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Mom and pop trading has spiked to record levels as brokers shift to zero commissions

Mom and pop trading has spiked to record levels as brokers shift to zero commissions

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Trading volume has exploded at TD Ameritrade, E-Trade, and Charles Schwab, as retail investors make their way into the world of equity investing at record rates, Bloomberg...
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A group of cannabis investors just raised $225 million to buy up real estate in a tough market. Here's how they put the deal together

A group of cannabis investors just raised $225 million to buy up real estate in a tough market. Here's how they put the deal together

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Subversive Real Estate Acquisition REIT LP is the newest cannabis-focused real estate investment vehicle in town. The fund's CEO, Richard Acosta, told Business Insider that...
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Morgan Stanley agrees $13bn deal to acquire ETrade

Morgan Stanley agrees $13bn deal to acquire ETrade

11 hours ago   |   The Week

Description Morgan Stanley has announced plans to buy online discount brokerage ETrade in an estimated $13 billion all-stock deal. Credits Justin Sullivan/Getty Images The huge...
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US 30-year Treasury yield drops to lowest since September

20 hours ago   |   FXCM

The US 30-year bond yield slipped to multi-month lows on Thursday on haven demand. Coronavirus fears and stock market losses likely forced investors to put a bid under...
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Wall Street close: US benchmarks bleedout as coronavirus spread alarms investors

1 day ago   |   FXCM

DJIA, lost some 130 points, or 0.4%, near 29,219. The S&P 500 SPX, -0.38% lost around 13 points, or 0.4%, to close near 3,373. Nasdaq Composite dropped around 66 points, or...
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Wendy's exec says the chain's new breakfast menu 'is going to be America's favorite breakfast,' despite multiple failed previous attempts

Wendy's exec says the chain's new breakfast menu 'is going to be America's favorite breakfast,' despite multiple failed previous attempts

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Wendy's has never successfully launched a breakfast menu. Previous attempts to enter the breakfast market have been stymied by McDonald's and other titans. However, the chain's...
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Stamps.com surges 63% on earnings report Wall Street didn't see coming

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Stamps.com surges 63% after reporting much stronger-than-expected earnings. Almost exactly one year ago, the stock had the opposite fortune, falling as much as 58% on news...
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Avoid these 11 stocks being dumped by mega-investors. RBC says they're doomed years for underperformance

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Lori Calvasina of RBC Capital Markets says she's found a group of stocks that are losing support from hedge funds. Her list of "lead balloons" is made up of the small-company...
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Goldman Sachs says investors' cavalier attitude towards coronavirus is setting the market up for a correction

Goldman Sachs says investors' cavalier attitude towards coronavirus is setting the market up for a correction

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Markets have shrugged off coronavirus fear on earnings optimism, and Goldman Sachs is warning against what they view as complacency. It's looking increasingly likely that the...
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Tesla's 110% stock rally could signal an electric revolution, and this miner expects to cash in

Tesla's 110% stock rally could signal an electric revolution, and this miner expects to cash in

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Tesla stock has rocketed about 110% in 2020, hitting a record high of $917 on Wednesday. Hochschild Mining said the electric-car maker's rally bodes well for its rare-earth...
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Wilder vs Fury 2 live stream: how to watch the boxing rematch from anywhere...

Wilder vs Fury 2 live stream: how to watch the boxing rematch from anywhere this weekend

If the result of the Deontay WIlder vs Tyson Fury rematch came down to trash talk only, then this one would probably be heading for another hard fought draw! But the time for... Read more ...

Coronavirus: Branson downplays threat to new cruise line Virgin Voyages

Coronavirus: Branson downplays threat to new cruise line Virgin Voyages

Business magnate Sir Richard Branson has said he does not expect his new luxury cruise line to be hit by any fallout from the coronavirus crisis. Read more ...

These are the victims of the far-right mass shooting in Germany, including a...

These are the victims of the far-right mass shooting in Germany, including a pregnant mother, and 22-year-old who just finished studying

Ten people died, and several more were injured at a mass shooting at two hookah bars in Hanau, Germany on Wednesday night. The attack. The shooter, Tobia Rathjen, left behind a... Read more ...

Review: The Southwest Performance Business card offers valuable...

Review: The Southwest Performance Business card offers valuable frequent-flyer perks - and you can currently earn the Companion Pass with its sign-up bonus

The Southwest Rapid Rewards Performance Business Credit Card is currently offering an increased sign-up bonus of up to 100,000 points. You'll earn 70,000 points after spending... Read more ...

Tesla's next Gigafactory is back on track after a German court threw out an...

Tesla's next Gigafactory is back on track after a German court threw out an environmental challenge

Tesla's plans to build its first Gigafactory in Europe is back on track. Elon Musk's electric-car startup halted preparations after environmental activists won an injunction... Read more ...

Here's what you need to know about Grimes, the Canadian singer dating Elon...

Here's what you need to know about Grimes, the Canadian singer dating Elon Musk who just confirmed she's 7 months pregnant

Grimes , the Canadian singer, revealed in a recent interview that she's seven months pregnant after a month of hinting to it on social media. The internet is furiously... Read more ...

Virgin launch first adults-only cruise ship targeted at millennials

Virgin launch first adults-only cruise ship targeted at millennials

The huge ship will begin commercial sailing in March Virgin Voyages have launched their maiden ship today, as the Scarlet Lady arrives in Dover. Richard Branson's new cruise... Read more ...

Euro Paper Talk: Solskjaer makes striker decision as Man Utd add Celtic man...

Euro Paper Talk: Solskjaer makes striker decision as Man Utd add Celtic man to four-man wish list; Ajax star to join Ziyech at Chelsea

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has handed Manchester United chiefs his four-man striker shopping list for the summer, while Chelsea are in talks over a top-level goalkeeper signing... Read more ...

The man who murdered backpacker Grace Millane couldn't meet her mom's eyes...

The man who murdered backpacker Grace Millane couldn't meet her mom's eyes as she confronted him in court over strangling her daughter to death

Warning: This story contains upsetting details. The man who killed 21-year-old British tourist Grace Millane was sentenced on Friday for her murder. As part of the process... Read more ...

A crowd in Ukraine threw bricks at buses carrying coronavirus evacuees from...

A crowd in Ukraine threw bricks at buses carrying coronavirus evacuees from Wuhan to quarantine

A crowd of Ukrainian protesters on Thursday attacked buses ferrying Wuhan evacuees to a quarantine hospital. The buses were transporting 45 Ukrainians and 27 foreign nationals... Read more ...