John Wall joins Clippers, Celtics’ championship odds decrease by 17%

John Wall is set to join the Clippers after his clear waivers, and while their odds have increased by 45% after this signing, the Celtics’ championship odds have decreased by roughly 17%. Per the BetOnline sportsbook, with +525 odds, the Warriors remain the top favorite to repeat next season. Nonetheless, now the Clippers possess second-best … Read more

Wall Street tumbles, as European shares again retreat

US shares tumbled on Tuesday, April 26, with the Nasdaq posting its steepest one-day rout since September 2020, while European stocks extended losses for a third session as investors warily awaited US tech earnings and fretted over global growth. China’s COVID-19 curbs and fears of aggressive US Federal Reserve tightening continued to damp risk appetite … Read more

Economic fears hit global equities, commodities; Twitter lifts Wall Street

European stocks slid to a one-month low and commodity prices dropped on Monday, April 25, on renewed concerns about rising interest rates and China’s sputtering economy, while Wall Street shares rose, reversing losses after Twitter agreed to be bought by billionaire Elon Musk. Fears over China’s COVID-19 outbreaks spooked investors already worried that higher US … Read more

Wall Street powers stocks higher, oil lower as world leaders press Russia

Technology companies lift US stock indexes after a sharp fall in the previous session, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite up nearly 2% on Thursday, March 24 US stocks rose following choppy trading abroad on Thursday, March 24, and oil prices pulled back, as investors watched Western leaders present a unified front against Russia’s invasion of … Read more