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Here are the companies that Apple’s ad changes are hurting, and the ones that can withstand the pain
Today 15:19 EDT
The latest batch of internet earnings helped reveal the winners and losers from Apple Inc.'s privacy-related changes.
Tesla drives up S&P 500’s disruptive tech exposure as the index rides to record highs in October
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Tesla is driving up the S&P 500’s exposure to disruptive technology, with Big Tech helping to lift the U.S. stock-market benchmark to new peaks this month.
AMD stock heads for fifth straight record as analysts find only ‘nitpicks’ in earnings
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Advanced Micro Devices Inc. shares were gunning for a fifth consecutive record close Wednesday, after more than half the analysts covering the chip maker hiked their price targets in response to the...
Key House Democrat wants to ratchet up law aimed at Chinese companies listed on U.S. exchanges
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Beijing’s refusal to allow U.S. government oversight of Chinese companies whose stocks are traded on American exchanges increases risks for investors, the chairman of a House Financial Services...
Dr. Birx tells Congress that the 2020 election ‘distracted’ Trump White House from pandemic response
Today 13:36 EDT
Birx believes certain measures like mask mandates, indoor dining restrictions and increased testing could have saved thousands of lives in the first wave of the pandemic.
Fiserv stock dives after earnings to pace S&P 500 decliners
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Fiserv Inc.'s stock is currently the biggest laggard in the S&P 500 Wednesday after the financial-technology company discussed the loss of a large processing customer during its earnings call and gave...
SPACs could repeat the worst of the dot.com bubble — here’s how finance insiders are trying to stop that
Today 12:30 EDT
CFA Institute is worried about the damage SPACS could do to investors' confidence in the stocks market.
Biden’s banking watchdog pick once called finance ‘a quintessential a—hole industry’
Today 12:30 EDT
Saule Omarova, nominated to serve as comptroller of the currency, has come under fire for her Wall Street criticism — and for having studied at Moscow State.
Shares of Tesla Inc. looked set to close at a fresh record on Wednesday as Hertz Global Holdings Inc. and Uber Technologies Inc. said the rental car company would offer Tesla vehicles for...
National Retail Federation forecasts a record holiday shopping season, sales between $843.4 billion and $859 billion
Today 12:15 EDT
The National Retail Federation is forecasting a record holiday season despite supply chain challenges
Elon Musk slams billionaire tax: ‘Eventually, they run out of other people’s money and then they come for you’
Today 11:27 EDT
Elon Musk is among those finding fault with a proposed annual tax on billionaires’ unrealized capital gains by Democratic lawmakers, with the world's richest man agreeing with the view that this type...
Europe stocks off highs as Deutsche Bank slides after results
Today 10:51 EDT
European stocks drifted lower on Wednesday as investors absorbed a heavy load of earnings reports, including from financials such as Deutsche Bank and Banco Santander.
U.S. moves closer to vaccinating young children, and WHO warns pandemic is ‘far from finished’
Today 10:14 EDT
In positive news for parents, a U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisory committee voted 17-0 in favor of vaccinating children aged 5 to 11 with the shots developed by Pfizer and BioNTech. agreeing...
Should I use a 401(k) or an IRA to save for retirement? A traditional account or the Roth version? Here’s what to know
Today 9:52 EDT
Roth accounts may make more sense for people just starting out in their careers, when their salaries — and tax brackets — are relatively low
U.K. bond yields drop as watchdog says Sunak budget to lift tax burden to highest since 1950s
Today 9:22 EDT
The pound slipped and U.K. bond yields fell as Chancellor Rishi Sunak laid out a budget that the government watchdog said will hike taxes.
Gold futures flat even as dollar, stocks and yields retreat
Today 8:52 EDT
Gold futures see choppy trade on Wednesday despite weakness in the U.S. dollar and a retreat in Treasury yields as global stocks slip, amid rising geopolitical tensions.
Durable-goods orders fell 0.4% in September, the first decline after four straight gains, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.
U.S. bans China Telecom over national security concerns
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The Federal Communications Commission has revoked the license that allows China’s largest telecom operator to do business in the U.S., citing national security concerns, dealing the latest in a series...
Transitioning to green energy will take time. Meanwhile, governments bring back the dirtiest of fossil fuels.
The U.S. oil benchmark pulls back from a seven-year high after data from an industry trade group shows a rise in crude and fuel inventories. Official weekly data is due Wednesday morning.
Treasury yield curve continues to flatten ahead of U.S. data
Today 7:45 EDT
Long-dated Treasury yields fell while the 2-year yield rose toward the 0.5% level early Wednesday, as investors awaited data on durable-goods orders.
Bitcoin drops under key $60,000 level, while Shiba Inu sees double digit gain as Robinhood petition gathers pace
Today 7:18 EDT
Bitcoin prices slipped below the key $60,000 level on Wednesday, while meme coin Shiba Inu saw double-digit gains.
Here’s the road map for how the supply-chain logjam will get unclogged. It might take awhile.
Today 7:03 EDT
U.S. regulators probing whether Facebook violated a 2019 settlement over privacy concerns
Today 6:17 EDT
Federal Trade Commission staffers have begun looking into disclosures that Facebook identified ill effects from company research.
My problem with ‘ESG’ investing
Today 6:14 EDT
It may be a big bruiser, but the LX 600 is 440 pounds lighter than the SUV it replaces and promises on-road prowess and off-road capability.
On the heels of another record session for the Dow and S&P 500, stock futures are moving modestly higher with a big batch of earnings on the way.
Alphabet Inc.'s Google and Twitter Inc. managed to avoid bigger hits to their revenue in the third quarter from the privacy changes by Apple, with both companies noting that they experienced modest...
DWAC was not having PHUN, but it remains up huge since last week, thanks to the kind of hope that investors are now losing in Robinhood.