This is the special lesson Warren Buffett gave new stock investors at his annual meeting

Warren Buffett at Berkshire Hathaway’s annual meeting in Los Angeles, California. May 1, 2021. Gerard Miller Warren Buffett took a special moment at the start of Berkshire Hathaway‘s annual shareholders’ meeting Saturday to speak to the record amount of new investors rushing into markets. The lesson was about the uncertainty around individual stocks, comparing the … Read more

More than 60% of Instagram users have linked up to Facebook Messenger, exec says

Stan Chudnovsky of Facebook Horacio Villalobos | Corbis | Getty Images Adoption of Facebook’s interoperability between Messenger and Instagram is ahead of expectations, according to the exec who runs the Messenger business. “We are beating our expectations in terms of how fast and how many people are upgrading,” said Stan Chudnovsky, Facebook’s head of Messenger, … Read more

How Apple does M&A: Small and quiet, with no bankers

Apple CEO Tim Cook Spencer Platt | Getty Images In February, Apple CEO Tim Cook told shareholders that the company had bought about 100 companies in the past six years. That works out to the iPhone maker buying a company every three to four weeks. The statistic gives the impression of a dealmaking machine. But … Read more

Cramer bemoans lack of earnings momentum in stocks: ‘It’s starting to bother me’

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Wednesday gave his prognosis on the market as many stocks failed to gain trading traction after positive quarterly reports. “Most stocks simply aren’t getting much pin action now for what they do, in part because, well, the market’s had a miraculous run,” the “Mad Money” host said. “That makes everything seem … Read more

Chip shortages for iPads and Macs may cool Apple’s hot streak

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – SEPTEMBER 20: Apple CEO Tim Cook greets customers at the grand reopening of Apple’s flagship Apple Fifth Avenue retail store on September 20, 2019 in New York City. Taylor Hill | WireImage | Getty Images After a shockingly strong quarter in which Apple revenue grew 54% to sales of nearly … Read more

Here are Monday’s biggest analyst calls of the day: Ford, McDonald’s, Alphabet, Etsy, Apple & more

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Stock futures calm in anticipation of big earnings week

People walk by the New York Stock Exchange in lower Manhattan on Oct. 5, 2020 in New York City. Angela Weiss | AFP | Getty Images Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. stock indexes held steady at the start of the overnight session Sunday evening as investors braced for one of the busiest weeks … Read more

Here’s what every major analyst expects from Apple’s second quarter earnings

Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers the keynote address during the 2020 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) at Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California, June 22, 2020. Brooks Kraft | Apple, Inc. | via Reuters Wall Street analysts are largely focusing on the iPhone ahead of Apple’s second quarter earnings report on Wednesday after the bell. … Read more

Cramer’s week ahead: The market is creating ‘unbelievable buying opportunities’

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday that investors should be ready to find buying opportunities in the stock market with earnings season in full swing. When companies report quarterly results, market players digest numbers quickly and Wall Street tends to make many mistakes, he said, pointing to trading action in Honeywell and American Express as an … Read more

Taxes and inflation will be key themes for markets in the week ahead

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Source: NYSE The final week of April is going to be a busy one for markets with a Federal Reserve meeting and a deluge of earnings news. Hot topics in markets will continue to be inflation and taxes. President Joe Biden is expected to detail … Read more