A Look At Upcoming IPOs For The Week

With the start of a new week comes the excitement surrounding a new set of companies looking to make an impact through their public offerings. According to Benzinga Pro, these enticing companies are scheduled to trade publicly this week. Loar Holdings Inc (NYSE:LOAR) will be trading publicly starting on April 26, 2024. The company’s price band is set between $24.00 and $26.00 with an insider lock-up period of 180 days. Loar Holdings Inc will be … Read more…

Beyond Microsoft: Bill Gates’ Multi-Million Dollar Investments In Luxury Homes And Farmland

Microsoft’s co-founder, Bill Gates, has emerged as a prominent landowner in the U.S., with his holdings extending over 275,000 acres nationwide. This vast portfolio includes agricultural land and several personal properties across Washington, California, Florida and Montana. While Gates is widely recognized for his contributions to technology and philanthropy, his real estate investments reveal another dimension of his extensive portfolio. Business Insider reported that these properties, accumulated over three decades with an investment exceeding $150 million, … Read more…

Biden Vs. Trump: New Poll Shows Tie In 2024 Election Race, One Candidate Gains Among Independent Voters

Voters are likely faced with a rematch of the 2020 presidential election, with Joe Biden and Donald Trump the frontrunners in the 2024 presidential election. Election polls are showing a close race between the two candidates with the election less than seven months away. What Happened: Biden and Trump have been the frontrunners in the 2024 election for months and are the betting favorites in the November election. The potential rematch has been viewed as … Read more…

TikTok Sale Or Ban? Social Media Giant’s Future Hangs In Balance As House Passes Controversial Bill

On Saturday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill that could significantly impact the future of TikTok in the U.S. The legislation proposes that TikTok, the widely popular video app, must be sold within a year or face a ban from U.S. app stores. The bill was part of a larger package aimed at providing aid and bolstering national security measures in support of Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan. The potential ban on TikTok, primarily due … Read more…

Elon Musk Reacts After Nvidia Stock Plunges 10% And Erases $212B Market Cap: ‘Rookie Numbers’

Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk ridiculed the sharp 10% decline in Nvidia Corp.’s (NASDAQ:NVDA) stock and its subsequent $211 billion market capitalization loss on Friday. What Happened: Musk took to X, formerly Twitter, on Friday to mock the substantial decline in Nvidia’s market capitalization. He referred to the 10% decline as “rookie numbers.” Rookie numbers — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) April 20, 2024 On Friday, Nvidia’s stock took a significant hit, resulting in a $211 billion … Read more…

Bitcoin Shrugs Off Fourth Halving: Miner Rewards Halved, Price Holds Strong

Bitcoin experienced a 1.5% increase over the last 24 hours following the successful completion of the fourth Bitcoin (CRYPTO: BTC) halving event, signifying a notable reduction in miner rewards. The event, which occurs every 210,000 blocks, has seen the reward for mining a block drop from 6.25 BTC to 3.125 BTC. What Happened: The fourth Bitcoin halving event, a programmed process in the Bitcoin protocol, has taken place after the 840,000th block was mined. This … Read more…

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin Pick Up Steam: The Pre-Halving Week In Retrospect

Cryptocurrency markets surged on Friday, with a 47.5% spike in total crypto liquidations reaching $258.7 million and a more than double increase in total exchange inflows, as investors eagerly await the Bitcoin Halving set to occur in a few hours.  What Happened: Geopolitical tensions continue to weigh on global markets, including stocks and crypto, following Israel’s military strike on Iran in the early hours of Friday. Cryptocurrency Gains +/- Price Bitcoin (CRYPTO: BTC) +1.0% $64,161.87 … Read more…

What’s Going On With Nvidia’s Stock?

Nvidia Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) shares are trading lower Friday. Earnings from ASML Holdings N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (NYSE:TSM) have put pressure on the semiconductor sector.  The Details: ASML reported worse-than-expected earnings earlier in the week, followed by TSMC’s reduced outlook for the chip market, overshadowing the company’s Q1 results. Shares of semiconductor companies are falling as investors consider the latest data and the possibility of reduced revenues as the first-quarter earnings season … Read more…

US Consumers All In – by Justin Vaughn

(Justin Vaughn, Editor, Options Trading Report) All the indexes Friday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500, the Nasdaq Composite and the Russell 2000 reflected the market’s uneasiness, the ‘worst’ in over a year. After a blazing three months this year that followed nearly 6 strong months last year, extending the ‘bull,’ the market turned obstinate, struggling with stubborn CPI’s, lingering military wars and pricey oil, not to mention Mr.Powell and the Fed. Mounting … Read more…

Dogecoin Rebounds To $0.15, Daily Active Addresses Spike 14%

Dogecoin (CRYPTO: DOGE) is bouncing back from its price slump, prompting analysts and traders to voice bullish predictions. What Happened: Crypto analyst Javon Marks is optimistic about Dogecoin’s prospects. Since breaking out of its resistance trend, the meme coin has already seen a roughly 234% upside move. Marks believes this could be followed by a healthy pullback, potentially leading to a more than 315% uphill run to the $0.6553 target. Rafaela Rigo, a popular crypto … Read more…