London markets make gains after strong trading in US

London markets make gains after strong trading in US

T he FTSE crawled back to positive territory as a strong opening on Wall Street helped to offset early worries over the latest wave of coronavirus in China. Asia’s main markets all slumped early on Thursday, dragging back trading in London and elsewhere in Europe amid concern about a fresh surge of the virus following … Read more

Tesla shares are down 70% for the year

Tesla shares are down 70% for the year

New York CNN  —  Tesla’s stock is finishing out its tumultuous year with yet more turbulence: It’s up almost 6% Thursday, but still down more than 10% since last week. And a new cut to its price target from Morgan Stanley isn’t helping. Year-to-date, the stock is down about 70%. Morgan Stanley analysts on Thursday … Read more

Furious Duchess of Sussex fans demand Politico APOLOGIZE for essay branding royal a ‘narcissist’

Furious Duchess of Sussex fans demand Politico APOLOGIZE for essay branding royal a ‘narcissist’

Fans of the Duchess of Sussex are demanding Politico apologize for a piece where Meghan Markle was branded a ‘narcissist’ akin to Donald Trump, Kanye West, Elizabeth Holmes and Sam Bankman-Fried. The article, titled ‘2022 Is The Year We All Finally Got Tired of the Narcissists,’ suggests that, for the likes of Markle in 2022: ‘Some of them … Read more

Stock futures climb fractionally as investors look to new year

Stock futures climb fractionally as investors look to new year

Stock futures climbed fractionally Wednesday morning as traders look to the end of a losing year and prepare for 2023. Futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 48 points, trading near flat. S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures added 0.12% and 0.11% respectively. Tuesday kicked off the start of a holiday-shortened trading week. … Read more

Elon Musk lost the most money of all America’s billionaires in 2022

Elon Musk lost the most money of all America’s billionaires in 2022

Billionaires have had a bad year. Globally, the world’s billionaires lost nearly $2 trillion, combined, in 2022, according to Forbes. The United States’ billionaires lost $660 billion collectively, the highest of any country by Forbes’s count, as tech stock prices took a nosedive fueled by rising interest rates, soaring inflation and a worsening economy. Of America’s … Read more

‘Civil war in US, Elon Musk to…’: Russian official’s wild predictions for 2023 | World News

‘Civil war in US, Elon Musk to…’: Russian official’s wild predictions for 2023 | World News

High-ranking Russian official and former president Dmitry Medvedev on Monday contributed to “wildest” predictions for 2023 saying Britain will rejoin the European Union and oil prices will rise to $150 a barrel. In a series of tweets, Medvedev said that Poland and Hungary will occupy the western parts of former Ukraine and the area of … Read more

Meghan Markle is branded a ‘narcissist’ akin to Bankman-Fried, Kanye, Trump

Meghan Markle is branded a ‘narcissist’ akin to Bankman-Fried, Kanye, Trump

Meghan Markle has been branded a ‘narcissist’ akin to Donald Trump, Kanye West, Elizabeth Holmes and Sam Bankman-Fried in a newly-published Politico piece. The piece, titled ‘2022 Is The Year We All Finally Got Tired of the Narcissists,’ suggest that, for the likes of Markle, in 2022: ‘Some of them got their comeuppance and some … Read more

‘Glass Onion’ Both Is And Isn’t About Elon Musk, Says Rian Johnson

‘Glass Onion’ Both Is And Isn’t About Elon Musk, Says Rian Johnson

Miles Bron Netflix If you watched Glass Onion over this weekend, like millions of other people in metrics Netflix is no doubt about to brag about, you may have noticed that its central tech billionaire may or may not have felt somewhat…familiar. Miles Bron, played by Edward Norton, is a tech billionaire with his hands … Read more