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Joe Biden Becomes the 46th U.S. President

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted January 20, 2021

On January 20, Joseph R. Biden will be sworn in as the 46th President of the United States of America. Earlier this week, confirmation hearings began for Biden’s cabinet picks. One of those picks was Janet Yellen — Biden’s Treasury Secretary nominee.

Can Zoom Do It Again?

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted January 13, 2021

Zoom Video Communications (NASDAQ: ZM) surged 400% last year because of the coronavirus pandemic and the worldwide lockdowns, but does it offer enough to keep that momentum going into 2021 and beyond?

AI is Paving Its Way...

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted January 6, 2021

Artificial intelligence (AI) for years has been labeled as being the “next biggest technology.” Well, this technology just might lead the way for discovering more effective drug treatments.

FireEye Got Hacked

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted December 16, 2020

Last week, news broke that security software company FireEye (NASDAQ: FEYE) had been hacked. This could be seen as a slightly embarrassing incident for the company since it’s main mission is to secure others from threats and hackers — definitely not the best publicity.

A Massive Week for IPOs

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted December 9, 2020

This week will be a big win for the IPO market. Over a dozen IPOs are expected to happen this week. One of those IPOs will come from food delivery company DoorDash.

Moderna's COVID-19 Vaccine

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted December 2, 2020

On Monday, the pharmaceutical company Moderna (NASDAQ: MRNA) applied to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for emergency-use authorization of its COVID-19 vaccine.

Glimpse Into The Future of Solar

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted November 25, 2020

The solar industry has seen some really impressive growth over the past few years. Should we expect more of this for the next 10 years?

Airbnb Gets One Step Closer to Going Public

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted November 18, 2020

On Monday, Airbnb filed its IPO prospectus with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Will a Biden-Harris Administration Advance AI?

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted November 11, 2020

With the Biden-Harris administration coming to the White House in January, there are going to be a lot of new and interesting changes. One of those changes could pave the way toward a more hopeful and prosperous future for artificial intelligence (AI).

Will We See a Second Wave of Panic Buying?

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted November 4, 2020

The beginning of the coronavirus pandemic brought on panic buying that left many grocery store shelves empty for months, making it hard for some people to have access to everyday items like toilet paper. With a summer to rethink their strategies, food makers are preparing for a second wave of panic buying as coronavirus cases spike.

Could Airbnb Go Public in 2020?

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted October 28, 2020

We began 2020 with a lot of optimism, especially when it came to the IPO market. There were several highly anticipated IPOs at the beginning of the year and one of those was Airbnb’s.

Cannabis In Your Drinks?

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted October 21, 2020

There’s a new growing trend in the cannabis market and it is cannabis-infused beverages. And some of America’s most popular brewery and alcohol companies like Molson Coors (NYSE: TAP), Pabst Blue Ribbon, and Anheuser-Busch InBev (NYSE: BUD) are investing and partnering with cannabis companies to create cannabis-infused beverages of their own to stay ahead of the growing demand and trends surrounding the prosperous cannabis market.

Macy's Invests in Payment Company Klarna

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted October 7, 2020

Department store Macy’s (NYSE: M) has signed a deal to invest in a Swedish payment group, Klarna.

Asana Goes Public Today

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted September 30, 2020

Asana, the software project management company will begin trading on the NYSE today, Wednesday, September 30. A public debut by the company has been highly anticipated and now it has arrived.

The Plant-Based Revolution Is Here

Written by Jennifer Clark
Posted September 23, 2020

Meat-eaters and non-meat-eaters launched a plant-based revolution last year. In 2019, the market for plant-based meat in the U.S. hit $5 billion. That revolution was due, in part, to the company Beyond Meat (NASDAQ: BYND).