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

Stronger economic data could power stocks that thrive in a rebound in the week ahead

The bull of Wall Street is seen during the pass of the snowstorm on January 31, 2021 in New York City. Eduardo MunozAlvarez | VIEW press | Corbis News | Getty Images A decline in new Covid infections, along with improving economic data and stimulus hopes, could boost stocks that flourish in a resurging economy … Read more

$47 billion swept into ‘ESG’ stocks last year — and here are Wall Street’s favorites

A Wall Street street sign is displayed in front of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021. Bloomberg | Getty Images Analysts at Wall Street’s biggest banks have listed their top stocks for environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors in a sector that has soared in popularity … Read more

Stimulus prospects could boost the stock market and interest rates in the week ahead

New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) at Wall Street on January 12, 2021 in New York City. Angela Weiss | AFP | Getty Images The prospects of a big government spending program could continue to boost the stock market and put upward pressure on interest rates in the week ahead. Earnings season is beginning to wind … Read more

Wall Street analysts are bullish on these under-the-radar stocks with breakout potential for 2021

Occidental Petroleum Jay L. Clendenin | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images There are a whole bunch of stocks that investors might not be too familiar with but that analysts believe have the potential to break out this year. CNBC Pro combed through Wall Street research to find some lesser known stocks that analysts love. … Read more

Exxon Mobil begins defense of itself, and a Big Oil future, as activists circle

“More of the same, and a lot of it,” says CFRA Research energy analyst Stewart Glickman of a newly unveiled plan from Exxon Mobil to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. But Glickman, and others analysts even more critical of Exxon, say there is a logic and consistency to the oil giant’s position that was reiterated … Read more

After sharp bounce, market may take a ‘breather’ on lingering election uncertainty, virus outbreak

Spencer Platt | Getty Images News | Getty Images After an initially exuberant election reaction, stocks may trade more cautiously in the week ahead, as investors watch election developments unfold and track the course of the coronavirus.  The S&P 500 was up more than 7% in the past week, and the Nasdaq rose nearly 9%. … Read more

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: RH, Bed Bath & Beyond, Penn National Gaming & more

People wearing protective masks practice social distancing as they line up to go into a store as some restrictions begin to lift during the coronavirus pandemic on May 18, 2020 in New York City. John Lamparski | Getty Images Here are the stocks making the biggest moves midday: RH – Shares of the retailer surged … Read more