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1:38 p.m. April 3, 2021 - By MarketWatch
These money and investing tips can put a spring in your investing stepsMoney and investing stories popular with MarketWatch readers over the past week.
5:34 a.m. April 3, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
‘Frugality will continue to reign’: Eager to save hundreds of dollars, Americans flock to one type of product A new report from the Conference Board tracks three distinct trendsA new report from the Conference Board tracks three distinct trends.
7:26 a.m. Jan. 27, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
CDC Director: ‘I can’t tell you how much vaccine we have and, if I can’t tell it to you, then I can’t tell it to the governors’ President Joe Biden has outlined a goal of 100 million vaccinations in 100 days, which some analysts describe as ambitiousPresident Joe Biden has outlined a goal of 100 million vaccinations in 100 days, which some analysts describe as ambitious.
5:39 a.m. Jan. 17, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
Biden’s $1.9-trillion COVID-19 rescue plan is a ‘lifeline’ for millions of Americans President-elect Joe Biden said he will call for $1,400 stimulus checks and more vaccine funds in a new coronavirus economic relief package when he takes office this monthPresident-elect Biden said he will call for $1,400 stimulus checks and more vaccine funds in a new coronavirus economic relief package when he takes office this month.
5:16 a.m. Jan. 16, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
I didn’t receive a $1,200 stimulus check during the first surge of COVID-19. Will I get a payment this time around? President-elect Bidens said Thursday he will call for $1,400 stimulus checks and more vaccine funds in $1.9-trillion COVID-19 relief plan. President-elect Bidens said Thursday he will call for $1,400 stimulus checks and more vaccine funds in $1.9-trillion COVID-19 relief plan.
1:03 a.m. Nov. 17, 2020 - By Cecilia Clark
College students suspended for breaking COVID-19 rules—can you get a refund? Know your school’s COVID-19 policies and how they affect tuition money and financial aid if you don’t complyStudents returned this fall to rigid COVID-19 prevention rules. And noncompliance can be costly.
10:54 a.m. Nov. 9, 2020 - By Cody Willard
A new normal is on the horizon for investors — but what does that look like? Coronavirus treatments will be a game changer. But they won’t change the trajectory of innovative companies making their way through the world Coronavirus treatments will be a game changer. But they won’t change the trajectory of innovative companies making their way through the world.
10:45 a.m. Oct. 14, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: U.S. death toll tops 216,000 as Midwest and Mountain West cases start to stretch hospital capacity In the last seven days, 16 states have added more new cases than at any other time since the beginning of the pandemic The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus illness COVID-19 rose above 216,000 on Wednesday, driven by a spike in new cases in the Midwest and Mountain West that are starting to fill hospital beds and squeeze health-care systems.
10:26 p.m. Oct. 6, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
‘Don’t ever, ever underestimate the potential of the pandemic’: 5 reasons scientists say you should be afraid of COVID-19 President Trump left Walter Reed Monday and returned to the White House, telling the nation, ‘Don’t be afraid of it.’ Anthony Fauci later cautioned the president’s condition ‘could have a reversal.’President Trump left Walter Reed Monday and returned to the White House, telling the nation, ‘Don’t be afraid of it.’ Anthony Fauci later cautioned the president’s condition ‘could have a reversal.’
5:57 a.m. Sept. 18, 2020 - By Cody Willard
You’ve heard of bulls and bears in the stock market. Don’t be a chicken Investors need to avoid being followers during times of market euphoria or panicInvestors need to avoid being followers during times of market euphoria or panic.
11:09 a.m. Aug. 28, 2020 - By Rachel Hartman
Under CARES Act, tax-sheltered HSAs are even more useful now—how to make the most of them The CARES Act broadened what expenses are eligible with HSA funds, including health insurance premiums if you’re collecting unemploymentAn HSA is a triple tax-sheltered account to pay for certain medical expenses if you have a high-deductible health plan.
