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LAZR Stock Price Increased By 15.02%: All You Need To Know



Luminar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAZR)’s stock price increased by 15.02% as of April 26’21, 4PM EDT Market close. The closing price of April 26 was 25.51, showing a surge of 3.33 over the previous closing price of 22.18. The opening price was 23.91. 

Luminar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAZR) is an autonomous vehicle sensor and software company with the vision to make autonomy safe and ubiquitous by delivering the only lidar and associated software that meets the industry’s stringent performance, safety, and economic requirements. Luminar has rapidly gained over 50 industry partners, including 8 of the top 10 global automakers. Luminar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAZR)’s stock price reached 26.38, at its highest. The pre-market price remains stagnant at 25.51 as of  7:51AM EDT, April 27.

Luminar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ; LAZR), the global leader in automotive lidar hardware and software technology unveiled its partnership with Airbus UpNext, Airbus SE’s subsidiary created to give future flight technologies a development fast-track by building, evaluating, maturing and validating new products and services that encompass radical technological breakthroughs.

The effort is part of the new Airbus Flightlab ecosystem launched in January 2021 that spans across the entire scope of Airbus’ business lines, and uses flight testing as the principal means of proving out a variety of future technologies. The collaboration with Luminar will see teams of experts from both companies working closely to enhance sensing, perception, and system-level capabilities to ultimately enable safe, autonomous flight.

“As the world’s largest aircraft manufacturer, Airbus has a long history of actively setting a new bar for the future of the aerospace industry, and the Luminar partnership with Airbus UpNext only furthers that trend,” said Austin Russell, CEO and Founder of Luminar Technologies. “We’re able to directly re-apply what we’ve accomplished for the automotive industry into aviation, an established nearly $1 trillion industry. We believe that automation and safety enhancements will transform how we move across all modes of transport as we take our technology from roads to the skies. We look forward to accelerating our shared vision to define the future of flying.”

The primary goal of the platform is to increase aircraft safety and ultimately enable autonomous operation with automatic obstacle detection. Luminar’s technology is based on its high performance lidar sensors, which emit millions of pulses of laser light to accurately detect where objects are by scanning the environment in 3D. It is key in enabling future aviation technologies including autonomous urban air mobility (UAM) transport modes because it serves as a central basis for safe takeoff, landing, and in-flight decision making. It also has the potential to substantially improve the safety of existing aircraft applications.

“Partnering with Luminar, an industry leader in safe autonomous technologies, will help us define and explore the next step towards more autonomous flight vehicles,” said Dr. Sandra Bour Schaeffer, CEO of Airbus UpNext and Head of Airbus Group Demonstrators.


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Apart From Bitcoin: AMC Theatres to Announces Allow ETH, LTC, and BCH as Payments, CEO Speaks




America’s largest cinema chain, AMC theatres, says that it will accept payments in more crypto assets except for just BTC. The entertainment giant originally announced that it would accept Bitcoin payments on August 9. In a statement on September 15, Adam Aron, the AMC Chief Executive, said the corporation would be extending the number of cryptocurrencies it would allow as payment methods. Aron affirmed that by the time BTC payments are billowed out ere the point of the year, AMC would also expect to accept Litecoin, Ethereum, and Bitcoin Cash. Adam tweeted that –

 “Cryptocurrency enthusiasts: you likely know @AMCTheatres has announced we will accept Bitcoin for online ticket and concession payments by year-end 2021. I can confirm today that when we do so, we also expect that we similarly will accept Ethereum, Litecoin, and Bitcoin Cash.

While the company’s August wages call, Aron also asserted that clients would also pay through Apple Pay and Google Pay by year’s end. However, neither of the tech oligopolies promotes crypto. At the time, he noted that many of the firm’s new retail investors were highly passionate about cryptocurrency. AMC shares mounted when they became a meme stock supported by retail traders on Reddit’s disgraceful WallStreetBets forum fresh this year. Share values were up a mountainous 2,242% since the year’s inception when they swapped at just 2 dollars. Over the former month, AMC stock has grown 37% to touch 46.86 dollars milestone as of the market close past, according to Yahoo! Finance. AMC stock mounted to an all-time high of 62.55 dollars before departing 25% to current levels in preceding June.

