The week ended on a high note for most of the tycoons on our Real-Time Billionaires index.

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  • Bill Gates repeats at top of Forbes' list of billionaires
    World's richest man got richer with $79. billion in 2015. More
  • Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D
    Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
  • HTC Expects Brighter Second Quarter
    Taiwan's HTC expects its second-quarter revenue and operating margin to rise from the first quarter, as sales of the new HTC One smartphone pick up. More
  • Mobile Efforts Help Propel Facebook’s Earnings
    Facebook was once a darling of investors, then a turnoff. Now, a year after going public, the social network seems to have settled into a more stable relationship with Wall Street. But the company has still been taking pains to prove that it can make more money from its base of more than a billion users, especially from those using Facebook on mobile devices. More
  • All Eyes On Facebook's Mobile Growth And Graph Search Progress
    Quick Take Facebook will release its Q1 2013 earnings on May 1. We expect healthy advertising revenue growth driven by improved mobile monetization and a growing user base. Margins will shrink due to higher headcount related costs and infrastructure investments. We’ll also look for any color on the success of Graph Search, which could be one of the key features of Facebook going forward. More
  • Is This Foxconn Factory the 'Big, Big, Big' Apple Plants Donald Trump Bragged About?
    Scott Walker and Foxconn CEO Terry Gou to announce a new LCD production line in Wisconsin. The $10 billion plant, which they said would create 3,000 jobs right away and possibly 13,000 more in the long run, could be the first in additional investments ...
    07/26/2017 - 7:47 am | View Link
  • History revisionism, and the Trump team's first big mistake?
    Trickle-down economics doesn’t work, that none of Reagan’s economic policies did anything but make the poor poorer and the rich richer. And you could think ... I mean, he’s being victimized by them every day. They’re trying to destroy him.
    01/19/2017 - 8:26 am | View Link
  • Mark Zuckerberg Keeps Getting Richer And Richer Including A Big Last Week
    In March of this year when Forbes’ list of billionaires was revised and saw Mark Zuckerberg ... billion to his worth in 2015, a bigger gain than any other for the year, I wrote that he wasn’t done yet but might struggle this year to supplant Jeff Bezos ...
    10/23/2016 - 5:33 pm | View Link
  • How big are Vietnamese billionaires’ pockets?
    Forbes has updated the list of the world’s billionaires in 2016. Pham Nhat Vuong is the only Vietnamese billionaire in the list. His asset value increased from $1.7 billion last year to $1.8 billion, while his position has gone up to 1118 from last year ...
    03/15/2016 - 11:09 pm | View Link
  • Rethinking the GOP Push for a Big Tent
    There’s a great deal of talk within the Republican Party about expanding the brand as well as building the base. The unsettling criticism unfolds to this one phrase: “We need to have a big tent”. Is this an isolated concern? Sadly, no. Blue State ...
    11/24/2015 - 3:05 am | View Link
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  • CEO Jeff Bezos’
    Amazon's chief Jeff Bezos has soared to nearly the top of Forbes' billionaires ranks as his online retailer's stock has climbed, in part due to its booming cloud ...
    08/16/2017 - 1:56 pm | View Website
  • The World's Billionaires List
    The Forbes World's Billionaires list is the definitive list of the world's wealthiest people, profiling and ranking billionaires from 67 countries and territories by ...
    08/15/2017 - 8:57 am | View Website
  • Amancio Ortega
    2:43 PM ET Tue, 21 March 2017. Forbes just released its 2017 Billionaires List, and here's what the five richest men have in common.
    08/15/2017 - 8:57 am | View Website
  • Today's Stock Market News and Analysis
    Get the latest news and analysis in the stock market today, including national and world stock market news, business news, financial news and more.
    08/13/2017 - 2:50 pm | View Website
  • Is This Foxconn Factory the 'Big, Big, Big' Apple Plants ...
    The $10 billion plant, which they said would create 3,000 jobs right away and possibly 13,000 more in the long run, could be the first in additional investments, per ...
    07/26/2017 - 2:42 pm | View Website
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