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Richard Branson’s Space Tourism Endeavor Is Preparing To Go Public

Richard Branson’s Space Tourism Endeavor Is Preparing To Go Public

SARAH PRICE CONTRIBUTOR Virgin Galactic, English billionaire Richard Branson’s space-tourism endeavor, is almost ready for takeoff, the company announced. It is set to be the world’s first publicly traded commercial spaceline, and will be available to investors within the second half of 2019, Virgin Galactic said in a news release Monday. Virgin Galactic “has developed a set […]

DOW Has Biggest Point Gain in History

DOW Has Biggest Point Gain in History

HENRY RODGERS, Capital Hill Reporter   The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1,086 points, gaining nearly 5 percent, the biggest point gain in history, Wednesday afternoon after a rough Christmas Day. The Dow Jones also had the biggest upside move on a percentage basis since March 23, 2009, according to CNBC. This comes as the stock market had its worst week in nearly 10 years from Dec. 17 through […]

Trump’s Fate

Trump’s Fate

  by Victor Davis Hanson  November 28, 2017  Plenty of people in ‘flyover’ country like not only Trump’s message — and actions — but also Trump, the loudmouth messenger. The political verdict seems out on Trump’s current political future. His supporters have won four special congressional elections. Yet, more recently, Republicans lost more local and state […]

The last time this happened the market crashed

The last time this happened the market crashed

By Simon Black, April 21, 2017 Sovereign Valley Farm, Chile A few days ago Charles Schwab, the investment brokerage firm, announced that the number of new brokerage accounts soared 44% during the first quarter of 2017. More specifically, Schwab stated that individual investors are opening up stock trading accounts at the fastest pace the company […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Fed Up

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Fed Up