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These chipmakers have started rallying, and they could head higher in the new year thanks to notable catalysts.
Yahoo Finance Live anchors discuss the decline in stock for Salesforce following news that co-CEO Bret Taylor will step down.
In this article, we discuss the top 20 stocks in the Bill Gates stock portfolio. If you want to read about some more stocks in the Gates portfolio, go directly to Bill Gates Portfolio Stock List: Top 5 Stocks. Bill Gates is one of the most well-known personalities in the world of finance even though […]
Wall Street was poised to sustain its upward momentum on Thursday morning, with investors continuing to feel more comfortable with the likely future course of monetary policy after comments from Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell on Wednesday afternoon. One notable area of weakness was in the retail industry group. Investors have watched closely to see whether retail stocks would do well during the holiday season, but the latest news from several companies showed that there are still plenty of strains on retailers that could take a while to work through the system.
There is no shortage of beaten-down stocks in the market, and that's true of Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK.A)(NYSE: BRK.B) closely watched portfolio. Berkshire owns about four dozen different stocks, many of which were hand-picked by Warren Buffett himself, and many are down by 20%, 30%, or much more from recent highs. It's rare to find a company that is dominant in two distinct industries, but Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) certainly falls into this category.
Both oil stocks offer big yields and are excellent choices for income investors, but one could outperform in certain situations.
There are plenty of attractive stocks that offer high dividend yields and are ripe for the picking as we roll into the end of the year. Here are three high-yield dividend stocks to buy in December that especially stand out. Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: ARCC) offers a juicy dividend yield of over 9.7%.
Costco gets a lot of praise for its extensive product selection and competitive prices. Based on all the positive reviews and good word of mouth, I went to Costco quite a bit when I was younger. If you're debating whether you should join Costco, it helps to know about the good and the bad before handing over a yearly membership fee.
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We’re getting near an inflection point in the markets, and change is in the air. In the immediate short-term, the Fed is expected to slow down on its rate-hike policy. While another rate hike – seventh for 2022 – is widely predicted for this month, Fed Chair Jerome Powell made it clear yesterday that the Fed will likely raise rates by 50 basis points, rather than 75. Chalk that up to two factors: the slowdown in the rate at which inflation is increasing, per the October numbers, and the risk tha
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell Thursday after cool inflation data. Dow Jones stock Salesforce and Dollar General dived on earnings.
Yahoo Finance Live anchors discuss the decline in stock for Dollar General following third-quarter earnings.
The richest man in the world runs five companies. And he never hesitates to let the world know what he thinks.
Elon Musk’s car company is expanding beyond passenger vehicles with the delivery of its first all-electric semitrailer five years after introducing the model.
Despite severe headwinds from a terrible economy, this e-commerce platform outperforms the overall U.S. retail industry.
Despite Tesla sitting atop the EV leaderboard in the U.S., new data shows competitors are chipping away at its lead.
In our call of the day, a former Wall Street investment banker warns that the cards are stacked against equity markets for the foreseeable future, and offers charts to back that up.
Costco's slowing November sales growth echoes a warning on changing spending habits from Target.
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