PayPal Rumored to Be Exploring a Stock-Trading Platform

PayPal is rumored to be looking at the possibility of creating a stock-trading platform in a bid to challenge rivals.

Short Selling Is Vice Described As Virtue, Says Elon Musk

There’s a perniciously false effective markets argument made for shorting says Tesla CEO Elon Musk. It is vice disguised as virtue.

Short-Seller Losses Top $70 Billion In the War on Wall Street

Short-sellers have lost a staggering $70 billion in the War on Wall Street between institutional investors and day traders on Reddit.

Robinhood Rethinks UK Expansion Plans

Robinhood has informed individuals it is calling off its plans to expand to the UK market.

Impeachment—What It Means For the Stock Market

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced a formal impeachment inquiry against President Trump. To no one’s surprise, the stock market took a nosedive in the aftermath of the announcement, leading business owners and shareholders alike to wonder how this…

NFLX Stock Drops With US Subscriber Growth As Result Of Chip Card Roll-Out

Netflix (NFLX) stock is taking a hit following the company’s latest earnings report, which was released on Wednesday. The report revealed that subscriber growth is slowing in the U.S. It was only a matter of time before domestic growth slowed…

Fake Twitter Buyout Article Fools Everyone, Sends Stock Soaring

Hoax articles – fooling everyone from your racist uncle on Facebook to top Wall Street investors. An article suggesting that Twitter had received a $31 billion offer sent the company’s stock prices soaring earlier this afternoon. The article, called Twitter…

Stock Market Crash Said To Be Inevitable. So Why Have Baby Boomers Poured Everything Into It?

There is an ongoing debate as to what the current state of the stock market means. For some, what we’re witnessing is a natural aspect of the market, known as a “correction”. The correction part of the cycle is said…

Penny Stocks: Will They Make Or Break You?

Are you familiar with the phrase, “If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is?” If not, allow me to introduce you to the perilous penny stock. The penny stock is a popular choice among con artists looking…

Yelp Discloses Lobbying Efforts, CEO Sells 15,000 Shares

A couple of interesting pieces of Yelp news have surfaced in that the company is lobbying for patent reform and copyright laws, and CEO Jeremy Stoppelman has sold nearly 15,000 shares of the company. As first reported by The Hill,…

Twitter Stock Makes Co-Founder Jack Dorsey a Billionaire

Everyone knew that there was a lot of money to be made when Twitter went public, but what Twitter opened at on the New York Stock Exchange far exceeded the company’s expectations. So what does this mean for Twitter co-founder…

Twitter Opens At $45.10, Up 73.5%

Twitter got off to a pretty big start as a public company, opening up at $45.10 (73.5% higher than its set price of $26). That price values Twitter just shy of $32 billion. Also, Patrick Stewart helped ring the opening…

Twitter IPO: Grey Market Investors Expect Twitter Shares To Be $43.60 At The End Of Day One

Twitter is expected to announce its final price per share for its IPO this evening, with trading beginning on Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange. The company already bumped up its price range in an amendment to its SEC…

Twitter Bumps Up IPO Price Range

Twitter has made yet another revision to its IPO filing with the SEC, this time raising the price. Now, the company is looking to price shares at between $23 and $25. That’s up from between $17 and $20. The company…

Pinterest Valued Over $2 Billion

Pinterest is now on the business map, and is now estimated to be a $2.5 Billion company. Pinterest, the newest hit in social media scrapbooking site , is used by web surfers to share and discover images. It has sold…

Arian Foster Is Now On the Market and For Sale

Fantasy sports is a huge business. It allows the Everyday Joe a chance to draft a team, trade players, add free agents to their roster and root for touchdowns and homeruns from guys you would otherwise not care about. And…

Facebook Stock Tops $50 for the First Time

Facebook’s stock price hit an important milestone Thursday, crossing the $50 barrier for the first time. That’s more than $12 higher than the IPO price and over $32 more than the stock’s price at its lowest point back in August…

Safeway Inc. Swallows the Poison Pill

When the market closed on Tuesday, Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) shares increased 10.5% ending the day at $30.99. Safeway Inc. is an American based supermarket chain that is currently the second largest grocer franchise only to The Kroger Company (NYSE:…

Microsoft Stock Surging on Ballmer Retirement News

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced this morning that he will be stepping down from his position within the next 12 months. The executive has been a part of Microsoft for over 33 years, joining the company as its first business…

Facebook Stock Rallies, Nearly Hits Its IPO Price

For the first time since the IPO, Facebook stock approached $38 a share today. It didn’t actually hit that significant number (that’s what the stock started out at back in May) – but it came close. Really close. Its high…