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What's So Great About Wind?

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted May 26, 2021

The Dogger Bank Wind Farm is located off the coast of northeast England in the North Sea. It’s set to have a total capacity of 3.6 GW, and when it’s up and running it will be able to power millions of homes per year. People working on the project have dubbed it “the world’s largest offshore wind farm.”

Oatly Aims for a $1.1 Billion IPO

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted May 19, 2021

Oatly, the popular plant-based dairy company, is set to have its public debut this week. It’s expected to start trading Thursday, May 20, on the Nasdaq under the ticker symbol “OTLY.” 

Apple Is Expanding to the East Coast

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted May 5, 2021

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) recently announced that it’ll be spending over $1 billion on a new campus in the Raleigh, North Carolina, area, which is expected to create over 3,000 jobs. This is just a portion of what the company plans on investing in the U.S. economy. 

Honest Company Prepares for Its IPO

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted April 28, 2021

Actress Jesica Alba’s consumer goods company, Honest Company, has filed for its initial public offering (IPO). It is expected to go public on Wednesday, May 5, and is aiming for a valuation of over $1.5 billion in its IPO.

Crypto Crash or Crypto Momentum?

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted April 21, 2021

During the weekend after Coinbase’s direct listing, Bitcoin took a hit. According to CoinDesk, the price of Bitcoin dropped on Sunday morning to a low near $52,148 after recently reaching an all-time high above $64,800. Could we be witnessing a crypto crash?

Coinbase Just Went Public

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted April 14, 2021

By the time you are reading this, the largest U.S. cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase, should be a publicly-traded company. Its market debut has been anticipated for Wednesday, March 14 on the Nasdaq under the ticker symbol “COIN.”

Is Apple Setting the Stage for AR?

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted April 7, 2021

Apple’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) CEO Tim Cook has given consumers a glimpse into what might be in the future for his company and its products. Apple has always been rumored to have an interest in augmented reality (AR).

Another SpaceX Starship Prototype Blows Up

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted March 31, 2021

On Tuesday, SpaceX’s SN11 Starship prototype exploded about six minutes into its high-altitude journey, sending debris raining down in the area.

How Are You Spending Your Stimulus?

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted March 24, 2021

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) says more stimulus payments are expected to hit bank accounts by Wednesday, March 24. There were more than 90 million stimulus payments in the first batch that was sent out. How are you spending yours?

Biden Administration Eyes Tax Hikes

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted March 17, 2021

The Biden administration has reportedly been eyeing several tax hikes to pay for a significant new infrastructure bill and help minimize the United States’ ballooning deficit.

Top Gaming Stocks

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted March 3, 2021

The coronavirus pandemic has brought out the gamer in a lot of people. It’s been about a year since most of the U.S. had to dramatically adjust their lifestyles because of the emergence of the COVID-19 virus. People were finding themselves stuck inside with nothing to do, and some turned to video games. Here are two gaming stocks you should know about...

The Rise of Mental Health Startups

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted February 24, 2021

If there’s one good thing that has come out from the COVID-19 pandemic, it is that mental health treatment has become a lot easier to obtain because of several mental health startups that have been tackling the complexities and stigma that surrounds mental health.

Could This Be Bitcoin's BIG Year?

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted February 17, 2021

The stock market isn’t the only thing that’s been surging to record highs. Bitcoin has been surging to new highs for a few weeks now. On Tuesday, for the first time ever, Bitcoin broke above $50,000.

Uber Bets Big on Alcohol Deliveries

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted February 3, 2021

Uber (NYSE: UBER) announced that it will be acquiring Drizly, the delivery startup that specializes in alcohol deliveries, for the hefty price tag of $1.1 billion in stock and cash. This comes after its July 2020 acquisition of its smaller food delivery competitor, Postmates. It appears that Uber might be focusing on the long-term health of its business.

Roku Aims to Soar in Streaming

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted January 27, 2021

Roku (NASDAQ: ROKU) started the new year with a new deal. Earlier this month, the company bought the exclusive global distribution rights to the portfolio of Quibi.