Here are Monday’s biggest analyst calls of the day: Ford, McDonald’s, Alphabet, Etsy, Apple & more

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Taxes and inflation will be key themes for markets in the week ahead

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Source: NYSE The final week of April is going to be a busy one for markets with a Federal Reserve meeting and a deluge of earnings news. Hot topics in markets will continue to be inflation and taxes. President Joe Biden is expected to detail … Read more

Companies quiet on whether they will keep donating to GOP supporters of Georgia voting law

Several major corporations in Georgia have criticized the state’s controversial new voting restrictions, signed into law last week by GOP Gov. Brian Kemp.  But some of those companies are keeping quiet on whether they will continue making donations to Kemp and other Georgia Republicans who support the law. CNBC reached out to six companies to … Read more

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp dismisses corporate backlash over election law

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp on CNBC’s “Closing Bell” on Wednesday dismissed corporate backlash against voting legislation he signed into law. The governor on Thursday signed a sweeping GOP-backed election bill that civil rights advocates say disproportionately hurts voters of color. The legislation adds new identification requirements to absentee voting, limits ballot drop boxes and prohibits … Read more

Major U.S. companies take aim at Georgia’s new voting restrictions

Republican Governor Brian Kemp signs the law S.B. 202, a restrictive voting law that activists have said aimed to curtail the influence of Black voters who were instrumental in state elections that helped Democrats win the White House and narrow control of the U.S. Senate, in this handout photo posted to Kemp’s Twitter feed on … Read more

Georgia voting rights activists pressure big corporations to oppose GOP-backed ballot restrictions

Civil rights and activist groups are turning up the pressure on large Georgia companies like Coca-Cola and Delta Airlines to oppose sweeping voting restrictions proposed by Republican state legislators. “We’ve got the power of organized people. They’ve got the power of organized money. And between us and them, we could put pressure on these legislators … Read more

Stanley Druckenmiller, Bill Ackman are among the big early investors in hot IPO Coupang

Stanley Druckenmiller (L), and Bill Ackman CNBC South Korean e-commerce giant Coupang, which soared in its Wall Street debut, got early backing from a couple high-profile investors: Stanley Druckenmiller and Bill Ackman. Coupang, dubbed the Amazon of South Korea, nearly doubled from its initial public offering price of $35 per share shortly after Thursday’s midday … Read more

Amazon uses an app called Mentor to track and discipline delivery drivers

Amazon vans line up at a distribution center to pick up packages for delivery on Amazon Prime Day, July 16, 2019, in Orlando, Florida. Paul Hennessy | NurPhoto | Getty Images Last week, Amazon triggered privacy concerns when it confirmed it’s rolling out AI-enabled cameras in vans used by some of its contracted delivery partners. … Read more

Amazon is using AI-equipped cameras in delivery vans and some drivers are concerned about privacy

An Amazon.com delivery driver carries boxes into a van outside of a distribution facility on February 2, 2021 in Hawthorne, California. Patrick T. Fallon | AFP | Getty Images Amazon drivers at some U.S. facilities will soon have an extra set of eyes watching them when they hit the road to make their daily deliveries.  … Read more

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: GameStop, AMC Entertainment, Harley-Davidson and more

A medical worker wearing a mask walks near the AMC movie theater in Times Square amid the coronavirus pandemic on May 7, 2020 in New York City. Alexi Rosenfeld | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. GameStop —Shares of the video game retailer swooned more than 50% in midday trading … Read more