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Uber’s first earnings report since IPO shows $1 billion loss over 90 days

Many stock analysts are skeptical the money-losing transportation pioneer will ever become profitable

How Uber Hopes to Profit From Public Transit

Ride-hailing companies see a ‘massive market opportunity’ in replacing bus and subway rides.

Uber’s first-quarter losses reach $1B despite revenue growth,

Uber went public three weeks ago and its shares have been trading below its IPO price ever since.

Vomit violence: A large amount of throw up led to New Mexico Uber shooting,

The driver shot and killed the passenger after a dispute stemming from vomit and a potential clean-up fee.           

Uber to ban riders who get rotten rating from drivers,

Ride-sharing company says customers who repeatedly misbehave will have their app deactivated

Employers create new benefits for younger workers to ease their financial stresses

Employers create new benefits for younger workers to ease their financial stressesCLOSE Financial reporter Russ Wiles shares how young adults can get financial help from their employers Diana Payan,...

Uber Drivers Seek Extra Cash Working for House Flippers,

Some food-delivery and ride-sharing drivers are finding a new use of their downtime: scouting property targets for house flippers. […]

Uber Drivers Seek Extra Cash Working for House Flippers,

Some food-delivery and ride-sharing drivers are finding a new use of their downtime: scouting property targets for house flippers. […]

Your Best Tips for a Better Uber or Lyft Trip,

When we asked you for your best tips for better ridesharing trips, dozens of drivers and fellow passengers replied. Here are the best tips we heard.

Uber’s First Hired Employee, Ryan Graves, Is Leaving the Board,

Ryan Graves, Uber Technologies Inc.’s first hired employee and one of its longest standing directors, is leaving the board two weeks after the company’s initial public offering cemented hi...

Lyft riders can soon dial 911 from the app,

Lyft is joining Uber in adding more safety features following the death of a college student

Penn State professor working as Uber driver accused of kidnapping multiple women,

Richard Lomotey, 36, faces charges including kidnapping and false imprisonment.

Uber strikes deal with Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. Here's what that means for travelers,

Uber and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport have reached a deal after a long standoff. Ride-share service can begin immediately. Here’s what to know.           

Uber strikes deal with Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. Here's what that means for travelers

Uber strikes deal with Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. Here's what that means for travelersCLOSECONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMOREUber and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport have reached a deal after a...

U.S. Postal Service will test self-driving trucks in Arizona

U.S. Postal Service will test self-driving trucks in ArizonaCLOSECONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORETuSimple is testing self-driving trucks similar to this for the Postal Service between Phoenix and ...

Accused Somali war criminal who drove for Uber and Lyft ordered to pay $500,000,

An accused Somali war criminal who CNN reported last week was working in the US as a driver for Uber and Lyft was responsible for the torture of man in 1988 and should pay him $500,000, a civil court ...

Lyft riders can soon dial 911 from the app,

Lyft is joining Uber in adding more safety features following the death of a college student

Uber strikes deal with Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. Here’s what that means for travelers,

Uber and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport have reached a deal after a long standoff. Ride-share service can begin immediately. Here’s what to know.           

BlackRock, Other Big Investors Spoil Uber’s Coming-Out Party,

Uber Technologies grew to be the nation’s most valuable startup thanks to support from some of the biggest investors around, but that support became a liability when the ride-hailing giant made ...

Lyft co-founder on why your car is expendable,

Self-driving cars may reshape more than our streets. In this web exclusive, correspondent David Pogue talks to John Zimmer, co-founder and president of the Lyft ride-sharing service, about the future ...

Amazon to Invest in Deliveroo, a Rival to Uber in Food Delivery,

The $575 million investment strengthens one of the biggest overseas rivals to Uber’s food-delivery division, which the ride-hailing company considers a key business.

Fare enough: Uber, Lyft surge ahead of cabs in campaign expense reports,

Andrew Howard Friday, May 17, 2019 Fare enough: Uber, Lyft surge ahead of cabs in campaign expense reports WASHINGTON – The initial public offering of Uber shares this month fell short of expect...

Amazon takes on Uber Eats with investment in UK’s Deliveroo,

Ecommerce giant positioning itself to challenge the rideshare company’s food delivery service in Europe

Uber offers “quiet mode” for riders who don’t want to talk,

Uber’s “quiet mode” lets riders silently indicate their preference for a conversation-free ride — for a premium price

MoneyWatch: Uber unveils “quiet mode” to tell driver not to talk,

Uber unveiled new features for Uber Black riders, including the option for passengers to tell drivers they don’t want to talk. And more women are leading Fortune 500 companies. CBSN has today...

How the Promise of a $120 Billion Uber I.P.O. Evaporated,

Uber’s offering was supposed to be a crowning moment for the ride-hailing company. But it suffered setback after setback and ultimately resulted in pointed questions for all involved.

