Warhol Hits Miami Now Crypto NFTs Get Hot

Illustration by Elias Stein Font size Artworks by Andy Warhol were sold last week at the Art Basel fair in Miami, but they weren’t real. A gallery owner has some pieces for sale as non-replaceable tokens, or NFTs, and sells small pieces of each work as a security. NFTs are digital collectibles that can be … Read more

Warhol Hits Miami Now Crypto NFTs Get Hot

Illustration by Elias Stein Font size Artworks by Andy Warhol were sold last week at the Art Basel fair in Miami, but they weren’t real. A gallery owner has some pieces for sale as non-replaceable tokens, or NFTs, and sells small pieces of each work as a security. NFTs are digital collectibles that can be … Read more

Artificial intelligence is a hot trend. But investing in AI isn’t as easy as you might think.

This is the golden age of investing in artificial intelligence, says Eric Schmidt, who led Google, now known as Alphabet . UBS calls AI a top investment theme for the next decade. So, where are all the attractively priced stocks? Don’t suggest using AI to look for them – I spoke to a guy who … Read more

Artificial intelligence is a hot trend. But investing in AI isn’t as easy as you might think.

This is the golden age of investing in artificial intelligence, says Eric Schmidt, who led Google, now known as Alphabet . UBS calls AI a top investment theme for the next decade. So, where are all the attractively priced stocks? Don’t suggest using AI to look for them – I spoke to a guy who … Read more

What scares the stock market more than Covid? The Federal Reserve.

Font size Omicron was bad enough, but then Fed Chair Jerome Powell had to recognize that inflation isn’t transitory Spencer Platt/Getty Images Can we get a correction now? We had hoped for something better, like a year-end melt-up. But after watching the stock market tumble over the past week following a Black Friday collapse – … Read more

What scares the stock market more than Covid? The Federal Reserve.

Font size Omicron was bad enough, but then Fed Chair Jerome Powell had to recognize that inflation isn’t transitory Spencer Platt/Getty Images Can we get a correction now? We had hoped for something better, like a year-end melt-up. But after watching the stock market tumble over the past week following a Black Friday collapse – … Read more

This stock is a pure play bet on the Metaverse

Font size A virtual cycling experience called Zwift is gaining popularity among professional cyclists — and this columnist. Thanks to Zwift I must confess I was skeptical about Facebook, sorry, Metaplatforms ‘ vision of the metaverse, with virtual meetings, virtual concerts and virtual worlds in Ready Player One style. But I recently had an epiphany … Read more

Why Twitter’s new CEO is a buying opportunity for the stock

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey has been shoved aside as the company’s CEO. Investors have reason to be optimistic about what comes next. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Font size Wall Street folks used to say that Twitter shares would soar when co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey finally handed over the reins to a chief executive who was … Read more

The Fed faces another conundrum: the bond market isn’t following its lead

Has Jerome Powell channeled Paul Volcker over the past week by admitting that inflation is no longer transitory? Or will he end up looking more like Alan Greenspan and baffled if the bond market doesn’t follow the Federal Reserve’s lead toward higher interest rates? Powell, the current and likely future head of the central bank … Read more

This UK recruiter’s stock is up 60% in the popular job market

Commuters at the Cardona station in Milan. British recruiter Robert Walters gets a boost as companies hire more employees. MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP via Getty Images Font size Hot jobs market has boosted UK recruiter Robert Walters as companies recover from the pandemic and hire more workers. Shares (ticker: RWA.UK) in the employment group, which places accountants, … Read more