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Matt Egan CNN Business

Exxon uses Big Tobacco's playbook to downplay the climate crisis, Harvard study finds

The peer-reviewed study found that Exxon (XOM) publicly equates demand for energy to an indefinite need for...

Nasdaq's computer system literally can't handle Berkshire Hathaway's sky-high stock price

For decades, Warren Buffett has refused to split Berkshire Hathaway's (BRKA) sky-high Class A shares, which traded...

New homes cost $36,000 more because of an epic shortage of lumber

The shortage is delaying construction of badly needed new homes, complicating renovations of existing ones and causing...

Biden at 100 days: Hottest stock market since JFK

The S&P 500 is up 8.6% since the market close on January 20, the final day of...

Pledging to go green doesn't just help corporate brands. It boosts stocks

Cynics may see these environmental announcements as mere marketing ploys designed to win brownie points from climate-nervous...

Oil prices went negative a year ago. Now the glut is gone

The once-in-a-century pandemic caused oil demand to collapse at an unfathomable pace. Supply swelled as Saudi Arabia...

This $800 million whistleblower program is losing its top cop

Jane Norberg is leaving the SEC on Friday, after presiding over a four-and-half-year period during which the...

Massachusetts wants to pull the plug on Robinhood

The Massachusetts Securities Division escalated its months-long battle against the controversial startup Thursday by moving to revoke...