Omicron

NY Fed Develops New Index to Measure Global Supply Chain Pressure

A group of New York Fed researchers has developed a new index to measure the critical factors underlying all global economic activity-supply chains.

Thousands More Flights Canceled as COVID-19 Continues to Disrupt Holiday Travel

Around 3,259 flights were canceled in total globally yesterday, of which around 1,474 were in the United States, according to the flight-tracking website, FlightAware.

The Epoch Times

CVS, Walgreens to Begin Limiting Covid Test Purchases

With the holidays just around the corner, many are scrambling to get tested amid the rapid spread of the Omicron variant.

Emily Rella

Delta CEO Asks CDC to Cut Quarantine Period for Breakthrough Covid Cases

The letter proposes that the current recommendation be halved -- from 10 days to five -- on the condition of a negative test.

Amanda Breen

4 Ways to Lead Your Organization Through the Omicron Surge

Leaders are scrambling to minimize the highly contagious variant's impact on employees' mental health and engagement, while avoiding another wave of the Great Resignation.

Claire Brummell

3 Stocks Leading The Omicron Rebound

The latest market recovery may be the most unlikely of the bunch. These are the three stocks leading the S&P sleigh higher in a possible push to yet another record...

MarketBeat Staff

Weekly Jobless Claims Rise Again After Touching 52-Year Low

The rebound in initial claims breaks an eight-week straight run of declines.

Bitcoin Price Falls Below $57,000 as Omicron News Batters the Market

Ongoing reports of the globally spreading Covid-19 variant have hit stocks and cryptocurrencies hard in recent days.

Amanda Breen

Omicron Emergence Revives Fears of Stagflation: El-Erian

"Now economic growth faces greater challenges," El-Erian wrote, arguing that the Omicron headlines could revive fears of stagflation, a combination of rising inflation and slowing economic growth.

The Epoch Times