, requires approval of the bankruptcy court and the U.S. […]

Game over for HQ Trivia, the once-viral app sensation

After a boom-and-bust three-year run, HQ Trivia now appears to be little more than fodder for a future trivia question. The game-show app, which at its peak in early 2018 had more than 2 million daily users, officially shut down Friday. CNN Business obtained an email from CEO Rus Yusupov telling employees that “lead investors […]