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AT&T’s 5G prices come down as carriers get more competitive

July 23, 2020

Via: Fortune

The spread of super-fast 5G wireless service is prompting carriers to get more competitive, at least for family plans. On Thursday, AT&T, which had been limiting 5G to its highest-priced plans, added 5G access to its cheapest unlimited plan, which […]

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Weekly mortgage demand from homebuyers jumps even higher, up 19% annually

July 22, 2020


As temperatures soar this summer, homebuyer demand is heating up with it. Add that to an already strong refinance market, and total mortgage application volume rose 4.1% last week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Helping […]

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IBM stock pops higher as earnings beat expectations but sales decline yet again

July 21, 2020

Via: Market Watch

International Business Machines Corp. shares gained in after-hours trading Monday, after the tech giant reported another decline in revenue but produced more profit and sales than Wall Street expected amid the COVID-19 pandemic. IBM IBM, +1.00% reported second-quarter net income […]

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China auto sales up 14.5% in May, recovering after pandemic

June 11, 2020

Via: ABC News

HONG KONG — China’s auto sales surged 14.5% in May, a second straight month of growth as the global industry’s biggest market gradually recovers from the coronavirus pandemic. The China Association of Automobile Manufacturers said Thursday that sales of passenger […]

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Gun stocks rally as continued surge in background checks, street violence stoke demand

June 3, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Shares of gun and ammo makers surged again Tuesday, as data showing a continued surge in firearm background checks and reports of another night of street violence helped fuel investor demand. The stocks’ rallies come after another night of protests […]

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Boeing slashes 12,000 jobs as virus seizes travel industry

May 27, 2020

Via: ABC News

Boeing is cutting more than 12,000 jobs through layoffs and buyouts as the coronavirus pandemic seizes the travel industry, and more cuts are coming. One of the nation’s biggest manufacturers will lay off 6,770 U.S. employees this week, and another […]

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Cruise stocks rocked after Norwegian Cruise issues ‘going concern’ warning

May 6, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Shares of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. took a dive Tuesday, after the cruise operator issued a “going concern” warning, citing the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on its business. Norwegian’s NCLH, -22.57% warning also weighed heavily on the stocks […]

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Socked by virus, comic book industry tries to draw next page

May 1, 2020

Via: ABC News

The pandemic has transformed Christina Blanch, owner of Aw Yeah Comics, into a nightly TV host. Nine times a week, Blanch leads a livestream from the store she lives above in Muncie, Indiana, to sell some comics and interact with […]

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Twitter stock surges after earnings, user growth top expectations

April 30, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Twitter Inc. helped keep the earnings winning streak alive for social-media stocks Thursday morning as the company topped expectations with its first-quarter results. Shares surged more than 7% in premarket trading. The company reported a net loss of $8 million, […]

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Coronavirus Pushes Aviation Industry in New Directions

April 29, 2020

Via: The New York Times

The coronavirus outbreak has upended commercial aviation, with consequences that are not fully realized. The airline trade group, International Air Transport Association, anticipates that the world’s air carriers will see this year’s revenues drop by more than half, and a […]