wallstreet aug20 04aug21 Stocks moved mostly lower during trading on Wednesday, although the tech-heavy Nasdaq bucked the downtrend. The Dow slid firmly into negative territory, while the S&P 500 pulled back off Tuesday's record closing high.

apple ceo 080421 Apple Inc. (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook has dropped to eighth place in a ranking of the top-paid executives in the U.S., according to a new Bloomberg report. Cook earned nearly $265 million in 2020, of which around $250 million was in stock awards. Cook also earned $3 million in salary and over $10 million in bonuses.

wallstreet oct26 04aug21 Stocks remain mostly lower in mid-day trading on Wednesday, although the tech-heavy Nasdaq continues to buck the downtrend. The Dow has slid firmly into negative territory, while the S&P 500 is pulling back off yesterday's record closing high.

tokyoolympics july27 04aug21 The United States' Sydney McLaughlin was the star of the day at the Tokyo Olympic Games on Wednesday as she smashed her own world record with a sensational run in the women's 400m hurdles final. The new Olympic champion broke her own world-best mark of 51.90 seconds, storming past compatriot Dalilah Muhammad down the home stretch to win the gold medal in 51.46 seconds.

wallstreet3 061318 04aug21 Stocks have moved mostly lower in morning trading on Wednesday, partly offsetting the upward move seen in the previous session. The Dow and the S&P 500 have moved to the downside, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq has shown a lack of direction.

ism services 080421 Growth in U.S. service sector activity accelerated by much more than anticipated in the month of July, according to a report released by the Institute for Supply Management on Wednesday. The ISM said its services PMI jumped to an all-time high of 64.1 in July after pulling back to 60.1 in June, with a reading above 50 indicating growth in the sector.

joebidenvirus jun23 04aug21 President Joe Biden has expressed disappointment over some state authorities passing laws or signing orders that "forbid people from doing the right thing" in the fight against the coronavirus. While delivering remarks on his Administration's progress toward fighting the pandemic, he named two states where the Republican Governors declined to follow the federal government's lead in imposing mask and vaccination mandates.

spirit airlines 080421 Spirit Airlines has canceled or delayed hundreds of flights following significant operational challenges. The low-cost carrier blamed weather, staffing shortages, and system outages for the issues that caused thousands of passengers stranded in the airports.

adp 080421 Payroll processor ADP released a report on Wednesday showing private sector employment increased by much less than expected in the month of July. ADP said private sector employment rose by 330,000 jobs in July after surging by a downwardly revised 680,000 jobs in June.

wallstreet july25 04aug21 Stocks managed to finish yesterday's volatile session mostly higher but may give back some ground in early trading on Wednesday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a lower open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by 104 points.

gm 04aug21 General Motors Co. (GM) said its second-quarter results were better than originally expected due to strong pricing and demand, record GM Financial results and improved near-term production from the pull forward of semiconductors from the third quarter. Based on first-half performance and expectations...

wallstreet oct30 04aug21 Reactions to reports on private sector employment and service sector activity in the month of July might be the highlight on Wednesday. Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Amgen (AMGN), Avis Budget (CAR), Live Nation (LYV), Lyft (LYFT), and Prudential (PRU) are among the companies releasing their quarterly...

covidhospitalizations feb02 04aug21 New coronavirus infections in the United States crossed the 100,000 mark for the second consecutive day, and the highest daily death toll in more than two months was reported in the country on Tuesday. The worrisome COVID data coincided with President Joe Biden's stark reminder that the states with the lowest vaccination rates are seeing 10 to 20 times as many new cases per 100,000 people. "It's

zymergen Shares of Zymergen Inc. (ZY) are down over 70% in pre-market trading Wednesday, following news that several key target customers had encountered technical issues in implementing the company's Hyaline into their manufacturing processes.

ukpmi aug03 04aug21 UK service sector activity grew at the slowest pace since the end of the winter lockdown as staff shortages and supply issues weighed on business capacity, final survey results from IHS Markit showed on Wednesday. The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply services Purchasing Managers' Index declined to 59.6 in July from 62.4 in June. The index was the lowest since March.

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