Tag: Today

5 Ways to Feel Financially Encouraged Today

There is no magical shortcut on the road to financial independence. Intellectually, most of us know that the way to achieve lasting financial success is by living within your means. However, when you’re struggling and in the middle of a rough financial stretch, it can seem overwhelming to the point of giving up. So in…

Why DexCom, Livongo Health, and Teladoc Health Stocks Are Tumbling Today

What happened Investors could be hearing the sound of a bubble popping. Major stock market indexes plunged on Thursday, with the declines continuing into Friday. And the overall market sell-off is pulling down several of 2020’s biggest healthcare winners. Shares of DexCom (NASDAQ:DXCM) were tumbling 5.9% lower as of 11:43 a.m. EDT on Friday. Livongo…

A Black nurse saved lives. Today she may save art

SAN FRANCISCO—In June, Laura Voisin George, a graduate student, was writing a scholarly article about a series of Works Progress Administration frescoes at the University of California, San Francisco. The 10 panels of “History of Medicine in California,” completed in 1938 by Bernard Zakheim, a Polish-born muralist, show such scenes as Native Americans offering herbs…

Why Vaxart Stock Soared 40% Today

What happened Shares of Vaxart (NASDAQ:VXRT) rocketed 40% higher on Tuesday, furthering the biotech company’s sharp ascent in recent days. So what On Monday, Vaxart’s stock skyrocketed 52%, following bullish comments by B. Riley FBR analyst Mayank Mamtani. Mamtani began coverage of Vaxart and placed a buy rating and a $ 22 target price on…

Why Axon Enterprise Stock Is Rising Today

What happened Shares of Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ:AAXN) were up about 5% in afternoon trading as police reform measures get closer scrutiny. So what While no news particular to Axon caused the stock to rise today, New Mexico’s legislature just approved a bill to require all police officers in the state to wear body cameras. The…