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

Cathie Wood has a warning about traditional growth stocks

Cathie Wood, founder and CEO of ARK Investment Management LLC, speaks during the Skybridge Capital SALT New York 2021 conference in New York City, September 13, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Innovation investor Cathie Wood implied she might rather choose to own a government bond yielding near 1% over some of the U.S.’ largest market-cap … Read more

Dividend payouts are set to hit a record this quarter. Here are the top ways to play

Dividend payments are set to hit a record this quarter as the economy recovers and after the banking sector got approval for payout hikes from the Federal Reserve. Investors can look to top exchange-traded funds and Wall Street-favored stocks to get in on the dividend momentum. Source link

Stock futures open mostly flat ahead of the kickoff of earnings season

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. NYSE Stock futures opened mostly flat late Sunday as earnings season kicks off this week. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 25 points, or 0.07%. S&P 500 futures edged 0.08% higher and Nasdaq 100 futures rose 0.17%. The three major indexes closed … Read more

Watch out for this pitfall heading into the second-quarter earnings season, says CFRA Research

It’s the countdown to the second-quarter earnings season. The big banks dominate the calendar in coming days, with JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs, Citigroup and Bank of America all reporting on their recent quarter. Sam Stovall, chief investment strategist at CFRA Research, said investors should brace themselves — this one will be a doozy. “I think what … Read more

Earnings season begins in the week ahead with eye-popping growth set to validate market’s 2021 run

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, June 25, 2021. Source: NYSE Second-quarter earnings reporting season gets underway in the week ahead and eye-popping results could validate a market that continues to easily shake off any concerns on its steady march to record high after record high. The second quarter’s profits for … Read more

Here are Wednesday’s biggest analyst calls of the day: Amazon, Morgan Stanley, Apple & more

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Earning season is about to get underway and that could be a positive catalyst for stocks

A man wearing a protective face mask walks by 14 Wall Street in the financial district of New York, November 19, 2020. Shannon Stapleton | Reuters The earnings reporting season gets underway in the week ahead, and it is expected to be a positive catalyst that could continue to send stocks higher for now. The … Read more

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Kohl’s, Royal Caribbean, Discovery and more

Here are the companies making headlines in midday trading. Kohl’s Corporation – The retailer’s shares jumped more than 9% after a group of activist investors nominated nine directors for the company’s board, while also pushing for other changes. Together the group holds a 9.5% stake in Kohl’s. The proposed changes could lead to as much … Read more

United takes 24 Boeing 777s out of service after engine failure as FAA orders inspections

Residents take pictures of debris fallen from a United Airlines airplane’s engine on the neighborhood of Broomfield, outside Denver, Colorado, on Feb. 20, 2021. A United Airlines flight suffered a fiery engine failure Feb. 20, shortly after taking off from Denver on its way to Hawaii, dropping massive debris on a residential area before a … Read more