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10:18 a.m. March 4, 2021 - By Tomi Kilgore
Mark Zuckerberg raised $35 million from Facebook stock trades this weekFacebook Inc. Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg raised more than $35 million so far this week, as he acquired Class A shares for nothing through a share conversion, then sold more shares than he acquired at a combined price above $261.
10:16 a.m. March 4, 2021 - By Tomi Kilgore
Mesa Air stock tumbles in wake of analyst downgrade, CEO share salesShares of Mesa Air Group Inc. tumbled Thursday, after the regional air carrier disclosed stock sales by its chief executive, just before Deutsche Bank analyst Michael Linenberg recommended investors stop buying.
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.
5:27 a.m. March 1, 2021 - By Tomi Kilgore
Palantir stock bounces after last week's record selloffShares of Palantir Technologies Inc. bounced 4.5% in morning trading Monday, following last week's record drubbing, to put them on track for their first gain in six sessions. The , the worst weekly performance since the data integration and software company went public in September 2020. If the stock closes higher, it would be just the second gain in the past 13 sessions. Prior to the recent weakness, the stock rocketed nearly fourfold (up 285%) from the end of October to its highest close of $39.00 on Jan. 27. Helping fuel the selloff over the last couple weeks was and disclosures of insider trades, in which the insiders chose to sell all the shares they acquired at $0 per share through the conversion of derivative securities. The stock has now lost 2.7% over the past three months, while the S&P 500 has gained 6.1%.
5:17 a.m. Feb. 26, 2021 - By Tomi Kilgore
Palantir co-founder Stephen Cohen makes over $50 million from stock tradesPalantir Technologies Inc. co-Founder Stephen Cohen has netted more than $50 million from trading the data integration and software company's stock, as he flipped the 2 million shares he acquired for nothing through equity grants.
4:56 a.m. Feb. 18, 2021 - By Paul Brandus
Hypocrisy is on full display as Congress investigates the GameStop frenzy When it comes to investing, members of Congress play by their own rules
8:06 a.m. Feb. 16, 2021 - Barrons.com
Saudi Arabia Invested Billions of Dollars in Videogame Stocks Saudi Arabia’s sovereign-wealth fund, Public Investment Fund, bought large stakes in Activision, Electronic Arts, and Take-Two in the fourth quarter.
2:35 a.m. Feb. 13, 2021 - By MarketWatch
These money and investing tips can sweeten your relationship with the financial marketsThese money and investing stories were popular with MarketWatch readers over the past week.
9:10 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - Barrons.com
Airbnb Stock's Lofty Valuation Cannot Be Justified, Says Analyst Wolfe Research analyst Jared Shojaian finds Airbnb stock’s remarkable run baffling. “We simply cannot justify the current valuation,” he writes in a research note.
2:18 a.m. Feb. 7, 2021 - By MarketWatch
These money and investing tips can help your portfolio goals stay on track Money and investing stories popular with MarketWatch readers over the past week.
11:42 a.m. Feb. 6, 2021 - By Michael Brush
Code red --- here's what it means for the stock market now that company insiders are selling sharesThe stock market is vulnerable to a decline because of overvaluation, while "reopening" and cyclical stocks have been overplayed.
3:06 p.m. Feb. 5, 2021 - Barrons.com
Koss's CEO Sold 36,000 Shares. It's Not His First Time Cashing in This Week. The headphone and speaker company's executives have brought in more than $42 million with stock sales this week.
9:01 a.m. Feb. 5, 2021 - Barrons.com
Don't Buy the Hype About Companies That Emerge From SPACS A study by The Edge Consulting Group found that waiting to invest in a blank-check company after its merger means missing much of the deal's upside.
12:15 p.m. Feb. 3, 2021 - Barrons.com
CarMax Stock Still Has Room to Rally: Analyst Although CarMax shares have gained ground over the past month, their price still doesn’t fully account for this used-car dealer’s growth prospects and leading market position.
3:10 a.m. Feb. 1, 2021 - Barrons.com
The GameStop Revolt Has Just Begun Online renegades took the investing world by storm. Investors can ignore some of the silliness, but the market may never be the same.
2:30 a.m. Jan. 31, 2021 - Barrons.com
A Major Pension Bought Tesla and Schwab Stock. Here’s What It Sold. The New York State Teachers’ Retirement System initiated a position in the EV stock and added to its holdings of the brokerage’s shares.
2:38 a.m. Jan. 30, 2021 - By MarketWatch
These money and investing tips can heat your portfolio when stocks go coldThese money and investing stories were popular with MarketWatch readers over the past week.
5:15 a.m. Jan. 27, 2021 - Barrons.com
GameStop Insiders Sold Stock Before It Went Vertical Four GameStop directors disclosed stock sales earlier in January—at prices that are a fraction of the current trading price of shares of the videogame retailer.
2:00 a.m. Jan. 24, 2021 - Barrons.com
A Low-Volatility Manager Bought Tesla and American Tower Stock. Here’s What It Sold. Gateway Investment Advisors said the moves are part of a routine rebalancing effort and don’t represent calls on the outlook for the companies.
5:20 a.m. Jan. 23, 2021 - By Tomi Kilgore
Plug Power CEO makes more than $36 million from stock tradesPlug Power Inc. disclosed stock trades made by Chief Executive Andrew Marsh earlier this week, in which he netted more than $36 million.
