This Week on Crypto Twitter: Elon Musk’s Diamond Hands, Tom Brady Responds to Vitalik – Decrypt

This Week on Crypto Twitter Elon Musks Diamond Hands Tom

Illustration by Mitchell Preffer for Decrypt As spring arrives in the northern hemisphere and temperatures warm, so too did crypto markets, with most leading cryptocurrencies up from last Sunday after a stagnant winter. But garnering even more attention? Elon being Elon. On Monday, Tesla and SpaceX CEO asked his followers for “thoughts about probable inflation … Read more

5 Retail Stocks That Can Shine in a Slowdown

1647819911 5 Retail Stocks That Can Shine in a Slowdown

Text size A customer browses gift-wrapping supplies a Dollar Tree store in Louisville, Ky. Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg Same-store sales are critical for retailers, but many investors worry that they will fall in 2022 because 2021—a great year for the industry–gave them a hefty boost. Analysts have increased their estimates for the key metric for only five … Read more

Meta employees look to ditch jobs amid stock crash: ‘Feeling like s–t’

Meta employees look to ditch jobs amid stock crash ‘Feeling

Shares of Facebook and Instagram parent Meta have plummeted more than 40% over the past six months — and some employees saddled with underwater stock options are eyeing the exits. “Joined Meta near [all time stock high], now feeling like s—t,” one Meta employee said this week in a popular thread on Blind, a corporate … Read more

Top 5 Things to Watch in Markets in the Week Ahead By Investing.com

Top 5 Things to Watch in Markets in the Week

© Reuters By Noreen Burke Investing.com — With a long-awaited rate hike from the Federal Reserve out of the way investors will be looking to see whether stocks are set for a sustained recovery or if more turbulence awaits. The war in Ukraine will remain in focus, with markets continuing to monitor headlines. Oil markets … Read more

U.S. Stocks Extend Yearslong Winning Streak

1647784894 US Stocks Extend Yearslong Winning Streak

Investors are piling back into U.S. stocks, betting that the domestic equity market can withstand new economic headwinds better than other parts of the world. The U.S., by contrast, is less reliant on Russian oil, while counts of Covid-19 patients admitted to hospitals have fallen substantially. And many investors believe the U.S. economy entered the … Read more

Big-box stores could help slash emissions and save millions by putting solar panels on roofs. Why aren’t more of them doing it?

1647775049 Big box stores could help slash emissions and save millions by

As of February 2021, IKEA had 54 solar arrays installed across 90% of its US locations. Leveraging the full rooftop solar potential of these superstores would generate enough electricity to power nearly 8 million average homes, the report concluded, and would cut the same amount of planet-warming emissions as pulling 11.3 million gas-powered cars off … Read more

Saudi Aramco’s full-year profit more than doubles on soaring oil prices

Saudi Aramcos full year profit more than doubles on soaring oil

An employee looks on at Saudi Aramco oil facility in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia October 12, 2019. Maxim Shemetov | Reuters Saudi Arabian oil giant Aramco reported blowout full-year earnings on Sunday, posting a more than doubling in year-on-year net profit to $110 billion. Aramco’s 2021 net income increased by 124% to $110 billion in 2021, … Read more

Chinese market rally disguises concerns over deglobalisation

1647764140 Chinese market rally disguises concerns over deglobalisation

After a day on which US-listed Chinese stocks had exploded 33 per cent higher and the Hang Seng Technology Index had staged its biggest ever one-day gain, a veteran Asia investor at one of the world’s largest hedge funds called last Thursday to declare a turning point. The scale of the rally was welcome and … Read more

Progressive leader Jayapal blames corporate America for rising gas prices, not Biden

1647755022 Progressive leader Jayapal blames corporate America for rising gas prices

White House targets Putin and big oil companies for sky-high gasoline prices, as small businesses deal with the fallout. FOX Business’ Jeff Flock breaks down the myths vs. facts of Biden’s gas price blame.  House Democrats are turning up the pressure on oil companies as high gas prices continue to hurt drivers, with a congressional … Read more

The Bored Apes Get Richer—And More Cringey – Decrypt

1647750488 The Bored Apes Get Richer—And More Cringey Decrypt

Have you heard? NFTs are dead—again. “Interest in NFTs and the Metaverse Is Falling Fast,” reported Forbes last week, citing Google search trends. Coin Telegraph said the NFT market “died” in September, and before that, a slew of sites declared NFTs dead last June. But they’re still here, very much alive. And that was all before … Read more