The Covid pandemic made the past 14 months a literal roller coaster of a ride for both theme parks and their fans. Parks shut down or didn’t open at all last spring, and although some did reopen by summer, it was with strict capacity limits and stringent health and safety measures that put off some […]
Walmart Inc. shares jumped after the retailer posted strong quarterly sales growth and boosted its profit outlook, an impressive feat after facing a difficult comparison with last year’s pandemic-fueled stockpiling.
M Science’s bounceback: The CEO details how the alt-data pioneer has nearly doubled its staff and is courting large, corporate clients after a difficult 2019
Mike Marrale is not shy about admitting he was unhappy about where his company was a year and a half ago.The CEO of alternative-data pioneer M Science, which was founded as Majestic Research before changing its name when Jefferies brought it into the fold in 2016, told Insider that the “crowded and overpopulated” space contributed to a […]
Lack of business travel, drivers not returning to the platforms and regulatory pressure could get in the way of expected turnaround in industry that was slammed by COVID-19 pandemic
Recent data points in M Science’s work suggest the equipment rental market is experiencing a healthy and accelerating recovery, due to improving fleet utilization, moderating rental rate declines, a favorable capex environment, and more.
Instacart Power Players: The 11 top executives — including recent hires from Amazon, Uber, and Goldman Sachs — as the company eyes an IPO
By all accounts, Instacart is firing on all cylinders lately.In 2020, Instacart added more than 200 new retailers and more than 15,000 new store locations to its marketplace. Instacart now delivers from more than 45,000 grocery stores and retailers in North America. And its latest round of funding more than doubled its valuation to $39 billion.
M Science, the pioneer in data-driven research and analytics, announced today the launch of their Restaurant and Food Delivery Operator Intelligence Dashboard. This new industry solution will provide previously unavailable business-critical insights from more than 50+ million monthly restaurant transactions across 150+ restaurants and delivery providers.
It’s abundantly clear that data continues to proliferate at an extremely fast pace. By the time this post reaches you, more than 2.5 quintillion bytes of data will have been created by the end of the day, and this amount continues to increase.
Walmart Inc. just took one step closer to being JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s biggest nightmare. By luring a pair of senior bankers from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. to run its fledgling financial technology startup, the world’s largest retailer is gaining even more heft as it seeks to become a one-stop shop for consumers’ financial needs. The move struck fear on Wall […]
Here’s why analysts believe CEO Dan Schulman’s ‘North Star’ is achievable for the payments giant.
Michael V. Marrale, CEO of M Science, joined Leslie Picker of CNBC’s Squawk on The Street to discuss pandemic-driven shifts in how and where people spend their money, how the rise of cashless payments brings additional clarity to consumer behavior trends, and the growing benefits in the world of alternative data for hedge funds, investors […]
Equipment rental participants have been keenly watching rental rate trends headed into the winter. Trends in our data suggest rental rates have held up better than feared QTD with rental rate data holding strong through the 15th of the month.
While 2020 has been a tough year all around, there are some signs that we are turning a corner – at least in industrial and construction equipment rentals.