Financial Stocks

AMC to accept Ethereum, Litecoin besides Bitcoin for booking tickets

 AMC to accept Ethereum, Litecoin besides Bitcoin for booking tickets

Highlights AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AMC) said it will accept Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, and Litecoin besides Bitcoin for booking online tickets. The AMC stock fell 1.71% to US$46.04 at the market close on Thursday. Bitcoin (BTC) wa...

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Visa Inc (V) joins crypto craze, buys Cyptopunk NFT for US$150,000

Visa Inc (V) joins crypto craze, buys Cyptopunk NFT for US$150,000

Highlights Visa Inc has said that it bought a CryptoPunk NFT for US$150,000. The non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are considered digital collectibles due to their unique non-fungible features. Visa Inc bought a green-eyed female figurine of CryptoPu...

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BlackRock invests US$382 mn in Marathon Digital, Riot Blockchain 

BlackRock invests US$382 mn in Marathon Digital, Riot Blockchain 

BlackRock (NYSE BLK), the world’s leading asset manager, has invested over US$382 million in the Bitcoin mining companies Marathon Digital Holdings (Nasdaq: MARA) and Riot Blockchain (Nasdaq: RIOT). BlackRock now owns 6.71 percent or US$207 ...

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What is a cryptocurrency consultant?

What is a cryptocurrency consultant?

Highlights Cryptocurrency consultant is not an accredited designation. The cryptocurrency market is all digital and susceptible to hacking. Investors are required to do their research before investing. A consultant is someone who provides...

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Coinbase looks to beef up crypto investment, enter Japanese market

Coinbase looks to beef up crypto investment, enter Japanese market

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: COIN) plans to earmark 10% of its quarterly net income into crypto assets as it forays into the Japanese digital currency market in partnership with the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG).&n...

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Will these five financial value stocks beat the economic blues?

Will these five financial value stocks beat the economic blues?

When we hear the words "financial sector," the first thing that comes to our mind is banks. Although banks form a significant part of the sector, non-traditional banking firms, like payment apps or fintech companies, also offer a range of similar s...

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Five digital payment stocks to explore amid e-commerce boom

Five digital payment stocks to explore amid e-commerce boom

Digital payment companies enable users to make payments easily from anywhere and at any time. Consumers make digital payments while purchasing goods or services through various electronic devices. Let’s look at five digital payments stocks d...

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In the Spotlight: Three financial stocks to consider in August

In the Spotlight: Three financial stocks to consider in August

Summary SVB Financial Group (Nasdaq: SVB) reported total revenue of US$751 million in Q2 this year. Principal Financial Group Inc (Nasdaq: PFG) reported a net income of US$361.8 million in Q2 this year. Fifth Third Bancorp’s (Nasdaq: FIT...

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Where to park money? Three high-yield savings accounts worth exploring

Where to park money? Three high-yield savings accounts worth exploring

All savings accounts pay an interest rate for the money kept in the account. The more is the interest rate, the higher is the growth of your savings. Many online banks offer higher rates than the brick-and-mortar banks like Wells Fargo, JP Morgan C...

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All eyes on Square Inc, Afterplay Ltd after US$29 billion deal

All eyes on Square Inc, Afterplay Ltd after US$29 billion deal

The Square, Inc. (NYSE: SQ) stock was trending on Wall Street and Google and other sites on Monday, a day after it revealed plans to acquire the Australian buy now pay later (BNPL) services company Afterpay Ltd. (ASX: APT) for US$29 billion. Squar...

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Banking on Banks: Five hot bank stocks based on earnings to explore

Banking on Banks: Five hot bank stocks based on earnings to explore

Summary Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) net income applicable to common stockholders in Q2 was US$ 5.35 billion, a vast 2614% up YOY. Citigroup, Inc. (NYSE: C) net income increased nearly 487% YOY. The stock price surged 33% in one year. Wells Fargo ...

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