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Day Traders Party Like It’s 1999

Welcome to the new dot com bubble, now known as the “Robinhood Market”. New financial technologies like Robinhood and other zero-cost platforms have allowed novice traders with time on their hands and covid stimulus checks in their wallets to place their bets on the stock market.

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COVID Wave Washes Over State And Local Governments

Every state in the Union has to some degree rescinded stay-at-home orders and the economy is beginning to reawaken. Last week’s monthly jobs report brought a surprising but welcome dose of (relatively) good news: 2.5 million new jobs were created in May.

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Requiem for coal

It seems that most financial stories these days must begin with “due to the coronavirus”, so here goes: due to the coronavirus, the use of

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