These energy stocks loved by hedge funds are trouncing the market

A general view of Gunvor Petroleum or Rozenburg refinery in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Europe’s largest port covers 105 square kilometers (41 square miles) and stretches over a distance of 40 kilometers (25 miles). Dean Mouhtaropoulos | Getty Images News | Getty Images The energy sector has been the biggest winner this year by far amid an … Read more

These stocks with healthy dividends have double-digit upside, analysts say

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Source: The New York Stock Exchange With volatility picking up in the markets, many investors will be drawn to dividend stocks that offer a steadier, more predictable return, and many stocks with healthy payouts are well liked on Wall Street. There are 10 stocks in … Read more

These stocks would benefit the most from a vaccine-driven economic recovery, Goldman says

The Wall Street Bull (The Charging Bull) is seen during Covid-19 pandemic in New York, on May 26, 2020. Tayfun Coskun | Anadolu Agency via Getty Images (This story is for CNBC Pro subscribers only.) Goldman Sachs believes the eventual arrival of a vaccine is expected to turbocharge the economic recovery and corporate earnings growth, … Read more

Investors are hoping for a clear presidential and Senate election outcome to end the sell-off

As the S&P 500 nears a record, analysts say these stocks will lead the market’s next leg higher

Micron Technology’s hard drive for data center customers is presented at a product launch event in San Francisco, October 24, 2019. Stephen Nellis | Reuters (This story is for CNBC Pro subscribers only.) The S&P 500 is on the cusp of a new record Tuesday, capping a powerful comeback of more than 50% from the … Read more

‘Green shoots’ are appearing in global deal-making activities, consultancy says

Some signs of recovery have emerged in the global deal-making market in the last six weeks, said the Asia-Pacific chief executive of consultancy firm, Morrow Sodali. It comes after a period where mergers and acquisitions saw a “very, very significant downturn” amid the coronavirus crisis in the first half of 2020, compared to the same … Read more

Japan’s Seven & i seals $21 billion deal for Marathon Petroleum’s Speedway gas stations

The Japanese owner of 7-Eleven convenience stores has agreed to buy Marathon Petroleum’s Speedway gas stations for $21 billion, brushing aside coronavirus concerns to return to the table five months after initially balking at the deal. The acquisition is one of the biggest this year, suggesting the pandemic, while forcing many companies to focus on … Read more