Embattled Boeing Seeks to Regain Trust Ahead of 2019 Dubai Airshow

Boeing is readying the Dubai airshow, but it continues to face backlash for the two 737 Max jet disasters. Investors have been giving Boeing the benefit of the doubt, but regulators and the general public have not. Boeing will face fierce competition on Sunday at the 2019 Dubai Airshow, where it will attempt to save […]

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China Clarifies Digital Currency Launch Rumors but Barely Kills the Hype

The People’s Bank of China addresses rumors about its digital currency launching in Q1 2020. Speculations mount about the government-backed cryptocurrency. A few details are known about the upcoming digital renminbi. The People’s Bank of China has made an official statement to refute reports of an impending digital currency launch. This was meant to brush […]

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How Andrew Wiggins Went from Draft Bust to NBA’s Best Clutch Scorer

An “NBA draft bust” coming into 2019-20, Andrew Wiggins is playing the best basketball of his career. Long inefficient, he’s reaping the benefits of Minnesota’s new reliance on analytics. The sample size is small, but his early-season play seems sustainable. The first 46 minutes of Andrew Wiggins’ sixth NBA season all but ensured this one […]

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Tezos (XTZ) Skyrockets 50% After Coinbase Staking Rewards; What’s Next?

Coinbase starts offering staking rewards on Tezos. XTZ surges over 50 percent after the announcement. Tezos could be preparing for a significant price move based on many technical indicators. Tezos skyrocketed over 50 percent in the last 24 hours. The sudden increase in prices took place after Coinbase announced that it would be offering staking […]

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Expect a Massive Year-End Rally for U.S. Stocks

There’s a good chance that stocks finish 2019 with a powerful rally. Catalysts include positive seasonality, strong market breadth, bearish sentiment, desperate fund managers, and a more dovish FOMC. Fear of recession and a poor outcome to the trade war have led investors to remain on the sidelines; both factors could now become tailwinds. A […]

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Mattress Mack Loses $13M on World Series Bet and He’d Do It Again

Mattress Mack, a Houston-area furniture salesman, had around $13 million in bets on the Houston Astros. The winnings would have covered his losses in a furniture promotion he ran in conjunction with the team’s World Series aspirations. He spent much of the last month flying around the country to various sportsbooks, placing bets. But will […]

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HBO Made the Right Call Icing Naomi Watts’ Game of Thrones Prequel

HBO has cancelled a hotly anticipated Game of Thrones prequel starring Naomi Watts. This may prove to be the right call for a nervous network dealing with the fallout from GoT’s polarizing final season. The network just ordered 10 episodes of “House of the Dragon” to ensure mainstream appeal and help it survive the upcoming […]

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U.S. Dollar Still the Cleanest Shirt in the Dirty Laundry of Fiat Money

Since hitting three-month lows in mid-October, the U.S. dollar has appreciated 1.4%. The greenback is likely to outperform most of its peers through the end of 2019. Recession risk, ultra-loose monetary policy unlikely to deter the bulls in the short term. After nosediving through the middle of October, the U.S. dollar is rising again. The […]

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Chinese Bitcoin Mining Giant Files $400 Million US IPO after Hong Kong Failure

World’s second-largest maker of bitcoin miners not intimidated by the China-US trade war. Canaan Creative has failed to list in Hong Kong and mainland China. Most recent half-year results registered a loss. A threat by President Donald Trump’s administration to delist Chinese stocks on the likes of the New York Stock Exchange and the NASDAQ […]

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Microsoft Preps Next-Gen With Project Scarlett Xbox All Access Upgrade

Microsoft is laying the groundwork for the next-gen. The company is reintroducing its Xbox All Access bundles in certain jurisdictions. Microsoft is also adding a new upgrade-option. Microsoft announced it is injecting new life into its Xbox All Access bundles by reintroducing it to the U.S. and now the UK as well as Australia. Not […]

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