5:23 p.m. Today5:23 p.m. March 5, 2021
- By Quentin Fottrell
I lost my job at 55 and started my own successful business. I now constantly get texts from friends and former coworkers asking how I did it. What do I do? ‘I liken these friends and former colleagues to the kids at school who march right to the head of the lunch line to get their food, without waiting in line like the rest of us’‘I liken these friends and former colleagues to the kids at school who march right to the head of the lunch line to get their food, without waiting in line like the rest of us.’
9:45 a.m. Today9:45 a.m. March 5, 2021
Tesla Is Cratering. This Is How Much Interest Rates Hurt.
Stock in electric vehicle makers has taken a beating, but the reason has nothing to do with their business fundamentals. It's simply all about math.
10:15 a.m. March 3, 2021
- By Steve Goldstein
Here's the problem the Fed is fueling — and it's not inflation, strategist saysOne strategist says the Fed's determination to keep interest rates low through quantitative easing is fueling another problem — it's limiting bank lending.
8:37 a.m. March 3, 2021
- By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Former White House physician Ronny Jackson sexually harassed staff, drank alcohol, took Ambien on duty: Pentagon reportTexas Rep. Ronny Jackson has rejected the allegations made by the Department of Defense inspector general following a years-long investigation
7:50 a.m. March 3, 2021
Busting 8 myths about dementiaPeople diagnosed with dementia often hear outdated or simply wrong beliefs about their conditions. An updated guide sets the record straight.
9:33 a.m. March 1, 2021
- By Michael Brush
How to find the most promising SPACs and dodge the hidden dangersThe track record of the sponsors and the investors involved is key.
9:31 a.m. March 1, 2021
- By Michael Brush
These are the hidden dangers lurking inside SPACs that can hurt youBeware --- your shares can get diluted by over 100%.
6:16 a.m. March 1, 2021
- By Alicia H. Munnell
Has COVID-19 really affected life expectancy? Many died in 2020-2021, but hopefully it is a one-shot event Many died in 2020-2021, but hopefully it is a one-shot event
5:33 a.m. March 1, 2021
These people have gotten their vaccine. Here are their tips on how to book yoursHere are some suggestions for getting your COVID-19 vaccination if you're eligible. Be prepared to get creative.
10:19 a.m. Feb. 24, 2021
- By Meera Jagannathan
As Congress prepares to vote on Equality Act, the share of Americans identifying as LGBT rises22% of LGBT adults experienced poverty vs. 16% for non-LGBT adults, according the Williams Institute.
10:06 a.m. Feb. 24, 2021
- By Jake Emen
Worldwise: Soneva Resorts Founder Sonu Shivdasani’s Favorite ThingsDriving through the Alps, yoga and meditation in the morning, dark chocolate, and more
7:19 a.m. Feb. 24, 2021
Wall Street Is Obsessed With an Apple Car. Tech Analysts Might Be Too Excited.
Apple's possible entry into the car business continues to generate research reports from both tech and auto analysts. Investors should remember that making a car and making a smartphone are two different things.
5:04 a.m. Feb. 24, 2021
Is COVID-19 a preview of what retirement will be like?8 lessons to learn from the pandemic
8:49 a.m. Feb. 23, 2021
- By Alicia H. Munnell
Few 401(k) participants changed portfolio allocation when market tanked Morningstar shows those with self-directed investments were more likely to change than those in target-date funds or managed accounts Morningstar shows those with self-directed investments were more likely to change than those in target-date funds or managed accounts
5:01 a.m. Feb. 23, 2021
- By Morey Stettner
You’re a happy couple, but you argue constantly about what constitutes COVID-safe behaviorHere’s how to restore the peace
2:55 a.m. Feb. 22, 2021
- By Philip van Doorn
These ETFs can give you high dividend yields with relatively low riskCovered-call option strategies increase payouts and provide downside protection.
10:53 a.m. Feb. 20, 2021
- By Catey Hill
I’m 60 and want to retire on between $800 and $1,200 a month, ideally near the ocean in Mexico — where should I go? Looking for ideas on the best place for you to retire? Email HelpMeRetire@marketwatch.com Looking for ideas on the best place for you to retire? Email HelpMeRetire@marketwatch.comThis yoga teacher is hoping to leave Colorado within the year.
3:00 a.m. Feb. 20, 2021
- By John Scott Lewinski
Domestic Vacation and Buy-In Developments Adapt a Year Into the PandemicSince the onset of Covid-19, properties across the U.S. have had to predict shifting consumer preferences
6:11 a.m. Feb. 17, 2021
9 things you can do to remain independent as you ageIf you want to stay in your home or community as long as possible, here are nine steps you can take.
12:40 p.m. Feb. 16, 2021
QuantumScape Reported a Loss. But That Isn't What Really Matters.
EV battery pioneer QuantumScape reported its first quarterly numbers since becoming a publicly traded company. Here's what investors should focus on.
9:28 a.m. Feb. 16, 2021
- By Alicia H. Munnell
Retirement income security for everyone (RISE) raises many questions Is there really a free lunch?Is there really a free lunch?
7:04 a.m. Feb. 16, 2021
QuantumScape Stock Is Dropping. Here's Why.
