Investor Alert




Cutting Through the Nike Vaporfly Controversy

  • Cutting Through the Nike Vaporfly Controversy Cutting Through the Nike Vaporfly Controversy 8:16
    Why Stadiums Are Incubators for Coronavirus Spread Why Stadiums Are Incubators for Coronavirus Spread 8:05
    COVID -19 may have cost U.S professional sports more than $12 billion COVID -19 may have cost U.S professional sports more than $12 billion 3:16
    Kobe Bryant, Basketball Legend and All-Star, Dies at 41 Kobe Bryant, Basketball Legend and All-Star, Dies at 41 4:50
3:30 p.m. July 8, 2020 - Associated Press
Ivy League cancels fall sports due to pandemic First Division I conference to scrub sports, but more could followThe Ivy League on Wednesday became the first Division I conference to say it will not play sports this fall because of the coronavirus pandemic, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press. The league left open the possibility of moving some seasons to the spring if the outbreak is better controlled by then.
6:09 a.m. July 7, 2020 - By Barbara Kollmeyer
Citi bumps up its S&P 500 forecast, but warns investors to stop ignoring these risks Critical information for the U.S. trading day Citigroup has a new S&P 500 target and it implies about a 10% drop from here. Strategists say a bigger drop will be stopped by central banks.
5:39 a.m. July 7, 2020 - By Steven Kutz
Patrick Mahomes signs the largest contract in the history of U.S. sports — worth $503 million Mahomes, the youngest quarterback to ever be named a Super Bowl MVP, signed a 10-year contract extensionMahomes, the youngest quarterback to ever be named a Super Bowl MVP, signed a 10-year contract extension.
8:47 a.m. July 6, 2020 - Barrons.com
Target, Walmart Pull Washington Redskins Merchandise From Online Stores More retailers joined Nike in pulling Washington Redskins merchandise from their online shops after the team said Friday it would undergo a thorough review of its name.
3:00 p.m. July 3, 2020 - By Mike Murphy
‘Hamilton,’ ‘Baby-Sitters Cub’ and more: Here’s what’s worth streaming in July 2020 Netflix is rolling out ‘Umbrella Academy’ and a ton of teen shows, while most other streaming services take a summer breakNetflix is bringing ‘The Baby-Sitters Club’ and a ton of teen shows, while most other streaming services take a summer break.
2:27 p.m. July 3, 2020 - Associated Press
Oklahoma State football coach takes million-dollar pay cut after player calls him out for T-shirt promoting far-right news channel Mike Gundy, who also had the term of his contract shortened, had separately apologized this spring after calling the novel coronavirus the ‘China virus’ during a media sessionOne America News Network has been critical of the Black Lives Matter movement and has been criticized for trafficking in conspiracy theories and misinformation
1:40 p.m. July 3, 2020 - By Archie Mitchell
‘Let the music play’: Eric Clapton, Iron Maiden and Ed Sheeran and 1,500 leading musicians tell U.K. government Chart-topping singers have banded together to call for a government rescue for live musicEd Sheehan, Iron Maiden and Eric Clapton are among 1,500 U.K. musicians urging the government to support the live music industry.
11:08 a.m. July 3, 2020 - Associated Press
Washington Redskins name may be consigned to history as NFL team opens ‘thorough review’ FedEx and other sponsors apply pressure on owner, with league support, while Nike appears to have removed Redskins products from its websiteDan Snyder had shown no willingness to change the name since buying the team in 1999, the recent national conversation on race has renewed opposition to the name and prompted sponsors to speak up.
8:46 a.m. July 2, 2020 - Associated Press
Hollowed out public health system faces more cuts amid virus CDC director claims ‘our nation failed over decades to effectively invest in public health”The U.S. public health system has been starved for decades and lacks the resources to confront the worst health crisis in a century.
4:07 a.m. July 2, 2020 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: An Unhappy 4th of July Bracing for economic whiplash, Hong Kong police crack down on protesters, states move to contain virus spread, and other news to start your day.
2:21 a.m. July 2, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: U.S. case tally climbs above 2.6 million, and top Republicans now call on Americans to wear face masks FedEx, General Mills and Constellation Brands benefit from pandemic buying, while Michael Kors parent Capri takes a hitThe number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus illness COVID-19 in the U.S. climbed above 2.6 million on Wednesday, a day after Dr. Anthony Fauci said it could spike to more than 100,000 a day if the fresh clusters emerging in the South and West are not brought under control.
3:02 p.m. June 30, 2020 - Associated Press
