Macro Investing
Wells Fargo

Can Wells Fargo win back investors?

Wells Fargo has struggled to regain the general public's trust in recent years, and after a string of less-than-flattering headlines, the bank is not faring far better with investors, either. The controversial corporate bank can't...
Qualcomm vs Apple

Qualcomm scores a victory against Apple, but the war is far from over

Chipmaker Qualcomm Inc. was awarded a significant victory on Friday as courts discovered that Apple had infringed on three separate patents, boosting the company's stock price, at least temporarily. In 2017, Qualcomm took Apple to...
Stock Market Economic Slowdown

Global stocks dip as economic slowdown fears grow louder

Asian stocks closed in the red on Monday on growing worries of an economic slowdown. European and American stocks are likely to follow suit. Stocks dropped considerably in Asia as investors reacted to disappointing manufacturing...
Currency Manipulation Trade War Stocks

Currency manipulator designation sends market into a tailspin

In a rare move, the United States Treasury has officially labeled China as a currency manipulator, a move that could have unforeseen impacts on global markets. The U.S. Treasury Department officially labeled China a currency...
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HUD charges Facebook over real estate advertisements

Less than a week after Facebook came under fire for its controversial ad practices, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has filed charges on the tech giant over discrimination in real estate...
tech-titans-data-boom

Three ways tech titans are winning the data boom

Did you know that in 2018 alone, internet users spent a collective 2.8 MILLION years online? That's a lot of data. And over 33 percent of that time was spent on social media platforms like...
Facebook stock slips

Facebook stock slips on outage and executive exodus

Facebook had a tough 2018, and it's beginning to look like 2019 is going to be filled with its own challenges. Following yesterday's worldwide interruption which sent out Facebook's stock plunging downward, news has come...
Hong Kong Stock Market

Hong Kong now the world’s third-largest stock market

The Hong Kong stock market has surpassed Japan to the world's third largest, behind only the U.S. and China. The benchmark Hang Seng Index has soared by almost 17% since the start of 2019, adding...
Markets Trade War

Markets rebound as traders adapt to trade war rhetoric

Trump shocked markets today following some hopeful remarks regarding the ongoing trade war between the U.S. and China. Major U.S. stock indexes rose at the opening bell on Friday, a day after a sharp sell-off,...
Facebook Libra

Introducing Libra: Facebook’s long-awaited dive into cryptocurrency

Facebook has finally revealed the white paper for its long-awaited dive into the cryptocurrency realm with the introduction of the Libra. On Tuesday morning, Facebook released the details of its cryptocurrency Libra, which will allow...