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State Street warns of dot-com parallels
ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 JUL 2020
... over the same timeframe. For a global comparison, the NASDAQ 100 Index, which includes heavyweights Microsoft, Apple, Amazon, Alphabet (Google's parent company) and Facebook, has rallied 55.7% since the COVID-19 financial crash. "We have observed many ...
Bezos adds billions
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 JUL 2020
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos added US$13 billion to his net worth in a single day marking the largest single day jump for an individual, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. The spike in wealth was due to a near 8% spike in Amazon shares, due ...
Xinja dabbles in US stocks
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 JUL 2020
... over 3000 stocks and exchange traded funds (ETFs). Xinja claims Dabble will make names like Tesla, Facebook, Google and Amazon accessible and affordable to all investors with zero brokerage fees, $8 monthly subscription fee for unlimited trades and 1% ...
Top traded stocks revealed
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 7 JUL 2020
... investors on the platform include Boeing, with trading activity up 372% during June, Facebook (up 330%), Hertz (up 916%), Amazon (up 602%), Microsoft (up 455%), American Airlines Group (up 545%) and Disney (up 158%).
Amazon launches climate VC fund
ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 JUN 2020
... venture capital fund, set to invest in companies building products, services, and technologies that protect the planet. Amazon said its newly launched Climate Pledge Fund would help the tech giant and other companies meet The Climate Pledge, a commitment ...
Is a market turning point around the corner?
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 JUN 2020
... pointed out around 85% of the move in the index so far this year can be explained by just five stocks: Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Alphabet and Microsoft. When paired with market breadth which he notes "has never been so narrow", Mitchell said this extreme ...
Opportunities abound in COVID-19 environment
ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 6 MAY 2020
... storage group NextDC in the Software & Services sector, and Goodman Group who have warehousing and logistics clients such as Amazon in the Real Estate sector, earnings are showing resilience with an outlook for growth," Xiradis said. "Sectors like Resources ...
Billionaires club rakes in cash amid COVID-19 crisis
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 24 APR 2020
... Studies revealed the "pandemic profiteers" that have benefited from plummeting tax obligations amid the COVID-19 crisis. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos was one such billionaire, whose fortune increased by an estimated $39.3 billion (US$25 billion) as of April ...
Why Phillip Morris gets ESG points
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 28 FEB 2020
... these superficial screens can turn up results that don't mean much. For example, Wal-Mart owns its own trucks and Amazon outsources its shipping. A basic ESG screen or score without further interrogation may indicate Amazon has a smaller carbon footprint ...
New Aussie ETF to invest in FAANGs
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 21 FEB 2020
... Securities is set to launch a new exchange traded fund on the ASX that will invest in 10 companies including Facebook, Apple, Amazon and Google which together returned 45% last year. The ETF's will hold 10 stocks in equal weighting, adding names ...
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