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With the debate over inflation dominating financial markets as the global economy reopens from the COVID-19 pandemic, investors are turning to a number of so-called alternative-data sources in an...
SEC Chair Gensler says crypto ‘rife with fraud, scams and abuses,’ threatens national security
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Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Gary Gensler warned that new regulations are needed on cryptocurrencies and digital assets in order to protect U.S. national security, during an appearance...
Throughout the pandemic, credit-card debt was declining as consumers as a result of stimulus checks and enhanced unemployment benefits.
New coronavirus wave is giving credence to the risks of a U.S. stagflation-like scenario
Today 12:00 EDT
Latest wave raises concerns "that this might be the new normal," BMO Capital Markets strategists Ian Lyngen and Ben Jeffery write in a note.
Goldman Sachs is giving entry-level bankers a nearly 30% raise
Today 11:57 EDT
Molson Coors is dropping 11 ‘economy’ brands including Keystone Ice and High Life Light
Today 11:50 EDT
Molson Coors is trimming the number of items it sells and moving in the direction of more premium items.
Take-Two stock drops, dragging on videogame sector, as analysts weigh in on mixed report
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Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. shares dropped Tuesday, and led a decline in videogame stocks, after an earnings beat was marred by an unchanged outlook due to a delay of two games, causing analysts...
Supply chain problems aren’t going away anytime soon
Today 11:41 EDT
Share of Expeditors International of Washington Inc. took a hit Tuesday, after the airfreight and ocean freight company beat second-quarter profit and revenue expectations, but said the supply-chain...
Apartment rents are rising fast, boosted by young professionals returning to cities and an expensive housing market that keeps many of them renting.
Alphabet wants to make its own smartphone chips — what in the world is the company thinking?
Today 11:16 EDT
Biden to make fresh plea for unvaccinated to get their shots, after CDC warns on delta variant of COVID-19
Today 10:56 EDT
President Joe Biden will address Americans again on Tuesday with a fresh plea for unvaccinated people to get their shots and protect themselves against the delta variant of the coronavirus, that the...
U.S. factory orders rose 1.5% in June on stronger demand for airplanes, oil and other industrial goods, extending a recent hot streak in which demand has surged well above pre-pandemic levels.
Stellantis and BMW headed in opposite direction Tuesday as investors responded to new margin guidance set at both automakers
BP on track for best day since February as oil giant announces plans to shower shareholders with cash
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It all sounds rather futuristic and utopian, but Zuckerberg's vision of a maximalist Facebook is equally rooted in a deft corporate play to sidestep Apple Inc.'s onerous commission fees for app...
Gold futures head lower early Tuesday
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Gold futures head lower Tuesday morning, even as yields hold at multi-month lows and as the dollar was slightly lower against other currencies.
Oil prices stabilize after Monday slide
Today 7:54 EDT
Oil futures trade modestly higher Tuesday, consolidating after a dive in the previous session blamed on worries about the spread of the delta variant of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19.
Alibaba tops profit expectations, boosts buyback program
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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. beat earnings estimates Tuesday but fell slightly short of revenue expectations, while also announcing a boost to its buyback program.
U.S. Treasury prices slipped Tuesday, lifting yields a day after the 10-year yield sank to its lowest since February.
Work from home troubles many companies. Here’s how to show the boss that you’re on the job from anywhere
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JPMorgan’s Kolanovic pinpoints the moment to start investing in this ravaged asset class again
Today 7:03 EDT
China's regulatory crackdown has rattled U.S. investors. But JPMorgan says it's time to stop panicking.
If you're considering an EV in part due to the tax breaks, don't panic just because subsidies are no longer part of the infrastructure bill.
U.S. stock futures point higher as earnings season continues
Today 5:03 EDT
U.S. stock futures pointed to a return to winning ways Tuesday, as traders grappled with concerns over how the global economy will withstand a more deadly variant of coronavirus as well as Chinese...
Tencent and other gaming stocks tumble after China news outlet labels them ‘spiritual opium’ for teens
Today 3:15 EDT
Investors are worried a new level of regulation could be coming for the hard-hit technology sector in China.
Ernst & Young to pay $10 million to settle SEC investigation
August 02, 2021
Ernst & Young LLP will pay $10 million to settle a regulatory investigation into allegations that it improperly obtained confidential information in pursuit of a contract to audit a public company’s...
A federal official from the National Labor Relations Board is recommending holding a new vote and nullifying the results from a closely watched contest in which Amazon.com Inc. warehouse workers in...
The delta variant is more than twice as contagious as previous strains of the virus, federal health officials say, as they urge vaccinations
August 02, 2021
Federal health officials struck a serious tone on Monday, once again urging Americans to get vaccinated and calling on more employers to require COVID-19 vaccine mandates.
Bubble Wrap maker Sealed Air raises prices, says ‘highly inflationary environment’ to continue
August 02, 2021
Sealed Air Corp., maker of Bubble Wrap, Cryovac, and other packaging and shipping products for several industries, said late Monday it will increase its prices by 5% to 10% in September thanks to...
Columbia Sportswear says ‘escalating’ freight costs, port congestions are curbing its upside
August 02, 2021
Columbia Sportswear Co. late Monday swung to a quarterly profit and raised its full-year 2021 outlook, but the retailer said "escalating" ocean freight prices and ongoing port congestions limited the...