Furthermore, crypto-asset businesses have climbed higher throughout the morning’s Asian trading gathering. CoinGecko is inscribing a 3% increase in cumulative market capitalization, which has developed by 50 dollars billion to touch 2.26 trillion dollars at writing. Ethereum is presently influencing the high cap pack with a profit of 8% on the heyday, forging prices to record a weekly high of 3,675 dollars. ETH requires apparent permanence at the 3,900 dollar level to secure further meaningful gains, while on the downside, they must look for assistance at 3,200 dollars. Bitcoin has calculated 3% on the day to relinquish 48,260 dollars at the time of writing, following a precious cross and negotiating at its most precious level since the September 7 business depreciation. 

Bitcoin and the entire crypto market seem unstoppable. As needless to say, Bitcoin was later adopted as legal tender shortly this month by the nation El Salvador. In any case, the world-first move was assailed by early-stage troubles, similar to a furious dissent by suspicious residents, innovative errors, and a dunk in the digital money obfuscated the rollout. The striking examination got off to a rough beginning when soon after midnight, Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele whined the public authority upheld Bitcoin application was not accessible on different Internet stages, including Apple and Huawei. 

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Top 5 Stock Price Gainers of May 17: US Stock Market




Consumer Automotive Finance, Inc. (OTCMKTS: NWAU)

Consumer Automotive Finance, Inc. (OTCMKTS: NWAU)’s stock price increased by 22.50%. The closing price as of May 16 was $0.0400, over which, the price increased by $0.0090 on May 17. The closing price as of May 17 stands at $0.0490. The opening price was $0.0625, the range was 0.0400 – 0.0625 and the volume was 199,804. 


Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: APLS)

The stock price of Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: APLS) stands at $53.60 as of May 17. The price shows a growth of $8.80(19.88%) over the previous ( May 16) closing price of $44.26.  The opening price as of May 17 was $49.01; the day’s range was 48.96 – 54.25. The volume was above average, being 6,234,624.


Globalstar, Inc. (NYSE: GSAT)

Globalstar, Inc. (NYSE: GSAT)’s closing stock as of May 17 stands at $1.3600. The price shows a growth of $0.2200 (19.30%) over the previous ( May 16) closing price of $1.1400. May 17’s opening price was $1.1000 and the day’s range was 1.1000 – 1.3800. The volume was 24,374,234, slightly above average. 


Hecla Mining Company (NYSE: HL)

Hecla Mining Company (NYSE: HL)’s stock price increased by a huge amount of 16.53%. The previous price, i.e, May 16’s price was $7.56. The current price as of May 17, is $8.81 which is $1.25 more than the previous closing price. The opening price of May 17 was $7.73. The price range for the day was 7.65 – 8.88; the volume was 23,888,169.


Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ: DISCB)

$80.18 is the current( as of May 17) stock price of Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ: DISCB). The price shows a growth of $9.67 (13.71%) over the previous (May 16) closing price of $70.51.  The pre-market price as of  4:04AM EDT, May 18 remains the same as the closing price of May 17, $80.18 .

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AbCellera Biologics Inc. (NASDAQ: ABCL)

AbCellera Biologics Inc. (NASDAQ: ABCL)’s stock price increased by 8.74% over the previous closing price of $28.25. The price, as of May 12 closing price, is $30.72. The Pre-market price is stagnant as of 4:59 AM EDT, May 13. 


UWM Holdings Corporation Class (NYSE: UWMC) 

UWM Holdings Corporation Class (NYSE: UWMC)’s stock price increased by 8.96% on May 12. May 12’s closing price was $0.59 more than the previous ( May 11) closing price of $6.79. The opening price of May 12 was $6.74; the range was 6.70 – 7.61 and the volume was 9,919,270. However, the Pre-market price says a different story. The price has dropped, as of 5:35 AM EDT by 3.12% and currently stands at $7.15.


CVR Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CVI)

CVR Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CVI)’ stock price as of May 12 was $22.77, which is $1.79 more than the previous closing price of $20.98. The day’s range was  22.02-23.90 and the volume was 1,595,046. The opening price as of May 12 was $22.96.


Intercorp Financial Services Inc. (NYSE: IFS)

Intercorp Financial Services Inc. (NYSE: IFS)’s stock price increased by 11.31%. The closing price as of May 12 was $29.43, which is $2.26(8.32%) more than the previous closing price of $27.17. The volume was 82,164 and the range was 27.16 – 29.86. The opening price of May 12  was $25.14. 


Pershing Square Tontine Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: PSTH)

Pershing Square Tontine Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: PSTH)’ stock price increased by a good amount of 7.33%. The closing price as of May 12 was $24.38, which is $1.75 more than the previous closing price of  $22.63. The price has dropped as of 5:17 AM EDT, May 13, Pre-market, and stands at $24.22. 

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