Biden says investors 'don't need me,' calls for end of 'era of shareholder capitalism' The former vice president said Donald Trump has been too focused on the stock market during his response to the coronavirus pandemic. Wall Street firm tells clients Biden won't be moving too far left if he beats Trump Signum Global Advisors told clients Thursday that it isn't convinced Joe Biden will be as progressive as some might hope if he becomes president. Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Virgin Galactic, Redfin, Carnival and more See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell. Stock futures rise after Thursday's wild session Stock futures were flat on Thursday night following a mixed session in which coronavirus concerns pushed investors further into tech shares. Biden uses progressive message to roll out his moderate economic plan The message Biden laid out in opening remarks echoes ideas from progressive Democrats, who have pushed for Biden to use the moment to rewrite rules with drastically wider social safety nets and much higher taxes on the wealthy.