10 things you need to know before the opening bell

SourceBusiness Insider
SectorFinancial Markets
CountryMiddle east

Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. For the latest news out of D.C., sign up here for 10 Things in Politics. Here's what you need to know before markets open. 1. US stocks are set to slip after touching record highs. See what markets are doing today. 2.

The UK economy shrank by a record 9.9% in 2020. This was the worst contraction since records began and likely its sharpest slump overall in 300 years. 3. Sorry, but $1,000 Gamestop call options or 7-cent Dogecoin won't get you out of the basement. Learning these six financial modeling skills (in under two days) actually might... 4. PayPal is unlikely to invest cash in cryptocurrencies. But it believes the transition to digital currencies is inevitable and sees massive potential in digital wallets. 5. Dogecoin's creator sold all his coins 6 years ago after getting laid off. Billy Markus said he's no longer part of the Dogecoin project and doesn't own...read more...