BlackRock launches a private trust to give clients exposure to spot bitcoin

Larry Fink, chief executive officer of BlackRock Inc., gestures while speaking at the Handelsblatt Banking Summit in Frankfurt, Germany, on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019. Alex Kraus | Bloomberg | Getty Images BlackRock has launched a private trust offering institutional clients in the U.S. direct exposure to bitcoin. The largest asset manager in the world revealed […]

Switch from gas boosts oil demand, but economic headwinds loom — IEA

Speaking to CNBC on Monday, the executive director of the International Energy Agency spoke about the intricacies of the energy transition and the competing challenges that will need to be balanced in the years ahead. Imaginima | E+ | Getty Images Sweltering summer temperatures and soaring gas prices have boosted the use of oil in […]

Hackers have stolen $1.4 billion this year using crypto bridges

Mining the Worlds Second-most-valuable Cryptocurrency at Evobits I.T SRL An engineer inspects Sapphire Technology Ltd. AMD graphics processing units (GPU) at the Evobits crypto farm in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2021. The worlds second-most-valuable cryptocurrency, Ethereum, rallied 75% this year, outpacing its larger rival Bitcoin. Photographer: Akos Stiller/Bloomberg via Getty Images Photographer: Akos […]

Market outlook ‘too volatile’ to chase stock, bond rallies, asset manager says

Investors should eschew chasing recent rallies in stocks and bonds given the current economic uncertainty, according to the chief investment officer of Swiss asset manager Prime Partners. Francois Savary said it was hugely difficult to have clear economic visibility due to the particulars of the current investment cycle, such as the Covid-19 recovery and the […]

Investor Sarat Sethi has some stock picks to play inflation and a consumer slowdown

Investors should stick to companies that can keep generating earnings as they navigate high inflation and a consumer slowdown, according to DCLA’s Sarat Sethi. “Earnings are going to drive this market going forward,” Sethi said Monday on CNBC’s “Squawk Box.” “Not multiple expansion, not liquidity, it’s going to be where do we find earnings, and […]

Wall Street banks name their top growth stocks

Growth stocks have been slammed this year amid a broad bear market slump, but a slew of Wall Street banks believe the tide is now turning. Investors had rotated out of growth stocks — such as tech — and into value as soaring inflation and rising interest rates sent them clamoring for safer bets in […]

Starbucks (SBUX) Q3 2022 earnings

Starbucks is expected to report its fiscal third-quarter earnings after the bell Tuesday. Here’s what Wall Street analysts surveyed by Refinitiv are expecting: Earnings per share: 75 cents expected Revenue: $8.11 billion expected The coffee giant suspended its fiscal 2022 outlook last quarter, citing the uncertainty caused by Covid lockdowns in China, the company’s second-largest […]

Bill Ackman blasts Visa, saying it has the power to pressure Pornhub to remove child pornography

Bill Ackman, founder and CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management. Adam Jeffery | CNBC Billionaire hedge fund manager Bill Ackman is taking a vocal stance against Visa, saying the credit card giant has the power to pressure Pornhub to remove child pornography from its site. “My interest comes from the fact that I have four daughters,” […]

Alibaba seeks to work with U.S. regulators over audit problems

Alibaba has faced growth challenges amid regulatory tightening on China’s domestic technology sector and a slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy. But analysts think the e-commerce giant’s growth could pick up through the rest of 2022. Kuang Da | Jiemian News | VCG | Getty Images Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba said it will comply with […]

These stocks’ momentum could go on in second half, Credit Suisse says

Credit Suisse believes the July stock market rally will continue, and has a list of names that could continue to ride the momentum from here. Stocks capped a strong month on Friday, rallying sharply off their June lows, as traders bet that markets have already priced in the likeliest recession expectations and shifted into more […]

Masten files for bankruptcy after NASA moon contract struggle

Lunar-focused company Masten Space Systems filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Thursday, with the venture winnowed down to a handful of people after layoffs and furloughs. The space company declared as its debts ballooned, tracing back to a NASA contract awarded to Masten two years ago. Once seen as a major win for the […]

Apple, Amazon, Roku, Intel, First Solar, SeaWorld

Here are the biggest calls on Wall Street on Friday: Stifel downgrades Wingstop to hold from buy Stifel said it sees a more balanced risk/reward outlook for the chicken wing restaurant company. “We are downgrading WING to Hold from Buy following the 20% appreciation in the stock following the 2Q earnings release (S & P […]

Enphase (ENPH) earnings Q2 2022: Huge growth in Europe

Workers install solar panels on the roofs of homes under construction south of Corona, California. The California Energy Commission in May 2018 adopted new energy building standards requiring solar panels for virtually all new homes built in the state starting in 2020. MediaNews Group/Inland Valley Daily Bulletin via Getty Images | Digital First Media | […]

UBS misses second-quarter earnings expectations; CEO cites ‘uncertain times’

