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Workhorse Group is the most shorted stock on NASDAQ. Is this fair?

Workhorse Group is the most shorted stock on NASDAQ. Is this fair?

Electric truck and drone business Workhorse Group Inc (NASDAQ: WKHS) has become the most shorted stock on the NASDAQ. The Workhorse share price hit over $42 a share in February but has since fallen from grace. Why is this? It’s down 72% from its 52-week high, yet up...

Vertex Energy (VTNR) surges 500% in Shell deal! Can it continue?

Vertex Energy (VTNR) surges 500% in Shell deal! Can it continue?

Texas-based Vertex Energy (NASDAQ: VTNR) has witnessed an incredible surge in its share price over the past seven days. The Vertex share price has risen over 382%, in the past week alone, netting big gains for loyal shareholders. But it was up almost 500% at the...

Will the oil price keep rising?

Will the oil price keep rising?

The West Texas Intermediate (WTI) oil price has been steadily rising year-to-date and has remained above $60 a barrel since mid-April. Today it's approaching $70 a barrel and there are many reasons to believe this will continue. Brent crude oil is the global...

Investing in Automakers: Jaguar Land Rover vs Tata Motors

Investing in Automakers: Jaguar Land Rover vs Tata Motors

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is rumoured to be getting ready to publicly list on the financial markets. However, its parent company Tata Motors (NSE: TATAMOTORS, BOM: 500570) is already publicly listed in both New York and India. So, the question is, does it make more...

It’s not just Mark Cuban boosting Polygon’s price rise! ($MATIC)

It’s not just Mark Cuban boosting Polygon’s price rise! ($MATIC)

Polygon’s cryptocurrency token $MATIC continues to outperform other cryptocurrencies. In fact, the price of MATIC has risen 11,150% since the end of October, proving to be a fantastic success story out of India. So why is this? It sports real-world use cases and is...

Is Kraken IPO expected anytime soon?

Is Kraken IPO expected anytime soon?

Kraken is among the world’s top cryptocurrency exchanges and it’s hoping to publicly list next year. Hot on the heels of the Coinbase (NYSE: COIN) IPO, investors are flooding into crypto stocks and would no doubt welcome Kraken sooner rather than later. Kraken’s rival...

Microsoft invests in Adobe rival Piano, but is it a Unicorn?

Microsoft invests in Adobe rival Piano, but is it a Unicorn?

Microsoft’s (NASDAQ: MSFT) LinkedIn just invested in a funding round for Piano, an Adobe (NASDAQ: ADBE) rival. Piano helps the world’s biggest media companies manage their user data, grow their audiences, and raise revenues. LinkedIn was clearly impressed by Piano’s...

Memorial Day Trading: what you need to know

Memorial Day Trading: what you need to know

Memorial Day is approaching. It takes place on the last Monday of May in the United States. It's an American holiday, honouring the men and women who died while serving in the US military. This year Memorial Day takes place Monday, May 31, 2021. On holidays such as...

What you need to know about ZipRecruiter IPO

What you need to know about ZipRecruiter IPO

ZipRecruiter (NYSE: ZIP) is a recruitment site matching employers and suitable job candidates. It's been featured in many major publications including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Time. It began back in 2010 to assist small business owners advertise their job...

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