9:22 a.m. Jan. 21, 2021 - By Tomi Kilgore
CleanSpark responds to 'false' short seller report, as stock tumbles for a 5th straight day, Shares of CleanSpark Inc. sank 9.3% in afternoon trading Thursday, putting them on track for a fifth-straight loss. The energy software and control technology company said it "has become aware" of a short seller's report that made "false" accusations against it and its officers. The five-day losing streak, in which the stock tumbled 34.7%, started on Jan. 14, the same day Culper Research released a report saying it believed CleanSpark is an "insider enrichment scheme," that allegedly "vastly overstated or simply fabricated key elements of its business." CleanSpark said it retained a law firm and will be "vigilant" in investigating the sources of the misrepresentations. "CleanSpark takes seriously any accusations of impropriety, stands behind its prior statements and disclosures, and will not tolerate unfounded and reckless claims against the company," CleanSpark said in a statement. "The company will vigorously and relentlessly defend itself against these actions and against the kind of baseless accusations made by those behind the 'report.'" Despite the recent selloff, CleanSpark shares have soared 189.3% over the past three months, while the S&P 500 has gained 12.3%.
4:36 p.m. Jan. 19, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Feds won't charge Sen. Richard Burr with insider tradingThe Justice Department has closed an insider trading investigation into Republican Sen. Richard Burr without criminal charges, his lawyer and another person familiar with the investigation said Tuesday.
2:00 a.m. Jan. 18, 2021 - Barrons.com
Alaska Loaded Up on Tesla Stock. Here Are 3 Stocks It Sold. Alaska’s Department of Revenue dramatically raised its investment in Tesla stock, and reduced investments in Intel, Gilead Sciences, and Qualcomm shares in the fourth quarter.
6:11 a.m. Jan. 15, 2021 - Barrons.com
An Early Nikola Investor Sells All Its Stock Worthington Industries finished selling all its Nikola shares this week. The small-cap company realized more than $600 million by providing seed capital to the start-up years ago.
5:30 a.m. Jan. 7, 2021 - By Michael Brush
My biggest blunders last year could help keep us from making the same mistakes in 2021 and beyondMichael Brush gives his perspective on a confounding year. Some lessons: Be humble, be wary of the crowd.
1:37 p.m. Jan. 6, 2021 - By Michael Brush
How to make money in 2021 --- follow these three stock market takeaways from last yearMichael Brush explains why Warren Buffett shouldn't be the only investing guru you follow.
9:22 a.m. Jan. 5, 2021 - Barrons.com
Snowflake Lockup to End Early for Some Shares Deutsche Bank analyst warns that the additional shares could weigh on the stock price.
11:30 a.m. Dec. 31, 2020 - Barrons.com
One of Lyft Stock’s Biggest Investors Sold Shares Alphabet’s venture-capital unit CapitalG sold 1.3 million Lyft shares this month, and remains a big investor in the ride-hailing firm.
6:09 a.m. Dec. 31, 2020 - By Lawrence G. McMillan
Remain bullish but vigilant toward the stock market Plus: Conditional sell signals from breadth oscillators and VIX term structurePlus: Conditional sell signals from breadth oscillators and VIX term structure.
4:23 a.m. Dec. 28, 2020 - By Paul Brandus
Trump pardons corrupt lawmakers, but the real scandal is that the capital is still a swampThere has always been something particularly egregious about pardons for representatives of the people who have abused the public trust.
7:08 a.m. Dec. 10, 2020 - By Jack Denton
Jeff Bezos sold $3 billion of Amazon stock in pivotal U.S. election weekAmazon’s founder and chief executive sold $3 billion worth of his shares in Amazon in the pivotal U.S. election week, representing 1.8% of his total stake in the tech giant.
9:31 a.m. Dec. 8, 2020 - Barrons.com
Merrill to Pay $26M to Settle New Hampshire Churning Case The Bank of America brokerage unit will pay $2 million in fines and $24.25 million in restitution to a harmed investor in a case involving churning.
3:40 a.m. Dec. 5, 2020 - By Barbara Kollmeyer
The stock market is signaling a 'severe' drop is imminent, says contrarian strategistInvestors are crowding into the stock market right now, and they aren't seeing the big signals that indicate they are about to get caught up in a rough period of selling, says our call of the day from contrarian investor Steven Jon Kaplan.
8:10 a.m. Nov. 30, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Pfizer's CEO sold $5.6 million worth of shares on the day of its big vaccine news. So what?Pfizer said sale of shares by Albert Bourla was prearranged under a plan set up in August.
3:00 a.m. Nov. 27, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
How the pandemic presented a stock-market opportunity to Sen. David Perdue of GeorgiaThe Georgia Republican squares off with Democrat Jon Ossoff — who labeled Perdue a crook in their last debate — in a Jan. 5 runoff.
4:26 p.m. Nov. 25, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
How Georgia's Sen. David Perdue cashed in with coronavirus stock trades For Sen. David Perdue, a Georgia Republican, the crisis last March signaled something else: a stock buying opportunity.
2:27 a.m. Nov. 16, 2020 - By Tonya Garcia
Farfetch says luxury shopping has permanently moved online, shares jumpThe luxury e-commerce retailer recently entered into a partnership with Alibaba and Richemont
2:00 a.m. Nov. 15, 2020 - Barrons.com
Largest U.S. Pension Bought Up EV Stocks Nikola and NIO, and Zoom Calpers loaded up on more Nikola and NIO shares in the third quarter, and doubled its investment in videoconferencing stock Zoom. It also edged up a position in Tesla.
9:10 a.m. Nov. 13, 2020 - Barrons.com
Dun & Bradstreet CEO Anthony Jabbour Bought Up Stock Business data and analytics firm Dun & Bradstreet recently went public. CEO Anthony Jabbour bought $1 million of shares.
8:08 a.m. Nov. 9, 2020 - Barrons.com
Another Negative Report Hits Nikola Ahead of Earnings A report cast doubt on the company’s preservation of customer deposits. The company denied it has used deposits to fund operations.
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