Stock futures rise after Dow falls for 8th-straight week in relentless sell-off

Traders on the NYSE, May 20, 2022. Source: NYSE Stock futures rose overnight on Sunday after the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell for its 8th straight week amid broader market sales. Futures on the Dow industry index increased by 150 points, or 0.5%. S&P 500 futures increased by 0.6% and Nasdaq 100 futures rose 0.6%. … Read more

Top Wall Street analysts see these stocks as long-term winners

A peloton exercise bike is seen after the opening bell for the company’s IPO on Nasdaq Market in New York City, New York, USA, on September 26, 2019. Shannon Stapleton | Reuters Inflationary pressures, grunts in the supply chain and a resurgence of Covid weigh on companies and shake shares. Recent sales suggest that many … Read more

These stocks are so cheap, they’re good buys even if earnings take a hit, Trivariate Research says

Whether or not investors thrive in the current market may depend in part on how they handle the stocks that are most leveraged for an economy that may be heading into a recession, according to Trivariate Research. “Perhaps the mantra of selling when they are cheap and buying when they are expensive will change in … Read more

Meet the veteran growth investor who picks stocks like Warren Buffett

Michael Li, a veteran portfolio manager at American Century Investments, makes comparisons with Warren Buffett even though his bread and butter are growth investments. The Kansas City, Mo.-based executive has been picking shares for the company since the early 2000s, focusing on high-quality growth companies. The largest mutual fund he oversees – the American Century … Read more

The grand ‘work from anywhere’ experiment got a few things wrong. Here’s how companies are fixing it.

Monday was supposed to mark another milestone for Apple in its effort to bring workers back to the office. The plan — which called for Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays to be mandatory days in the office —was scrapped once again as Covid infections tick upward. Apple’s fixed schedule had been met with widespread opposition by … Read more

Biden Highlights Hyundai Announcement of $10B US Investment

By JOSH BOAK and AAMER MADHANI, Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – President Joe Biden took care of both business and security interests on Sunday as he concluded a three-day visit to South Korea, demonstrating Hyundai’s promise to invest at least $ 10 billion in electric vehicles and related technology in the United States. … Read more

petrol: Petrol price cut by Rs 9.5/litre, diesel by Rs 7 as Centre slashes excise duty – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Gasoline prices will be reduced by Rs 9.5 per liter while diesel will cost Rs 7 cheaper as the Center announced on Saturday a series of measures to help the common man. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman tweeted that the center has decided to extend aid to the poor and ordinary man in the … Read more

These resilient stocks are fighting through the market turmoil and analysts love them

Investor concerns are high, but Wall Street analysts said this week that there are several stocks that have enormous potential to combat market turbulence. These scrappy companies have just the right combination of characteristics when investors look for ways to protect their portfolio, say analysts. CNBC Pro scoured the top polls on Wall Street to … Read more

Stocks keep hitting new lows. Here’s how to protect your portfolio and generate some returns

The market rally that began at the end of March 2020 has ended with a thump, and investors on both Wall Street and Main Street are moving to a more defensive strategy. On Friday, the S&P 500 traded briefly more than 20% below its record high level, before closing flat due to a late rally. … Read more

The Fed doesn’t care about your stock portfolio — at least until inflation calms down

The Federal Reserve and the stock market may not get a divorce, but they are at least on a trial separation that may last for a while. The Fed, which has long been a major support system for Wall Street, is going its own way these days, tackling an inflation battle that its top officials … Read more