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Financial Focus: Twitter shares tumble after banning Trump

Posted at 10:12 PM, Jan 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-12 10:42:55-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — In today's Financial Focus, we have a check of the stock market and the stocks with ties to Las Vegas.

Shares of Twitter falling today after the company announced it had banned President Trump.

Shares fell nearly 10% before regaining some ground.

Even after Monday's drop, Twitter shares are still up about 45% over the past year.

In other financial news, small businesses can start applying for the new Paycheck Protection Program loans on Monday.

The latest COVID-19 relief package includes $248 billion dollars.

Businesses can now apply for a second PPP loan.

Financial Focus is sponsored by Clark County Credit Union. Watch it weekdays on 13 Action News.