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Ahead of major tech earnings, Meta results are ready to shed light on the Nasdaq Composite COMP, +2.00% for Thursday. The S&P 500 SPX, +1.05% also points to gains as investors take a half-full view of the Fed meeting. LaDucTrading.com founder Samantha LaDuc worries investors are in the clutches of another Fed misreading. “The market … Read more

FTC loses antitrust challenge to Facebook Parent Meta

WASHINGTON—Federal judge refuses to stop meta-platforms Inc. META 2.79% acquisition of virtual reality startup Within Unlimited, offering a setback to antitrust authorities at the Federal Trade Commission seeking to block the deal, a person familiar with the decision said. In a sealed court ruling issued overnight, U.S. District Judge Edward Davila in San Jose, Calif., … Read more