Republican leaders — with one notable exception — urge wearing face masks As coronavirus cases surge, Sen. Lamar Alexander urges Trump to set a good exampleAs a surge of infections hammers the South and West, GOP officials are pushing back against the notion that masks are about politics, as President Donald Trump suggests, and telling Americans they can help save lives.
12:05 p.m. June 30, 2020 - By Archie Mitchell
Five things to know about Leicester: the U.K. city that’s key to preventing a second wave of coronavirus infections Leicester is the U.K.’s first city in a ‘local lockdown,’ a move that could become more common as the world opens back upLeicester, the English town famous for cheese, pork pies, and football, will be kept in lockdown for weeks while the rest of the country enjoys pubs, hairdressers, and restaurants reopening on July 4.
1:58 a.m. June 30, 2020 - By Selin Bucak
Sports are back on the pitch. So is private equity — and the competition is heating up For buyout groups that are persisting with the view that sport has significant growth potential, this has been a good time to buyBuyout groups are scouting for bargains among teams and leagues that are battling with the impact of COVID-19.
1:25 p.m. June 29, 2020 - Associated Press
Ava DuVernay to make Netflix series dramatizing Colin Kaepernick’s teenage years Limited series to explore the experiences that shaped his advocacyColin Kaepernick is joining with Emmy-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay on a Netflix drama series about the teenage roots of the former NFL player’s activism.
12:03 p.m. June 29, 2020 - By Fang Block
David Beckham’s Former Vintage Aston Martin Offered for £445,000The V8 Volante has gleaming metallic red paint, cream leather interiors, and an X-Pack engine
10:33 a.m. June 29, 2020 - By Jonathan Nicholson
Everyone in Washington wants a big public-works bill — but no one wants to pay for it $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan becomes the latest political footballThe Democratic-led House is mounting a final push to approve a massive infrastructure bill before the July 4 holiday, but figuring out how to pay for everything is a major stumbling block.
11:41 a.m. June 28, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
How America perfected the ‘art of demonizing Black men’ George Floyd’s death and other such incidents represent a moment that Americans should not just walk away fromGeorge Floyd’s death and other such incidents represent a moment that Americans should not just walk away from.
6:16 a.m. June 27, 2020 - Associated Press
Kop joy: Liverpool fans flood Anfield, 1st title in 30 years It took 30 years, 58 days and the return from a three-month lockdown caused by a global pandemic but, finally, Liverpool are the football champions of England once again.The sun had just set over Anfield — and on a 30-year wait to be champions of England again — when the fireworks started to explode into the twilight.
1:58 p.m. June 25, 2020 - Associated Press
Liverpool ends 30-year drought, clinches Premier League title Loss by Manchester City secures English championship for RedsLiverpool clinched its first league title since 1990 on Thursday, ending an agonizing title drought without the players even having to take the field.
1:21 p.m. June 25, 2020 - Associated Press
Convicted fraudster Jack Abramoff to plead guilty in cryptocurrency scam Lobbyist and business partner charged with defrauding investorsJack Abramoff, a once-powerful lobbyist who spent time in federal prison for fraud and corruption, has been charged in a San Francisco court in an investor fraud case involving cryptocurrency and lobbying disclosure, federal authorities announced Thursday
12:04 p.m. June 25, 2020 - Barrons.com
New Videogame Consoles Are Good News for These 2 Stocks A new generation of PlayStation and Xbox consoles means a better experiences for game players. But it also creates opportunities for investors.
11:29 a.m. June 25, 2020 - Barrons.com
The 4-Motor Endurance Electric Truck Is Here. This Stock Can Benefit. Investors can own a piece of the new, privately held Lordstown Motors—the company that unveiled the pickup on Thursday. Workhorse, a small-capitalization maker of its own electric vehicles, owns a 10% stake.
7:16 p.m. June 22, 2020 - Associated Press
Surging U.S. coronavirus cases raise fear that progress is slipping away ‘It is snowballing,’ Houston hospital CEO says, warning hospitals could soon be overwhelmedAlarming surges in coronavirus cases across the U.S. South and West raised fears Monday that the outbreak is spiraling out of control and that hard-won progress against the scourge is slipping away because of resistance among many Americans to wearing masks and keeping their distance from others.
6:15 a.m. June 22, 2020 - By Shawn Langlois
Colin Kaepernick is a hero — like Pat Tillman — and deserves another chance in the NFL, says Brett FavreThe Green Bay Packers legend Brett Favre wades into the Colin Kaepernick debate.
