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President Joe Biden on Thursday is expected to sign a bill establishing Juneteenth, which marks the end of slavery in the U.S., a federal holiday.
The investment manager launched five actively managed mutual funds and ETFs, bringing its total ESG offerings to 11. More are likely to follow.
A global market shakeout continues after a hawkish turn by the Federal Reserve.
With the world in the midst of an aging boom, the number of people living with Alzheimer’s or some form of dementia is expected to triple by 2050 to 152 million—a bit more than the population of Russia today.
1. Direct payments: $1,200 per taxpayer with income up to $75,000, with a phaseout beginning at that income level and ending at $99,000. Families will also receive $500 per child. Payments will be issued by the Treasury Department through direct deposit and physical checks.
Long before GameStop, there was Piggly Wiggly. In 1923, the supermarket company—which still does business in the South and Midwest—was at the center of a short squeeze/market morality play that echoes the recent frenzy around $GME.
An increasing income and wealth disparity among Americans has been simmering for decades, a widening gap that could have long-term economic implications and threaten the market’s recovery.
Investors can ignore GameStop, but the trends that put $GME at the center of the stock market are here to stay.