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Business | Tue, Nov 24, 2020 | By

I’m 65, have $500,000 in cash, no ‘impressive’ work résumé and am terrified of investing — can I retire?

I’d like to start by congratulating you on the good news. Owning a home with no mortgage is a huge accomplishment, as is having no debt and nearly half a... Read More

Business | Sun, Nov 15, 2020 | By

Stock-market investors are ‘living through 3 transitions’ and short-term volatility may be ‘gut wrenching’

This is a unique period for financial markets, buffeted not just by a wall of worry but a trifecta of inflection points that could feed off one another in the... Read More

Business | Thu, Nov 12, 2020 | By

Trump signs executive order barring Americans from investing in companies that help China’s military

WASHINGTON—President Trump signed an executive order prohibiting Americans from investing in a clutch of Chinese companies the Trump administration says supply and otherwise support China’s military. Read More

Business | Tue, Nov 3, 2020 | By

Freebies from McDonald’s, Wendy’s and Krispy Kreme if you are stress eating during Election Day and the latest you can vote in all 50 states

Happy Election Day MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories: What time do the polls close? Here’s the latest you can vote in all 50 states Read More

Business | Thu, Oct 29, 2020 | By

Starbucks says it lost $1.2 billion in fiscal Q4 sales because of the pandemic

Starbucks Corp. beat Wall Street expectations for its fiscal fourth quarter, but said it had lost more than $1 billion in sales because of the pandemic and called for slimmer... Read More

Business | Tue, Oct 27, 2020 | By

Visa’s $5.3 billion deal for Plaid in doubt over antitrust concerns

Visa Inc.’s $5.3 billion deal to buy a key player in the financial-technology space is in jeopardy because of antitrust concerns, according to people familiar with the matter. Read More

Business | Tue, Oct 13, 2020 | By

Alaska Air forecasts 40% capacity cuts in Q4, more cuts into 2021

Alaska Air Group Inc. forecast fourth-quarter capacity to be down about 40% and said more than 4,000 employees, including pilots and mechanics, took extended leaves as it expects to slash... Read More

Business | Thu, Oct 8, 2020 | By

Don’t miss out on this ‘generational opportunity’ in the stock market, hedge-fund manager says

Thomas Hayes of Great Hill Capital was asked this week whether he's been putting his clients' money to work even all the volatility and uncertainty that pandemic has created in... Read More

Business | Tue, Sep 29, 2020 | By

Disney to lay off 28,000 theme-park workers, exec says California ‘exacerbated’ pandemic’s effects

Walt Disney Co. announced 28,000 layoffs in its theme-park division on Tuesday, financial victims of protracted park closures caused by the coronavirus pandemic that an executive says has been “exacerbated”... Read More

Business | Tue, Sep 29, 2020 | By

‘The Mandalorian’ returns, but what other streaming picks are worth paying for in October 2020?

Baby Yoda is coming back. Disney+ will launch the second season of its flagship series, “The Mandalorian,” on Oct. 30. It’s without a doubt the most anticipated streaming series of... Read More

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