Tuesday's Bloomberg Market Report

By: Deborah Kostroun Email
By: Deborah Kostroun Email

Here are the headlines from Tuesday's Bloomberg Market Report.

Yahoo just announced new family-friendly policies to attract more in-demand employees. Leave for new moms has doubled to 16 weeks of paid leave while a new policy for dads gives them eight weeks paid leave. There is also reimbursement for expenses related to care of a new child.

Looks like Netflix has more competition. Hulu said paying subscribers grew by a third during the first quarter to exceed four million. Hulu had three million paying customers at the end of last year. The growth comes as it begins talks with advertisers. Netflix doesn't take advertising.

Need a new phone and wondering what to do with your current one? Starting Wednesday, AT&T will let customers trade in their current smartphone and receive at least $100 off the purchase of a new smartphone, including the new Samsung Galaxy S4 or the Blackberry Z10 with a two-year agreement.


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