Electronic Arts is paying $1.4 billion to acquire Playdemic, the mobile game studio behind Golf Clash.
Every October, the Social Security Administration (SSA) announces its annual changes to the Social Security program for the coming year. Below is our analysis of the Social Security changes that were announced in Oct. 2020 to take effect on Jan. 1, 2021, according to the SSA's annual fact sheet. Keep them in mind when you update your Social Security information. For 2021, nearly 70 million Social Security recipients are seeing a 1.3% cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) to their monthly benefits. The adjustment helps benefits keep pace with inflation and is based on the Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W) as calculated by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
‘I couldn’t secure the loan on my own until the other house was sold. So I applied for the mortgage with my girlfriend.’
In this article, we discuss the 12 best bear market stocks to buy now. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of these stocks, go directly to the 5 Best Bear Market Stocks to Buy Now. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States on July 28 asked Americans who […]
The past five years were rough for Intel (NASDAQ: INTC), the world's largest manufacturer of x86 CPUs for PCs and data centers. It fell behind Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE: TSM) and Samsung in the "process race" to create smaller and more advanced chips, and its constant delays and chip shortages resulted in massive market share losses to AMD (NASDAQ: AMD). Intel also abandoned the mobile market by scrapping its smartphone chips and baseband modems, and it made scattershot investments in programmable chips, Internet of Things (IoT) chips, and automotive chips -- none of which resolved the company's core problems.
Many different U.S.-listed Chinese technology stocks have been hit in recent days by fear and uncertainty related to a crackdown by the Chinese government. The battle took another turn today, but there's reason to think Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker Nio (NYSE: NIO) might benefit. As of 3:20 p.m., Nio shares were up 4% on the day, after having jumped more than 6% earlier.
In this article, we will discuss the 10 best stocks to buy according to Brazilian billionaire Jorge Paulo Lemann. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of Lemann’s history, investment philosophy, and hedge fund performance, go directly to the 5 Best Stocks to Buy according to Brazilian Billionaire Jorge Paulo Lemann. Jorge Paulo Lemann is a […]
Energy stocks have a spotty dividend track record because of the sector's volatility. Three of the safest energy dividends are Crestwood Equity Partners (NYSE: CEQP), Enterprise Products Partners (NYSE: EPD), and Kinder Morgan (NYSE: KMI).
We don't know when the next downturn is coming. But we believe these three electric vehicle companies won't miss a beat.
Here's another cold, hard truth that many proponents of penny stocks don't tell you: Many low-priced shares stay low for a very long time.
Investors may be ignoring mounting evidence that the delta variant of COVID-19 could be more troublesome than it is currently being given credit for on Wall Street.
United States Steel Corporation ( NYSE:X ) just released its second-quarter report and things are looking bullish...
Stiff price resistance is still seen in the low $40,000 range, but analysts are wondering aloud if the worst of the recent bear market might have passed.
(Bloomberg) -- Robinhood Markets Inc. wanted to make history with its initial public offering, and now it has -- for the wrong reason.Shares in the broker behind the meme-stock revolution fell 8.4% below the IPO price in the company’s first trading session. That’s the worst debut on record among 51 U.S. firms that raised as much cash as Robinhood or more, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.It dethroned the 2007 IPO by another brokerage, MF Global Holdings Ltd., as the worst debut among qual
The blows to the global supply chain never seem to end in 2021, resulting in delays that have sharply reduced the system's effective capacity and put upward pressure on shipping rates that began reaching record highs months ago. Purchasing ocean transportation has become so expensive that many companies with lower-value commodities can't afford to import anymore, analysts and logisticians say. Vessel operators have no extra ships to meet a tidal wave of freight demand, containers are in short su
(Bloomberg) -- Exxon Mobil Corp.’s knockout second-quarter results did little to entice investors because much of the extra cash coming from soaring energy and petrochemical prices will be used to pay down debt rather than reward shareholders.The oil giant and rival Chevron Corp. swung to their biggest profits since pre-pandemic days, fueled in large part by stellar performances from their chemicals units. But the legacy of 2020’s near-40% jump in net debt was all too clear for Exxon, with Chief
In this article, we discuss the 15 best high volume stocks to buy now. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of these stocks, go directly to the 5 Best High Volume Stocks to Buy Now. In May this year, the chief of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler appeared […]
Xilinx will substantially boost AMD's profile in the chip space and make it even more profitable.
Investors who have $3,000 left over after covering their expenses, debts, and savings obligations may think they have little money for investing. With that amount, investors could comfortably buy shares of tech such as eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY), Etsy (NASDAQ: ETSY), and StoneCo (NASDAQ: STNE) and earn outsized returns over time.
In this article, we discuss the 15 stocks that will double in 2021. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of these stocks, go directly to the 5 Stocks that Will Double In 2021. The economy of 2020 was closely linked to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the vaccine rollout at the turn of the […]
The major indexes slipped last week but more leading stocks flashed buy signals. Know these Amazon earnings lessons.