1:41 p.m. June 21, 2020 - Barrons.com
Covid-19 Resurgence Threatens Pro Sports and Local Economies A growing wave of infections has shut down spring training in Arizona and Florida. Leagues are struggling to restart.
5:16 a.m. June 21, 2020 - By Weston Blasi
Can the federal government block the NFL from playing its season? And other burning questions about the NFL’s bid to return What we know and don’t know about the 2020 NFL season amid the pandemicThe NFL is planning to play its full 2020-21 season, beginning with the season opener between the Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs and the Houston Texans on Sept. 10.
4:00 a.m. June 20, 2020 - Barrons.com
Watch Brands Breathe New Life Into Vintage Designs Timepieces by Breitling, Vacheron Constantin, and Audemars Piguet marry the best of the past and present
3:11 p.m. June 19, 2020 - By Callum Keown
U.K. foreign secretary criticized for saying taking a knee comes from ‘Game of Thrones’Britain's Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has faced a backlash after saying taking the knee comes from Game of Thrones
2:09 p.m. June 19, 2020 - Barrons.com
Google Searches for Juneteenth Surge According to Google Trends, searches for the word have reached the highest level since 2004, the earliest data available.
12:24 p.m. June 19, 2020 - Associated Press
Trump says he’ll try again to rescind DACA protections for ‘Dreamers’ after Supreme Court setback White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany says Trump has vowed to take care of DACA far better than the Democrats ever didPresident Donald Trump said Friday he will renew his effort to end legal protections for hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the United States as children.
10:54 a.m. June 19, 2020 - By Mitch Moxley
One Family’s Mission to Preserve the Story of African-AmericansThe Kinsey Collection is one of the largest collections of African-American art and artifacts in the world
4:14 a.m. June 19, 2020 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: AMC Stock Jumps on Reopening Plans, Masks or No Masks U.S. honors Juneteenth, Trump can’t end DACA for now, Covid-19 is still surging in some states, and other news to start your day.
2:27 p.m. June 18, 2020 - Barrons.com
Facebook Removes Ad Posted by Trump Campaign Here’s what you need to know about the impact of Covid-19 to navigate the markets today.
1:56 p.m. June 18, 2020 - Associated Press
Trump campaign team seeks fourth debate with Biden Biden camp says it’s fine with the scheduled three debates, says it won’t be ‘distracted by his demands’President Donald Trump’s campaign is requesting a fourth debate with his presumptive Democratic rival, citing an expected surge in mail and absentee voting this fall because of the coronavirus.
4:48 a.m. June 18, 2020 - By Callum Keown
The English Premier League has finally returned after 100 days away — here’s what happenedThe English Premier League returns on Wednesday after more than three months with the first of 92 games in just 40 days.
3:44 a.m. June 17, 2020 - Barrons.com
William Hill Stock Falls After £224 Million Cash Raise. But There’s Good News. William Hill shares slipped on Wednesday, as the sports betting firm raised £224 million in a discounted stock sale amid the impacts of coronavirus.
11:18 a.m. June 15, 2020 - By Shawn Langlois
Dallas Cowboys star running back Ezekiel Elliott tests positive for COVID-19 and has a one-word question about how the news broke Elliott, who is reportedly doing just fine, was clearly frustrated that the private information was leakedElliott, who is reportedly doing just fine, was clearly frustrated that the private information was leaked.
10:56 a.m. June 15, 2020 - Associated Press
HUD Secretary Ben Carson says he will try to persuade Trump not to be upset with athletes kneeling during the national anthem Carson is the only African-American member of President Donald Trump’s cabinetThe lone African-American member of President Donald Trump’s cabinet said Monday he would work with the president on the issue of athletes taking a knee during the national anthem, though Trump has shown no signs of softening, tweeting over the weekend that he would not watch soccer or football if players don’t stand for the national anthem.
9:55 a.m. June 15, 2020 - By rbisdale
COVID -19 may have cost U.S professional sports more than $12 billionThe sports economy's profits are dwindling as leagues struggle to figure out how to return from the pandemic.
Browse topics:

Filter results by


Media (89)

Entertainment And Leisure (57)

Travel (56)

Software (34)

Internet (30)

Internet Hardware (30)


Us (273)

Europe (42)

Uk (29)

Eu (19)

Asia Pacific (17)

China (7)


General (285)

Personal Finance (36)

Opinion (20)

Economy (12)

Commodities (9)

Earnings (8)

Link to MarketWatch's Slice.