LendingClub surged in the past year. Its CEO sees ‘sustained growth’

Scott Sanborn, CEO of LendingClub Ari Levy | CNBC LendingClub has been left to die. Shares of the leading fintech company have been in the doldrums for years after co-founder Renaud Laplanche was ousted in 2016, trading at less than $5 a share in July 2020. But LendingClub, which offers online personal loans so users … Read more

Top Street analysts are bullish on stocks like Netflix & GM

The new GM logo appears on the facade of GM’s headquarters in Detroit, Michigan, March 16, 2021. Rebecca Cook | Reuters Earnings season is drawing to a close, and companies have provided investors and analysts with insight into their plans for growth in the coming quarters. For a number of companies, this has been an … Read more

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Criminals exploit buy now, pay later services like Klarna and Afterpay

The Klarna logo is displayed on the phone screen. Jacob Borzeki | Norfoto | Getty Images London – buy now, pay later services are not only popular among consumers. They have also proven to be a huge hit with criminals. Fraudulent activity is on the rise on some of the industry’s largest buy now and … Read more

PayPal shares drop after Bernstein downgrades stock

A sign is placed outside PayPal’s headquarters in San Jose, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images PayPal shares sank more than 5% Wednesday after Bernstein analysts downgraded the stock from a buy-to-hold and lowered its target price to $220 from $260, citing concerns that the company faces a wide range of risks. PayPal shares are … Read more

What Jim Cramer is watching in the market Wednesday

An electric Rivian R1T pickup truck during the company’s initial public offering outside the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York, U.S., on Wednesday, November 10, 2021. Bing Guan | Bloomberg | Getty Images (This article was first sent to CNBC Investing Club members with Jim Cramer. For real-time updates in your inbox, Subscribe here.) What I’m … Read more

UK buy now, pay later start-up Zilch raises funds for U.S. expansion

Someone using the Zilch app. Zilch LONDON – British start-up Zilch is riding a “buy now, pay later” wave to America. The London-based company said on Wednesday it had raised $110 million in a new round of funding valued at $2 billion — four times Zelch’s $500 million in the last private investment round eight … Read more

Pfizer, Canada Goose, Live Nation and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Pfizer (PFE) — Shares of the drug maker rose 9.4% in premarket trading after a study showed that an experimental Covid-19 antiviral pill reduced the risk of hospitalization and death by nearly 90%. Pfizer said it would ask regulators to approve the pill as soon as … Read more

Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey says ‘hyperinflation’ will happen soon in the U.S. and the world

Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter and the co-founder and CEO of Square, speaks during the Bitcoin 2021 Convention at the Mana Convention Center in Miami, Florida, on June 4, 2021. Marco Bello | AFP | Getty Images Twitter founder Jack Dorsey has shared the topic of spiraling inflation in the US, saying things are only … Read more

Klarna tightens credit checks in UK ahead of buy now, pay later rules

The Klarna logo is displayed on a smartphone. Rafael Henrique | SOPA photos | LightRocket via Getty Images Swedish fintech company Klarna said Monday it is introducing a number of changes to its products in the UK, as the country’s regulators prepare to tighten regulation over the fast-growing “buy now, pay later” industry. One of … Read more