EV-battery developer QuantumScape made a key adjustment to some of its securities and the change has worried investors. The change, however, doesn't amount to much.
5:50 a.m. Feb. 16, 2021
Lacking any intrinsic value, bitcoin's price could be anything or nothing at allOnly those with healthy risk appetites and a robust capacity to absorb losses should consider investing in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin.
10:56 a.m. Feb. 13, 2021
- By Victor Reklaitis
Trump avoids conviction in second impeachment trial with 57-43 vote in SenateFormer President Donald Trump's second impeachment trial ends Saturday with his acquittal, after he faced a charge of inciting an insurrection in the wake of the Jan. 6 storming of the Capitol by his supporters.
9:50 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021
- By Ciara Linnane
U.S. COVID vaccine program enters new phase as feds deliver jabs directly to drug store chains The U.S. vaccine program will enter a new phase Friday when the federal government starts to deliver doses directly to drugstore chains and pharmacies, in an effort to get more jabs into arms as new variants of the virus continue to spread.
4:02 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021
- By Mark Hulbert
These are the value stocks that top-performing newsletters like the most nowValue has beaten growth in the past three months, a trend that may continue.
3:35 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021
- By Mark DeCambre
Why stock market is on a 'highway to the danger zone,' according to CNBC's CramerJim Cramer, host of CNBC's “Mad Money,” on his show on Wednesday described markets as on uncertain footing to say the least.
3:08 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021
The SEC Finally Says Enough to One Social Media-Fueled Trade
Pot stocks are on a wild ride, Disney+ subscribers keep racking up, Fauci estimates all American will be eligible for vaccines in April, and other news to start your day.
6:19 p.m. Feb. 11, 2021
Melbourne again on lockdown after new coronavirus cluster Melbourne, Australia’s second-largest city, will begin its third lockdown on Friday due to a rapidly spreading COVID-19 cluster centered on hotel quarantine.
10:51 a.m. Feb. 11, 2021
- By Barbara Kollmeyer
Diabetes drug hailed as a breakthrough for weight lossA study by a team of global researchers revealed a drug used to treat diabetes can lead to significant weight loss in obese individuals.
5:32 a.m. Feb. 11, 2021
House manager Eric Swalwell left hanging in midsentence as Fox News cuts away from impeachment coverageAs the California Democrat narrated the airing of body-camera footage showing a Capitol Police officer being attacked by a demonstrator with an American flag, the Fox panelists were debating President Joe Biden's COVID vaccine rollout.
1:30 a.m. Feb. 11, 2021
How Federal Dollars Can Incentivize a Stronger Response to Covid-19
It would be constitutional—and wise—to use state aid to drive states to require universal masking, write five leading public health experts.
9:51 a.m. Feb. 9, 2021
- By Mark Hulbert
Why Wall Street's 'coolest' stocks can leave investors cold Popular companies aren't always the best investment.
6:02 a.m. Feb. 9, 2021
9 pandemic trends that may stick around as part of our future routineWhile long earrings will re-emerge, some COVID-19 changes—like increased use of
telehealth,—will likely become a regular part of our everyday survival guide.
5:28 a.m. Feb. 9, 2021
WHO Says Covid-19 Virus Likely Came From an Animal, Not a Lab
Here’s what you need to know to navigate the markets today.
3:13 a.m. Feb. 9, 2021
How Bitcoin Explains Everything
Senate will begin Trump’s impeachment trial, Electronic Arts agrees to buy Glu Mobile, China blocks popular Clubhouse chat app, and other news to start your day.
1:26 a.m. Feb. 8, 2021
- By Tomi Kilgore
Wynn Resorts stock falls after 5.5 million share common stock offeringShares of Wynn Resorts Ltd. fell 3.4% in premarket trading Monday, after the casino operator and gaming company announced a public offering of 5.5 million shares of common stock. Based on Friday's stock closing price of $116.99, which was the highest close since Feb. 24, 2020, the offering could be worth $643.4 million. The company plans to use the proceeds from the offering for general corporate purposes. Wynn plans to grant the underwriters of the offering options to buy an additional 825,000 shares to cover overallotments. With about 107.9 million shares outstanding, the offering could represents about 5.9% of Wynn's shares outstanding if the underwriters exercise all of the options to buy additional shares. The offering comes after Wynn's stock has rallied 46.1% over the past three months, while the SPDR Consumer Discretionary Select Sector ETF has advanced 12.8% and the S&P 500 has gained 10.8%.
11:55 a.m. Feb. 7, 2021
Republican senators defend Trump ahead of second impeachment trialDonald Trump’s defenders in the Senate on Sunday rallied around the former president before his impeachment trial, dismissing it as a waste of time and arguing that the former president’s fiery speech before the U.S. Capitol insurrection does not make him responsible for the violence of Jan. 6.
8:35 a.m. Feb. 7, 2021
Back to the Office? Warehouse REITs Are the Place Investors Want to Be.
Owners of industrial and distribution facilities are riding an e-commerce boom that is likely to drive future rents higher.
8:27 a.m. Feb. 7, 2021
The Coming Alzheimer’s Crisis
Covid-19 has highlighted the shortcomings in the care and treatment of Alzheimer’s—a disease that threatens livelihoods and the broader economy as the U.S. population ages.