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Stock Market

  1. the money game
    Beware Ryan Cohen, the Meme-Stock KingHe’s making wild profits. But at whose expense?
  2. what is elon musk?
    ‘I Began Just Losing Money Every Day’Four short sellers on the specific agonies of betting against Elon Musk.
  3. the money game
    The BuzzFeed SPAC Fiasco Is Only Getting WorseSome ex-employees, it turns out, were able to trade while others could only watch the shares plummet.
  4. the money game
    ‘Buy the Dip’ Goes BustFrom Wall Street to r/WallStreetBets, traders find their pandemic strategy doesn’t work anymore.
  5. economy
    Why Wall Street Freaked Out This WeekNobody knows when the economy will get better.
  6. politics
    Nancy Pelosi Is Wrong About Trading Stocks in CongressPublic office is about service, not self-enrichment.
  7. intelligencer chats
    Why Hasn’t the Stock Market Crashed Even More?Wall Street is well off its pre-pandemic highs, but it is also showing a guarded optimism about the recovery.
  8. coronavirus
    State Budgets Getting Are Blown Up by the Coronavirus PandemicIf the Feds don’t help, there will be a lot of red ink and pain in governments all over the country very soon.
  9. coronavirus
    Trump Already Losing Patience With Being Semi-ResponsibleIf markets continue to tumble, Trump may try to simply call off the coronavirus crisis before the spread of the illness is stopped.
  10. intelligencer chats
    Why Is the Stock Market Doing So Well?Intelligencer staffers discuss what to make of a bevy of economic signals this week.
  11. intelligencer chats
    Is the Market Underplaying the Risk Trump Poses?Intelligencer staffers discuss the effects impeachment might have on an already erratic presidency.
  12. just asking questions
    Jeffrey Gundlach on Recession Odds, Bitcoin, and Why Trump Might Not Run AgainThe bond-market maven expects things to get wild in 2020.
  13. trade war
    What Does a Trade War Worst-Case Scenario Look Like? Intelligencer staffers discuss the intensifying economic battle between China and the U.S.
  14. government shutdown
    Shutdown, Market Crash, and Mattis Out: A Chat About Trump’s Week of ChaosThree Intelligencer writers try to make sense of the madness.
  15. Corporations Invested Their Tax Cuts Into Stock Buybacks That Didn’t Even WorkInstead of making capital investments or increasing wages, corporate America is plowing record sums into buying their own shares at a high.
  16. The American Economy Isn’t ‘Great Again’ — But It’s Still SolidTrump’s policies haven’t supercharged the good economy he inherited — but they haven’t slowed it down (yet).
  17. Investor Fears of Democratic Win Could Aid Democratic WinSeems that the S&P averages have often declined just prior to midterm elections.
  18. No Longer a ‘Blip’: Stocks Skid Yet AgainIt’s now officially a “correction,” but the volatility may continue.
  19. Good Economic News Triggers Stock-Market PlungeTrump, like his predecessors, is learning that good economic news sometimes quickly produces the opposite.
  20. Trump: Stock Market Booming ‘Because of Me’And he’s so modest, too!
  21. Trump Claimed He Sold All His Stocks Before the 1987 Market Crash. He Was Lying.A biographer found evidence that he was still holding a large position in a department store.
  22. Will the Economy Save Trump and His Party?So much of this presidency is a mess that the idea of him or the GOP making a comeback seems far-fetched. But then there’s the economy.
  23. Chaos in Washington Dimming Prospects for GOP Tax CutsCongress was already running out of time to enact tax reform this year. Now all hell has broken loose, and Wall Street isn’t thrilled.
  24. Don’t Worry About Companies Trump Attacks on Twitter — They’re Doing Just FineNordstrom’s shares are up, despite Trump’s hostile tweet. That has become a pattern.
  25. Donald Trump Shoots Down Boeing’s Stock PriceTrump cancels an “order” of new 747 Air Force One planes over Twitter, and one of the largest companies on the Dow sees its share price slide.
  26. brexit
    Britain Votes to Leave the European UnionBrexit is complete, and global markets are tanking in response.
  27. Rich Guy Now Even Richer Than Other Rich GuyMark Zuckerberg just surpassed Jeff Bezos as the world’s fourth-richest person.
  28. Alphabet Now the Most Valuable Public CompanyKnocked out (a still very flush) Apple.
  29. Why You Should(n’t) Panic About the Stock MarketA guide to whether you should be freaking out.
  30. The Hong Kong Dollar Is CrashingThe biggest two-day drop since 1992.
  31. monetary mayhem
    The Stock Market Is Having a Bad Case of the MondaysThe Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled by more than 1,000 points this morning. 
  32. Today Is a Great Day to Buy Lots and Lots of Stocks!*Strangely, Tuesdays have been good days for the Dow for twenty straight weeks now. 
  33. master debaters
    Stocks Must Have Surged Today Because of Romney’s Debate WinOr maybe it’s … anything else.
  34. technology
    Facebook Stock Sinks Below IPO PriceThe second-day slump is upon us.
  35. dow 13000
    Dow Closes Above 13,000 for First Time Since May 2008Arbitrary milestone!
  36. dow 13000
    Dow Reaches Number With Aesthetically Pleasing Number of ZeroesThe market briefly hit the symbolic 13,000 milestone this morning. 
  37. real estate
    The Empire State Building Is Going PublicThe company that owns the famous skyscraper filed for a $1 billion IPO today.
  38. finance
    The Stock Market Is Crazier Than Ever, But No One Really Knows WhyThe problem could be cyclical.
  39. markets
    U.S. Stocks Tumble After Global Sell-offGains made after last week’s tumble have been wiped out.
  40. downgradepocalypse
    The Yo-Yo Shift on Wall Street’s Wild Week: The Diary of an Anonymous Trader” I’m down the price of two college educations in the time it takes to cook a lobster. Feel like a total moron.”
  41. white men losing money
    Stocks Plummet Yet Again, and This Time It’s France’s FaultNearly erasing Tuesday’s gains.
  42. debtpocalypse
    Wall Street Crashes, London Burns: Frank Rich and Adam Moss Discuss Downgrades, Riots, and the Portents of McQueenPanic, anger, and dread.
  43. downgradepocalypse
    You Know, If You Wanted to, SEC, You Could Probe S&P and Threaten Its Rating LicenseJust sayin’.
  44. downgradepocalypse
    Markets Close Way Down Despite Obama’s ReassuranceThe Dow plunged below 11,000 to end the worst day on Wall Street since 2008.
  45. downgradepocalypse
    Return of the Sad Traders: Proof That Americans Don’t Understand the EconomyOur most reliable photographic economic indicator has officially returned.
  46. white men losing money
    Stocks Dip Sharply South, AgainBut man, gold is killin’ it.
  47. finance
    Berlusconi Gives the Stock Market a Little HelpAnd it’s not even a buxom blonde!
  48. finance
    The Stock Market Is Looking Really Bad: Four Theories on Why [Updated]Silver lining: Gold’s up.
  49. important ceilings
    The Stock Market Tanked Today AnywayTurns out the economy is still terrible.
  50. the future is coming
    It Is Very Difficult for Steve Jobs to Keep His iPad Secret When You Insider Trade His StockIt’s hard out there for a tech pimp.
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