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Jack Dorsey Commits $1B To COVID-19 Relief

Square (NYSE: SQ) and Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) CEO Jack Dorsey announced on Tuesday he's donating $1 billion of his Square equity to StartSmall ... → Read More

Tesla Trades Higher After Strong Q1 Delivery Figures

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) shares traded higher after the company reported first-quarter delivery and production figures. In the first quarter, Tesla said the company delivered 12,... → Read More

Oil Prices Rally As Trump Says Talks Underway With Saudi Crown Prince

Oil prices traded higher on Thursday from lows of $23 to $30 a barrel following a tweet from President Donald Trump that said he had spoken ... → Read More

Sports Illustrated's Lost Ad Revenue, Layoffs Hit Maven's Stock Hard

TheMaven Inc (OTC: MVEN) shares traded sharply lower on Wednesday on news the company will lay off 9% of its staff and initiate cost-containment ... → Read More

New US Jobless Claims Hit Record 3.28M As Coronavirus Strikes Economy

Initial jobless claims in the week ending March 20 reached 3.283 million, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said Thursday. The number is more than triple the ... → Read More

IRS Tax Deadline Extended To July 15, Mnuchin Says

The Internal Revenue Service tax deadline for people and businesses is being extended three months, from April 15 to July 15, Treasury Secretary Steven ... → Read More

Why Penn National's Stock Is Trading Higher Today

Penn National Gaming, Inc. (NASDAQ: PENN) shares were trading sharply higher on Thursday after bullish comments made by a BofA Securities analyst. Analyst ... → Read More

Ackman To Trump: Shut Down The Country For 30 Days

Pershing Square Holdings CEO Bill Ackman is appealing to the U.S. President Donald Trump to shut down the country for the next 30 days and close the ... → Read More

Trump Admin Asks For Gatherings Of 10 People Or Less For 2 Weeks

On Monday afternoon, the Trump administration said the public should avoid gatherings larger than 10 people for two weeks and cancel discretionary ... → Read More

Elon Musk Says Market Was Too High, Due For A Correction

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk thinks the stock market was a bit too high. Earlier, trading was halted right after Monday's opening bell on ... → Read More

Grimes Confirms Tesla's Elon Musk Is Father Of Her Child

In an interview with Rolling Stone, a pregnant Grimes officially confirmed that Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk is the father of her child. In January, the 31-year-... → Read More

Michael Bloomberg Drops Out Of 2020 Presidential Race, Endorses Joe Biden

Michael Bloomberg dropped out of the 2020 race on Wednesday after a poor showing on Super Tuesday and issued a statement endorsing former Vice President Joe Biden. Bloomberg is... → Read More

Bob Chapek Is The New CEO Of Disney As Bob Iger Steps Away

Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS) announced Tuesday that Bob Chapek has been named the CEO of the company, effective immediately. Chapek most recently served as ... → Read More

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC)

Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) is buying E*Trade Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: ETFC) in an all-stock $13 billion deal with the aim to reshape the investment ... → Read More

How Climate Change Will Drive A Fundamental Reshaping of Finance

Extreme weather conditions and natural disasters have swept through the world this year. From bushfires in Australia to flooding in the U.K., the climate ... → Read More

Nvidia Trades Higher After Big Q4 Earnings Beat

Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) reported adjusted fourth-quarter earnings of $1.89 per share on Thursday, which beat the analyst consensus estimate of $1.66 by ... → Read More

Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA), Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ:ORCL)

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) shares are trading lower after the company issued a 10-K filing indicating the SEC has issued a subpoena seeking info related to financial data.... → Read More

Pinterest Shares Higher After Q4 Earnings Beat

Pinterest (NYSE: PINS) shares are trading higher after the company reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter EPS and sales results. The company reported quarterly earnings... → Read More

BitTorrent CEO Justin Sun's $4.5-Million Dinner With Warren Buffett

Justin Sun, founder of Tron and CEO of BitTorrent, finally had his date with billionaire investor and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) (NYSE: ... → Read More

Twitter Reports Mixed Q4, Monetizable Daily Active Users Rise To 152M

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) reported fourth-quarter earnings of 15 cents per share on Thursday, down year-over-year from 33 cents. The company reported sales ... → Read More