MARKET ADVANCE PAY
The iPhone maker on Thursday announced that its board has approved the share split. The split will impact record holders as of Aug. 24 and Apple’s AAPL shares, which closed Thursday at $ 384.76, will trade on a split-adjusted basis on Aug. 31. See full story .
Silver: the gold of the poor no more?
Investors focused on record price increases for gold, but silver rose nearly 25% in July – the second-largest monthly metal gain on record – and is still undervalued compared to yellow metal. See the full story.
Dr. Osterholm: Americans will be living with coronavirus for decades
On January 20, just nine days after Chinese health authorities released the DNA sequence for a new coronavirus that was causing concern in China, Dr. Michael Osterholm, an epidemiologist at the University of Minnesota , wrote in an email: “I’m sure this will cause our next pandemic.” See the full story.
Apple and Amazon dominate economy “without mouth or nose”; but 10% of jobs can never come back, strategically says
Sure, the results of the technology have been great, and continue to be made during the pandemic. But he expects bond yields to decline further, one strategist says. See the full story.
Why the S&P 500 can now be easier to beat and what that means for your investments
Tesla would be the latest example of how inclusion in the S&P 500 undermines a company’s share performance, writes Mark Hulbert. See the full story.
PERSONAL MARKET FINANCE
The proposed shield of responsibility of the HEALS Act allows consumers and employees to successfully sue for COVID-19 exposure only if they can prove “gross negligence” or “misconduct”. See the full story.