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MarketWatch First Take: The AMD that investors bet on is finally here
Wed, 27 Jan 2021 02:58:00 GMT
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. has finally achieved many of its big goals that investors have been banking on over the past few years, as they drove its shares to become the biggest gainer in the S&P500 two years in a row. Now comes the the conundrum.
Earnings Results: Microsoft hits $40 billion in quarterly sales for first time, reports record earnings
Wed, 27 Jan 2021 01:38:00 GMT
Microsoft Corp. blew away earnings expectations Tuesday as it surpassed $40 billion in sales and $15 billion in profit in a quarter for the first time, sending shares up from their record closing price.
The Wall Street Journal: Goldman cuts CEO Solomon’s pay by $10 million over 1MDB scandal
Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:56:00 GMT
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. slashed Chief Executive David Solomon’s 2020 pay by 36%, punishment for the bank’s admission last year that it broke U.S. laws in its dealings with an investment fund at the heart of a global corruption ring.
Capitol Report: Your next stimulus check may be the first of several
Tue, 26 Jan 2021 23:58:00 GMT
As the Biden administration looks to pass a third major economic stimulus program quickly, some of its allies on Capitol Hill and elsewhere are mulling mixing up the formula for payments to households, looking to make them recurring instead of the lump sums seen in the past.
FA Center: Stocks are solid for now but this sign of a market top can appear without warning
Tue, 26 Jan 2021 23:25:00 GMT
Major breaks occur when small- and microcap stocks are weak and large-caps are strong.
Earnings Results: AMD expects gaming, data center to remain strong in 2021 as quarterly revenue tops $3 billion for first time
Tue, 26 Jan 2021 23:10:00 GMT
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. expects strong data center and gaming sales to keep sales strong into 2021 after the chip maker topped $3 billion in quarterly revenue for the first time late Tuesday and its results and outlook both topped Wall Street estimates.
: Kobe Bryant made over $300 million playing basketball — here’s how he invested his money
Tue, 26 Jan 2021 22:40:00 GMT
On the anniversary of his death, a look at Bryant the basketball --- and investing --- legend
Capitol Report: Prison stocks tumble as Biden targets them with executive order
Tue, 26 Jan 2021 22:35:00 GMT
Prison stocks are falling Tuesday as President Joe Biden signs an executive order that would curtail the federal government's use of private prisons.
: When foreign direct investment in the U.S. fell off a table last year, China seized the No. 1 global rank
Tue, 26 Jan 2021 22:33:00 GMT
Flows into the U.S. were nearly halved in 2020, while investments flowing into China crept up 4%.
Capitol Report: Biden announces plans for U.S. to buy 200 million more COVID vaccine doses
Tue, 26 Jan 2021 22:20:00 GMT
President Joe Biden on Tuesday announced plans for the U.S. to buy an extra 200 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine, as he boosted efforts to get more Americans vaccinated.