Before joining TheStreet.com in August 2008, Woelfel worked as a senior editor at Thomson Financial North America, a division of Thomson Reuters. Prior to that, he was an assignment editor and copy editor at Dow Jones Newswires. He has a bachelor's degree in journalism from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.J.
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Netflix, IBM, Legal Pot in Canada, Mega Millions - 5 Things You Must Know
U.S. stock futures point lower on Wednesday, following the biggest single-day surge on Wall Street in more than six months; Netflix soars after third-quarter subscriber growth trounces expectations; IBM slumps as revenue at the tech giant slows; cannabis is now legal in Canada; the Mega Million jackpot climbs to $868 million.
Netflix, Goldman Sachs, Paul Allen, Google and Ford - 5 Things You Must Know
U.S. stock futures rise on Tuesday and global stocks edge mostly higher even as investors continue to eye developments in Saudi Arabia linked to the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi; Netflix, Goldman Sachs and IBM report earnings on Tuesday; Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies; Google's CEO defends plans for a censored search engine in China.
Sears, Saudi Arabia, Bank of America and Cannabis - 5 Things You Must Know
Sears files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection; U.S. stock futures are lower amid escalating tensions between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia over the death of a prominent Saudi journalist in Turkey last month; Bank of America reports earnings; defense companies Harris and L3 Technologies to merge.
Stocks Rebound, JPMorgan Earnings, Tencent Music IPO - 5 Things You Must Know
U.S. stock futures rise on Friday after equities fall hard for a second straight day; JPMorgan, Citigroup and Wells Fargo report earnings; Tencent Music reportedly will postpone its IPO.
Stock Market Selloff, Tech Rout, Apple and Elon Musk - 5 Things You Must Know
U.S. stock futures are down sharply on Thursday, and global stocks fall dramatically a day afterthe Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted 831 points; Donald Trump suggests the Federal Reserve is to blame for the market selloff; Apple agrees to buy part of its supplier Dialog Semiconductor in a $600 million deal.
Sears, Amazon, Starbucks and WeWork - 5 Things You Must Know
U.S. stock futures turn mixed as growth worries and rising interest rates dented sentiment; Sears hires advisors to o prepare a bankruptcy filing that could come as soon as this week, a report says.
Bond Yields, Google, Papa John's and Microsoft - 5 Things You Must Know
U.S. stock futures point to a lower open for Wall Street as the yield on the 10-year Treasury note rises above 3.25%; Google won't compete for the Pentagon's $10 billion cloud-computing contract; Papa John's jumps on a possible takeover bid.
China Stocks, Apple, Amazon, Ford and Walmart - 5 Things You Must Know
U.S. stock futures fall on Monday following a drop of 3.7% for shares in Shanghai; the Department of Homeland Security backs statements from Apple and Amazon that said their systems weren't compromised by Chinese 'spy chips.'
Jobs Report, Elon Musk, China Spy Chips and Costco - 5 Things You Must Know
U.S. stock futures turn mixed while government bond yields around the world edge higher as investors prepare for the U.S. jobs report; economists expect the U.S. to have added 183,000 jobs in September, down from 201,000 in August; a tweet from Elon Musk's official Twitter account appears to insult the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Bond Yields Spike, Toyota and Softbank, Amazon, Tilray - 5 Things You Must Know
U.S. stock futures tumble following the biggest spike in U.S. Treasury bond yields in nearly two years; Toyota and SoftBank to set up a driverless car joint venture; Barnes & Noble is exploring a sale; Tilray tumbles as it seeks to raise $400 million in a debt sale.