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Know Your Options: Introduction to Calls and Puts

So, you want to be an options trader. Calls and puts can seem complicated if you’re just starting out. But we’re here to break down the basics.

Stocks Lower, Novavax, WDC, Credit Suisse And The Denver Broncos - Five Things You Must Know

Stock futures lower as stagflation worries mount; Novavax surges as FDA panel recommends Covid vaccine; Western Digital leaps after board agrees to consider flash memory sale; Credit Suisse slumps after third straight profit warning and Denver Broncos sold to Walmart heir for record $4.65 billion

Women Hold Only 1% Of All Corporate Shares in S&P 500

Female executives control only 1% of corporate S&500 shares.

ADP May Employment Report Suggests Fewer Jobs Gains As Hiring Slows, Quits Near Record

Another weaker-than-expected reading for private sector job gains sets up a complicated May non-farm payroll report on Friday.

Stock Market Today - 6/2: Stocks End Higher Ahead of Key Payroll report

Microsoft's surprise earnings guidance rattled markets Thursday, adding to worries that inflation will continue to blunt growth prospects in the world's largest economy.

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Robinhood Stock Surges, Then Halted, Amid Reports of FTX Takeover Interest

Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX is looking for a path to buy online brokerage group Robinhood, Bloomberg reported Monday.

General Electric Stock Gains As CEO Larry Culp Takes Over Aviation Division

"There is tremendous opportunity in aviation over the coming years, and the Board and I decided it is the right time for me to take on this expanded role," said GE CEO Larry Culp.

Feds Could Stop Trump SPAC Deal

An investigation by a federal grand jury could halt the proposed SPAC deal with Trump's social media company.

McDonald's Brings Back a Classic Menu Item (with a Catch)

You never know what the fast-food chain might bring back or create a new version of.