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August 10 COVID-19 Test Results

AUGUST 10 COVID-19 TEST RESULTS

Note: There are some states having reporting problems. The US is now mostly reporting over 700,000 tests per day. Based on the experience...

Trump Bypasses Congress On Coronavirus Relief

TRUMP BYPASSES CONGRESS ON CORONAVIRUS RELIEF

President Donald Trump attempted to sidestep Congress after negotiations between Democrats and Republicans remain at an impasse over...

 
 
 
I've saved nearly $2,000 by negotiating my rent - here's how

I'VE SAVED NEARLY $2,000 BY NEGOTIATING MY RENT - HERE'S HOW

While many people believe rent prices are set in stone, many landlords are willing to negotiate if you give it a try. If you are a...

MGM Resorts soars 25% after IAC buys 12% stake, calling it 'once in a decade opportunity'

MGM RESORTS SOARS 25% AFTER IAC BUYS 12% STAKE, CALLING IT 'ONCE IN A DECADE OPPORTUNITY'

John Locher/AP Photo MGM Resorts soared as much as 25% on Monday after IAC said it bought a 12% stake in the company for approximately...

 
 
 
How US banks will adapt tech spend to rising digital users

HOW US BANKS WILL ADAPT TECH SPEND TO RISING DIGITAL USERS

US banks will focus tech spending over the next few years on improvements geared toward bolstering their digital channels to retain...

The strategist who called stocks 'too big to fail' says US wealth and income is dangerously tied to a market that's at record valuations

THE STRATEGIST WHO CALLED STOCKS 'TOO BIG TO FAIL' SAYS US WEALTH AND INCOME IS DANGEROUSLY TIED TO A MARKET THAT'S AT RECORD VALUATIONS

Bloomberg BNN TV Michael Kantrowitz, Cornerstone Macro chief investment strategist, told Bloomberg on Monday that the stock market...

 
 
 
US companies have smashed profit forecasts by a record 17% this quarter - and BofA says next quarter could also be surprisingly strong

US COMPANIES HAVE SMASHED PROFIT FORECASTS BY A RECORD 17% THIS QUARTER - AND BOFA SAYS NEXT QUARTER COULD ALSO BE SURPRISINGLY STRONG

Spencer Platt/Getty Images With 90% of second quarter earnings reported, results were much better than feared. So much better in fact,...

Saudi Aramco sees profit dive 50% for the first half of the year, but keeps its $75 billion dividend payout intact

SAUDI ARAMCO SEES PROFIT DIVE 50% FOR THE FIRST HALF OF THE YEAR, BUT KEEPS ITS $75 BILLION DIVIDEND PAYOUT INTACT

Reuters Saudi Aramco posted a 50% dive in profits for the first half of the year, as the pandemic destroyed energy demand. Yet the...

 
 
 
Apple will jump 35% on 5G 'super cycle' in raised bull-case scenario, according to Wedbush

APPLE WILL JUMP 35% ON 5G 'SUPER CYCLE' IN RAISED BULL-CASE SCENARIO, ACCORDING TO WEDBUSH

Evan Agostini/Invision/AP As Apple circles in on a $2 trillion valuation, don't expect the gains to stop anytime soon, according to...

Goldman Sachs lifts 2021 US GDP forecast to 6.2% and predicts a COVID-19 vaccine will be 'widely distributed' by mid-2021

GOLDMAN SACHS LIFTS 2021 US GDP FORECAST TO 6.2% AND PREDICTS A COVID-19 VACCINE WILL BE 'WIDELY DISTRIBUTED' BY MID-2021

Reuters Goldman Sachs raised its 2021 US GDP forecast to 6.2% from 5.6%, driven by expectations that at least one COVID-19 vaccine...

 
 
 
Gold could surge over 90% hit and hit $4,000 so long as these two factors remain under control

GOLD COULD SURGE OVER 90% HIT AND HIT $4,000 SO LONG AS THESE TWO FACTORS REMAIN UNDER CONTROL

Gold prices could reach $4,000, the CEO of US Global Investors told CNBC Monday. Frank Holmes said: "It's quite easy to see gold going...

Semiconductors are a weapon in the U.S.-China trade war. Can this chipmaker serve both sides?

SEMICONDUCTORS ARE A WEAPON IN THE U.S.-CHINA TRADE WAR. CAN THIS CHIPMAKER SERVE BOTH SIDES?

What a difference two months can make. In May, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. , the world's largest chipmaker, lost the business...

 
 
 
Germany's Social Democrats nominate Finance Minister Scholz as party's candidate for chancellor in 2021 election

GERMANY'S SOCIAL DEMOCRATS NOMINATE FINANCE MINISTER SCHOLZ AS PARTY'S CANDIDATE FOR CHANCELLOR IN 2021 ELECTION

The Social Democrats in Germany proposed Olaf Scholz, the vice chancellor and finance minister and their most high-profile and popular...

German businesses fear Covid-19 restrictions may stick around for another year

GERMAN BUSINESSES FEAR COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS MAY STICK AROUND FOR ANOTHER YEAR

Companies polled by a German think tank, the Ifo Institute, foresee prolonged economic pain from the coronavirus outbreak, with some...

 
 
 
Malaysia's ex-finance minister charged again in graft case

MALAYSIA'S EX-FINANCE MINISTER CHARGED AGAIN IN GRAFT CASE

PENANG, Malaysia - Malaysia's former finance minister pleaded not guilty Monday to a second corruption charge related to a $1.5 billion...

Twitter Held 'Preliminary Talks' About Acquiring TikTok's U.S. Operations

TWITTER HELD 'PRELIMINARY TALKS' ABOUT ACQUIRING TIKTOK'S U.S. OPERATIONS

Amid an impending ban on U.S. operations of TikTok, Twitter has expressed interest in acquiring the service, according to a new report...

 
 
 
August 9 COVID-19 Test Results

AUGUST 9 COVID-19 TEST RESULTS

Note: There are some states having reporting problems. The US is now mostly reporting over 700,000 tests per day. Based on the experience...

Job diary: At age 46, I earn over $1,000 a day as a webcam model. It's my ideal job - here's why

JOB DIARY: AT AGE 46, I EARN OVER $1,000 A DAY AS A WEBCAM MODEL. IT'S MY IDEAL JOB - HERE'S WHY

Ainslee Divine is a 46-year-old webcam model who lives and works in Scottsdale, Arizona. She worked for 15 years as a property management...

 
 
 
Kudlow: Trump's executive order will stop evictions

KUDLOW: TRUMP'S EXECUTIVE ORDER WILL STOP EVICTIONS

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Sunday that President Donald Trump's executive order on evictions unveiled Saturday...

Pulling pranks, bidding for Yahoo, and launching a $1 billion basketball stunt: Rocket founder Dan Gilbert and Warren Buffett are close friends with a colorful past

PULLING PRANKS, BIDDING FOR YAHOO, AND LAUNCHING A $1 BILLION BASKETBALL STUNT: ROCKET FOUNDER DAN GILBERT AND WARREN BUFFETT ARE CLOSE FRIENDS WITH A COLORFUL PAST

Rocket Companies, which owns Quicken Loans, went public on Thursday, boosting founder and chairman Dan Gilbert's fortune to about $34...