Government Shutdown Still Looms as House Passes Spending Bill

Government Shutdown Still Looms as House Passes Spending Bill

WASHINGTON — A divided House on Thursday approved legislation to keep the government funded through mid-February as senators scrambled to avoid a shutdown over the Biden administration’s vaccine and testing mandate for large employers.With less than 36 hours before funding was set to lapse, the House voted 221 to 212 to keep the government open … Read more

Elon Musk’s Possible Tesla Share Sale Comes as Tax Bill Looms

Elon Musk’s Possible Tesla Share Sale Comes as Tax Bill Looms

Elon Musk’s pledge to sell 10% of his Tesla Inc. stock highlights the complex financial web the world’s richest man has spun around his personal fortune. Selling a stake valued at roughly $17 billion could provide Mr. Musk, who has at times said he was cash-poor, with a sizable liquidity infusion. It could also go … Read more

Dow Jones Falls As Fed Decision Looms; Tesla Stock Eyes Record Highs

Dow Jones Falls As Fed Decision Looms; Tesla Stock Eyes Record Highs

The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 140 points ahead of Wednesday’s Fed decision. Tesla stock reversed lower after trading near record highs. And Academy Sports + Outdoors, Adobe, Alphabet and Goldman Sachs are in or near buy zones in today’s stock market action. X Among the Dow Jones leaders, Apple (AAPL) rose 0.3%, while Microsoft … Read more