The stock market had an excellent month of January. Now it’s the whole Fed.

The stock market had an excellent month of January.  Now it’s the whole Fed.

Text size A scene from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange last week. Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images The stock market has just closed a positive month of January. On the heels of last year’s bear market, and combined with other recent moves, this is a particularly positive signal. The S&P500 ended January with … Read more

Stock futures fall as traders await latest Federal Reserve rate hike decision

Stock futures fall as traders await latest Federal Reserve rate hike decision

Traders on the NYSE floor Source: NYSE Stock futures fell Tuesday night as investors anticipated Wednesday’s Federal Reserve meeting. Futures linked to the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 48 points or 0.14%. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq Composite futures fell 0.20% and 0.37%, respectively. The moves come after stocks surged to end January on a … Read more

Stocks move a lot after hours: SNAP, EA, AMD, WDC

Stocks move a lot after hours: SNAP, EA, AMD, WDC

The Snapchat logo displayed on a phone screen is seen with a laptop in the background in this illustration photo taken in Krakow, Poland, August 10, 2022. Jakub Porzycki | Nurphoto | Getty Images Find out which companies are making headlines after hours. Break – Shares of social media company Snap fell 14% after the … Read more

Stocks moving the most before market: McDonald’s, UPS and more

Stocks moving the most before market: McDonald’s, UPS and more

Nathan Stirke | Getty Images News | Getty Images Find out which companies are making headlines before the bell. McDonald’s — Shares fell more than 1% after McDonald’s released its latest quarterly results. The fast-food giant beat revenue and earnings estimates, saying customers are increasingly visiting its restaurants. Still, McDonald’s CEO Chris Kempczinski said he … Read more

Asian chipmakers fall as Samsung posts worst quarterly profit in 8 years

Asian chipmakers fall as Samsung posts worst quarterly profit in 8 years

Attendees line up under a large LED display of smart home products to enter the Samsung Electronics booth, during the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada on January 6, 2023. Patrick T. Fallon | AFP | Getty Images Semiconductor stocks in Asia fell as South Korean chip giant Samsung Electronics suffered its worst … Read more

Chinese stocks close to bull market after Lunar New Year holiday returns

Chinese stocks close to bull market after Lunar New Year holiday returns

Tourists walk under colorful lanterns at the tourist resort of Nangong in Beijing during the Spring Festival holiday on January 23, 2023 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, falls on January 22. CGV | Visual Group China | Getty Images China’s onshore A-shares were hovering near bull market territory on … Read more

Investors dangerously unaware of bear market’s impact on earnings

Investors dangerously unaware of bear market’s impact on earnings

Famous short seller Jim Chanos sees an alarming trend in the market. “I’ve been on the street [since] 1980 [and] no bear market has ever traded above nine times to 14 times previous peak earnings,” the Chanos & Co. founder told CNBC’s “Fast Money” on Monday. His latest warning comes in the middle of the … Read more

Stocks moving the most at midday: Carvana, AMD and more

Stocks moving the most at midday: Carvana, AMD and more

Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading on Monday. Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square in New York on December 23, 2021. Scott Mill | CNBC Colgate-Palmolive – Shares gained 2.8% after Morgan Stanley upgraded the overweight stock from equal weight and named it the top pick in the home and personal care … Read more

Most shares of Adani continue to lose; founder loses $28 billion in a month

Most shares of Adani continue to lose;  founder loses  billion in a month

Gautam Adani, chairman of Indian conglomerate Adani Group, at the World Congress of Accountants in Mumbai on November 19, 2022. Founder Gautam Adani, Asia’s richest man and once second only to Elon Musk, fell into the top five of the world’s richest to rank seventh on Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index. Indranil Mukherjee AFP | Getty Images … Read more

Stock futures fall slightly ahead of busy earnings week, Fed meeting

Stock futures fall slightly ahead of busy earnings week, Fed meeting

Stock futures were slightly lower Sunday night as investors braced for a week of key corporate earnings and a possible Federal Reserve interest rate hike. Futures contracts linked to the Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 56 points, or about 0.2%. S&P 500 futures fell 0.2% and Nasdaq 100 futures edged down 0.2%. Wall Street is … Read more