US consumers rebound to boost spending 2.4% as income jumps

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bouncing again from months of retrenchment, America’s shoppers stepped up their spending by a strong 2.4% in January, the sharpest improve in seven months and an indication that the financial system could also be poised to maintain … Read more

GameStop jumps nearly 19%; ‘meme stocks’ fade after another wild ride – Latest News

GameStop Corp shares rallied, finishing with double-digit gains despite a sharp retreat from session highs and leading a surprise resurgence of so-called “stonks” championed online by passionate retail investors. GameStop shares, which doubled their value on Wednesday, hit $160 at … Read more

Tech Moves: Microsoft’s Brad Anderson jumps to Qualtrics in wave of pre-IPO hires; Elena Donio joins Databricks board; Hiya, Esper add startup vets

Longtime Microsoft government Brad Anderson is shifting again to his hometown in Utah as a part of his new function at Qualtrics. (GeekWire File Photograph) — Brad Anderson, a longtime Microsoft company vice chairman, has joined Qualtrics as president of services. … Read more

Dow Jumps 200 Points On Biden’s Inauguration Day As ‘Nearly Universally Positive’ Earnings Blowout Continues

Topline Shares are ushering in President-elect Joe Biden’s tenure in workplace close to file ranges and with positive aspects that underscore a lot of what is been driving the market to new highs: blowout company earnings outcomes, large fiscal stimulus … Read more