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The top business headlines from The Wall Street Journal, three times daily. Whether it’s the latest on overseas markets, economic news out of Washington or closing numbers from Wall Street, you'll be in the know in a flash.

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The top business headlines from The Wall Street Journal, three times daily. Whether it’s the latest on overseas markets, economic news out of Washington or closing numbers from Wall Street, you'll be in the know in a flash.

Language:

English


Episodes

U.S. Stocks Rise With Eye Toward Moderating Inflation

1/27/2023
Plus: Tesla shares rise 11% on the heels of this week’s earnings report. American Express shares up 10.6% as restaurant, travel and entertainment spending increased in the last quarter. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:32

Americans Spent Less in December, Another Sign of a Slowing Economy

1/27/2023
Plus: Chevron posts record annual profit amid higher oil prices. CVS, Walmart to cut pharmacy hours as staffing squeeze continues. J.R. Whalen reports. Correction: Walmart is cutting pharmacy hours. A previous version of this podcast incorrectly said it was Walgreens. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:16

GOP to Pick Party Leader as Some Oppose Re-Electing Ronna McDaniel

1/27/2023
FDA advisers support the idea of an annual, updated Covid-19 vaccine similar to the process for flu shots. Hasbro plans to shed 15% of its global workforce. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:38

U.S. Stocks Rally on Upbeat GDP Report

1/26/2023
Plus: Tesla shares rise 11% a day after reporting record profits. Bed Bath & Beyond shares fall more than 22% after banks determined the retailer defaulted on its loans. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:35

U.S. Economy Cooled to 2.9% Annual Rate in Fourth Quarter

1/26/2023
Plus: U.S. pressures Turkey to stop Russian airlines from flying American-made planes to and from the country. Southwest Airlines reports quarterly loss after last month’s widespread cancellations. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:06

DOT Probes Southwest Airlines’ Holiday-Travel Meltdown

1/26/2023
Toyota’s CEO is stepping down to become chairman. Meta is paying Buzzfeed millions of dollars to generate content for Facebook and Instagram. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:36

Tesla Reports Record Q4 Profit

1/25/2023
Plus: AT&T shares rise 6.6% after reporting wireless subscriber growth. We report exclusively that Juul Labs is in early-stage deal talks with several tobacco companies. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:24

States’ Abortion-Pill Restrictions Challenged in Lawsuits

1/25/2023
Plus: Boeing reports another quarterly loss, reiterates plans to increase jet production this year. Refinancing and home-purchase activity on the rise as mortgage rates decline. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:14

Germany Agrees to Send Tanks to Ukraine

1/25/2023
Sen. Joe Manchin says he will introduce a bill to delay new electric-vehicle tax credits. Tesla plans a $3.6 billion expansion at its plant near Reno, Nev. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:34

U.S. Stocks Finish Mixed; Microsoft Reports Sluggish Sales

1/24/2023
Plus: Alphabet shares close down 2% as the Justice Department seeks to break up Google’s advertising business. Microsoft sales rose last quarter at the slowest pace in more than six years. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:03:08

U.S. May Send Abrams M1 Tanks to Ukraine

1/24/2023
Military officials have warned the tanks require significant training and logistics support. “Everything Everywhere All At Once” emerges as frontrunner with 11 Academy Award nominations. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:20

White House Doesn’t Commit to Cooperating With GOP’s Document Probes

1/24/2023
Elon Musk testifies in federal court that he had the funding to take Tesla private in 2018. Google’s CEO says the company will cut executives’ bonuses. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:46

U.S. Stocks Rally as Fed Set for Smaller Interest-Rate Increases

1/23/2023
Plus: Microsoft up 1% after company announces investment in OpenAI. Gas prices have risen for four straight weeks. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:41

Fed Prepares for Smaller Interest-Rate Hike at Next Meeting

1/23/2023
Nasdaq gains 2% and Dow adds 300 points in early trading. FDA proposes annual Covid-19 vaccinations. U.S. weapons industry unprepared for a China conflict, report says. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:33

Suspect in Monterey Park Shooting Fatally Shot Himself, Police Say

1/23/2023
Banks plan a digital-wallet service to compete with PayPal and Apple Pay. Activist investor Elliott takes a significant stake in Salesforce. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:28

Nasdaq Posts Third Week of Gains; Dow, S&P Fall for the Week

1/20/2023
All three indexes post strong daily gains. Federal Reserve investigates Goldman Sachs’ consumer banking business, WSJ reports. Match Group bets on premium service for online dating app Hinge. Julie Chang reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:16

U.S. Home Sales Slip for 11th Straight Month

1/20/2023
Plus: U.S. urges Germany to send German-made tanks to Ukraine. Tesla CEO Elon Musk expected to take stand in trial over 2018 tweets. Charlotte Gartenberg reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:45

Crypto Lender Genesis Files for Bankruptcy

1/20/2023
Google parent Alphabet says it plans to cut 12,000 jobs. And Japan’s core inflation hits 4% for the first time in four decades. Kate Bullivant hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:42

U.S. Stocks Decline for Third Straight Day

1/19/2023
Plus: Netflix says co-CEO Reed Hasitngs to transition to executive chairman. Procter & Gamble down 2.1% after reporting lower quarterly profit. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:40

U.S. Reaches Borrowing Limit, Kicking Off Debt-Ceiling Debate

1/19/2023
Plus: Weekly jobless claims fall to lowest level since September. Procter & Gamble reports lower quarterly profit as consumers cut back on purchases. J.R. Whalwen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:28