5:09 p.m. Today5:09 p.m. June 22, 2021
Pelosi may be poised to form House committee to investigate Jan. 6 insurrectionHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi is signaling that she is poised to create a new committee to investigate the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol, pushing closer to a partisan investigation of the attack after Senate Republicans blocked the creation of an independent probe.
1:33 p.m. Today1:33 p.m. June 22, 2021
Bitcoin Stabilized. These Crypto Stocks Were Mixed.
Coinbase and Microstrategy are among the companies that declined sharply on Tuesday along with Bitcoin.
4:30 a.m. Today4:30 a.m. June 22, 2021
- By Wallace Witkowski
Confluent IPO: 5 things to know about the 'data-in-motion' platformConfluent Inc. is set to be the largest tech initial public offering this week, with plans to start trading on Thursday, as it sets its sights on a $50 billion data-management market that surpasses traditional database techniques.
11:12 a.m. June 21, 2021
- By Claudia Assis
Tesla's Elon Musk planning on 'AI day' to boost recruitingTesla Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk tweeted Monday he's "looking at holding" a day dedicated to showcasing the electric-car maker's "progress" in its artificial-intelligence systems. Musk left the date open, saying only the event would take place "in about a month or so" and that its purpose would be recruiting. Tesla earlier this month hosted an event to showcase its Model S Plaid trim, the top-of-the-line option for the luxury sedan, and in September held an Shares of Tesla have lost 11% this year and gained 213% in the past 12 months, which compares with gains of 12% and 36% for the S&P 500 index in these same periods.
10:31 a.m. June 21, 2021
Inequitable Access to Graduate School Is Holding Back the Economy
The gap in STEM doctoral education is staggering, writes Suzanne T. Ortega. Smart investments can fix it.
4:42 a.m. June 21, 2021
We’re Going Back to the Office. Here Are Some Stocks to Try On.
With demand returning and inventories remaining lean, Target, Nike, V.F. Corp., and Levi Strauss are among those that stand to benefit.
11:25 a.m. June 19, 2021
- By Jurica Dujmovic
You will not be traveling in a self-driving car anytime soon. Here's what the future will look like It will take many years for researchers to optimize autonomous driving. Those improvements can't be rushed.
7:18 a.m. June 19, 2021
- By Emily Bary
Nvidia could triple data-center business and see stock hit $900, says analystNvidia Corp. has a number of key growth drivers that could help the company triple its data-center sales by 2025, according to an analyst.
4:19 a.m. June 19, 2021
- By Nicole Lyn Pesce
The housing market is so crazy, this $600,000 ‘horror’ is drawing multiple cash offers Available homes are so scarce that this ‘nightmare’ listing seems like a steal --- even though it’s covered in graffiti and smells awful
10:25 a.m. June 18, 2021
Nvidia Is Moving Beyond Videogame Chips. The Stock Is Worth More.
BofA Securities analyst Vivek Arya reiterated a Buy rating on the stock and raised his target for the price to $900 from $800.
5:31 a.m. June 18, 2021
Time for a New, Digital Bretton Woods
The world isn’t ready for the digitization of finance.
5:55 p.m. June 17, 2021
Republicans charge Biden with giving Putin a pass — after years of giving Trump's flattery of the Russian autocrat a passHouse Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said Biden had given Putin a "pass" at their summit in Switzerland Wednesday, while Trump said the U.S. "didn't get anything" from the meeting. Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, a potential 2024 contender, declared, "America today is weaker than it was on the world stage just 48 hours ago."
12:03 p.m. June 17, 2021
Tom Siebel on the Promise and Risks of AITom Siebel, CEO of C3.ai, on using AI for cybersecurity, IoT and precision medicine. He sees widespread medical adoption in 10 years but warns safeguards are needed. From Investing in Tech
10:58 a.m. June 17, 2021
Vimeo CEO Says Momentum Can Continue Past Pandemic
Vimeo benefited during the pandemic as more companies turned to its video-software offerings as a way to keep their businesses running smoothly.
7:39 a.m. June 17, 2021
7 Risks That Are Creating a New Market Paradigm
Past performance is not indicative of future results, writes Rick Bookstaber. The same is true for risk.
5:00 a.m. June 17, 2021
- By MarketWatch
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.
3:49 a.m. June 17, 2021
The Dollar Is the Big Winner From a Hawkish Fed
Federal Reserve moves up timeline for interest rate hikes, Delta strain officially a “variant of concern,” Biden wraps up Putin summit, and other news to start your day.
3:42 a.m. June 17, 2021
- By Emily Bary
Vimeo CEO says momentum can continue past pandemic: 'We’re looking to create a market that was never there'Vimeo Inc. benefited during the pandemic as more companies turned to its video-software offerings as a way to keep their businesses running smoothly, and its chief executive sees opportunities for continued momentum even as the world reopens.
10:47 p.m. June 16, 2021
Iran prepares to vote for new president as nuclear deal hangs in the balanceThe deal represents the signature accomplishment of the relatively moderate President Hassan Rouhani's eight years in office: suspending crushing sanctions in exchange for the strict monitoring and limiting of Iran's uranium stockpile.
