JPMORGAN: These 2 charts show a blistering stock market rebound is just getting started

JPMORGAN: These 2 charts show a blistering stock market rebound is just getting started

As the stock market has been whipsawed and battered over the past few months, there’s been one burning question on the minds of investors: when will it end? If the latest research from JPMorgan is any indication, relief is here, and it could stay a while. Stocks already got a big boost on Friday as…

These store and restaurant chains will be open on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. See how different retailers are ringing in 2019.

These store and restaurant chains will be open on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. See how different retailers are ringing in 2019.

It’s time to ring in 2019. But before you schlep out into the cold, it’s best to check what exactly is open on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Offers.com compiled a list of New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day store hours for some of the top retailers and restaurant chains in the…

These are the 47 US tech startups that have reached unicorn status in 2018

These are the 47 US tech startups that have reached unicorn status in 2018

When Instagram sold to Facebook for $1 billion in 2013, it felt like a massive sum of money. Five years later, we seem to be numb to the billion-dollar acquisitions and valuations around us. WhatsApp was acquired for $19 billion. Uber is valued at $72 billion. Yet, to build a billion-dollar company from scratch is…

These were the 13 biggest car stories of 2018

These were the 13 biggest car stories of 2018

The Model 3 was officially launched in July of 2017, but building and delivering the 400,000 pre-ordered vehicles to customers proved to be a titanic challenge for Tesla. By the end of the year, just a few thousand had left the factory. The situation didn’t improve much in the first half of 2018, as Tesla…

These are the top 7 smartphones of 2018

These are the top 7 smartphones of 2018

Antonio Villas-Boas: 2018 was the year of boring but really, really good smartphones. First, let’s begin with the OnePlus 6T. This is my personal favorite, but I think in a lot of ways, it’s also objectively probably the best smartphone out there. Now, the thing about the OnePlus 6T is that it’s the same power…

HSBC: These 10 risks could throw the markets and economy for a loop in 2019

Paulo Whitaker/Reuters Trade tensions, impact from climate change, and corporate debt at an all-time high were among the items HSBC said were the top 10 risks facing the market and the economy in 2019. „These are possibilities, not forecasts, and none might come to pass, but they are all things that could spring a surprise,”…

These 29 countries have the safest banks in the world

These 29 countries have the safest banks in the world

Most of us in developed countries take for granted that our money is safe. Put it in a bank, and in theory at least, it doesn’t going anywhere. But that’s not necessarily true everywhere. So Business Insider took a look into the countries with the safest banks, using the World Economic Forum’s recently-released Global Competitiveness…

These are the 19 countries with the most billionaires in the world

These are the 19 countries with the most billionaires in the world

The number of billionaires in the world may already have been pretty impressive but it just keeps on growing. According to the 2018 edition of UBS and the PwC’s Billionaires Report, there were 2,158 people to join the ultra-rich club last year, up from 1979 in 2016. Of these, only 11% are women. The total…

These are the 20 safest and most crime-free countries in the world

These are the 20 safest and most crime-free countries in the world

Economics and security are closely connected. A strong economy and safe citizenry each enables the improvement of the other. The World Economic Forum takes a nation’s security into account for its annual „Global Competitiveness Report,” focusing on the threats that organized crime, terrorism, homicide rates, and reliability of its police force can pose to a…

These astonishing numbers show why Facebook can’t afford to let Instagram’s growth stall

These astonishing numbers show why Facebook can’t afford to let Instagram’s growth stall

Instagram has turned out to be the best purchase Facebook ever made. The camera-oriented social network is, according to a Bloomberg analysis, now worth around $100 billion. Facebook bought the company for just $1 billion in 2012, marking a 100-fold return on its investment. This is astonishing, given when Facebook bought Instagram, it only had…