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Jason Shubnell


Hamtramck, MI, United States

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Recent articles by Jason:

Bill Ackman Is 'Beginning To Get Optimistic'

Less than a month after a polarizing CNBC interview, hedge fund billionaire Bill Ackman is starting to feel differently about the near-term future of the ... → Read More

Trump Extends Coronavirus Social Distancing Guidelines To April 30; Stock Futures Fall

U.S. stock futures opened for trading Sunday evening, pointing to a lower open on Monday morning. Shortly after the futures market's 6 p.m. ET open, the ... → Read More

Bill Ackman Bet On Market Plummet, Turned $27M Into $2.6B

Bill Ackman bet on a winner amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. On March 18, the founder of Pershing Square Capital said on CNBC that at the rate ... → Read More

Abbott Labs To Launch Point-Of-Care Test That Can Detect Coronavirus Within 5 Minutes

The FDA has approved a potential game-changing test for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Late Friday, Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT) announced the U.S. ... → Read More

A New Arsenal? Trump Greenlights US Automakers To Produce Ventilators, Other Metal Products

U.S. automakers shut down their North American plants this week to help curb the coronavirus outbreak. But that doesn't mean they'll stop working. Benzinga is covering... → Read More

Bezos Says Amazon Is Focused On Helping The Fight Against Coronavirus

"This isn’t business as usual," Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) CEO Jeff Bezos wrote in a letter, "and it’s a time of great ... → Read More

Danaher's Cepheid Receives FDA Emergency Use Authorization For 45-Minute Coronavirus Test

Late Friday night, the U.S. Food And Drug Administration approved the first coronavirus test that can be conducted entirely at the point of care for a ... → Read More

Wrestlemania 36 Will Take Place In An Empty Arena

After several days of speculation, World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: WWE) confirmed Monday evening the status of Wrestlemania 36. “In ... → Read More

'Dusting Off The Financial Crisis Playbook:' Dow Futures Point To Drop After Fed Announces Emergency Rate Cut

The U.S. stock futures market fell at the open Sunday evening, not long after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates to zero to 0.25%, the first time ... → Read More

Federal Reserve Cuts Interest Rates To Zero For First Time Since Financial Crisis

In an emergency move Sunday afternoon, the U.S. Federal Reserve announced it has cut interest rates to zero to 0.25%, the first time interest rates have been that low since... → Read More

Nike, Inc. (NYSE:NKE), lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU)

Amid the coronavirus (CVOID-19) outbreak, Nike Inc (NYSE: NKE) will close its retail stores across the United States, Canada, Western Europe, Australia and ... → Read More

Trump Tested For Coronavirus, Extends Travel Ban To Ireland And UK

U.S. President Donald Trump confirmed in a Saturday afternoon press conference he has been tested for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). This comes less than ... → Read More

All Apple Stores Outside Of China To Temporarily Close

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) announced Saturday morning it will be closing all retail stores outside of Greater China until March 27. In a letter posted ... → Read More

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK-A)

Bill Gates is moving on. In an after-hours filing, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced that Gates will depart the company's board of ... → Read More

Dow Futures Drop, Signal Another Weak Trading Session As Coronavirus Fears Spread

Wall Street is about to start another rough week. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures fell more than 300 points when trading opened Sunday evening, while S&P 500 futures fell... → Read More

Steve Martin, Chris Rock Make Jokes About Amazon And Jeff Bezos At The Oscars

It didn't take long for the Oscars to take a jab at the world's richest person. During the opening segment of the 92nd Academy Awards, Steve Martin ... → Read More

Why Zero Hedge Has Been Permanently Suspended From Twitter

One of the most popular accounts in the financial Twitter world, better known to most as "FinTwit," has been permanently suspended. The Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR)... → Read More

NBA Legend Kobe Bryant, 41, Dies In Helicopter Crash

Kobe Bryant, who played 20 years for the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers and won five NBA championships, died Sunday in a helicopter crash. Bryant died in the ... → Read More

General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD), Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT)

President Donald Trump’s decision last week to use a drone strike to kill Iran’s top general, Qasem Soleimani, pushed defense stocks higher in the days that followed... → Read More

Jury Clears Elon Musk In 'Pedo Guy' Defamation Trial

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk has won this battle. A Los Angeles jury on Friday ruled that Musk's use of Twitter to suggest a British spelunker was a pedophile didn... → Read More