11:44 a.m. Aug. 25, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
COVID-19 and 1918 ‘Spanish flu’ have one depressing thing in common A new working paper looks at the effects of the 1918 influenza and COVID-19 pandemics on mortality and the economy, plus the role of non-pharmaceutical interventionsA new working paper looks at the effects of the 1918 influenza and COVID-19 pandemics on mortality and the economy, plus the role of non-pharmaceutical interventions.
7:54 p.m. Aug. 24, 2020 - Associated Press
Asian markets rise, spurred by hopes for COVID-19 treatment Stocks jump in Tokyo, SeoulAsian shares were mostly higher Tuesday as investors hung onto hopes the coronavirus pandemic may come under control as treatments get developed.
6:28 a.m. Aug. 15, 2020 - By Shawn Langlois
Stocks could be melting up like they did in the Roaring ’20s, strategist says — we all know what happened nextMark Twain once said, “History doesn’t repeat itself, but it often rhymes.” Ed Yardeni of Yardeni Research applied those words to what, for most observers, has to feel like a unique climate for playing the market these days.
10:00 a.m. Aug. 14, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
News and analysis for those planning for or living in retirement Retirement news and analysisRetirement news and analysis
2:24 a.m. July 16, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: COVID-19 is far from contained and could rival 1918 flu pandemic that killed 50 million, experts warn Goldman Sachs posts ‘almost indecent’ earnings that far exceed expectations, while UnitedHealth revenue falls short and Walmart mandates masksThe coronavirus pandemic is far from contained and could end up rivaling the 1918 flu that killed more than 50 million people worldwide, two leading health experts are warning.
5:49 a.m. July 14, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
Here’s one ‘remarkable’ difference between COVID-19 and the 1918 Spanish flu There are also similarities between the 1918 influenza and SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, ChinaThere are also similarities between the 1918 influenza and SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China.
12:34 p.m. July 11, 2020 - By Michael Brush
5 ways to beat the stock market — from a fund manager who’s done this for years These lessons from Amana Growth Fund can make you a better investorThese lessons from Amana Growth Fund can make you a better investor.
8:29 a.m. June 27, 2020 - By Michael Brush
Bad news is punishing stock market investors — here’s how to deal with it As market weakness develops, scale into stocks that get hit the mostAs market weakness develops, scale into stocks that get hit the most.
2:43 a.m. June 26, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Buyer beware: SEC warns investors to avoid coronavirus-related frauds and scams ‘We’ve seen in other periods of crisis that people try to take advantage,’ says SEC’s enforcement division after halting trading in more than 30 companiesThe Securities and Exchange Commission is urging investors to beware of scams linked to the coronavirus pandemic and to carefully consider claims relating to treatments, therapies and equipment that promise big returns.
7:42 p.m. June 22, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
‘We are filling the stockpile in anticipation of a possible problem in the fall’: Government preparing for coronavirus second wave Coronavirus cases in the U.S. have surpassed 2.2 million, and there are record daily highs in half-a-dozen statesCoronavirus cases in the U.S. have surpassed 2.2 million, and there are record daily highs in half-a-dozen states.
8:11 a.m. June 20, 2020 - By Michael Brush
Here’s why the FDA may approve a Covid-19 vaccine before the November elections, according to Jefferies’ biotech-research team If true, any approval may not actually benefit a vaccine company, but instead other parts of the stock marketIf true, any approval may not actually benefit a vaccine company, but instead other parts of the stock market.
6:50 a.m. June 19, 2020 - By Steve Goldstein
This fund manager whose biggest short was Wirecard says he is the most bullish toward stocks since 2009Why one fund manager is the most optimistic he has been about the stock market in a decade.
9:14 a.m. June 15, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
Yes, America needs to brace itself for a second wave of coronavirus Coronavirus cases in the U.S. have surpassed 2 million, and have risen by double-digit percentages in 16 U.S. states that have loosened restrictions since Memorial DayCoronavirus cases in the U.S. have surpassed 2 million, and have risen by double-digit percentages in 16 U.S. states that have loosened restrictions since Memorial Day.
5:29 a.m. June 13, 2020 - By Michael Brush
Warren Buffett made a smart move by buying more shares of Liberty Sirius XM — here’s why you might want to do the same Buffett and his team made a mistake by selling airlines recently, but they haven’t lost their touchBuffett and his team made a mistake by selling airlines recently, but they haven’t lost their touch.
