Record gas prices hit the start of the summer travel season for Americans

Millions of Americans set out on the road over Memorial Day weekend, with gas prices soaring at a record. The national average price for a gallon of unleaded regular gas was $4.67 as of Wednesday, according to the AAA, $1.63 higher than the previous year and about 14% higher than the pre- 2022 high of … Read more

IBM shares rose. Why the 111-year-old tech company has outperformed today.

font size IBM’s results lifted other low-tech stocks, including Oracle and HP. Miguel Medina/AFP via Getty Images Score one for old timers. in a day when Netflix Stock down 35% on worries about disappointing subscriber growth, market gets boost from 111-year-old International Business Machines . As the company’s first-quarter financial results showed, the tech giant … Read more

US stocks open higher after tough trading week

US stocks opened higher on Friday after a grueling week of losses across the major indexes. The S&P 500 rose 1.1% shortly after the opening bell. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 259 points, or 0.8%, and the Nasdaq Composite Index added 1.8%. Twitter TWTR -9.46% Shares tumbled 10% after Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted … Read more

Tech futures rise after tough trading week

US stock futures are higher, suggesting that markets may see a comfortable rush at the end of a week of losses across the major indexes. S&P 500-related futures rose 1.2% on Friday, while Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose 0.9%. The high-tech Nasdaq 100 contracts jumped 1.8%. Stocks closed Thursday mixed after major indexes saw … Read more

‘Real Life Rock’ review: Finding treasure in the music vault

from where we start? anywhere really. What about the Supreme Court case Troxel vs Granville, Who deals with visitation rights to grandparents, especially the January 12, 2000 television coverage, which featured mostly one of the plaintiffs, a “bald, plump, narrow-lipped man in glasses” named Gary Troxell? Then 60-year-old Mr. Troxell had formed a vocal trio … Read more

China promises a regulatory deferral for the tech sector. Analysts are skeptical.

font size China sticks to its no-Covid policy, but it has also said it will ease regulatory crackdowns on tech companies. Here, a subway station in Beijing. Wang Chao/AFP via Getty Images China’s recent statements that it will halt the long-term regulatory measures it is imposing on leading tech companies raises suspicions from analysts. The … Read more

What is the stock market doing today? Tech stocks lag while bond yields rise.

font size Shares rebounded in early afternoon trade on Monday after bond yields hit fresh highs. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images Stocks were rebounding on Monday from earlier losses that came along with bond yields hitting new highs. In the afternoon trading, Dow Jones Industrial Average Gained 74 points, or 0.2%. The Standard & Poor’s … Read more

Q&A with Mary Meeker: How the tech guru sees the world right now

Mary Maker Michael Kovac/Getty Images/Vanity Fair font size Mary Maker has had an amazingly fruitful career as an Internet pioneer. As a technical analyst at Morgan Stanley in the 1990s, she became the most influential analyst in the sector, Amazon.com And Microsoft And apple And and Dale. In 2010, Meeker relinquished that job to become … Read more

Q&A with Mary Meeker: How the tech guru sees the world right now

Mary Maker Michael Kovac/Getty Images/Vanity Fair font size Mary Maker has had an amazingly fruitful career as an Internet pioneer. As a technical analyst at Morgan Stanley in the 1990s, she became the most influential analyst in the sector, Amazon.com And Microsoft And apple And and Dale. In 2010, Meeker relinquished that job to become … Read more

Travel boom: Which companies will leave the gate first

Travel is finally back as countries lift restrictions, hide mandates, and open their borders to tourists after two years of widespread caution. Airlines shares rose earlier this week then Delta Air lines (indicator: from Earnings season kicks off and profitability is back in March, even as fuel costs rise. The company added that total passenger … Read more