U.S. stocks climbed after a string of upbeat earnings reports.
Wall Street skidded lower on Black Friday as investors reacted to fresh travel bans related to a variant of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 called B.1.1.529, that has been identified in South Africa.
The S&P 500 is still up almost 5% over the past seven weeks. That’s one reason a small dip isn’t concerning some strategists—yet.
In this article, we will be taking a look at 10 dividend stocks to buy and hold. To skip our detailed analysis of dividend investing, you can go directly to see the 5 Dividend Stocks to Buy and Hold. Apart from typical blue chip stocks like Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), […]
CEO Arvind Krishna is taking a page from Microsoft’s hugely successful playbook, doubling down on the cloud and artificial intelligence.
While prices could spiral out of control, demanding a hawkish response from the Federal Reserve, it is more likely the central bank won’t be able to hike rates next year, given the economy’s frailty.
Stifel Chief Equity Strategist Barry Bannister joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss the investor implications of a newly discovered COVID-19 variant as we enter the second winter of the pandemic.
Time may be short to protect yourself from this threat to your portfolio.
Fears of the new Omicron Covid variant slammed the stock market Friday. Here's what investors should do now. Li Auto earnings are on tap.
It’s exactly what investors didn’t want to hear as we close in on two years since the pandemic first reared its ugly head in China. A team at Saxo Bank advises traders to “tread with extreme care, given that near term volatility risks are extreme on the unfortunate timing, particularly giving the sudden shift in focus that this news brings relative to recent themes and current market positioning.” The one mercy for Friday is that it’s a shorter session for Wall Street.
Nio is a Chinese stock, and that's just one of the reasons investors in the EV maker are worried.
Wall Street's worst day of 2021 was viewed a little differently in some corners of social media.
Barron’s panned these three U.S.-listed Chinese EV start-ups in December 2020. Things look different now.
Here's another cold, hard truth that many proponents of penny stocks don't tell you: Many low-priced shares stay low for a very long time.
As part of its corporate reset, IBM has spun off its low-margin services business. Why investors should steer clear.
Shares of Boeing (NYSE: BA) fell out of bed Friday, dropping 6.5% by 9:40 a.m. ET after Reuters reported the company might be out of the running to sell Canada new fighter jets. For more than a decade, Canada has been weighing the merits of buying F-35 stealth fighter jets from Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to replace the aging CF-18 jet fighters that currently make up the bulk of its fleet.
The stock market was definitely not in a holiday mood on the day after Thanksgiving, as news of the new Omicron variant of COVID-19 led to widespread concerns about a possible return to lockdown conditions. Because of the Dow's price-weighted nature, a few stocks had a disproportionate influence on the average's moves. Below, we'll look at how American Express (NYSE: AXP), Boeing (NYSE: BA), and Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) combined to lop about 250 points off the Dow by themselves.
Jefferies Group, an investment management firm, published its third-quarter 2021 investor letter – a copy of which can be downloaded here. In the letter, the fund talked about the Metaverse and discussed some of the key companies involved in this virtual/augmented reality technology. You can take a look at the fund’s top 5 holdings to […]
I have to give credit where credit is due; Kinder Morgan has upped its game materially. Does that make it a better option than peer Enterprise Products Partners?
News of a new coronavirus variant in South Africa sent stock markets reeling on Friday, with the S&P 500 falling 2% through 12:22 p.m. ET and the Dow tumbling 2.5%. Visa shares are currently down 2.7%, and Mastercard is down 4.7%.
Gold has been following a contrarian script over the past several months, including this past week when it fell by almost $100 per ounce. Consider the average recommended gold market exposure level among several dozen short-term gold timers my firm tracks on a daily basis. This average rose to 70.3% on Nov. 16, which was higher than 97% of all other daily readings since 2000 — well above the 90% threshold that in prior columns I used to define excessive bullishness.