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Apple makes 5G iPhone seem like a good value, which could be a huge signal boost

Apple Inc. priced its new iPhones on par with its last generation of smartphones Tuesday, and surprisingly put forth a value proposition for consumers that...

Weekend reads: Ray Dalio on what business and political leaders must do to keep the U.S. from splintering

Ray Dalio is a billionaire fund manager. He’s an ardent capitalist but sees an imbalance that threatens the U.S., which he calls a “75-year empire”...

It’s time for income-seeking investors to take a fresh look at these 28 utility stocks

Corrected to include Dominion Energy’s dividend-cut announcement in July. Utility stocks are being left behind as equity indexes have risen to records and bond yields...

Apple pulls Epic’s App Store developer account, removing all of its games beyond ‘Fortnite’

Escalating its war with Epic Games Inc., Apple Inc. on Friday canceled the videogame publisher’s account on the App Store. The two companies are locked...

The stock market’s rebound is nowhere near over, and midcap exposure is probably what you need

The 2020 stock-market recovery is not all it’s cracked up to be. Even though the S&P 500 Index has hit record highs, most stocks in...

10 stocks positioned for an ‘abrupt’ rebound when normalcy finally returns — none of them are tech

The stock market continues to buck the steady flow of troubling headlines and gloomy metrics in a stark disconnect with the economy that’s been hotly...

Pandemic? Antitrust? No worries for Big Tech, which racked up $200 billion in sales anyway

Amid a global pandemic and concerted antitrust scrutiny, the Big Tech quartet in regulators’ sights are just getting bigger. Alphabet Inc. GOOG, +0.62% GOOGL, +0.97%...

Big Tech painted as the railroad barons of the digital age in antitrust hearing

For the most part — if you could tune out the political grandstanding that had nothing to do with antitrust — Wednesday’s congressional hearing on...

Antitrust questions bruise but don’t break Big Tech CEOs in historic hearing

It has been a bruising day for tech’s biggest names on Capitol Hill, but they didn’t break. The CEOs of Google parent Alphabet Inc. GOOGL,...

Weekend reads: Tesla’s earnings report is next moment of truth for bulls and bears

Tesla stock had a wild week, even by Tesla standards. It soared 16% at one point intraday before ending down 3.1% — and that was...

5 ways to beat the stock market — from a fund manager who’s done this for years

Wall Street is so full of greed, fraud and ego, a cynic might say it’s no place for any kind of spirituality to find a...

‘Hamilton,’ ‘Baby-Sitters Cub’ and more: Here’s what’s worth streaming in July 2020

With a few notable exceptions (cough cough “Hamilton”), most streaming services are taking a summer programming vacation in July, making it a perfect time for...

These are the streaming services worth your money in May 2020

It’s no secret that we’re all streaming a lot more than usual, as we seek distractions amid weeks of coronavirus-related stay-at-home orders. So with lockdowns...

Stock market investors are oblivious to the potential calamity of negative interest rates

The stock market’s party is getting louder on news that the U.S. and China are talking about trade. And more Champagne is being poured even...

Biotechnology experts who understand both science and investing are skeptical of the stock market’s strength

Well, maybe just enough to be dangerous, as the saying goes. While investors have driven a rally in the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +1.90%,...

Apple shows its investors some love as Amazon tells them to take a seat during coronavirus

Apple Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. are taking drastically different approaches toward their investors, reflecting the separate challenges the tech giants face during the COVID-19 pandemic....

This ‘long-short’ investor cashes in as airline, hotel and casino stocks crumble

This year has been tough for many stock market investors as benchmark indexes dropped close to 40% from peak to trough. As a former hedge-fund...

Three stocks to buy during the coronavirus crash — besides the usual suspects

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken the U.S. economy from near-record-low unemployment to mass layoffs and firings. It’s too soon to predict a rebound, but there...

Apple in the age of COVID-19: Can new iPhones be made, and who will buy them?

This article is part of a series tracking the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on major businesses, and will be updated. It was originally published...

‘Naked’ investors — not coronavirus numbers — will determine how much stocks rally

In stock market investing, often the hardest thing to do is to go against the crowd. The prevailing wisdom among stock investors now is to...