UBS on Tuesday missed expectations for the second quarter of 2022 as its wealth management and investment banking divisions saw falling client activity on the back of the global market downturn. The Swiss bank posted a net profit attributable to shareholders of $2.108 billion, below analyst expectations aggregated by the company of $2.403 billion. It […]

Amazon sinks after Walmart lowers profit outlook on inflation concerns

The front desk of the Amazon office is pictured in New York, May 1, 2019. Carlo Allegri | Reuters Shares of Amazon fell more than 4% in extended trading on Monday after Walmart said it was lowering its quarterly and full-year profit guidance. Walmart announced after the bell on Monday that it now expects adjusted […]

Stock futures fall after Walmart cuts forecast, says inflation hit consumer spending

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, June 28, 2022. Source: NYSE U.S. stock futures fell on Monday night after Walmart cut its profit forecast, sending retail stocks tumbling after hours. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures fell by 133 points, or 0.4%. S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures declined 0.3% and 0.4%, […]

Snap, American Express, Verizon, Seagate and more

Signage for Snap Inc., parent company of Snapchat, adorns the front of the New York Stock Exchange, March 2, 2017 in New York City. Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. American Express — Shares of the credit card company climbed 2.9% as growth in travel and entertainment spending helped American […]

Markets face crucial summer week, with Fed, earnings and economic data

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), June 27, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters There’s a head-spinning amount of news for markets to navigate in the week ahead, the biggest of which will be the Federal Reserve’s midweek meeting. The two largest U.S. companies — Microsoft and Apple — […]

Apple among the names reporting next week that typically beat on earnings, boosting shares

The busiest week of the corporate earnings season is around the corner, and there are some companies that tend to outperform expectations and see their stocks pop. More than 150 S & P 500 components are slated to report next week, including Apple, Alphabet and Chipotle Mexican Grill. So far this earnings season, about 21% […]

Stock winners and losers as people pinch pennies

The second quarter has shown continued earnings growth for corporate America, but there are signs that inflation and a slowing economy are starting to weigh on the U.S. consumer. Some corporate executives are highlighting growing weakness among lower income consumers, even while many companies say demand appears strong overall. That weakness is likely to spread if […]

Snap, Meta Platforms, Mattel and more

People walk past Snap Inc. Snapchat signage displayed in downtown Los Angeles, California on October 2, 2021. Patrick T. Fallon | AFP | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:  Snap – Shares of the Snapchat parent company plummeted more than 26% in extended trading after reporting a miss on the […]

United Airlines (UAL) 2Q 2022 earnings

An aircraft takes off from O’Hare International Airport on January 18, 2022 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images United Airlines on Wednesday notched a key profit milestone in its pandemic recovery, but said it will scale back its growth plans through 2023. United reported its first quarterly profit — $329 million — since […]

Baker Hughes, Biogen, Netflix and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Baker Hughes (BKR) – The oilfield services company reported second-quarter adjusted earnings of 11 cents per share, just half of what analysts had forecast. Revenue also fell below estimates, with Baker Hughes citing various challenges including component shortages and supply chain inflation. Baker Hughes tumbled 6% […]

Stock futures extend Dow rally as Netflix earnings beat estimates

U.S. stock futures edged higher on Tuesday after a sharp rally for the three major indexes during the regular trading session. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose 12 points, or 0.04%. S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures climbed 0.16% and 0.32%, respectively. Netflix surged more than 7% in after-hours trading after saying it lost only […]

What happens to my funds if a crypto exchange goes bankrupt?

Bankruptcy filings from Celsius and Voyager have raised questions about what happens to investors’ crypto when a platform fails. Rafael Henrique | Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Traders hoping to recoup their funds from failed cryptocurrency exchanges anytime soon are likely to end up disappointed, legal experts tell CNBC. Crypto trading and lending […]

Ivy Zelman says hold off buying battered housing stocks, more pain ahead

The plunge in homebuilder sentiment is a signal of a housing slowdown that’s just beginning, according to star housing expert Ivy Zelman. Builder sentiment dropped 12 points to 55 in July, according to a Monday report from the National Association of Home Builders. The slump brought the index to its lowest point since the beginning […]

Fed likely to hike rates three-quarters of a point due to new economic signals

Faced with a slowing economy and inflation that is showing signs of at least topping if not retreating, the Federal Reserve next week likely will raise interest rates by three-quarters of a percentage point. For a brief period last week, markets had flirted with the idea of the central bank deciding on a full percentage […]

Goldman Sachs, Coinbase and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Goldman Sachs (GS) – Goldman gained 2.6% in premarket trading, following upbeat profit and revenue. Second-quarter earnings came in at $7.73 per share, compared to a consensus estimate of $6.58 a share. Goldman’s profit dropped from a year ago, however, as the pace […]

Top Wall Street analysts say buy stocks like Levi’s & Palo Alto

Levi Strauss & Co. CEO Chip Bergh rings the opening bell on New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) during the company’s IPO in New York, U.S., March 21, 2019. Lucas Jackson | Reuters More than two weeks into the third quarter, the economic environment and near-term outlook continue to be tense and murky. However, bear markets […]

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