BlackBerry pleases its meme followers with first-quarter earnings beat
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BlackBerry pleases its meme followers with first-quarter earnings beat

(Randy Lu/Unsplash) (MarketWatch) — BlackBerry Ltd. stock rose about 1% in the extended session Thursday after the company reported a narrower-than-expected adjusted quarterly loss and sales that beat expectations. BlackBerry BB, said…

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Biden says an infrastructure deal has been reached. Here’s what it means for stocks
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Biden says an infrastructure deal has been reached. Here’s what it means for stocks

(Jared Murray/Unsplash) (Barron's) — President Biden announced Thursday that he has come to an agreement with a group of Republican Senators on an infrastructure package of roughly $600 billion. “We’re…

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The Empire Strikes Back: Tech giants mount defense against House antitrust bills
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The Empire Strikes Back: Tech giants mount defense against House antitrust bills

(Brett Jordan/Unsplash) (MarketWatch) — Before the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday began to consider a package of antitrust bills that represent the gravest threat yet to Silicon Valley’s power, the…

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Bitcoin slides toward worst day in 3 weeks, leads crypto’s Friday skid along with stock market
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Bitcoin slides toward worst day in 3 weeks, leads crypto’s Friday skid along with stock market

(Karolina Grabowska/Pexels) (MarketWatch) — Bitcoin prices on Friday were slumping, on track for the steepest slide in three weeks, with the decline in the world’s No. 1 crypto coming in…

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Here’s what the market wants — and doesn’t want — to hear from Powell at this week’s Fed meeting
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Here’s what the market wants — and doesn’t want — to hear from Powell at this week’s Fed meeting

(Sharon McCutcheon/Unsplash) (MarketWatch) — You couldn’t fault Wall Street for envisaging a bit of Hamlet in Jerome Powell at the Federal Open Market Committee’s June policy meeting this coming week:…

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Here’s what sparked the latest talk over $100 oil prices
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Here’s what sparked the latest talk over $100 oil prices

(Jan-Rune Smenes Reite/Pexels) (MarketWatch) — The December 2022 West Texas Intermediate contract with a $100 strike price on Nymex has the highest open interest among the WTI call options, according to data from QuikStrike…

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