1:00 p.m. June 16, 2021
- By MarketWatch
What lumber and gold prices tell us about the stock market’s next moveCommodities have an effect on stocks but the one to watch is platinum.
11:31 a.m. June 16, 2021
- By Abby Schultz
LiveArt Launches Peer-to-Peer Trading PlatformUsing machine learning and artificial intelligence, the marketplace offers collectors a new way to buy and sell art
11:20 a.m. June 16, 2021
Biden Lays Down the Law to Putin on Infrastructure Cyberattacks
Here's what you need to know to navigate the markets today.
10:24 a.m. June 16, 2021
- By Robert Schroeder
Biden says he told Putin infrastructure should be 'off limits' to cyberattacks President Joe Biden on Wednesday said he told Russian President Vladimir Putin that critical infrastructure should be off-limits to cyberattacks, as the two leaders agreed to begin talks on cybersecurity issues.
9:38 a.m. June 16, 2021
Palantir CEO Explains the Company’s Appeal to Individual Investors
The data-mining and software solutions firm is particularly popular on venues like Robinhood Markets and Reddit.
9:10 a.m. June 16, 2021
- By Mark DeCambre
Palantir CEO has a simple reason company's stock draws Reddit crowd: 'We respect the intelligence and the rigor of what is typically called individual investors' Palantir CEO Alex Karp says the the company respects the retail crowd, which has been mostly bullish on its stock, just as much as it appreciates institutional investors.
2:00 a.m. June 16, 2021
- By Peter Morici
Saddle up for a summer rally in the stock marketStrong profits will carry stocks through the dog days of August and beyond
10:00 p.m. June 15, 2021
Join Barron's Investing in Tech Conference: Watch Interviews With the CEOs of BioNTech, IAC, and C3.ai.
Palantir CEO Alex Karp and BioNTech CEO Ugur Sahin are among executives who will be interviewed live at the Barron's event Wednesday.
7:22 p.m. June 15, 2021
Biden professes readiness to tangle with Putin after his arrival in Geneva, SwitzerlandFresh from supportive summits with allies, Joe Biden declared himself ready Tuesday to take on Russia's Vladimir Putin in far more confrontational talks — a climactic finish to the most important week of meetings in his still-new presidency.
6:17 p.m. June 15, 2021
What Biden and Putin are hoping to get out of their face-to-face meeting in SwitzerlandPutin has described Ukraine's bid to join NATO as an existential challenge to Russia: ‘Isn't it a red line?’
5:27 p.m. June 15, 2021
Pentagon defends delayed response to calls for help amid Jan. 6 insurrectionTop Army leader tells House panel that the National Guard was delayed for hours because it had to properly prepare for deployment and that senior Pentagon leaders had determined beforehand that the military had "no role" in determining the outcome of an election.
4:08 p.m. June 15, 2021
New U.S. intelligence report points to heightened threat of QAnon violenceA new federal intelligence report warns that adherents of QAnon, the conspiracy theory embraced by some in the mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol, could target Democrats and other political opponents for more violence as the movement's false prophecies increasingly fail to come true.
3:45 p.m. June 15, 2021
Biden administration unveils plan to combat domestic terrorism: ‘We are focused on violence, not on ideology,’ says attorney generalA report from the Office of the Director of National Intelligence found that domestic violent extremists posed an increased threat in 2021, with white supremacist groups and anti-government militias posing the highest risk, officials said.
2:31 p.m. June 15, 2021
- By Paul Brandus
Biden needs to teach Putin a lesson nowRussian president has been tweaking America for years. It’s got to stop.
12:20 p.m. June 15, 2021
- By Christine Idzelis
U.S. stocks end lower on mixed economic data as investors await FedU.S. stocks closed lower Tuesday, with investors showing little reaction to data on retail sales and producer prices as Federal Reserve policy makers kicked off a closely watched two-day meeting.
9:01 a.m. June 15, 2021
Biden arrives in Geneva for highly-anticipated Putin meetingBuoyed by days of partnership-building sessions with America's democratic allies, Joe Biden arrived in Geneva on Tuesday for the most-watched and tensest part of his first European tour as president: talks with Russia's Vladimir Putin.
5:29 p.m. June 14, 2021
Merrick Garland and DOJ to tighten rules for accessing lawmaker data in light of new Trump-era revelations"Consistent with our commitment to the rule of law," Attorney General Garland said, "we must ensure that full weight is accorded to separation-of-powers concerns moving forward."
2:13 p.m. June 14, 2021
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.
1:20 p.m. June 14, 2021
D.A. Davidson to Scoop Up Investment Bank for Fintechs
Fifteen executives from Marlin & Associates are joining D.A. Davidson in a deal that is expected to close in the third quarter.
1:04 p.m. June 14, 2021
Qualcomm Offers to Rescue Chip Designer if Regulators Block Nvidia's $40 Billion Bid
The tech giant is willing to invest in Arm Holdings if current owner SoftBank takes the U.K. company public again.
5:27 a.m. June 14, 2021
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.