Virgin Galactic Beats SpaceX to Wall Street Because Musk Is Dragging His Feet

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Virgin Galactic made its debut on Wall Street with the ticker SPCE. The stock gained 9 percent on Monday as traders clamored for shares of the only commercial space travel firm on Wall Street. Despite investors’ appetite for space stocks, SpaceX is unlikely to follow suit. The firm’s future plans are focused on getting to … Read more

Could Richard Branson Send Under Armour Stock Into the Stratosphere?

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Under Armour (NYSE: UAA) stock is underperforming the stock market year-to-date, with 12% gains vs. 20% for the S&P 500 index. If anyone can resuscitate a lagging stock, it’s Richard Branson, the billionaire entrepreneur behind space exploration company Virgin Galactic. Branson turned to Under Armour to design the spacesuits that will eventually take him and … Read more

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic IPO Ups the Ante for Musk and Bezos

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At last, investors can soon buy shares in a space-travel company. Richard Branson is the first-mover. The billionaire is opening up Virgin Galactic to outside investment in an upcoming IPO. The deal is expected to happen before year-end, keeping the IPO ball rolling in 2019. It is a boon for all of private-sector space travel … Read more