Novavax Stock Jumps 8.5% After ‘Positive’ Early Results For Its Coronavirus Vaccine

Novavax Stock Jumps 8.5% After ‘Positive’ Early Results For Its Coronavirus Vaccine

The Maryland-based biotech company received a $1.6 billion deal from the federal government for its experimental coronavirus vaccine. Click here for updates on this story     Bridgeport, CT (Hartford Business Journal) — Connecticut ratepayers are one step closer to funding the state’s largest ever purchase of renewable electricity, an offshore wind farm off the coast of Massachusetts that is expected to provide 14% of Connecticut’s electricity once it’s completed in 2025. The Public Utilities Firm’s largest sales of the 2nd quarter Continue reading… Wall Street closed higher on Monday to start August on a positive note after four consecutive months of rally. About 59% of young Americans say the pandemic has upended their goal to become financially independent from family, according to a new report from TD Ameritrade. Read More

Former Spanish king Juan Carlos announces he’ll self-exile amid financial scandals

Former Spanish king Juan Carlos announces he'll self-exile amid financial scandals

Amid multiple financial scandals, former King of Spain, Juan Carlos I, announced Monday that he will leave the country in a self-imposed exile that would be “the best for Spain and for the Crown.” CURTISS-WRIGHT REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2020 FINANCIAL RESULTS; REINITIATES FULL-YEAR 2020 GUIDANCE; EXPECTS STRONG FY’20 FREE CASH FLOW GENERATION When times feel uncertain, watch out for the recommendations to buy gold or assets supposedly not linked to the stock market. Here’s what to know before you invest. Bank and insurance fraud are also a focus of the drive to obtain the president’s tax and business records, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance says. VMware’s stock has rallied 32% since late March (vs. about 44% for the S&P 500) to its current level of $139. This is after falling to a low of $106 in late March, as a rapid increase in the number of Covid-19 cases outside China spooked investors, and resulted in heightened fears of an imminent… Read More

Some hospitals are tracking Covid-19 by adding sensors to employees’ badges

Some hospitals are tracking Covid-19 by adding sensors to employees' badges

Hospitals have used SwipeSense technology to monitor hygiene and track assets, like wheelchairs. Now, some use it for contact-tracing to slow the spread of Covid-19. Tesla has plenty of growth potential, but it is unlikely to achieve the lofty margins it would need to justify its sky-high valuation. Iran’s main stock index broke through the key 2 million point mark for the first time ever on Sunday, state media reported, amid warnings that the market is overheating. The Tehran Stock Exchange’s benchmark TEDPIX index gained 46,844 points in early trading, the official IRNA news agency said The Semdex Index lost 0.81% last week. LUX ISLAND RESORTS LTD was the best performer, with an increase of 7.68%, while the worst performer was NEW MAURITIUS HOTELS LTD with a loss of 7.94 %. The Euro Stoxx 50 Index lost 4.12%, closing at 3’174.32. NOKIA OYJ was the best performing stock, increasing 9.02%, while […] Read More

Coronavirus India live updates: cases, deaths and news

Coronavirus India live updates: cases, deaths and news

Live coverage of the Covid-19 pandemic in India: breaking news, updates and statistics as they emerge throughout today, Saturday 1 August, 2020. from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 78-page report provides a glimpse into the president’s debts and how his properties are performing. The stock options suddenly were worth about $50 million — the latest instance of extraordinary good timing by corporate executives. Read More

Stock Market News for Jul 31, 2020

Stock Market News for Jul 31, 2020

The Dow and the S&P 500 closed lower on Thursday after economic data pointed at the steepest contraction of the US economy since the Great Depression in the second quarter. The GDP took a record hit in the second quarter of 2020, but smart investors should look to the potential moving forward, writes Dan Wyson. The EV craze is in full gear and the Tesla tide is raising all cars. NIO stock is riding the wake that TSLA created so protect your winnings. Stellus Capital Investment Corporation (NYSE: SCM) (“Stellus” or “the Company”) today announced financial results for its second fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2020. Careful planning now can pass your values and goals to future generations. NEW YORK, July 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wall Street Reporter, the trusted name in financial news since 1843, is highlighting CEO comments and latest… Read More

Fractional Investing: Is It a Boon or Bust for Novice Investors?

Fractional Investing: Is It a Boon or Bust for Novice Investors?

Are you interested in fractional investing? Make sure you understand the risks. Shopify Inc. shares soar 10% on Wednesday, on track to notch a record high as the company shows that it’s benefiting from a surge in online shopping due to… London stocks had a subdued session on Wednesday, as investors waited for a Federal Reserve decision and absorbed a busy earnings reporting day, which… Read More

Juniper Square Investment Management Software Surpasses $1 Trillion in Managed Assets, 800 Client Sponsors

Juniper Square Investment Management Software Surpasses $1 Trillion in Managed Assets, 800 Client Sponsors

Amidst increased reliance on technology due to COVID-19, commercial real estate investment management provider drives digital transformation within category Even stronger investment in customer service, sales, and marketing in SSH’s most important market Helsinki, Finland – July 29, 2020 – SSH Communications… If you were an investor in Kodak prior to this week, you’re probably grinning from ear to ear right now. After news emerged yesterday that Kodak is doing Read More

Kodak shares soar 300% in wild ride after Trump taps the former film giant to make drug ingredients

Kodak shares soar 300% in wild ride after Trump taps the former film giant to make drug ingredients

Kodak shares soared after President Donald Trump announced a deal to work with the photography pioneer to produce ingredients in generic drugs. Earnings come in more than twice what analysts predicted. Gold hit a new all-time high as investors seek a hedge against market uncertainty and potential inflation, but its investment track record is spotty, and Warren Buffett has never been a buyer. Read More

Want To Retire Early? Learn the Intelligent Investing Secret – July 28, 2020

Want To Retire Early? Learn the Intelligent Investing Secret - July 28, 2020

Accomplishing the financial cushion to retire early is a fantasy for most, but bringing that fantasy to reality is not as difficult as it sounds. If you are willing to make some serious lifestyle adjustments, it can be achievable. Akamai stock (NASDAQ: AKAM) is up 29% since the beginning of this year, and at the current price of around $112 per share, we believe Akamai stock has a significant downside. Why is that? Our belief stems from the fact that Akamai stock remains about 72% higher than the low seen in early 2018… Joe Biden on Tuesday unveiled a plan to fight systemic racism as president, calling for investment in Black-owned businesses and affordable housing. A “Barron’s” article continues to weigh on fuel cell stocks. RedBall Acquisition, a blank check company formed by private equity firm RedBird Capital Partners, will focus on acquiring sports media and data analytics companies. The bank and credit card issuer had a net loss in Q2 and will likely reduce its dividend. Read More

Good News: Buffett Has Deployed Over $10 Billion in 3 Weeks

Good News: Buffett Has Deployed Over $10 Billion in 3 Weeks

The bad news: It took more than four years to start making use of Berkshire Hathaway’s record cash hoard. The growth of digital banking has opened up a wealth of opportunities for making the world of finance more accessible and transparent to a greater number of people. But the darker underbelly is that it has also created more avenues for illicit activity to flourish, with some $2 trillion laundered annually but only 1-3% of […] The Covid-19 crisis is a long way from over. But during this current calm, there are some steps that can be taken to help protect and grow your finances. The COVID-19 pandemic turned life around the world upside down just as Michael Pierce signed his three-year, $27 million contract with the Minnesota Vikings. Read More