The stock market today: Why stocks, oil and bond yields are diving

The stock market today: Why stocks, oil and bond yields are diving

Text size Low trading volumes due to Thanksgiving can exacerbate volatility. Dreamstime Shares and oil prices fell around the world on Friday as fears surrounding a new, highly mutated variant of Covid-19 hit markets, shaking investor confidence. Trading volume was low due to the extended Thanksgiving holiday in the US, which could be contributing to … Read more

Zoom video, Carnival, Peloton, Moderna: What to see when the stock market opens today

Zoom video, Carnival, Peloton, Moderna: What to see when the stock market opens today

Global markets are getting a hit on Black Friday due to concerns about a new Covid-19 variant – but some well-known names are getting a boost. Here is what we see: Covid-19 vaccine manufacturers jumped on the market when pandemic fears took hold in the markets. Pfizer added 5.3% to the premarket, Moderna rose 8.3% … Read more

Many families ask guests to get the COVID-19 test before Thanksgiving – Inside Edition

Many families ask guests to get the COVID-19 test before Thanksgiving – Inside Edition

Many families ask guests to get the COVID-19 test before ThanksgivingInterior edition Government agencies say to Americans: Turn down Thanksgiving, mask yourself around the family if you are not carefulFox News Fauci: OK for vaccinated families to keep Thanksgiving togetherWeAreGreenBay.com Thanksgiving Covid tips for meals that include unvaccinated guestsNBCNews.com COVID infections are rising as Americans … Read more

Samsung chooses Taylor, Texas, for $ 17 billion Chip-Making Factory

Samsung chooses Taylor, Texas, for $ 17 billion Chip-Making Factory

Samsung Electronics Co. plans to build a $ 17 billion chip plant in Taylor, Texas, according to people familiar with the matter, a mega-investment from the South Korean technology giant as the Biden administration pushes for an expansion of U.S. semiconductor production. A message may come as early as Tuesday, people with knowledge of the … Read more

Moderna Inc. stock performs better than the market on a strong trading day

Moderna Inc.  stock performs better than the market on a strong trading day

Shares in Moderna Inc. MRNA, +7.17% rose 7.17% to $ 282.69 on Monday, on what turned out to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.05% increases 0.05% to 35,619.25 and NASDAQ Composite Index COMP, -1.26% decreasing 1.26% to 15,854.76. This was the stock’s fourth … Read more

COVID Updates: All the coronavirus news you need from across Australia

COVID Updates: All the coronavirus news you need from across Australia

How do border residents feel about reopening in SA? The ABCs Grace Whiteside reports from the appropriately named Bordertown in the southeast of the state. She says most of them are “very satisfied” as it is a “very connected community”: Many people have families spread across the two regions and they are very excited to … Read more

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