Delta, Moderna, Zoom Video, Microsoft and more

Delta, Moderna, Zoom Video, Microsoft and more

A Delta Airlines flight lands from Los Angeles at Kingsford Smith International Airport on October 31, 2021 in Sydney, Australia. James D. Morgan | Getty Images See the companies that make headlines before Friday: Travel and leisure stocks – Aviation stocks are being hit hard in the premarket by news of the new Covid-19 variant, … Read more

China’s Didi asked to delist from US, SoftBank shares fall: Report

A navigation map on the app of the Chinese riding hill giant Didi is seen on a mobile phone in front of the app logo shown in this illustration taken July 1, 2021. Florence Lo | Reuters GUANGZHOU, China – Shares in SoftBank extended their losses on Friday after Bloomberg reported that Chinese regulators have … Read more

Japan’s Nikkei 225 drops nearly 3% as Asia-Pacific markets slide amid renewed Covid fears

SINGAPORE – Shares in the Asia-Pacific region fell in Friday trading, with Japanese stocks losing regionally as fears of a new Covid variant dampened investor sentiment. The Nikkei 225 in Japan fell 2.69% while the Topix index fell 2.09%. Shares in SoftBank Group fell about 5% after a Bloomberg report that Chinese regulators have asked … Read more

Baidu launches robot taxi business after Beijing city fare approval

A security guard boarded a self-propelled robot taxi on October 13, 2020 in Beijing, China, a few days after Baidu launched test operations of its Apollo Robotaxi. Zhao Jing | Visual China Group | Getty Images BEIJING – Baidu may begin collecting robotic taxi fares in part of Beijing from Thursday, the Chinese technology giant … Read more

Pfizer, Canada Goose, Live Nation and more

Check out the companies that make headlines before the clock: Pfizer (PFE) – The drugmaker’s shares rose 9.4% in pre-market trading after a study showed that its experimental Covid-19 antiviral pill reduced the risk of hospitalization and death by almost 90%. Pfizer said it will ask authorities to approve the pill as soon as possible. … Read more

Uber’s earnings 3rd quarter 2021

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty pictures Uber reported its third-quarter result after Thursday. The shares fell about 2% in trading after opening hours. This is how Uber did compared to expectations from analysts researched by Refinitiv: Tab pr. shares: $ 1.28 against expected 33 cents Income: $ 4.8 billion … Read more