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Peloton Dominates Home Spinning But Rival Won’t Let It Say So

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Peloton Stock Goes Up As Home Workouts Increase

Photographer: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images 

Peloton Interactive Inc. has gained cult status during Covid-19 as gyms have shut, dominating the electronic exercise bike craze and achieving its first $1 billion-sales quarter.

One thing it hasn’t been able to do: use the term “spinning.”