Big Oil CEOs have a personal reason to put more focus on less fossil fuels

A Shell employee walks past the company’s new Quest Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) facility in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada, October 7, 2021. Todd Korol | Reuters As energy sector demand roars back and commodities market pundits talk about the return of $100 oil, there are new factors in the energy sector pushing producers to … Read more

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: UnitedHealth, Wells Fargo, Walgreens and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: UnitedHealth (UNH) – The health insurer’s shares rose 2.2% in the premarket after beating on the top and bottom lines for the third quarter and raising its full-year earnings forecast. UnitedHealth earned $4.52 per share, 11 cents above consensus, helped by revenue gains at its Optum … Read more

Wall Street analysts think these Dow stocks can jump the most over the next 12 months

Certain stocks are set to lead the next leg up in the Dow Jones Industrials Average, according to Wall Street analysts. Source link

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday

Traders at the New York Stock Exchange, July 20, 2021. Source: NYSE Wall Street was set to open lower on the final trading day of July as investors get three Dow stock earnings and another reading on inflation to digest. Nasdaq futures were leading the way down Friday, with a decline of more than 1% … Read more

Earnings and the Federal Reserve are next big catalysts as stocks enter week ahead on an upswing

Traders at the New York Stock Exchange, July 20, 2021. Source: NYSE Here comes one of the biggest market weeks of the summer. First, the Federal Reserve meets Tuesday and Wednesday. While no action is expected, there could be some mention of the central bank’s possible wind down of its bond program. That could move … Read more

Don’t overlook these underappreciated stocks in the second half, analysts say

Caterpillar Inc. excavators are displayed for sale at the Whayne Supply Co. dealership in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S., on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. Luke Sharrett | Bloomberg | Getty Images The second half of the year is under way and there are a bunch of stocks that are still not getting quite enough attention, according to … Read more

Infrastructure deal produced a ‘jailbreak’ moment on Wall Street, Jim Cramer says

Wall Street saw a breakout moment in Thursday trading as stocks rallied after lawmakers in Washington agreed on an infrastructure deal, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said. “If you want to sum up today’s terrific action in a single word, that word is jailbreak,” Cramer said on “Mad Money.” “I call it a jailbreak because pretty much … Read more

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

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

The market powers into the second quarter, but investors should be vigilant

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Source: NYSE At some point as a market cycle unfolds, the big risk shifts from overthinking the situation to underappreciating the hazards. It’s not clear we’re there yet: Both the impressive market action and torrent of positive economic news continue to reward the “keep it … Read more