Tencent Technology News, the US three major stock indexes opened lower on Thursday and collectively closed down. At the close, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 220.77 points to 25,169.53 points, down 0.87%; the S&P 500 index fell 25.56 points, or 0.94%, to 2706.05 points; the Nasdaq Composite Index fell 86.93 points, or 1.18 points. %, to 7288.35 points.
The five major technology giants of the “FAANG” group all fell, with Netflix down 2.12%, Facebook down 2.41%, Alphabet down 1.48%, Amazon down 1.58% and Apple down 1.89%. Apple's market capitalization surpassed Microsoft and re-emerged as the world's most valuable company. At the close, Microsoft's market capitalization was $807.6 billion, re-emerging as the world's most market-worthy company; Apple ranked second with a market capitalization of $806 billion; Amazon ranked third with a market capitalization of $793 billion.
[Chinese concept stocks]
Chinese concept stocks fell across the board, with companies with larger declines including: China Net (7.03%), fluent (down 6.81%), Lanxie (down 6.67%), ninth city (down 6.25%), Bao Respected e-commerce (down 6.21%), Sohu (down 6.18%), iQiyi (down 6.06%), 哔哩哔哩 (down 5.66%), financial sector (down 5.61%), and fight more (down 5.32%) , Phoenix New Media (5.32%), Ctrip (down 5.31%), Happy Age (down 4.85%), Thunder (down 4.82%), Momo (down 4.78%), pleasant loan (down 4.60%), 360 Finance (down 4.54%), Jingdong (down 4.50%), Weilai Automobile (down 4.29%), China Lod (down 4.25%), and credit (down 4.24%), Sina (down 4.22%), and Jianpu Technology ( Fell 4.18%).
On the other hand, companies with larger gains include: Aurora data (up 4.52%), red, yellow and blue education (up 3.49%), research and control technology (up 2.97%), elite education (up 2.21%), TouchPal Technology ( Up 0.79%), Lexin (up 0.60%), Noon Finance (up 0.54%), and pat on loan (up 0.29%).
China UnionPay New Year's Eve Payment Clearing 261.7 Billion Average Transaction 0.22 Seconds
As China's important inter-bank clearing network —— China UnionPay today announced a set of transaction data on New Year's Eve: On the New Year's Eve of 2019, China UnionPay handled cross-bank payment and liquidation of 261.7 billion yuan, an increase of 81.3%. On the night of New Year's Eve in 2019, the success rate of the UnionPay network system reached 100%, and the average transaction response time was only 220 milliseconds. The payment clearing guarantee capability was further tested by the market. China UnionPay, together with commercial banks and payment institutions, has established a comprehensive cross-bank payment clearing guarantee mechanism covering all kinds of business scenarios such as domestic and overseas offline consumption, transfer, inter-bank withdrawal, collection and payment, and customer fund settlement. This year's New Year's Eve, China UnionPay and NetLink jointly undertook the Spring Festival support tasks of Tenpay WeChat Red Packet and Baidu Red Packet.
[US Technology Stocks]
US technology stocks fell across the board, with companies with larger declines including: Sonos (down 11.72%), Twitter (down 9.84%), Micron Technology (down 5.15%), Western Digital (down 4.46%), and NVIDIA (down 3.65%) Spotify (down 3.15%), Roku (down 3.14%), Tesla (down 3.06%), Groupon (down 2.96%), Broadcom (down 2.58%), AMD (down 2.54%), Texas Instruments (down 2.46) %), Facebook (down 2.41%), Yelp (down 2.40%), Netflix (down 2.12%), Box (down 2.06%), Oracle (down 2.03%).
On the other hand, companies with larger gains include: iRobot (up 9.64%), Zynga (up 5.10%), EA (up 4.85%), Activision Blizzard (up 2.23%), and Fitbit (up 0.31%).
Twitter's performance outlook is less than market expectation Stock price plunged nearly 10%
According to foreign media reports, the microblogging Twitter (NYSE Securities Code; TWTR) reported on Thursday that the company's revenue and earnings per share exceeded market expectations, and the number of monthly active users in line with market expectations. However, because the company's performance outlook is less than market expectations, and it is expected that spending will increase by 20% this year, the company's share price fell 9.84% in pre-market trading. In the fourth quarter ended December 31, Twitter revenue was $909 million, up 24% from $732 million in the same period last year; net profit was $255 million, a 180-year increase from the net profit of $91 million in the same period last year. %; Not in accordance with US GAAP, Twitter's fourth-quarter net profit was $244 million, an increase of 73% from the $141 million in the same period last year, and a diluted earnings per share of $0.31. Twitter's fourth-quarter results exceeded market expectations. According to a Thomson Reuters survey, market analysts had previously expected that, in accordance with US GAAP, Twitter's fourth-quarter revenue was $762.43 million, and diluted earnings per share were $0.18.
German antitrust agency collects sharp data from Facebook
According to foreign media reports, the German anti-monopoly regulator Federal Cartel Office on Thursday ruled that Facebook () abused its market dominance, collecting user information without the user's knowledge or consent, and ordered to crack down on Facebook. Data collection behavior. Andreas Mundt, director of the Cartel office, said, "In the future, Facebook will no longer be allowed to force its users to agree to Facebook's almost unlimited collection and distribution of non-Facebook data to their Facebook. Account. Previously, Facebook undertook a rigorous review of a series of privacy vulnerabilities, including data breaches from tens of millions of Facebook users and widespread use of targeted advertising by outside forces trying to influence US elections. Facebook shares fell 2.41% to close at $166.38.
Tesla officially delivered Model 3 in Europe but delivery on the first day is still not as planned
According to foreign media reports, Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) Model 3 officially began shipping in Europe. However, Tesla encountered some problems on the first day of delivery, resulting in a small actual delivery, so many buyers who took the car finally returned empty-handed. Tesla CEO Elon · Elon Musk confirmed that they had some problems at the port: “I am sorry, when we first delivered the vehicle in Zeebrugge, we met a lot of ideas. Unexpected challenge. Tomorrow the car will begin mass delivery. & rdquo; Musk said on February 6th. In order to compensate some buyers who came to the Tilburg factory but did not get the car, Teslaart offered them dinner. Tesla shares fell 3.06% to close at $307.51.
Apple released iOS 12.1.4 update to fix Facetime security vulnerabilities
According to foreign media reports, Apple (NASDAQ: APPL) released an iOS 12.1.4 operating system update on Thursday to fix a security vulnerability in the Group FaceTime feature. The vulnerability was discovered last week and allows anyone to hear the other party's voice when they receive a video call from their mobile phone or Mac. Apple has now fixed this flaw by allowing users to add themselves to FaceTime calls before the recipient answers, convincing FaceTime that the call is in progress. Apple's share price fell 1.89% on Thursday to close at $170.94.