What Happened This Week 2/22/2019

What Happened This Week 2/22/2019

WHAT HAPPENED THIS WEEK?   Fast Facts 🏀Duke’s Zion Williamson ripped through his Nike (NKE) shoes and injured himself during Wednesday night’s highly-anticipated game against UNC. Nike shares fell 1.5% following the incident, however, the stock recovered quickly to end the week.   💳Apple (AAPL) and Goldman Sachs (GS) will soon be unveiling a joint credit card, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday.   […]

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What Happened This Week 2/15/2019

What Happened This Week 2/15/2019

WHAT HAPPENED THIS WEEK?   Fast Facts 📈The US budget deficit rose to $319 billion in the past 3 months while national debt reached $22 trillion on Tuesday, attributed to increased government spending amid flat revenue caused by the slew of 2018 tax cuts.   🎮Electronic Arts (EA) rose 21% this week as its latest free-to-play battle royale game release, Apex Legends, is competing well […]

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What Happened This Week 2/8/2019

What Happened This Week 2/8/2019

WHAT HAPPENED THIS WEEK?   Fast Facts 📅The February 15th deadline for the temporary re-opening of the government is approaching fast as both sides still refuse to budge from their severely anti- and pro-wall mentalities. President Trump spent much of his State of the Union address on Tuesday talking up the “southern border crisis”.   🇨🇳President Trump said it was “unlikely” that he would meet […]

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What Happened This Week 2/1/2019

What Happened This Week 2/1/2019

WHAT HAPPENED THIS WEEK?   Fast Facts 🕰The Federal Reserve voted unanimously to hold rates flat between the current 2.25-2.5% range on Wednesday as they promised to stay ‘patient’ with future hikes.   🇨🇳Trade talks with China started up again on Wednesday as chief economic officials from both countries met in Washington. This came two days after the investigation into Huawei Technologies expanded after charges […]

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