Jumia growing as regional ecommerce engine

A company called Jumia is innovating across the African continent in a big way that may soon catch the eye of a wider class...
Boeing

Boeing pilot accused of lying to regulators about crashes

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has continued to deal with drama regarding its 737 MAX planes. Following two devastating crashes a couple years ago, the jetliner...
Wall Street

Wall Street poised for strong open as earning season heats up

Stocks set to extend gains U.S. stock markets look likely to open in the green territory on Friday after the S&P 500 posted its best...

Facebook Ray-Bans: is so future so bright?

Some who have gotten advance notice of what Facebook may be working on long term for its collaboration with Ray-Ban are bit concerned about...
Bitcoin mining

Bitcoin mining booms in Irkutsk

    In the wake of the Chinese crackdown on bitcoin mining within the country, Russian officials in part of Siberia are considering tariffs on energy...
Wall Street

Stock futures stage rally as Wall Street awaits more bank earnings

More bank earnings ahead U.S. stock markets are expected to open modestly higher on Thursday morning as more quarterly financial results from some of the...
Blue Origin

Captain Kirk goes into space – for real!

Cue about a million Star Trek references…   The captain himself, aging actor William Shatner, went into space this morning to become one of the newest...
Denali Therapeutics

Oppenheimer analyst sends Jasper Therapeutics surging 105%

Sometimes the biggest stock moves happen for seemingly hard-to-understand reasons. That's often the case with biotech stocks. Companies might rise or fall on clinical...
southwest airline plane

Southwest Airlines cancel 2,000 flights, pilots warn more to come

Airline stocks are continuing to struggle for many reasons. Companies are dealing with ongoing staff shortages as well as higher fuel costs. Despite vaccine...

Economic Calendar

Hot Stocks To Watch 5/19/2020

Tuesday, May 19, 2020     Economic Calendar & Watch List   Morning Notes US Futures and European markets are mixed in early trading. Markets continue to hold gains following...

Editor's Picks

The Space Race is Back and these are the Billionaires Leading...

Space race
Without a doubt, billionaires have a lot of money that they channel into various investments. For some, they prefer to support charitable causes like...

7 Tax Tips to Consider for 2019

tax tips
Taxes are a significant setback and are paid from hard-earned money. No one enjoys paying or filing them as a lot of paperwork is involved,...

These 5 Stocks in the S&P 500 are Having a Terrible...

worst performing stocks
Despite the difficulty experienced by the market involving trade wars and concerns of international economic development, it has advanced 11.62% by the end of...

These 5 Tech Stocks Are Leading the Industry in Gains This...

best performing stocks
The technology sector entails a category of stock that encompass the development, research, and the distribution of technologically based services and goods. This industry...

Inverted U.S. yield curve returns, biggest recession warning sign since 2007

inverted yield curves
Earlier in 2019 much fuss was made over the inversion of the short-term, three-month bonds and 10-year treasury notes, where the shorter-term note ended...

Top 3 Worst Performing Marijuana Stocks This Year

Worst Performing Marijuana Stocks
The marijuana sector is a growing industry that is continuing to increase as more firms become public in Canada and in the United States. However,...

CryptoNews

El Salvador gives crypto users a break on gas

crypto
    The newest incentive for El Salvadorans to adopt Bitcoin as currency is a promise of $0.20 off per gallon at petrol stations.   Today, Samuel Haig...

Bitfinex mulls over mistaken $23 million payment

Bitfinex
  The latest snafu for the exchange Bitfinex adds drama to a company with a track record of having to pay out for regulatory settlements.   Asad...

Crypto exchanges head for cover after China ban

  If you thought that the U.S. SEC was giving out mixed signals on cryptocurrency, try the way that regulation is going in the Middle...

Gensler negs stablecoins in a very basic way

crypto
Gary Gensler is turning heads with comments in front of Congress and other indicators that his SEC intends to go after a wide range...

ETH moves higher over last week’s values

Ethereum
Last time we looked, Ethereum (ETH) was testing $3000. Today, it's been testing $3,380. “Ethereum settled above the $3,300 resistance and climbed further higher,” writes Aayush...

Defi still an insider’s club, analysts say

The party around crypto and defi is only starting according to a study by analyst and compliance tech builder Chainalysis.   Muyao Shen reporting at...