Here’s why carbon emissions at utilities can fall even during a powerful economy - 1時間前  MarketWatch

Carbon emissions from the U.S. power sector fell 8% last year even with the economy growing, as utilities increasingly dropped coal for cheaper natural gas and renewables.
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: China’s infamous college entrance exam is being taken this week amid epidemic controls and testing scandals - 7時間前  MarketWatch

This year numerous issues are disrupting the administration of an annual test determining students' university prospects.
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NewsWatch: Diversify? Almost half of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway portfolio is now composed of a single stock - 8時間前  MarketWatch

Warren Buffett once said that “diversification is protection against ignorance. It makes little sense if you know what you are doing.” The takeaway: Load up on what you know. Even if it’s a tech stock, apparently.
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Realtor.com: The 10 most affordable beach towns in America for retirees - 8時間前  MarketWatch

From the peaceful dunes of Cape Cod to the wild cliffs of the Pacific Northwest, these are the top affordable beach towns and cities where retirees can kick back.
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The Tell: Underneath the global stock market’s impressive rebound, investors still doubt prospects for V-shaped recovery, says Morgan Stanley - 9時間前  MarketWatch

Don’t believe the hype about a V-shaped recovery, says analysts at Morgan Stanley.
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Slack, Microsoft, Zoom are upping the ante in virtual meeting wars - 9時間前  MarketWatch

In short order, Slack made a rare acquisition, Microsoft Teams dressed up Teams service, and Zoom is getting into the hardware business.
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Economic Report: Consumer credit fell a smaller 5.3% in May as the economy began to recover - 10時間前  MarketWatch

Consumer borrowing fell by smaller 5.3% annual pace in May after a much larger decline in April, as the economy began to recovery from the deepest downturn in American history
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Currencies: Why currency traders don’t believe Trump administration will pursue a proposal to break Hong Kong dollar peg - 11時間前  MarketWatch

A proposal reportedly under consideration by U.S. officials that would take aim at the Hong Kong dollar’s peg to the U.S. currency is being met with disbelief by economists and currency traders. Here’s why.
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Commodities Corner: Why gold has become a ‘weapon of choice’ for investors - 11時間前  MarketWatch

Gold prices have climbed to their highest levels in nearly nine years, with the precious metal seen as a ‘weapon of choice’ for investors dealing with pandemic-related uncertainty in the stock market, clearing the path to a fresh record in the second half of the year.
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Key Words: Japanese amusement parks urge silence on roller coasters: ‘Please scream inside your heart’ - 2時間前  MarketWatch

Fuji-Q Highland and other amusement parks in Japan, including Tokyo Disneyland, have banned screaming on rides.
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CityWatch: Under proposed plan, NYC students to attend in-person classes two or three times a week in September - 6時間前  MarketWatch

Families can opt to keep their children at home and distance learning five days a week.
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Jobless claims tell us 30 million people are unemployed, but many doubt it’s that bad - 8時間前  MarketWatch

What the heck is really going on in the labor market? Are 30 million Americans unemployed? Or is it 17 million? Are companies bringing back millions of workers? Or laying even more people off?
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Key Words: ‘The market isn’t pricing in an all-clear on the economy,’ say BofA analysts, who say the S&P 500 will end the year at 2900 - 9時間前  MarketWatch

BofA head of equity research Savita Subramanian calls herself not a bear, yet she sees mostly risks to the downside for markets.
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IPO Report: Quicken Loans is going public: 5 things to know about the mortgage lender - 9時間前  MarketWatch

Quicken has been the largest mortgage lender in the U.S. since 2018.
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Kleenex and Huggies parent Kimberly-Clark aims to halve its environmental footprint within the next decade - 9時間前  MarketWatch

Consumer products giant Kimberly-Clark has updated its sustainability plan, now aiming to reduce its plastics, water and natural forests footprints 50% by 2030.
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The Tell: He had $35,000 in retirement savings in March — 350 trades later and he’s apparently sitting on $1 million - 10時間前  MarketWatch

Prepare for some serious trading FOMO, courtesy of Reddit’s “WallStreetBets” community.
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British government says it will pick up half the checks at restaurants to help boost economy - 11時間前  MarketWatch

Brits are being encouraged to go out and spend to save the economy as the Government funds meals for friends and family, but no alcohol
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Outside the Box: Opinion: The real reason that Mary Trump’s tell-all book matters - 11時間前  MarketWatch

The real problem for Donald Trump is that the book by his niece is yet another distraction for an easily distractible president.
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