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NUMBER CRUNCH

The other half of their stimulus will obviously go toward avocado toast

An illustration of the Number Crunch logo next to the text “50%: The share of their stimulus checks that half of American 25–34-year-olds plan to spend on stocks. Source: Deutsche Bank” with an illustration of a check and a positive trending graph below it.
An illustration of the Number Crunch logo next to the text “50%: The share of their stimulus checks that half of American 25–34-year-olds plan to spend on stocks. Source: Deutsche Bank” with an illustration of a check and a positive trending graph below it.


No Mercy No Malice

Proof that kindness compounds over the long term


The takeaway from the Reddit-fueled stock mania isn’t a moral lesson — it’s a practical financial lesson

Photo: Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images


The GameStop short squeeze campaign wasn’t wanton recklessness — it’s cause for hope

WallStreetBets forum on the Reddit displayed on a phone screen and a illustrative stock chart in the background
WallStreetBets forum on the Reddit displayed on a phone screen and a illustrative stock chart in the background
Image: Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto/Getty Images


Object of the Week

The meme investor mob came after a physical commodity, and it didn’t go well


Money Talks

What the new dynamic between Redditors and Wall Street reveals about the stock market in 2021

Photo: Boston Globe/Getty Images


For decades to come, the world will still need petroleum, Exxon may end up the last supermajor standing

Photo: VIEW press/Corbis News/Getty Images



Money Talks

The stock market swings after Pfizer’s vaccine announcement prove that the market isn’t as wildly exuberant as many believe

Illustration: Pablo Delcan


How PredictIt turned a chaotic election into a haven for political junkies looking to make a buck

Illustration: Shira Inbar

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