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Are you tempted to buy AMC's new APEs?  Be prepared to lose it all, warns company

Are you tempted to buy AMC’s new APEs? Be prepared to lose it all, warns company

Shares of AMC’s preferred stock, or “APE”, rose 5% on Monday, while the company’s common shares fell 7.5%, after the company disclosed plans to sell up to 425 million additional APE. At current prices, the movie theater chain could raise up to $1.6 billion from the sale of additional APEs, which was disclosed in a …

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Ford's earnings warning shows the truck sector is strong.  Electric vehicles could improve it.

Ford’s earnings warning shows the truck sector is strong. Electric vehicles could improve it.

Text size A Ford F150 Raptor. Scott Olson/Getty Images Ford engine Shares fell after the company changed – but did not cut – its profit forecast due to parts shortages and cost inflation. Investors reacted in disgust by selling the shares. But they may have missed a silver lining in Ford’s update (ticker: F): Investors …

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Adobe's stock has come under fire for spending $20 billion on Figma.  But he now owns a rare business.

Adobe’s stock has come under fire for spending $20 billion on Figma. But he now owns a rare business.

Adobe beat revenue and profit expectations and announced the same day that it would acquire a smaller but faster-growing rival in online design collaboration tools. The stock market rewarded the company by driving down its ADBE shares, -3.12% to the lowest level in almost three years. Investors punished the company not for its earnings report, …

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Meet the 30-something about to sell his company to Adobe for $20 billion

Meet the 30-something about to sell his company to Adobe for $20 billion

Almost overnight, this 30-year-old has become the tech world’s newest titan – and is on his way to becoming one of the world’s youngest billionaires. Dylan Field, co-founder and CEO of San Francisco-based Figma, is set to enjoy an epic bargain after Adobe ADBE, -3.12% announced plans to acquire his company for $20 billion this …

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The S&P 500 fell 5% in a very bad week for stocks.  Those 20 lost up to 24%.

The S&P 500 fell 5% in a very bad week for stocks. Those 20 lost up to 24%.

US stocks spat on Friday to end the week in the red. The day’s declines of less than 1% for the broad indices paled in comparison to Tuesday’s, when they fell 4% to 5%. For the week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA was down 1,329 points (or 4.1%), closing Friday at 30,822. The benchmark …

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Robinhood users buy and own businesses "they know, understand and believe in for the long haul".  Here are their favorite stocks.

Robinhood users buy and own businesses “they know, understand and believe in for the long haul”. Here are their favorite stocks.

According to a new index in the brokerage app aimed at new investors, tech companies, electric vehicle makers and some meme stocks are among the overall mix of stocks in Robinhood users’ portfolios. These are stocks like Amazon AMZN, +2.66%, MicrosoftMSFT, +2.30%, TeslaTSLA, +3.60%, AppleAAPL, +1.88%, Ford Motor Company F, -0.32% and Disney DIS, +2.54%. …

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Robinhood users buy and own businesses "they know, understand and believe in for the long haul".  Here are their favorite stocks.

Robinhood users buy and own businesses “they know, understand and believe in for the long haul”. Here are their favorite stocks.

According to a new index in the brokerage app aimed at new investors, tech companies, electric vehicle makers and some meme stocks are among the overall mix of stocks in Robinhood users’ portfolios. These are stocks like Amazon AMZN, +2.66%, MicrosoftMSFT, +2.30%, TeslaTSLA, +3.60%, AppleAAPL, +1.88%, Ford Motor Company F, -0.32% and Disney DIS, +2.54%. …

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