Investors in technologies start to dominate the rankings of the world’s billionaires. A comparison of this year’s data with figures from five years ago (2016) shows a clear shift from traditional industries and diversified portfolios towards a bet on new technologies.

While five years ago, the top five richest people in the world according to the Forbes ranking included just Bill Gates (1) and Jeff Bezos (5), this year’s TOP5 only comprises one person not concentrating on technologies — Bernard Arnault who controls the luxury brand, Luis Vuitton. …


The global stock market recorded a solid gain in the first quarter of 2021. The markets are finished in 2020 with a big bang having delivered one of the fastest recoveries in the history of the markets after the sell-off in March 2020.

The US stock indices, Dow Jones and S&P 500 climbed to fresh all-time highs in March driven by various stimulus measures and the quick rollout of covid-19 vaccines. …


As per the recent report, Pfizer (NYSE: PFE) will likely be the first vaccine to reach the market. This one is the most heavily anticipated candidate by far is BNT162b2, the COVID-19 vaccine developed in partnership with German biotech BioNTech.

On Wednesday, the regulators in the United Kingdom have approved Pfizer’s vaccine for use. So far, the UK has ordered 40 million doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech jab — enough to vaccinate 20 million people. The company also submitted a request to the FDA for Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) of their mRNA vaccine candidate.

The Pfizer vaccine appears 95% effective at…


An IPO is like a negotiated transaction — the seller chooses when to come public — and it is unlikely to be a time that’s favourable to you — Warren Buffet.

An initial public offering (IPO) is the first time a company offers its shares for sale to general investors. Once the IPO is done, the shares of the firm are listed and can be traded freely in the open market. Moving forward to 2021, there is a solid pipeline of companies preparing for capital raises through IPOs, with Airbnb expected to lead the headlines.

Some of the IPOs that were launched last year performed great during the initial days, but the lockdown announced damaged the share price significantly. …


Gold price surged more than 28% so far this year and hit a new all-time high of $2,074 in August. This year the gold price rally has been driven by a combination of rising coronavirus cases, weakness in the USD, lower interest rates, major geopolitical events such as the tensions between the US and other countries such as North Korea, China, and Iran, and the US election uncertainty.

With just a few days to go before the US presidential election, gold price trades slightly lower. The price dips from the top amid a slightly stronger dollar, as investors continued to…


As we know that Tesla is one of the best-performing assets in 2020. The stock rallied more than 700% in 2020.

While when you look at this year, Tesla’s stock dropped more than 30% from its peak in late January and 15% since the last earnings report. The stock has been moving sideways in the last couple of days.

please watch my detailed analysis about Tesla stock — https://youtu.be/F4GCYn8hLMA


“Work is no longer a place, it’s a space where Zoom serves to empower your teams to connect and bring their best ideas to life,” — Eric S. Yuan, CEO of Zoom Video Communications.

The video conferencing company Zoom Video Communications (NASDAQ: ZM) shares gained more than 20% since the start of June 2021 after a couple of months downside move. Zoom stock considered one of the biggest winners during the pandemic time and it hit its all-time high of $588.84 in October 2020.

The Zoom app was founded in 2011 by Eric Yuan and launched in January 2013. Zoom…


The electric-car maker Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) stock is moving sideways in the last couple of days. $TSLA is down more than 15% since the last earnings report and the stock has dropped 30% from its peak in late January. While a after few week’s downsides move the stock finally found a bottom near the $540 area.

One of the major reasons that investors remain excited about the Tesla stock is strong earnings and sales growth, especially for such a large company. Basically, Investors generally should look for stocks that enjoy at least 25% earnings and sales growth on a quarterly…


US oil price benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) gained more than 6% since the start of June and reached the highest level since 2018. On a weekly, the WTI oil price closed above the $70 area on Friday.

The recent rally supported by the expectation for a further recovery in the fuel demand after the passing of a massive stimulus package and output cuts from major producers.

Key factors behind crude oil price rally this month


Competition in the Electronic vehicle market increased significantly this year due to the growing demand for electric vehicles. While comes to the EV industry the first brand that comes to your mind the US carmaker Tesla because the automaker gets the most media coverage and of course the stock price rally.

Tesla is the largest publicly traded automotive company in the world. Tesla shares rallied more than 700% in 2020. But Tesla currently facing a flood of competition from Chinese and European rivals. From last 4 months, Tesla shares fell more than 20% from this year high of $900.

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Syamkp

A financial investment professional with over 9 years of FX and capital market industry. Chief analyst at Gulf Brokers https://gulfbrokers.com/en/research/blog

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