9:34 a.m. May 31, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
‘The 1918 Spanish flu’s second wave was even more devastating’: WHO advises caution to avoid ‘immediate second peak’ Immunizations against smallpox, measles or Hepatitis B should last a lifetime, but that has not been the case for previous coronavirusesImmunizations against smallpox, measles or Hepatitis B should last a lifetime, but that has not been the case for previous coronaviruses.
3:30 p.m. May 17, 2020 - By Greg Robb
Fed’s Powell tells ‘60 Minutes’ he’s not out of ammunition to fight the recession Powell sees unemployment rate getting as high as 25%, while economy could contract by 30% or more in April-June quarterThe chairman of the Federal Reserve on Sunday said the central bank has not exhausted its power to help the economy get through the coronavirus pandemic.
11:40 a.m. May 11, 2020 - By Michael Brush
Biotechnology experts who understand both science and investing are skeptical of the stock market’s strength The pandemic’s damage to the economy, and investing markets, may be long-lasting and worse than expected, they sayThe pandemic’s damage to the economy, and investing markets, may be long-lasting and worse than expected, they say.
9:42 a.m. May 3, 2020 - By Mark DeCambre
‘We do not know exactly what happens when you voluntarily shut down a substantial portion of your society’ Buffett says ‘I remain convinced that nothing can basically stop America’: BuffettWarren Buffett chose to use his annual shareholder meeting, typically an extravaganza that brings nearly 20,000 people flocking to Berkshire Hathaway’s headquarters in Omaha, Neb., as a history lesson on American resilience.
4:59 a.m. April 24, 2020 - By Barbara Kollmeyer
Upbeat results from Nestlé help European stocks pare losses after EU summit disappoints Lufthansa sinks after liquidity warningEuropean stocks broke a two-session winning streak on Friday, after a European Union summit failed to agree on a much-needed stimulus package and amid doubts over a promising coronavirus treatment from Gilead.
11:58 a.m. April 23, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: Hong Kong study says China’s true case tally is likely four times as high as officially reported numbers Gap has stopped paying rent totaling about $115 million in North America, and Domino’s Pizza beats sales and profit views in latest quarterChina’s constantly shifting methodology for counting the number of cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 has led it to greatly understate the numbers and the true tally may be four times the official figures, according to a new study by researchers in Hong Kong.
4:53 a.m. April 22, 2020 - By Jeffry Bartash
Why the U.S. economy’s recovery from the coronavirus is likely to be long and painful President Trump’s ‘rocketship’ recovery looks less and less likelySome states are already trying to reopen for business and President Trump has repeatedly predicted growth will take off like a “rocket ship” once the coronavirus pandemic ends, but economists increasingly believe a recovery will be a long and uneven one.
6:02 a.m. April 20, 2020 - By Shawn Langlois
What will the stock market look like in a post-coronavirus world? The bulls are hoping history repeats itselfAs the worst pandemic in a century continues to take its toll on the global economy, investors, with no clear end in sight, are left to assess what’s next. Perhaps what happened in the market 100 years ago can offer clues.
8:42 a.m. April 14, 2020 - By Michael Brush
Bet on ‘power’ brands — and their shares — to outperform when the world returns to normal Beloved consumer brands will still be standing, ready to pick up where they left offBeloved consumer brands will still be standing, ready to pick up where they left off.
6:53 a.m. April 11, 2020 - By Nigam Arora
Greed overtakes fear in the stock market, but don’t be lured into this short-lived rally There has been optimism about slowing new coronavirus cases, but the pandemic’s threat won’t be in the past until there’s a vaccine or treatmentThere has been optimism about slowing new coronavirus cases, but the pandemic’s threat won’t be over until there’s a vaccine or treatment.
6:01 a.m. April 10, 2020 - By Cullen Roche
No, we’re not heading toward the next Great Depression There are three big differences between today and 1929There are three big differences between today and 1929, says Cullen Roche.
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