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9:33 a.m. June 21, 2021 - By Philip van Doorn
Amazon is the world's most valuable brand, but Alibaba and Facebook have better financialsA quick look at the world's most valuable brands may surprise you — including numbers for Apple and McDonald's.
8:50 a.m. June 21, 2021 - Barrons.com
Shares in Amazon Partner Morrisons Soared After a $12.10 Billion Approach. These Retailers Could Also Be Targets. Morrisons has significant property assets, which could be monetized, as does clothing giant Marks and Spencer and home-improvement firm Kingfisher.
8:03 a.m. June 21, 2021 - By Jillian Berman
Brace yourself, here's why inflation could create a 'giant wealth transfer' from lenders to borrowersThere's one group of borrowers that can count themselves as 'lucky' during periods of inflation.
4:57 a.m. June 21, 2021 - Barrons.com
3 Dividend Ideas to Hedge Against Various Inflation Scenarios Chris Senyek, chief investment strategist at Wolfe Research, says that dividend investors need to be nimble and consider different strategies when looking at inflationary possibilities. Plus: Prudential’s commitment to its dividend and T. Rowe’s special payout.
4:46 a.m. June 21, 2021 - Barrons.com
Bank Stocks Got Beaten Up by the Fed. How It Can Help Them Bounce Back. Weeks don’t get much worse than the one bank stocks just had. The good news is that the Fed is set to release the results of its annual stress tests for the largest U.S. banks this coming Thursday.
4:39 a.m. June 21, 2021 - Barrons.com
Self-Driving Cars Are Closer Than You Think Autonomous taxis are available in Arizona and Nevada, and the technology is making creeping progress into everyday cars. How to play it.
4:17 a.m. June 21, 2021 - Barrons.com
Cruise Operators Grapple With Pushback on Covid-19 Vaccination Mandates Carnival, Norwegian, and Royal Caribbean are eager to resume sailing and are encouraging customers to get vaccinated, but Florida's opposition to mandates complicates the near-term outlook
3:50 a.m. June 21, 2021 - Barrons.com
The ‘Death Cross’ Comes for Bitcoin Amazon’s Prime Day is here, Americans are 65% vaccinated, FTSE Russell rebalances, and other news to start your day.
3:11 a.m. June 21, 2021 - By Philip van Doorn
16 short-squeeze targets in the stock market, including Canoo, Tootsie Roll and a prison operatorOther stocks with high short interest and days-to-cover include Inovio Pharmaceuticals and B&G Foods.
4:22 p.m. June 19, 2021 - By Christine Idzelis
‘Nice underpinning to the market’: Buybacks may prop stock market rattled after Fed meeting Stock buybacks are on a tear, potentially helping to prop up a stock market startled by the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting this past week after repeatedly rising to new peaks in 2021.
9:17 a.m. June 19, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
23andMe shares surge 21% in their trading debut after merger with Richard Branson-backed SPACShares of consumer genetics company 23andMe rose 21% in their trading debut Thursday, after the provider of home DNA test kits went public via a merger with Richard Branson's special-purpose acquisition corporation, or SPAC, VG Acquisition Corp.
8:06 a.m. June 19, 2021 - By Christine Idzelis
Dow books worst week since October on 'quad witching' Friday, as investors pivot with more hawkish FedU.S. stocks end sharply lower Friday, with the Dow booking its worst week since last October, after comments from a Fed official exacerbated the market volatility that followed the central bank's updated outlook this week for inflation and the economic recovery from COVID.
5:04 p.m. June 18, 2021 - Barrons.com
Responsible Ways to Support ESG-Oriented Heirs Top-ranked advisor Colleen O’Callaghan, managing director of J.P. Morgan’s O’Callaghan Thomas Group, is helping her financially savvy clients navigate low interest rates, the possibility of higher taxes, and the best ways to support ESG-oriented heirs.
5:03 p.m. June 18, 2021 - Barrons.com
The Top 100 Women Financial Advisors The experts on our 16th annual ranking discuss their investing strategies as life in the U.S. starts to return to normal.
4:24 p.m. June 18, 2021 - Barrons.com
Look Beyond Putin and Oil to the Sweet Spot in Russian Stocks Putin and oil prices influence Russian sentiment but the country’s service and innovation economy is often overlooked.
11:15 a.m. June 17, 2021 - Barrons.com
Clearlake Capital to Buy Confluence Technologies TA Associates has found a buyer for Confluence Technologies but will keep a minority stake.
6:53 a.m. June 16, 2021 - Barrons.com
The U.K. Reopening Trade Has Run Out of Steam. Here's 1 Region Where the Trade Still Has Opportunities. There is more room to run for reopening plays in Europe, says a U.K. brokerage firm.
4:38 a.m. June 16, 2021 - Barrons.com
Ørsted Is Under Pressure. Why Now Is the Perfect Time to Buy the Wind Giant. Dampening sentiment on renewables stocks since February and surprise costs have hurt shares in the Danish group. But UBS says it's looking up.
4:28 a.m. June 16, 2021 - By Rachel Koning Beals
CEOs want SEC climate reporting separate from earnings but concede new rules are likelyCEOs at the powerful Business Roundtable, investor groups and mostly Democratic lawmakers told the Securities and Exchange Commission they'd support mandatory rules forcing publicly traded companies disclose detailed greenhouse gas emissions and other figures that reveal the climate-change impacts and risks to investors.
