Those “highflying FAANG stocks” haven’t exactly lived up to their billing in recent month, but the longtime leaders of the bull market did help the S&P 500 break into record territory on Inauguration Day. See full story.
Intel stock gains after early release of earnings
Intel Corp.’s stock rallied to close higher in the last minutes of trading Thursday after the chip maker released quarterly results and an outlook that topped Wall Street expectations. See full story.
All of President Biden’s key executive orders — in one chart
As people and markets around the world adjust to having Joe Biden as U.S. president, a key factor is what the veteran Democratic politician aims to accomplish without having to work with Congress. See full story.
We want to buy a home on 10 wide-open acres and live on $50,000 a year — where should we retire?
The reader says finding the right mix of climate and geography is the big issue — or is it really the budget? See full story.
IRS ‘stands ready’ to send out third round of stimulus checks and process tax returns at the same time, commissioner says
The IRS is done with its pile of unopened mail, but ‘millions’ of last year’s tax returns are still being processed. See full story.
Raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour would ‘really help’ struggling Americans make ends meet, Yellen said. See full story.