Asian stocks log more losses as omicron variant of COVID spreads

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets fell further Monday after the omicron variant of the coronavirus was found in more countries and governments imposed travel controls. Tokyo, Shanghai, Hong Kong…

U.S. Futures, Oil Rise as Traders Evaluate Omicron: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) — U.S. equity futures, crude oil and Treasury yields climbed Monday as investors tried to calibrate economic risks from the omicron coronavirus strain, bringing some calm back to markets.…

Dow Jones Futures Loom As Market Rally Awaits Omicron Covid Variant News; What To Do Now

Dow Jones futures will open Sunday evening, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures, with all eyes on the newly discovered omicron Covid variant following Friday’s sell-off. X The…

Omicron Batters Crypto Market, Bitcoin Loses Grip

Bitcoin was no refuge on a day when investors needed a place to hide while the mutant virus battered global financial markets. The new strain of Ebola first reported in…

The Electric Vehicle Charging Market Could Be Worth As Much As $1.6 Trillion

Sales of electric vehicles (EVs) have been remarkably strong recently. In the 12 months to June 2021, sales of EVs were more than 160% higher than in the same period…

Opinion: More Americans have $1 million saved for retirement than ever before

Here’s some really good news: More Americans have a cool $1 million or more in their retirement accounts than ever before. That’s according to the latest data from Fidelity Investments. …

These are the 25 richest families in the US

Walmart heirs to candy conglomerates: These are the 25 richest families in the US The new film House of Gucci may be a sensational story of madness, glamour and greed,…

Russian Oil-Output Growth Losing Steam as OPEC+ May Review Plans

(Bloomberg) — Russia’s oil-output growth has slowed this month, as the nation’s producers are running out of spare capacity. This could give OPEC’s main ally a reason not to oppose…

Opinion: On a very Black Friday for investors, many Reddit Apes were talking about buying and HODLing

The worst day for U.S. stocks so far this year saw all three major indexes in the deep red on Black Friday, but meme stock investors just saw a bad…

Dow sinks 800 points as new COVID variant fans lockdown fears

U.S. stocks plunged on Friday, with global markets rattled by a new coronavirus variant discovered in South Africa, which fanned concerns that new growth-crushing lockdowns could be imposed if the…