9:49 a.m. June 15, 2021 - By Abby Schultz
Future Returns: Nuveen’s Private Market Strategy for ImpactThe firm launched a fund for outside investors last year focused on inclusive growth and resource efficiency
8:19 a.m. June 15, 2021 - By Jack Denton
Airbus and Boeing shares lift off as EU and U.S. are set to resolve 17-year trade spat over aid to manufacturersShares in aircraft manufacturers Airbus and Boeing lifted off on Tuesday, ahead of the expected settlement of a long-running trade dispute between the European Union and U.S. over state aid to the two groups.
8:03 a.m. June 15, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
'It's such a brave act to jump into small-business ownership’—what the new SBA administrator is doing for older entrepreneursIsabella Casillas Guzman says she is focusing on the critical need for capital to make it easier for small businesses to launch.
2:13 p.m. June 14, 2021 - Barrons.com
Go On, Climb the Yield Ladder. Here’s How to Do So Safely. Sick of fixed-income investments that pay almost no interest? There’s an alphabet soup of solid yields to be had for investors willing to ratchet up the risk.
5:27 a.m. June 14, 2021 - Barrons.com
How to Play the World’s Most Vital Chip Maker Taiwan Semiconductor has never been more important. At the same time, there are near-term risks for the company and its rather pricey stock.
11:29 a.m. June 12, 2021 - By Levi Sumagaysay
Rich IPO paydays for Airbnb, DoorDash CEOs lead influential advisory firms to target execs at their first shareholder meetingsISS and Glass Lewis are recommending shareholders withhold their votes from Airbnb Chairman and Chief Executive Brian Chesky and DoorDash Chairman and CEO Tony Xu because of their compensation, the control they wield over the companies they co-founded and other corporate governance issues.
9:08 a.m. June 12, 2021 - By Tonya Garcia
Home Depot and Lowe's have 30% share of a home improvement market that's heading toward $1 trillionBank of America data shows that the average U.S. household spends $3,000 annually on home projects.
8:20 a.m. June 12, 2021 - By Mark DeCambre
Bitcoin is legal tender in El Salvador. What does it mean for the broader crypto market? Some bulls think 'it could be huge'Bitcoin is officially legal tender in El Salvador, a country in Central America with a population of 6.5 million and a gross domestic product of about $27 billion, as of 2019.
8:08 a.m. June 12, 2021 - By Philip van Doorn
We put 6 more meme stocks' numbers to the test and the differences are tellingDigging deeper into the the meme stock phenomenon, there are big difference between Palantir, Wendy's, Canoo and other companies.
7:40 a.m. June 12, 2021 - By Michael Brush
Don’t be fooled — inflation is a big risk for stock market investors. Here’s how to prepareMichael Brush advises on how you can avoid making mistakes as bond yields rise and the central bank reduces its stimulus.
5:46 a.m. June 12, 2021 - By Jack Denton
Microsoft and American Airlines-backed flying taxi startup to go public in new $5 billion blank-check waveA developer of electric, flying taxis is set to go public in New York by merging with a SPAC, as part of the latest wave of listings bringing more than $5 billion in enterprise value to the stock market.
4:33 a.m. June 12, 2021 - By Philip van Doorn
Weekend reads: Everything you need to know about inflation in the U.S. Also, a big bitcoin hack, meme-stock analysis, the red-hot car market and a quest for the perfect cheap retirement location.
3:00 a.m. June 12, 2021 - Barrons.com
A Robo-Advisor Bought Up These Vanguard ETFs Investment advisor Betterment materially added to positions in Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets, Vanguard Total International Bond, and Vanguard Short-Term Inflation-Protected Securities.
4:40 p.m. June 11, 2021 - Barrons.com
Betting for and Against Las Vegas Letters on the prospects for Las Vegas postpandemic, meme stocks like AMC, the rewards of staying employed past retirement age, DXC’s CEO Mike Salvino, and Big-Energy CEO credibility
2:55 p.m. June 11, 2021 - Barrons.com
Milking the Newest Meme Stock Beneath the jokes about cows and the positive thoughts about its business model, the Reddit posters seem to be seeing Clean Energy Fuels as another opportunity for a short squeeze.
2:52 p.m. June 11, 2021 - Barrons.com
These Activists Look for Ways That ESG Can Enhance Returns Environmental, social, and governance improvements can help boost profits. Impactive Capital’s Lauren Taylor Wolfe and Christian Asmar are willing to stick with companies long enough for it to play out.
12:53 p.m. June 11, 2021 - By Christine Idzelis
S&P 500 books fresh record Friday, Dow snaps 2-week win streak as investors focus on inflationU.S. stocks finished higher Friday, with the S&P 500 scoring a back-to-back record finish, despite data on Thursday showing inflation running hot.
11:57 a.m. June 11, 2021 - Barrons.com
MDC Partners, Connect Biopharma See Activist Action Indaba Capital says it will vote against marketing-and-advertising firm MDC’s merger plans. RA Capital raised its investment in Chinese firm Connect Biopharma.
10:40 a.m. June 11, 2021 - By Thornton McEnery
Chatter around meme stocks grows quiet as sector sees uncertain end to the weekSocial media mentions of individual meme stocks were like tumbleweeds on a dirt road as retail investors focused on hedge funds an reloaded for a potentially potent Friday.
6:53 a.m. June 11, 2021 - Barrons.com
A Flying Taxi Start-Up and E-Commerce Play Will Ride a New $5 Billion Blank-Check Wave Both tech companies choosing the SPAC route are European companies shunning traditional IPOs in the likes of London and Frankfurt.
4:19 a.m. June 11, 2021 - Barrons.com
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