The Bamboo Splinter

Daily small bites to keep you in touch with the best investment opportunities in the world.
Created 08 Jun 2020
  • Tesla’s New EV for Kids
    03 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    Hello there, Tesla (TSLA) just launched a new EV model that is designed for kids. Why this matters: I guess Tesla has finally delivered on its Cybertruck launch. The Cyberquad - a four-wheeled ATV mod...
  • A new Square on the Block
    02 Dec 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    Hello there, Square (SQ) has renamed itself Block to reflect its focus on technologies such as blockchain and expand beyond its original credit card-reader business. Why this matters: The company anno...
  • Apple: Still I rise
    01 Dec 2021 • 1 min read
    Hello there, Apple (AAPL) shares were one of the few that recorded gains when almost every other tech stock trading in red. Why this matters: Investors and analysts had different theories as to why th...
  • Jack Dorsey is leaving Twitter
    30 Nov 2021 • 1 min read
    Hello there, Jack Dorsey announced that he is stepping down as Twitter (TWTR) CEO. Why this matters: He will be replaced by CTO, Parag Agrawal, who has been with the company for over a decade. Dorsey ...
  • The Omicron Variant has everyone in a frenzy
    29 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    Hello there, The emergence of the new COVID variant sent the market lower. Why this matters: Drug companies are moving swiftly to examine the effectiveness of their vaccines against the new Omicron va...
  • Didi is leaving the U.S. stock market
    26 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 5 0
    Hello there, Shares of Chinese ride-hailing company, Didi (DIDI) sank after regulators asked the company to delist from the U.S. Why this matters: This decision from Chinese regulators comes amidst co...
  • Payment companies are feeling the heat
    24 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 7 0
    Hello there, Payment stocks are under pressure since the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in Europe. Why this matters: This has raised fears that the return of widespread lockdowns could lead to a sharp...
  • GM is diving into Electric Boats
    23 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 3 0
    Hello there, General Motors (GM) is officially moving into the electric boat space in a deal with Pure Watercraft. Why this matters: The company has acquired a 25% stake in the electric boat company. ...
  • Ford & Rivian cancel EV plans
    22 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 3 0
    Hello there, Ford (F) and Rivian (RIVN) have canceled their plans to make an EV together. Why this matters: CEO, Jim Farley said that it was going to be complicated to combine Rivian’s electric archit...
  • Gen Z prefer TikTok to Instagram
    19 Nov 2021 • 1 min read
    Hello there, According to a survey, more American teens are using TikTok more than Instagram (FB) on a weekly basis. Why this matters: TikTok usage is spiking among young Americans at Instagram’s expe...
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