Netflix stock surges as ‘powerful shareholder return story’ looms

Netflix Inc. regained subscriber momentum as the pandemic wore on, though that may not be the biggest highlight from the company’s latest earnings report. For years, subscriber metrics have been the main driver of Netflix’s stock NFLX, +13.18%, but lately the company has been making progress on the financial front as well. Netflix predicted in […]

Oil prices extend gains on U.S. fiscal stimulus prospects as Biden inauguration looms

Oil futures advanced Wednesday, building on gains scored the previous session as traders penciled in expectations for aggressive pandemic aid spending by the incoming administration of Joe Biden. West Texas Intermediate crude for February delivery CL.1, +0.96% CLG21, +0.96% rose 44 cents, or 0.8%, to $53.42 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. March […]