The last time I wrote about BlackBerry (NYSE:BB) was in mid-June. At the time, I said BB stock is something I would NOT want to own.  Source: Shutterstock And while BB has since lost 23% of its value, it’s still up 57% year-to-date and 119% over the past year. As a result, BlackBerry’s market capitalization…

Duolingo (NASDAQ:DUOL) reported excellent Q2 earnings on Aug. 11, essentially riding a wave of growth in language learning. The company just went public on July 26, raising about $406.2 million at $102 per share, according to its prospectus. (This was on top of the $114.6 million it already held, giving it a total of $520.8…

Quantumscape (NYSE:QS) stock is charging higher on Wednesday after providing an update on its electric vehicle (EV) batteries in its Q2 update. Source: Michael Vi/Shutterstock.com According to a shareholder letter, Quantumscape is moving forward with the development of its 10-layer cells. That’s important to note as the company’s goal was to have data for these…

Covid-19’s disruptive influence wasn’t limited to publicly traded securities already trading on the market. The schedule for initial public offerings, or IPOs, was also thrown for a loop. However, a dramatic decrease in Covid cases set the stage for a rush of new stocks. To understand the dynamics of IPOs, I highly recommend reading books…