Take a look at this list of stock market holidays in 2021 to find out whether the market will be open on days like Columbus Day, Black Friday, Christmas Eve and more.
Shares of Salesforce.com Inc. charged up 4.6% in afternoon trading Monday, enough to pace the Dow Jones Industrial Average's gainers, a day before the customer relationship management software company reports fiscal third-quarter results. The stock's $13.09 price gain was adding about 86 points to the Dow's price, while the Dow jumped 281 points, or 0.8%. The stock's rally puts it on track to snap a six-session losing streak, which has been the longest such streak since the six-day stretch that
Sunday was the busiest air travel day of the year as Americans returned home from their Thanksgiving travels. Air traffic on Sunday exceeded 2.4 million people, and has surpassed 2 million on eight of the last 10 days, according to Transportation Security Administration counts of people passing through U.S. airport checkpoints. From Monday, Nov. 22, through Saturday, about 400 domestic flights were canceled, 0.33% of what was scheduled, according to FlightAware.com, which tracks real-time data across airlines.
China fears a boycott of the sham vote it will hold next month.
BioNTech, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson are working on vaccines that specifically target Omicron in case their existing shots are not effective against the new coronavirus variant, the companies said on Monday. BioNTech SE said it had started work on a vaccine tailored to Omicron, along with partner Pfizer. Meanwhile, Moderna Inc said it could take months to begin shipping such a vaccine, Chief Executive Officer Stéphane Bancel told CNBC.
The Nasdaq nearly regained the level seen before Friday's rout, while the S&P 500 and Dow Jones industrials both ended higher.
Shares of NRx Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: NRXP) surged on Monday after the healthcare company released promising clinical trial data for its investigational COVID-19 treatment, aviptadil. An analysis conducted by respected statistician Dr. David Schoenfeld found that patients treated with aviptadil had a significantly higher probability of recovering from critical COVID-19 and respiratory failure than those who received existing therapies. Among those who previously received Gilead Sciences' (NASDAQ: GILD) remdesivir, patients treated with aviptadil were 2.5 times more likely to be alive and free of respiratory failure at 60 days than those who received a placebo.
Evolve Funds Group Inc. ("Evolve" or "the Manager") is pleased to announce the launch of Canada's first metaverse ETF. The Evolve Metaverse ETF ("MESH") has closed its initial offering of units and will begin trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX") today under the ticker symbol: MESH.
The global semiconductor shortage is wreaking havoc on Big Tech and the automotive industry, but chipmakers are raking in the dough
Jack Dorsey will be stepping down from his role as Twitter chief executive effective immediately, the social media giant said Monday. Twitter (ticker:TWTR) appointed Parag Agrawal, current chief technology officer, as CEO and a board member. “I’ve decided to leave Twitter because I believe the company is ready to move on from its founders,” Dorsey said in a statement Monday.
Winnebago Industries shows rising price performance, earning an upgrade to its IBD Relative Strength Rating
A continued drop through the 50-day line and the 10-week moving average spurs another defensive sell rule.
Satya Nadella's decision to sell almost half his stake in Mr. Softee prompts a closer technical look at what may lie ahead for the tech giant's shares.
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The metaverse remains years away from being adopted by a large number of users, but Chipotle, Verizon and others are turning to it to improve brand recognition and get existing customers more engaged.
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On Nov. 15, institutional investors and hedge funds with at least $100 million in assets under management were required to file Form 13F with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). With the latest round of 13Fs, one thing stands out: billionaires were buying stocks hand over fist. Billionaire Ken Griffin is a wildly successful investor who's known for extracting big wins from his firms' options positions.
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Shares of Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) stock closed up 2.2% on Monday following a holiday weekend that featured new commentary on the company and its products from Bloomberg. Last week, if you recall, Apple shares got a boost from reports that the company is planning to build an electric car with autonomous driving capability and also has an augmented reality headset in the works -- one that will be powerful enough to work as a stand-alone device. Well, over the weekend, Bloomberg expanded on these reports, adding that Apple is also working to develop augmented reality (AR) glasses (i.e., something different from the headset) and predicting that consumers (and investors) might get their first look at the AR headset as early as June 2022 if the company decides to unveil it at Apple's planned Worldwide Developers Conference next June.
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