Disney, Coinbase, BioNTech, Rivian, and Other Stocks to Watch This Week

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Before Crypto Lender Celsius Crashed, CEO Alex Mashinsky Was Known for Big Ideas and Battles

For some 30 years, Alex Mashinsky barreled into whatever was the hot technology of the time,…

Shale Drillers Warn of Higher Costs as They Report Record Profits

Shale companies are reporting banner profits but are warning that inflation in the oil patch is…

Why Our Summer Corn Is Ever Sweeter

Few summer treats feel quite as timeless as a whole, sweet corn on the cob. It…

Blackstone’s Giant Real Estate Fund Faces a Test

Blackstone Group is the world’s largest manager of alternative assets such as private equity and real…

Judge in Twitter, Elon Musk Case Known for Quick Work

The judge who will decide whether Elon Musk should have to buy Twitter Inc. has a…

Disney, Coinbase, BioNTech, Rivian, and Other Stocks for Investors to Watch This Week

Text size Second-quarter earnings season continues this week, while a pair of July inflation figures and…

Senate Passes Climate Bill. The Rush to Renewable Energy Is On.

The climate and tax package passed by the Senate on Sunday will unlock around $400 billion…

Ethanol Industry Wants to Bury Its Carbon, but Some Farmers Stand in the Way

GOLDFIELD, Iowa—As climate-change concerns grow, ethanol plants like the one in this town of 630 surrounded…

CVS Plans to Bid for Signify Health

CVS Health is seeking to buy Signify Health according to people familiar with the matter, as…

GE Is Building the Electricity Grid of the Future. Here’s What We Found on a Tour.

Text size GE wants to be a player in the electricity grid of the future. That…

Twilio Stock Tumbles After Guidance Falls Short. Analyst Cuts Rating.

Text size Twilio stock has performed far worse than the Nasdaq Composite this year. Dreamstime Twilio…

Why Advisors Say It’s Best to Let Social Security Max Out, Even in a Down Market

A senior may claim Social Security spousal benefits based on a younger spouse’s earnings history, but…

5 Things to Watch in the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022

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The Math Behind GE’s Breakup. It’s a Sum-of-the-Parts Party.

Once the mightiest of industrial conglomerates, General Electric is breaking into three pieces and it is…

Gates Foundation Bought More of This Medical Diagnostics Stock

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Beyond Meat Plans to Lay Off 4% of Global Workforce

Beyond Meat is cutting 4% of its global workforce, saying the layoffs are part of its…

Berkshire Buys Buffett Successor’s Stake in Prized Utility Unit

Text size Photo by CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images Berkshire Hathaway bought a 1% stake held…

Intel, Micron, and 3 Other Stocks With Direct Exposure to Taiwan

China has launched military drills near Taiwan in response to a visit to the self-ruled island…

Buy PayPal Stock. The Battered Payments Company Is Starting to Perk Up.

Anyone who bought PayPal Holdings stock last summer may be ruing the day. Despite popping a…

Berkshire Hathaway’s Earnings Fall, Hurt by Market Volatility

Berkshire Hathaway earnings slid in the second quarter as market turmoil weighed on the company’s massive…

The Fed Is About to Ramp Up Balance-Sheet Shrinkage. It May Get Dicey.

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell, shown during a postmeeting press conference late last month, has suggested balance-sheet…

Berkshire Hathaway Beats Estimates for Second-Quarter Profits

Text size Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett added slightly to stakes in Apple and Chevron. Andrew…

Why Banks Are Paying Savers So Little, and What to Do About It

Online-only banks have yields of 1.5% and even 2% right now. That’s better than you’ll do…

How Private equity Won Its Battle Over Carried Interest.

The carried-interest loophole will live to fight another day, a sign that Wall Street’s lobbying prowess…

Ex-Advisor Sentenced to 22 Years in Prison for Ponzi Scheme

A former financial advisor was sentenced to nearly 22 years in prison for operating a Ponzi…

Uber, Boeing, Warner Bros. Discovery: Stocks That Defined the Week

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10 Companies That Would Take a Hit From a 15% Minimum Corporate Tax

Text size Nvidia has had a 4.7% tax rate and average pretax profit of $4.8 billion. Here,…

SoftBank Is Ready to Slash Its Massive Stake in Alibaba. Here’s Why.

Text size SoftBank’s Masayoshi Son was a major early investor in Alibaba. Koki Nagahama/Getty Images SoftBank…

Pfizer in Advanced Talks to Buy Global Blood Therapeutics for About $5 Billion

Pfizer is in advanced talks to buy Global Blood Therapeutics the maker of a recently approved…