Sat, Jan 23, 2021
11:08 amRisk of a major correction is 'really low,' economic forecaster Lakshman Achuthan says
The Economic Cycle Research Institute’s Lakshman Achuthan said U.S. growth will help stocks avert a major setback.
10:58 amBiden claims his $1.9 trillion Covid relief plan will cut child poverty in half — here's how
President Joe Biden says his Covid relief package would dramatically reduce the ranks of kids living in poverty. Some experts think it's a reasonable claim.
Fri, Jan 22, 2021
6:31 pmGameStop soars nearly 70%, trading briefly halted amid epic short squeeze
GameStop has more than 138% of its float shares sold short, the single most shorted name in the U.S. stock market.
6:25 pmS&P 500 slips from all-time high, Nasdaq ends week up 4% at a record
The S&P 500 retreated from record levels, while the strength in major technology names pushed the Nasdaq composite to another all-time high.
4:29 pmWhen can unemployed workers refuse a job offer? Biden wants to clear that up
President Joe Biden issued an executive order directing labor officials to clarify when workers can refuse a job offer and still receive unemployment benefits.
2:39 pmStocks making the biggest moves midday: Ford, IBM, Intel, Seagate and more
These are the stocks posting the largest moves in midday trading.
12:47 amBank of America is giving $750 cash bonuses to lower-paid employees, restricted stock to others
CEO Brian Moynihan has in recent years taken steps to invest in his employee base after a turbulent beginning to his tenure.
10:41 amTrading volume is up from 2020's breakneck pace as retail investors jump in
It's not just equity prices that are hitting new highs in 2021. Trading volumes for stocks and options are at records as well. 
10:36 amAs Biden takes office, China again calls for relations with the U.S. to 'return to the right track'
In the wake of Joe Biden's inauguration, China is talking up hope for better relations with Washington but warns against challenging Beijing's sovereignty.
10:05 amStocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: IBM, Sierra Wireless, Intuitive Surgical & more
The stocks making the biggest moves in premarket trading include IBM, Sierra Wireless, Intuitive Surgical, and more.
Thu, Jan 21, 2021
7:50 pmStocks making the biggest moves after hours: IBM, Seagate, Ford & more
See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell on Thursday, January 21.
7:04 pmAlmost 3 million people fell off the unemployment benefits cliff
Delays in issuing additional Covid relief led millions to lose unemployment benefits after Christmas, according to Labor Department data issued Thursday.
7:01 pmTwo-day bitcoin sell-off wipes out over $100 billion from the entire crypto market
The price of bitcoin slipped 10% in two days to fall below the $32,000 level for the first time since Jan. 11.
6:17 pmNasdaq closes at another record as Big Tech jumps ahead of earnings, S&P 500 ekes out new high
Optimism is rising that major technology companies will impress Wall Street when they hand in earnings reports next week.
1:19 pmOp-ed: A new global arms race in digital finance is heating up
The world's biggest financial institutions and central banks are getting serious about a monetary system leveraging cryptocurrencies and the blockchain.
10:46 amWatch Christine Lagarde speaking after the ECB's latest policy move
European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde is giving a press conference after the bank's latest monetary policy decision.
10:15 amThe stock market's rally to a record on stimulus and vaccine hopes leaves little room for error
The euphoria has driven investor sentiment to new highs, technicals to extremes, and expectations for earnings to very high levels.
10:12 amStocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: Travelers, United Airlines, SolarEdge Technologies & more
The stocks making the biggest moves in premarket trading include Travelers, United Airlines, SolarEdge Technologies, and more.
4:44 amMillions of new investors piled into mainland Chinese stock markets in 2020
For all of 2020, new investors increased by 18.02 million to 177.77 million, official data showed. That's about 1.5 million new accounts a month.
Wed, Jan 20, 2021
9:40 pmCovid-19 vaccines will end pandemic in U.S. by early summer, Federated Hermes' chief equity market strategist predicts
Federated Hermes' Phil Orlando expects vaccine availability to dramatically improve and help the U.S. achieve herd immunity by Independence Day.
8:07 pmStocks making the biggest moves after hours: United, Discover Financial, Alcoa and more
See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell on Wednesday, January 20.
8:05 pmStocks rally to a record as Biden sworn in as president, Netflix soars
President Joe Biden was sworn into office, sparking hopes for another stimulus package and smoother vaccine rollout ahead.
6:51 pmThe Fed under Biden: New mandates, a close White House tie and big challenges ahead
All presidents watch the Fed closely, and Biden won't be an exception as he looks to get through the current crisis.
3:43 pmGlobal green asset manager makes first U.S. investment, expects more interest during Biden presidency
European investment firms are targeting renewable energy projects in the U.S.
3:01 pmMorgan Stanley beats estimates on better-than-expected Wall Street and wealth management results
Morgan Stanley reported a 51% increase in profit to $3.39 billion, or $1.81 per share, compared with the $1.27 estimate by Wall Street analysts.
1:56 pmStocks making the biggest moves midday: Netflix, Alibaba, Ford, Penn National Gaming & more
Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.
9:53 amStocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: Morgan Stanley, Netflix, Pearson & more
The stocks making the biggest moves in premarket trading include Morgan Stanley, Netflix, Pearson, and more.
12:22 amTikTok owner ByteDance launches payments in China as it pushes into fintech and e-commerce
ByteDance has launched a new payment services within Douyin, the Chinese sister app of TikTok.
Tue, Jan 19, 2021
10:37 pm'Unintended consequences' from massive stimulus worry long-time bull Jim Paulsen
The Leuthold Group’s Jim Paulsen is concerned government policies designed help the economy will spark sharp inflation.
7:10 pmCuomo proposal would raise top tax rate for New York City to 14.7%, highest combined rate in nation
Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposed raising taxes to a combined 14.7% for the wealthiest New Yorkers, to help reduce the state's historic budget deficit due to Covid.
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