Tag: equity markets

Question not whether AMD can take market share from Intel, but just how much

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. has become more of a threat to larger rival Intel Corp. as it has ever been, and the question now is...

Chipotle’s lunchtime business is picking up, a sign that workers are heading back to the office

Lunchtime at Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. is picking up, according to Chief Financial Officer Jack Hartung, a sign that workers are heading back to their...

Dow opens higher as stocks extend rebound rally

U.S. stocks opened higher Wednesday, as healthy corporate earnings reports support a rebound from a plunge that kicked off the week on fears that the...

Can Harley-Davidson revive a rally in its stock with an expected swing to a profit and doubling of revenue?

Harley-Davidson Inc. is scheduled to report second-quarter results before Wednesday’s open, with Wall Street expecting the iconic motorcycle maker to swing to a profit on...

Dow books 725-point loss, worst day since October, as spread of delta variant and global tensions rattle investors

U.S. stocks closed sharply lower Monday, joining the selloff in global equities, as concerns grew about the spread of the delta variant of the coronavirus...

What does a mature streaming service look like? Netflix is about to show us

Netflix Inc. proved to the world that streaming video could be a big business. Now it will show the world what that business looks like...

A benchmark-beating robot thinks AMC will outperform Facebook and GameStop. It likes these other stocks, too.

An exchange-traded fund run by artificial intelligence bought AMC stock at the beginning of July, preferring shares in the cinema chain and retail investor favorite...

Opinion: Expect a 10% or worse correction in U.S. stocks by mid-August, says this forecaster with a proven track record

Get ready for the most severe correction since the bull market began in March 2020. To be sure, predictions are a dime a dozen on...

Dow futures drift higher as investors watch for retail sales to end the week

U.S. stock-index futures on Friday were trading slightly higher ahead of a data on June retail sales, after a week featuring assurances by Federal Reserve...

Small-cap stocks are getting crushed this week — here’s what it means

The reflation trade giveth and the reflation trade taketh away. That’s been the case for U.S. small-cap stock-market investors since last fall, with the recent...

Flexicap funds help balance risks, returns

Notwithstanding the fierce second wave of covid-19, Indian equity markets have continued their rally upward. Benchmark indices such as the BSE Sensex and Nifty have...

Stay bullish and buy dips in the S&P 500 because it will keep grinding higher, says this strategist

That grind higher should continue, with the blue-chip index heading for more highs ahead, according to financial newsletter The Kobeissi Letter in our call of...

Get ready for peak earnings growth as second-quarter results kick off this week

Stock indexes shot back into record territory Friday, a day after their stumble sparked by tumbling Treasury yields and economic growth concerns. Equities could be...

Here’s your chance to buy bank stocks before rising interest rates boost profits

Shares of the largest U.S. banks have staged a recovery following the stock market’s pandemic low point last year. But they have lagged behind the...

Dow drops 300 points as growth scare triggers fall in bond yields

U.S. stocks fell sharply Thursday as yields on government bonds extended their decline with investors shying away from bets on a blistering economic recovery and...

Inflows into equity MFs almost halve in June as redemption pressure increases

Mumbai: Net inflows into equity mutual fund schemes reduced to half in June as redemption pressure intensified slightly with investors rushing to book profits following...

Opinion: We’re looking at stocks as money pots and that’s just not in the cards

If Warren Buffett is right that investors should be fearful when others are greedy, then we should be scared right now. Really scared. Consider by...

Stock futures pause for breath with S&P 500, Nasdaq at records

U.S. stock-index futures were in a holding pattern near record highs on Tuesday as investors returned from a three-day weekend. Investors were also keeping tabs...

The Stellantis EV day is coming. Here’s what to know.

Stellantis, the world’s fourth-largest car maker, will host its EV Day on Thursday and unveil more details around its electrification strategy. The company, formed earlier...

Opinion: The tax shock that could save Social Security

If they come for our Social Security and Medicare checks in a few years’ time – and there is an ominous chance that they might –...

Opinion: Why high-quality, trustworthy companies have beaten the S&P 500 by 30%-50%

Trust is one of the most valuable assets a company can cultivate.  Within an organization, trust percolates into culture. Outside an organization, it translates into loyalty. ...

Inflation has ‘really rung’ an alarm for equities forecast, Acadian portfolio manager says

Inflationary pressures are bearing down on Acadian Asset Management’s forecast for the stock market as part of its multi-asset outlook. “In equities, the combination of...

European stocks rise ahead of U.S. payrolls data, closing out trading week marked by delta variant concerns

European equities climbed higher on Friday ahead of the release of key U.S. economic data. Stock-market indexes across the region looked set to close out...

Gold logs back-to-back gains to start July, second half of 2021

Gold futures finished higher Thursday, supported by opportunistic buying and an unwind of short bets overnight, amid a rise in the dollar to a three-month...

Micron expects memory demand to remain strong, will sell Utah plant to Texas Instruments

Micron Technology Inc. expects memory-chip demand to remain high even as the supply of other types of computer chips meets customer needs, the company said...