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Dollar Tree, Anaplan rise; Dycom, Best Buy fall

2 hours ago   |   Chron   |   2 articles

NEW YORK - Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Tuesday: BlackRock, up $16.43 to $699.30 The investment management firm is buying Aperio for just over $1 billion...
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What is growth investing? A strategy that focuses on high-growth companies in hopes for significant investment returns

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Investing for growth is a high-risk but high-return strategy that targets fast-rising stocks. KAZUHIRO NOGI / Staff/Getty Images Growth investing is a fundamental investing...
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Discord is close to closing a round that would value the company at up to $7B

4 hours ago   |   Tech Crunch   |   2 articles

Discord , the communications service that's become the 21st century's answer to MUD rooms, is close to closing a new round of financing that would value the company at up to $7...
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BlackRock is paying $1 billion in cash for a wonky fund business. Here's why customized index funds are having a moment

BlackRock is paying $1 billion in cash for a wonky fund business. Here's why customized index funds are having a moment

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement BlackRock's plans to buy a firm specializing in customized portfolios is a sure sign that clients' expectations for personalized investments are rising...
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Trump tries to corner Beijing. but what does Australian wine have to do with it? RT's Boom Bust finds out

Trump tries to corner Beijing. but what does Australian wine have to do with it? RT's Boom Bust finds out

9 hours ago   |   RT

While the Donald Trump presidency may be ending, his administration is still taking hard-line measures to derail the Chinese economy. Now, over Australian wine imports. Earlier...
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Stocks climb on Wall Street as Biden transition begins

9 hours ago   |   Chron   |   2 articles

NEW YORK - Stocks are opening broadly higher on Wall Street as traders were encouraged by news that the transition of power in the U.S. to President-elect Joe Biden will...
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Inside healthcare's gig economy

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Hello, Today in healthcare news: An inside look at Papa, a startup that's tapping into the growing gig economy in healthcare, the limitations of...
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The NYU professor who predicted WeWork's failed IPO identifies the companies and industries he thinks are poised to succeed - and fail - after the pandemic

The NYU professor who predicted WeWork's failed IPO identifies the companies and industries he thinks are poised to succeed - and fail - after the pandemic

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Scott Galloway is the guy who correctly predicted that Amazon would buy Whole Foods. He also was an early skeptic of WeWork , the would-be real-estate...
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Two-year-old Day One Ventures raises new $52.5M fund to invest in Valley startups

10 hours ago   |   Tech Crunch   |   4 articles

Back in 2018 Day One Ventures launched in Silicon Valley specifically designed to be both a VC and an investor that would also lead marketing and communications for its...
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Yun Addresses Current and Future Housing Market Trends at NAR's Residential Economic Issues and Trends Forum

1 day ago   |   RIS Media   |   2 articles

While much has been negatively affected due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, there's one segment of the economy that has continued to thrive despite the surrounding...
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Billionaire investor Byron Wien says the stock market may be getting ahead...

Billionaire investor Byron Wien says the stock market may be getting ahead of itself as the Dow passes 30,000 - but tells long-term investors not to worry

Summary List Placement Billionaire investor Byron Wien told CNBC that the stock market may be getting ahead of itself as the Dow passed 30,000 for the first time ever on... Read more ...

US home prices climb record 3.1% as low mortgage rates fuel housing-market boom

US home prices climb record 3.1% as low mortgage rates fuel housing-market boom

Summary List Placement US home prices gained a record 3.1% in the third quarter as historically low mortgage rates boosted demand through the summer, the Federal Housing... Read more ...

Warren Buffett wants more small-business aid, less income inequality, and a...

Warren Buffett wants more small-business aid, less income inequality, and a robust economic recovery. He'll be happy to have Janet Yellen as treasury secretary

Summary List Placement Warren Buffett is likely pleased that President-elect Joe Biden intends to appoint Janet Yellen as treasury secretary. The billionaire investor and... Read more ...

BlackRock is paying $1 billion in cash for a wonky fund business. Here's why...

BlackRock is paying $1 billion in cash for a wonky fund business. Here's why customized index funds are having a moment

Summary List Placement BlackRock's plans to buy a firm specializing in customized portfolios is a sure sign that clients' expectations for personalized investments are rising... Read more ...

Meet the 16 Microsoft executives who report directly to CEO Satya Nadella...

Meet the 16 Microsoft executives who report directly to CEO Satya Nadella and help guide the trillion-dollar firm's strategy for success

Summary List Placement Satya Nadella is often credited with leading a grand reinvention of Microsoft into one of the most valuable companies in the world. Microsoft's market... Read more ...

Evercore debuts 'rebound portfolio' designed to outperform amid vaccine...

Evercore debuts 'rebound portfolio' designed to outperform amid vaccine progress and a rapid economic recovery

Summary List Placement Evercore ISI revealed its "Rebound Portfolio" on Monday, laying out which stocks it expects to outperform as the US economy bounces back. The rollout of... Read more ...

SoftBank's profitable fintech jewel OakNorth says it is lending at 'levels...

SoftBank's profitable fintech jewel OakNorth says it is lending at 'levels never seen before' during COVID-19

Summary List Placement One of the world's largest banks, Sumitomo Mitsui Bank , has acquired a $30 million stake in SoftBank-backed fintech OakNorth as the coronavirus pandemic... Read more ...

Case-Shiller: National House Price Index increased 7.0% year-over-year in...

Case-Shiller: National House Price Index increased 7.0% year-over-year in September

S&P/Case-Shiller released the monthly Home Price Indices for September ("September" is a 3 month average of July, August and September prices). This release includes prices for... Read more ...

The NYU professor who predicted WeWork's failed IPO identifies the companies...

The NYU professor who predicted WeWork's failed IPO identifies the companies and industries he thinks are poised to succeed - and fail - after the pandemic

Summary List Placement Scott Galloway is the guy who correctly predicted that Amazon would buy Whole Foods. He also was an early skeptic of WeWork , the would-be real-estate... Read more ...

Salesforce's VC arm just made a 'small' investment in marketing analytics...

Salesforce's VC arm just made a 'small' investment in marketing analytics startup AppsFlyer, bumping its valuation to $2 billion

Summary List Placement Marketing analytics company AppsFlyer just received a vote of confidence in the form of a small investment from Salesforce's venture capital arm. The... Read more ...