Zynga, Lululemon, Virgin Orbit, Tilray: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

Updated Jan. 10, 2022 9:34 am ET Wall Street stock indexes opened lower ahead of inflation data and the first wave of major earnings reports later this week. Here’s what we’re watching in Monday’s trading: It’s a happy day in FarmVille: Take-Two Interactive TTWO -1.45% is acquiring Zynga ZNGA -1.10% in a stock-and-cash deal. Zynga … Read more

Virgin Galactic Stock: Best Time To Go Long Is Now (NYSE:SPCE)

David McNew/Getty Images News Investment Thesis Despite reaching the most important milestone in its history, Virgin Galactic (NYSE:SPCE) shredded off nearly 80% of its value since June last year. Although it is still one year away from the first revenue-generating spaceflight, the extend of its selloff is not warranted considering its progress and $1bn in … Read more

VORB Stock Alert: Why Is Virgin Orbit Blasting Off Today?

Right now, investors in Virgin Orbit (NASDAQ:speech) are happy it’s Friday. VORB stock has soared more than 25% higher today, finally gaining some altitude after days of nosediving following the company’s high-profile special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) merger last week. Source: shutterstock.com/viewimage News that Virgin Orbit rung the opening bell of the Nasdaq exchange has been … Read more

ADS Advance – Virgin Orbit partners with Horizon Technologies

in Space Posted 4 January 2022 · Add Comment Virgin Orbit has signed a termsheet establishing a close and multi-faceted partnership with UK-based Horizon Technologies, which provides space-based Maritime Domain Awareness (MDA) through signals intelligence. Above: John Beckner, CEO, Horizon Technologies.Courtesy Horizon Technologies According to the agreement, Virgin Orbit will become Horizon’s preferred launch partner, … Read more

Virgin Orbit now on Nasdaq; first mission of 2022 to blast off this month

Virgin Orbit’s LauncherOne rocket deploys from the firm’s modified Boeing 747. Photo courtesy of Virgin Orbit. Long Beach-based rocket manufacturer and launch service provider Virgin Orbit is officially a publicly traded company following the completion of its merger with special purpose acquisition company NextGen Acquisitions. NextGen stockholders approved the previously announced business combination on Dec. … Read more

Virgin Orbit Adds Two Seasoned Pros to Executive Team

Virgin Orbit Adds Two Seasoned Pros to Executive Team Press Release From: Virgin Orbit Posted: Thursday, February 4, 2021 Virgin Orbit, the California-based satellite launch company, announced today the addition of two well-respected space industry leaders to its executive team. Kirk Pysher has joined the company as its new Vice President of Mission Assurance, Quality … Read more

Virgin Orbit’s Nasdaq listing falls short of fundraising target

Virgin Orbit, Sir Richard Branson’s second space company to reach the stock market, is set to start trading publicly on Thursday after raising less than half of its target of almost $500m. The lacklustre debut on the Nasdaq exchange follows a last-minute announcement by Branson’s Virgin Group that it would inject as much as $100m … Read more

Virgin Orbit Satellite Launch Company Set to Go Public

Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit, a satellite launch and services company, will officially become a publicly traded company following its merger with special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) NextGen Acquisition Corp. II (NASDAQ: NGCA). The merger, which was approved by NextGen’s shareholders in a proxy vote Tuesday, allows Virgin Orbit to be listed on the Nasdaq … Read more

Join CEO of Virgin Orbit in Fireside Chat Wednesday at 2PM ET

IPO Edge and the Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association will host a fireside chat with the CEO of Virgin Orbit, LLC on Wednesday, Dec. 22 at 2pm ET to discuss the company’s space launch offerings, technology and related advantages, massive TAM opportunity, and the pending business combination with NextGen Acquisition Corp. II (NASDAQ: NGCA). The … Read more

Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit reaches space on second try, company says

The Virgin Orbit ‘Cosmic Girl’ — a modified Boeing Co. 747-400 carrying a LauncherOne rocket under its wing — takes off from Mojave Air and Space Port in Mojave, Calif., on its second orbital launch demonstration on Jan. 17, 2021.Matt Hartman/The Associated Press Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit reached space on Sunday, eight months after the … Read more