Eat dirt, Uber: Beyond Meat most successful IPO of 2019 thus far,

The alternative meat startup’s stock price has soared nearly 250% to $87 per share since it went public on May 2

Uber Drivers Are Contractors, Not Employees, Labor Board Says,

The National Labor Relations Board’s position is a setback for drivers who had hoped to join forces to push for better pay and working conditions.

Lyft and Waymo team up to offer driverless rides in metro Phoenix,

Waymo will put 10 of its self-driving vans on the Lyft ride service, allowing app users to select Waymo for trips within the company’s service area          &n...

Uber Says No Kids—These Other Car Services Say Yes,

A new set of niche ride-hailing services are looking to relieve overworked parents who can’t always drive their children from activity to activity. […]

Uber, Lyft drivers threaten to strike for higher pay,

San Francisco-based Uber has more than 18,000 contract drivers in Arizona and hundreds of employees at a downtown Phoenix operations center.           

Tim Mullaney: How to think about the Pinterest and Uber IPOs

We’re in the middle of the biggest week for initial public offerings in ages — but two deals, for Pinterest and Uber Technologies, are dominating the agenda. They’re very different; ...

Lyft temporarily pulls e-bikes from three major cities after braking issues

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE April 14, 2019, 6:15 PM GMT By Kalhan Rosenblatt Rideshare co...

Grubhub’s stock takes a beating on fears that Uber will eat into its business

Shares of Grubhub Inc. tumbled to a 17-month low Friday, amid concerns over increasing competition from Uber Technologies Inc.’s Uber Eats business. The Chicago-based online and mobile food-orde...

MarketWatch First Take: Uber, 2 years after getting spanked, acts like a grown-up in its IPO

Two years ago, Uber Technologies Inc. was the quintessential Silicon Valley problem child, exposed for a ridiculous series of detestable deeds that it performed in attempts to “disrupt.” Y...

Uber files for most anticipated Silicon Valley IPO since Facebook

Uber Technologies Inc. filed for an initial public offering with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday, setting up the most anticipated Silicon Valley IPO since Facebook Inc.  Uber d...

Uber IPO: 5 things you need to know about potentially the biggest IPO in years

Uber Technologies Inc. moved a step closer to a mammoth initial public offering on Thursday, providing a wealth of information about its various businesses in a prospectus filing but leaving out a key...

Howard Gold's No-Nonsense Investing: Uber IPO has 4 big red flags that should alarm you

Uber Technologies dropped its offering prospectus late Thursday as it prepares for an initial public offering in May. The one number it hopes potential investors will notice is revenue growth, which w...

With Interest: The Week in Business: Uber’s Bumpy Ride and Apple’s Star-Studded Trial

Want this column in your inbox? Sign up here. You’re a busy person, so here’s your quick and breezy catch-up on the latest in tech and business news, plus what to know for the week ahead. ...

DealBook Briefing: Uber’s Growth Is Slowing

Good Friday morning. (Was this email forwarded to you? Sign up here.) Breaking: Chevron plans to buy the oil and gas producer Anadarko for $33 billion. More on that below. Uber pulls back the curtain ...

Global Competition Takes Toll on Uber's Growth Ahead of IPO

Uber has touted its Uber Eats meal-delivery service as a shining star of rapid growth, but adjusted revenue fell 14% in the final three months of 2018. Above, an Uber Eats rider in Italy. Photo: R4924...

He Has Driven for Uber Since 2012. He Makes About $40,000 a Year.

COTATI, Calif. — Uber’s public stock offering next month will make a bunch of people remarkably rich. Peter Ashlock is not one of them, although he has toiled for the ride-hailing company ...

What Exactly Is Uber’s ‘Core Platform Contribution Margin’?

It’s a timeworn tradition for technology companies to resort to an array of jargon and technical terms to describe their operations — especially if they’re not making a profit. There...

Uber, Losing $1.8 Billion a Year, Reveals I.P.O. Filing

SAN FRANCISCO — Uber, the ride-hailing service that has upended transportation around the world, took a major step toward the largest initial public offering in years when it officially unveiled...

How Uber and Lyft Compare, in Four Charts

Get the DealBook newsletter to make sense of major business and policy headlines — and the power-brokers who shape them.__________ Uber and Lyft have competed for riders and drivers across North...

Uber files for what could be the biggest IPO in years

Uber Technologies on Thursday filed for an initial public offering that’s expected to value the ride-sharing company at upwards of $100 billion. That would make it the largest IPO since Alibaba ...

A Charity Accepts Uber Stock as Donations. Then Uses It to Pay Staff Bonuses.

Last year, the founder of a charity that is focused on making sure everyone on earth has clean water and a co-founder of an e-commerce mattress company met for lunch at a SoHo restaurant. As the two a...

Uber Is Said to Aim for I.P.O. Valuation of Up to $100 Billion

Uber gave the first sign of how big its highly anticipated initial public offering might be, telling some investors that its stock sale might value it at up to $100 billion, people briefed on the matt...

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