StockTwits to launch commission-free stock trading platform to rival Robinhood

StockTwits — a social-media platform founded in 2008 as a venue for day traders to exchange ideas and musings — is set to kick off a free online brokerage... | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 2 days ago

Pinterest stock soars after IPO

Pinterest shares soared in their first day of trading Thursday as investors bet that the company has only begun to tap its potential. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 days ago

Zoom stock soars 75% after IPO

Shares of Zoom Video Communications Inc. have jumped 75% in their first day of trading on Thursday. The first trade was executed for $65 at 11:23 ET. Zoom... | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 days ago

Salesforce.com Buys Salesforce.org for $300M

Salesforce.com Inc. is buying Salesforce.org -- created to distribute Salesforce software at reduced amounts to nonprofits, schools and other organizations... | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 5 days ago

Marc Benioff was oddly silent Monday

In a deal announced Monday afternoon, Salesforce will acquire an independent entity that was created to sell Salesforce software at a discounted rate to... | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 5 days ago

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy to launch with its first real payload

SpaceX is set to blast off its Falcon Heavy rocket on Thursday with a high-capacity telecommunications satellite payload, following the famous demo flight... | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 10 days ago

Lyft stock plunges to new low ahead of Uber IPO filing

Lyft Inc. shares dipped below $60 for the first time in Wednesday trading and posted a nearly 11% decline during the session. The stock recorded a new... | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 11 days ago

Getting rid of debt may make your brain work better

It doesn’t just feel good to pay off debt, it can improve how your mind works, new research suggests. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 13 days ago

Hedge-fund billionaire Ray Dalio says capitalism needs urgent reform

Capitalism is no longer working for most Americans, according to one hedge-fund billionaire. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 14 days ago

One investor’s Amazon misfire led to a 99% loss in his trading account

If you’re feeling bruised and battered this whipsaw stock market, you might consider heading over to Reddit’s “WallStreetBets” board. You’ll find of plenty... | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 14 days ago

Helen Mirren: ‘I Love Netflix, but F– Netflix’

The actress waded into the Hollywood streaming wars while speaking at CinemaCon. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 18 days ago

Rating everything from your Uber driver to Airbnb host has become a nightmare

‘The reputation economy is making us a little more careful in everything we say, how we say it, and what we do.’ | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 18 days ago

The quiet desperation of Gen X workers across America

“I was sitting in a grey cubicle 10 hours a day and still had little to show for it except a title and a stressful life,” one Gen Xer tells MarketWatch. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 26 days ago

Lyft Gets Its First Buy Rating Ahead of IPO with Price Target of $75

Lyft Inc. ‘s initial public offering will give investors their first chance to invest in a ride-sharing service that’s growing fast and capturing significant... | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 1 month ago

Capt. Sullenberger on the FAA and Boeing: Our Credibility Is Being Damaged

The ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ pilot says the Boeing 737 Max controversy is ‘unprecedented’ and an ‘ugly saga.’ | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 1 month ago

When the U.S. falls into a recession, a credit bubble will explode

The U.S. economy, at its own peril, has been driven by cheap credit. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 1 month ago

It's never too late to succeed and heres the secret

Your chance of success isn’t about age. It’s shaped by your willingness to try repeatedly for a breakthrough. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 1 month ago

Trump attended Fordham University for two years. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 1 month ago

Some Wells Fargo ATMs, online banking down after data-center problem

Smoke at one of Wells Fargo’s data centers left some of the bank’s customers without access to online or mobile banking as well as other services Thursday. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 2 months ago

The few companies that delivered fully audited earnings this quarter

The vast majority of companies that reported their fourth-quarter earnings between Jan. 1 and Feb. 1 did so without completing an audit, a practice that experts say could have troublesome consequences. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 2 months ago

The few companies that delivered fully audited earnings this quarter

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Landlord-tenant relationships are changing due to cryptocurrencies, Airbnb, etc.

