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For One GameStop Trader, the Wild Ride Was Almost as Good as the | Sidnaz Blog

February 3, 2021

Anubhav Guha started day trading a few thousand dollars in March but managed to lose half of his money despite the stock market’s epic rally last year. He made that up and far, far more betting on GameStop Corp. GME -60.00% Mr. Guha turned $500 into $203,411 in less than three weeks with an options […]

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Stock Futures Gain on Earnings, Stimulus Hopes | Sidnaz Blog

February 3, 2021

Feb. 3, 2021 3:42 am ET U.S. stock futures edged up Wednesday, suggesting the major indexes will extend their rally as investors cheer corporate earnings and the prospect for more fiscal stimulus. S&P 500 futures gained 0.4%. The contracts don’t necessarily predict market moves after the opening bell. Contracts on the Nasdaq-100 rose 0.8%, suggesting […]

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GameStop, UPS, Silver: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens | Sidnaz Blog

February 2, 2021

Here’s what we’re watching ahead of the opening bell on Tuesday. —U.S. stock futures are up, signaling that major indexes may extend this week’s gains ahead of earnings from technology giants Amazon.com AMZN 4.26% and Google-parent Alphabet. Futures tied to the S&P 500 rose 0.8%, a day after the broad stocks gauge posted its biggest […]

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U.S. Stock Futures Rally, Pointing to Second Day of Gains | Sidnaz Blog

February 2, 2021

Feb. 2, 2021 3:45 am ET U.S. stock futures climbed on Tuesday, suggesting the major indexes will notch gains for a second day. S&P 500 futures and Dow Jones Industrial Average futures gained 0.8%. Contracts linked to the tech-heavy Nasdaq-100 index also advanced 0.8%. Changes in futures don’t necessarily predict movements after the opening bell. […]

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AMC, Thermo Fisher, Viela Bio: What to Watch When the Stock | Sidnaz Blog

February 1, 2021

Here’s what we’re watching ahead of Monday’s opening bell. —U.S. stock futures advanced, putting major benchmarks on course to recover some ground following their worst week since October. Silver prices shot 11% higher. Some stocks that have become popular with day traders continued to climb, though group leader GameStop was edging down. For our live blog […]

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Stock Futures Climb as Online Traders Send Silver Soaring | Sidnaz Blog

February 1, 2021

Feb. 1, 2021 3:45 am ET U.S. stock futures climbed Monday, suggesting that the major benchmarks will recover some ground following their worst week since October. S&P 500 futures rose 0.7% and Dow Jones Industrial Average futures strengthened 0.6%. Contracts linked to the tech-heavy Nasdaq-100 index gained 0.7%. Changes in futures don’t necessarily predict moves […]

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Silver Prices Rise After Online Attention | Sidnaz Blog

February 1, 2021

Silver has rallied in recent trading sessions amid attention from users on Reddit’s WallStreetBets forum. A worker fills a mold with molten silver at a plant in Russia in 2017. Photo: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg News By Sebastian Pellejero Close Sebastian Pellejero Jan. 31, 2021 7:18 pm ET Silver prices rallied to start the trading week Sunday, […]

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Keith Gill Drove the GameStop Reddit Mania. He Talked to the | Sidnaz Blog

January 29, 2021

The investor who helped direct the world’s attention to GameStop, leading a horde of online followers in a bizarre market rally that made and lost fortunes from one day to the next, says he’s just a normal guy. “I didn’t expect this,” said Keith Gill, 34 years old, known as “DeepF—ingValue” by fans on Reddit’s […]

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GameStop, Koss, Bed Bath & Beyond, AMC: What to Watch When the | Sidnaz Blog

January 29, 2021

Here’s what we’re watching ahead of Friday’s opening bell. —U.S. stock futures fell as retail investors buoyed GameStop GME -44.29% and other shares, pointing to a volatile end to 2021’s first month of trading. For our live blog on the short-squeezed shares, follow this link. Futures tied to the S&P 500 declined 0.5%, suggesting a […]

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China’s Top Bottled-Water Group Swells to an $85 Billion | Sidnaz Blog

January 29, 2021

Investor exuberance about China’s biggest bottled-water company, Nongfu Spring Co. , has combined with a shortage of tradable shares to send its stock soaring. Nongfu Spring’s high profit margins and growth potential in areas such as flavored-tea drinks have impressed investors and analysts. So has its strong brand—Nongfu Spring water is easily recognized, with signature […]

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