Earnings are the big catalyst for stocks in the week ahead, as Tesla and Netflix report

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), September 21, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Stocks appear to have shaken off the often spooky trading pattern of October for now, and whether that continues could depend on earnings in the week ahead. Dozens of companies are reporting, from Netflix and Tesla … Read more

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Facebook, Ford, General Motors and more

Facebook’s logo displayed on a phone screen. Jakub Porzycki | NurPhoto via Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Facebook — Facebook shares fell 5.5% after a company whistleblower unveiled her identify and accused the social media giant of a “betrayal of democracy.” The whistleblower leaked documents to The Wall Street … Read more

This concentrated mutual fund is crushing the market this year. Here’s how it picks stocks

Tourists are lined up for taking photos by the Charging Bull Statue in the financial district of New York City, United States on August 16, 2021. Tayfun Coskun | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Scott Weber is not a man who likes to be put into a box.  The Vaughan Nelson portfolio manager has carved … Read more

Stock futures are flat after major averages turn positive for the week

U.S. stock index futures were flat in overnight trading on Wednesday, after the major averages advanced during regular trading to turn positive for the week. Futures contracts tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 27 points. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures were marginally higher. During the session the Dow gained 286 points, … Read more

Earnings could be the biggest driver for markets in the week ahead as investors watch bonds

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Source: NYSE Stocks enter a busy week for earnings news with two perplexing questions hanging over the market. One is whether the big gains in corporate profits will start to boost stocks with solid earnings reports. That was not the case for some financial sector … Read more

Cramer’s week ahead: The impact of inflation and the reopening as earnings season accelerates

Jim Cramer Scott Mlyn | CNBC CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday that the “real earnings” season will get underway Monday after the major banks posted their quarterly results earlier this week. “We’re actually going to get the impact of both inflation and the reopening,” he said on “Mad Money.” “I think the former’s a big … Read more

Cramer’s week ahead: The market will go lower until the big IPOs ease up

Goldman warns of a Democratic sweep, says Biden tax plan could cut S&P 500 earnings by 12%

Democratic nominee for president Joe Biden gives a speech to workers after touring McGregor Industries in Dunmore, Pennsylvania on July 9, 2020. Timothy A. Clary | AFP | Getty Images (This story is for CNBC Pro subscribers only.) Goldman Sachs warned about the rising market risk from the upcoming U.S. presidential election, saying the tax … Read more