Stock futures are flat as rally to records takes a pause
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U.S. stock futures rose higher in early morning trading on Thursday a day after the major averages hit record highs on Inauguration Day.
European Central Bank says it 'stands ready' to act as Covid infections continue to rise
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The European Central Bank kept interest rates unchanged Thursday, as euro nations continue to struggle with surging Covid-19 infections and lockdowns.
American Eagle sees holiday-quarter sales dropping low-single digits amid weak mall traffic
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American Eagle expects fourth-quarter sales to decrease in the low-single digits, driven by a drop in store sales due to weak mall traffic during the pandemic.
Photos mark the transition of power from Donald Trump to Joe Biden
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Wednesday marked the transfer of power from former President Donald Trump to President Joe Biden.
The stock market's rally to a record on stimulus and vaccine hopes leaves little room for error
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The euphoria has driven investor sentiment to new highs, technicals to extremes, and expectations for earnings to very high levels.
Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: Travelers, United Airlines, SolarEdge Technologies & more
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The stocks making the biggest moves in premarket trading include Travelers, United Airlines, SolarEdge Technologies, and more.
Two-day bitcoin sell-off wipes out $100 billion from the entire crypto market
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The price of bitcoin slipped over 10% in two days to fall below the $33,000 level for the first time since Jan. 13.
Here’s a 12-month roadmap to financial wellness
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A single long financial to-do list may feel overwhelming. Breaking it down into manageable bites can help.
White House reveals which global leader will be first to hold a call with President Biden
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New White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Wednesday said President Joe Biden's first world leader call would be to Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
Scientist-investor Elad Gil is making a big bet that business travel will rebound after Covid
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Elad Gil, known for early bets on Airbnb, Instacart and Square, is investing in TripActions at a $5 billion valuation.
Dr. Fauci says U.S. will remain a WHO member and join global Covid vaccine plan
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The U.S. will join a global alliance that aims to deliver coronavirus vaccines to low-income countries, Dr. Anthony Fauci said told the WHO.
Biden to sign 10 executive orders and invoke Defense Production Act to combat Covid pandemic
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As the new administration implements the federal initiatives, it will also emphasize the safe reopening of schools and businesses, the plan says.
Bet on these record-breaking stocks to rally further, Oppenheimer analyst says
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Alphabet, Netflix and Activision Blizzard led the S&P 500's record-making rally. Ari Wald of Oppenheimer said they could build on their gains.
Artificial intelligence researchers rank the top A.I. labs worldwide
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DeepMind, OpenAI, and Facebook AI Research are fighting it out to be the top AI research lab in the world.
Investor Jeremy Grantham says the market's in a bubble with 'very seldom seen levels' of euphoria
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In recent months, Grantham's been warning that the massive runs on Wall Street in the past year – and indeed, the bull run since 2009 – is turning into an "epic bubble."
Millions of new investors piled into mainland Chinese stock markets in 2020
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For all of 2020, new investors increased by 18.02 million to 177.77 million, official data showed. That's about 1.5 million new accounts a month.
Qualcomm's chip market share plunges in China after Huawei sanctions; MediaTek takes No. 1 spot
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Qualcomm's chips shipments in China shrank 48.1% year-on-year as domestic smartphone makers looked to alternatives from rival MediaTek.
'New dawn in America': World leaders welcome U.S. President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris
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U.S. President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris start their four-year term in the White House on Jan. 20.
Twitter locks Chinese embassy's account over tweet about Uighur women
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Twitter removed the contents of the tweet and replaced it with a label stating that it was no longer available.
Senate confirms Avril Haines, Biden's pick to lead U.S. spy agencies
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Haines, Biden's pick to lead the nation's 18 intelligence agencies, is the first woman to hold the position.
Democrats take Senate majority, sealing control of the White House and Congress
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Raphael Warnock, Jon Ossoff and Alex Padilla were sworn in, giving Democrats a Senate majority after Vice President Kamala Harris' inauguration.
A tiny village in South India celebrates Vice President Kamala Harris with firecrackers and prayers
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Kamala Harris, 56, is a daughter of Indian and Jamaican immigrants.
Tesla Model 3 reportedly explodes in Shanghai parking garage
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A Tesla Model 3 exploded in an underground residential parking garage in Shanghai on Tuesday, Chinese media reported.
Joe Biden is sworn in as president: 'Democracy has prevailed'
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Joe Biden was inaugurated in a smaller and heavily fortified bipartisan ceremony, facing economic and health crises and he succeeds Donald Trump.
No question the Biden administration has to appear 'very tough' on China, former Singapore diplomat says
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There's also an understanding that the administration needs to work with rest of East Asia and China on global issues, said Kishore Mahbubani.
China sanctions Pompeo, O'Brien, Azar and other Trump administration officials after Biden inauguration
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The crumbling relationship between Washington and Beijing intensified under the Trump administration.
United's losses mount but airline expects to surpass 2019 margins in 2023
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United Airlines posted another quarterly loss and said it expects sales to continue to struggle in the first quarter.
Read the full text of Amanda Gorman's inaugural poem 'The Hill We Climb'
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Amanda Gorman made history Wednesday when she became the youngest inaugural poet during President Joe Biden's swearing-in ceremony in Washington.