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Zulily Falls 30% on Earnings

Zulily, the e-commerce brand known for discounted baby clothes, has seen its shares fall 30% on Wednesday. The company showed reduced margins and higher expenditures in its first quarter earnings.

Next Week: An IPO Comeback?

After two lackluster weeks, the IPO market is looking to make a comeback, with nine companies expected to raise $1.2 billion in public offerings next week.

Ares: First Private Equity IPO in Two Years

Alternative asset manager Ares Management went public today on the New York Stock Exchange. Following weak private equity earnings and a dismal IPO market, Ares shares fell 4% in their market debut.

Will Stock Market Swings Impact Startup Valuations?

Stocks traded mostly lower on Friday after two days of record gains, capping off one of the most volatile weeks in stock market history. Late-stage startups, like Uber and Snapchat, which are valued based on their predicted values as public companies, could also be impacted by this turmoil.

Sculley: Apple Will ‘Reinvent Television’

Former Apple CEO John Sculley predicted that Apple will “reinvent television,” in an interview with FOXBusiness.com. He also voiced optimism about Apple Pay and explained why he does not wear an Apple Watch. 

Sculley's Obi Unveils New Smartphones

Obi Worldphone announced two smartphones on Wednesday, targeting fast growing markets in Asia, Africa and the Middle East.  Former Apple CEO John Sculley co-founded Obi Worldphone and told FOXBusiness.com that he sees opportunity in the competitive smartphone landscape

Will Market Volatility Impact IPOs?

The Dow is in midst of its most volatile week in history, as concerns over China continue to shake investor sentiment. With two averages in correction territory, some wonder if companies will wait to go public.