New challenges facing landlords in 2019. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 2 months ago

Johnson and Johnson will be the first drugmaker to list pill prices in TV ads

J&J said it would start with its popular blood thinner, Xarelto | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 2 months ago

Whole Foods isn’t priming Amazon’s pump

Amazon.com Inc. has touted its push into physical retail, including its big deal for Whole Foods Inc., as a new growth arena, but after its full year of revenue, it’s not growing at typical Amazonian levels. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 2 months ago

Meet the 14-year-old who discovered Apple’s shocking FaceTime bug

‘I’m only 14 and I found it by accident, instead of the people at Apple that get paid to find glitches,’ says Grant Thompson. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 2 months ago

Zillow’s Zestimate got an upgrade – and this trio got $1M for the new algorithm

The popular online tool for estimating home prices created by Zillow a year ago was the focus of a global search for a better algorithm. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 2 months ago

Facebook up 11.59% today

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@marketwatch.com | 2 months ago

Nearly half of Americans report feeling alone

Lifting the veil on a taboo subject on World Mental Health Day. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 2 months ago

Apple lays off employees from self-driving unit, Project Titan: report

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@marketwatch.com | 2 months ago

773M email addresses exposed in ‘mega data breach’

‘In terms of scale, this enormous trove of email addresses and unique passwords is monumental.’ | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

Americans lost $1.7B trading Bitcoin in 2018

Americans who owned bitcoin in 2018 took a shellacking, and according to a survey, a surprising number of them don’t plan on taking advantage of the one bright spot: a tax deduction. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

Blue Apron skirts standard-accounting rules to claim profitability

Meal-kit provider Blue Apron Holdings Inc.‘s shares rocketed 38% on Tuesday, after the company said it is confident it can achieve a version of profitability in the first quarter and for the year that’s dependent on an adjusted, non-standard way of accounting that ignores chronic … | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

Are venture capitalists really biased against women?

Researchers who set out to expose sexism among VCs say they were stunned by the results. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

Are VCs biased against women? A new experiment has surprising results

Researchers who set out to expose sexism among VCs say they were stunned by the results. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

U.S. economy could slip from top spot in 2020 and keep slipping, analysts say

Here come China and India. America’s days as the world’s most powerful economy are numbered, and when that torch is finally passed, it may be gone for good, according to a recent report. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

The strange reason why big, innovative companies are hit by ‘brain drain’

They’re losing their best ideas and best workers, according to a recent study. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

Elon Musk shows off SpaceX’s massive Starship test rocket

The latest creation from Elon Musk’s SpaceX looks like it was ripped from the pages of a 1950s comic book. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

The No.1 job billionaires and multimillionaires held before they got filthy rich

And why it’s important for all of us to do that job, too. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

Stocks are trading as they did in 1957, just ahead of the ‘Eisenhower recession’

Investors shouldn’t try to use it as a playbook for the current pullback, but it is worth noting that price action in the stock market over the last 12 months correlates most closely with the period running from October 1956 to October 1957, says technical analyst Jeff deGraaf. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

The average kid’s allowance rose faster than American workers’ salaries in 2018

Some children also save money at higher rates than adults do, though they obviously have less overheads. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

The engine for Amazon earnings growth has nothing to do with e-commerce

E-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc.’s earnings surge in the first quarter was largely due to major acceleration in its Amazon Web Services business, which is powering the bulk of Amazon profits just as it powers most of the devices and services we all depend on. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

BlockMarkets Offers Free Cryptocurrency API

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@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

Meet Amazon’s first customer – this is the book he bought (2015)

The online retailing giant celebrates the 20th anniversary of its IPO on May 15. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

Erik Prince seeking $500m for battery metals fund – report

Fund aims to bring unexplored deposits into production and sell them to larger mining companies | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

Pharmaceuticals raise the prices of dozens of drugs to ring in the new year

Pharmaceutical companies are ringing in the new year by raising the price of hundreds of drugs, with Allergan PLC setting the pace with increases of nearly 10% on more than two dozen products, according to a new analysis. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

The road to homeownership: buying a house in Philadelphia

A diligent saver buys a row house in an up-and-coming neighborhood within walking distance to the Center City. | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

Treasury Department's odd attempt to reassure investors may have just backfired

The U.S. Treasury Department raised eyebrows and jogged worrying memories of the financial crisis Sunday with a statement that Secretary Steve Mnuchin convened calls with the CEOs of six leading banks to confirm they had ample liquidity, in hopes of averting another Wall Street s … | Continue reading


@marketwatch.com | 3 months ago

Marketwatch- Airbnb Stance on Israel Challenged as “Hubris of Knowledge”

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@marketwatch.com | 4 months ago