The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has authorized for emergency use a booster dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for people over 65 years of age, healthcare workers, and others at high risk of severe COVID-19.

wallstreet oct03 22sep21 Following the Federal Reserve's highly anticipated monetary policy announcement, stocks closed sharply higher during trading on Wednesday. The major averages remained firmly positive on the heels of the Fed announcement after showing a strong move to the upside in morning trading.

disneyday sep22 Walt Disney Co. (DIS) has announced that it will release first looks, new trailers, and fresh content on Disney+ Day, Friday, November 12. The streaming premiere of Marvel Studios' most recent blockbuster Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings will also be on the inaugural Disney+ Day. "Subscribers...

netflix sep22 Online video streaming giant Netflix Inc. (NFLX) has launched an entirely free plan for people in Kenya, that allows them to enjoy Netflix content ad-free on Android mobile phones. The streaming company expects that by offering a 100% free tier, which includes about one-fourth of the content available...

eccles building 110818 22sep21 Citing progress towards it goals of maximum employment and price stability, the Federal Reserve hinted Wednesday that tapering of the central bank's asset purchases could begin in the near future.

wallstreet oct01 22sep21 After moving notably higher early in the session, stocks continue to see significant strength in early afternoon trading on Wednesday. The major averages have all shown strong moves to the upside after ending the previous session narrowly mixed.

wallstreet oct16 22sep21 Stocks have moved mostly higher during trading on Wednesday, with the major averages all moving to the upside after ending the previous session narrowly mixed. The advance on the day comes ahead of the Federal Reserve's highly anticipated monetary policy announcement this afternoon.

bidenungeneralassembly sep22 President Joe Biden has vowed not to pursue "a new Cold War, or a world divided into rigid blocks." Addressing the UN General Assembly, Biden declared that the United States was moving into a "new era of relentless diplomacy" as it tackles emerging technological threats and the expansion of autocratic nations.

existing home sales 092221 The National Association of Realtors released a report on Wednesday showing a pullback by U.S. existing home sales in the month of August. NAR said existing home sales slumped by 2.0 percent to an annual rate of 5.88 million in August after jumping by 2.2 percent to a revised rate of 6.00 million in July.

crypto insurance 092221 Cryptocurrency trading platform Crypto.com has expanded its insurance coverage for digital assets such as cryptocurrency bitcoin, to $750 million. This more than doubles the $360 million insurance coverage it announced in May and is one of the industry's largest, topping the over $700 million coverage offered by U.S.-based digital asset services firm BitGo.

boeing sep22 Boeing expects Europe's commercial aviation fleet to need 8,705 new airplanes through 2040 to cater to the growing leisure travel market in the region and fleet replacements with more fuel-efficient models, according to the Boeing's 2021 Commercial Market Outlook (CMO), an annual forecast of long-term demand for commercial airplanes and services.

wallstreet july19 22sep21 After ending the previous session narrowly mixed, stocks are likely to move to the upside in early trading on Wednesday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 201 points.

fda sep22 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized marketing of a software developed by Paige.AI, a provider of AI-based digital diagnostics, which could help pathologists to identify prostate cancer. The software, called Paige Prostate, is the first and only artificial intelligence or AI-based pathology product to receive FDA approval for in vitro diagnostic or IVD use in detecting cancer...

wallstreet sep22 The Fed's monetary policy announcement might be the focus on Wednesday. The existing Home Sales report for August also might get attention. Early signs from the U.S. Futures Index suggest that Wall Street might open positive. Asian shares finished mixed, while European shares are trading up. As...

generalmills dec17 22sep21 General Mills (GIS) said its first-quarter top- and bottom-line results were ahead of its expectations. The company also reaffirmed its fiscal 2022 outlook. Looking forward, General Mills anticipates changes in consumer behaviors driven by the COVID-19 pandemic will result in ongoing elevated consumer...

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