Wall Street is on a roller coaster again, as investors try to navigate the path between high inflation and the Fed’s aggressive interest rate hikes. The former is raging – whether you blame Russia or Biden, the fact of high inflation can no longer be avoided – while the latter is rising – but whether it is rising fast enough to blunt inflation is yet to be determined. Jim Cramer, the well-known host of CNBC’s ‘Mad Money’ program, takes a hint from the bond market, where the US Treasury 2-year no
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Shares of Biogen (NASDAQ: BIIB) were skyrocketing 36% as of 11:10 a.m. ET on Wednesday. The huge gain came after the company and its partner Eisai (OTC: ESALY) announced positive results on Tuesday from their late-stage Clarity AD study evaluating lecanemab in treating Alzheimer's disease. The news also propelled two stocks of other drugmakers developing Alzheimer's disease drugs significantly higher.
Here's why: The stock market has always recovered after a downturn. Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL) is square in the crosshairs of a recession. With more than 80% of its business coming from advertisement sources, revenue growth will be challenging in a recession.
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The current cap on yearly buys of I bonds is $10,000 per person plus $5,000 through federal tax refunds. Two senators propose raising that limit to $30,000 in total.
Analysts are either optimistic or delusional. But either way, they see a big S&P 500 29% rally coming — and have picked favorite stocks.
CEO Bill Nash called the August quarter a "challenge" for the broader used car industry as CarMax fell shy of analysts forecasts for both profits and revenues.
Baird Senior Research Analyst Brian Skorney joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss the breakthrough of Biogen's Alzheimer's drug, which is pushing the stock higher.
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Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc bought another 5.99 million shares of Occidental Petroleum Corp, boosting its stake to 20.9% after the oil company's shares lost about a fifth of their value in less than a month. The purchases were made between Sept. 26 and Sept. 28 and cost about $352 million, Berkshire said in a regulatory filing on Wednesday. Following the purchases, Berkshire now owns about 194.4 million Occidental shares worth approximately $11.9 billion, based on Occidental's Wednesday closing price of $61.41.
It made its public market debut via a special-purpose acquisition company (SPAC) in June 2021, a category that has not performed well, and it has fallen nearly 80% from its all-time high. Admittedly, money-losing companies have struggled in the current market, but SoFi's continuing revenue growth might make it an exception.
IBM (NYSE: IBM) is holding up surprisingly well in the otherwise miserable environment. The company might not be positioned for significant growth, but it is positioned to generate revenue in almost any economic environment. Around one-third of its revenue stems from consulting work, while more than one-third comes from software sales.
While the I bond yield is expected to moderate, it still remains extremely attractive as a risk-free investment.
ZIM Integrated Shipping Services (ZIM) closed at $25.39 in the latest trading session, marking a +1.68% move from the prior day.
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The stock market had a good trading session on Wednesday, but Rivian Automotive (NASDAQ: RIVN) had a really good day. RBC Capital Markets' Joseph Spak made the move in a new research note that morning, slicing his level to $62 per share from the previous $75. Spak is mainly concerned with Rivian's aim to switch over from rail to truck delivery.