Vera Bradley founders Pat and Barb look back on the past 40 years as they embark on the metaverse

Vera Bradley founders Pat and Barb look back on the past 40 years as they embark on the metaverse

New York CNN — It all started with a knock at the door four decades ago. It was 1982 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and Patricia R. Miller was stopping by to introduce herself to her new neighbor Barbara Bradley Baekgaard. “I happened to be the welcoming committee of one,” Miller told CNN Business with a … Read more

The perils and promises of quantum computing are approaching

The perils and promises of quantum computing are approaching

The stern warning came from one of the tech world’s most prominent CEOs. Sitting before an audience at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland three years ago, Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai said quantum computing had the power to transform humanity’s understanding of the natural world. , allowing scientists to create new drugs and better … Read more

Convertible sales fall in the United States on the popularity of electric vehicles and SUVs

Convertible sales fall in the United States on the popularity of electric vehicles and SUVs

Ford Mustang 2024 Source: Ford Convertibles – once a sign of outdoor freedom, road trips and summer adventures – are disappearing as the auto industry shifts to fully electric cars and more rugged sport utility vehicles. Sales of traditional convertibles such as the Chevrolet Camaro and Ford Mustang, as well as roadsters such as the … Read more

US real estate market in ‘deep recession’ says economist

US real estate market in ‘deep recession’ says economist

The U.S. housing market is in the midst of a “deep recession” that could put pressure on the Federal Reserve to ease interest rate hikes, a prominent economist warned on Monday. According to the National Association of Home Builders, homebuilder confidence fell for the ninth consecutive month in September as soaring mortgage rates and high … Read more

Lennar, Coinbase, Array Technologies and more

Lennar, Coinbase, Array Technologies and more

A worker in a Lennar house under construction. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images News | Getty Images Check out the companies making the biggest moves Monday noon: DR Horton, Lennar, PulteGroup – Homebuilder stocks rose on Monday after KeyBanc doubled down on the sector to overweight it instead of underweight it. Analyst Kenneth Zener said … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, September 19

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, September 19

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, September 14, 2022. Source: NYSE Here are the most important information investors need to start their trading day: 1. Bad morning for stocks U.S. stock markets were on track to open lower on Monday morning, adding to the lingering misery of last week’s losses. Investors are eagerly waiting … Read more