The stock market saw mixed results today, with the S&P 500 closing at 4,890.97, the DOW at 38,109.43, and the QQQ at 423.81.
Investors are keeping an eye on SoFi stock, as it is expected to have significant earnings growth. This news has been well-received by the markets.
In the tech industry, there are two dominant players in the chip market, each with a 90% market share. These companies are undisputed leaders in their field.
The box office had a relatively quiet weekend, with the movie 'The Beekeeper' taking the top spot. However, there were some movies that received a boost in ticket sales due to their Oscar nominations.
Tensions in West Africa continue to escalate, as Mali, Niger, and Burkina Faso have decided to withdraw from the regional bloc ECOWAS. This move reflects the deepening conflicts in the region.
A recent projection in Finland indicates that Alexander Stubb has won the first round of the presidential election. This sets up a runoff on February 11th to determine the final winner.
According to a recent AP-NORC poll, a majority of Americans believe they pay too much in taxes. This finding highlights the ongoing concern about tax burdens in the country.