Stock futures rise after investors’ debt ceiling concerns dwindle

Stock futures rise after investors’ debt ceiling concerns dwindle

October 8, 2021 Elida Antes 0

Stocks rallied on Thursday as lawmakers reached a deal to increase the debt ceiling in the short-term, according to Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 337.95 points, or roughly 1%, to 34,754.94 helped by gains in Visa, Nike and Home Depot. The S&P 500 rallied 0.8% to 4,399.76, and the technology-focused…

The ‘Orient Express’ is a real train — and taking a ride is not cheap

The ‘Orient Express’ is a real train — and taking a ride is not cheap

October 8, 2021 Arden Roberie 0

Before the dawn of private jets and business class flights, royalty and high society members traveled through Europe onboard luxury trains.Now anyone can do it — if they are willing and able to spend £1,700 ($2,300) for a one-night trip.That’s the starting rate to go from Florence to Paris aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, a historic…

Nike wins teen vote, but this footwear stock has an advantage, trader says

Nike wins teen vote, but this footwear stock has an advantage, trader says

October 7, 2021 Tyisha Noren 0

Footwear and apparel stocks are getting attention.A survey of 10,000 U.S. teens released Tuesday placed Nike in the top spot among their favorite footwear and apparel brands, with Adidas also ranking in the top three for footwear and pulling fourth alongside Lululemon for apparel.Nike shoes are displayed at a shoe store on September 27, 2021…