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An overview of various SEC Forms

An overview of various SEC Forms

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission, also known as ‘The SEC,’ governs over publicly listed companies in the United States. These companies must issue various forms to comply with The SEC. These SEC filings can be viewed and searched at the EDGAR...

Duolingo IPO: what you need to know

Duolingo IPO: what you need to know

Language learning app Duolingo is due to go public via initial public offering (IPO) next week. Duolingo shares will be available to the public on the NASDAQ stock exchange under the ticker “DUOL.” Flying the flag for EdTech Duolingo filed an amended S-1 form with the...

Amazon Q2 pre-earnings call: what you need to know

Amazon Q2 pre-earnings call: what you need to know

Everything store Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) reports its FY21 Q2 Earnings on Thursday, July 29. Amazon beat analyst estimates in its Q1 earnings to the end of March 31. The company benefited substantially last year after the pandemic-induced lockdowns forced consumers...

Facebook Q2 pre-earnings call: what you need to know

Facebook Q2 pre-earnings call: what you need to know

Social media powerhouse Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) reports its FY21 Q2 Earnings on Wednesday, July 28. Facebook beat analyst estimates in its Q1 earnings to the end of March 31. Continuing this trend, analyst consensus estimates predict continued revenue growth in Q2....

What is the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)?

What is the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)?

The SEC is the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. It is an independent agency run by the federal government to regulate the US capital markets. This agency protects investors from fraud and manipulation and its purpose is to ensure the securities...

Apple Q3 pre-earnings call: what you need to know

Apple Q3 pre-earnings call: what you need to know

Unrivaled personal tech star Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) is due to report its Q3 2021 earnings on Tuesday, July 27. The Apple share price has risen 489% in the past five years. It's up 49% in the past year and 10% in the last three months. As always, long-term Apple...

Microsoft Q4 pre-earnings call: what you need to know

Microsoft Q4 pre-earnings call: what you need to know

IT tech superstar Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) reports its FY21 Q4 Earnings on Tuesday, July 27. Microsoft returned phenomenal earnings in Q3, which ended March 31. It achieved double-digit revenue growth across all its primary segments, which is not typical behavior....

Google Q2 pre-earnings call: what you need to know

Google Q2 pre-earnings call: what you need to know

Google (Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOGL)) is due to report its Q2 earnings on Tuesday, July 27. After surpassing expectations in Q1, hopes are high for another great set of quarterly results. Photographer: Mitchell Luo | Source: Unsplash A surge in ad revenues generated an...

Bitcoin Vs Ethereum: will ‘The Flippening’ ever happen?

Bitcoin Vs Ethereum: will ‘The Flippening’ ever happen?

The Flippening is the term used for the supposed occasion when Ethereum ($ETH) overtakes Bitcoin ($BTC) as the most prominent cryptocurrency on the market. Bitcoin bulls doubt the Flippening will ever happen, but with many mainstream businesses adopting Ethereum for...

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