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Beyond Meat says pandemic continues to affect its foodservice business and retail demand has declined.
Peloton posts unexpected loss, stock falls in late trading
Today 16:28 EDT
Peloton Interactive Inc. sales more than doubled in the first three months of the year, but the company reported a surprising loss for the period Thursday amid difficulties with delivering products...
Yelp beats expectations as diners, advertisers return
Today 16:20 EDT
Yelp Inc. said Thursday it saw increased consumer traffic and a return of advertisers in the first quarter as the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on its business begin to subside, narrowing its...
The total return certainly looks better 18 years later, but the real (inflation-adjusted) purchasing power of that $1,000 is currently 1,564 dollars above break-even, a real compounded annual return of...
The Ark Innovation ETF is having its worst start to a month on record, ahead of Cathie Wood’s CNBC interview
Today 15:57 EDT
The hits keep on coming for Cathie Wood's ARK Innovation exchange-traded fund. The once-highflying ETF is on pace for its longest string of losses, eight in a row, since a similar skid ended Dec. 24,...
Penn National stock drops 10% despite earnings beat
Today 15:00 EDT
The struggles of one of the newest members of the S&P 500 index continued Thursday, despite stronger-than-expected earnings results.
A $25 billion dogecoin whale lurks, but Robinhood CEO says ‘we don’t have significant positions in any of the coins we keep’
Today 14:41 EDT
Vlad Tenev, CEO of Robinhood Markets, speaking at a “fireside chat” on Thursday, attempts to dispel any lingering speculation that the brokerage may be a so-called dogecoin whale, maintaining a massive...
Peloton stock triggers bearish head-and-shoulders pattern as BofA analyst says stop buying
Today 14:34 EDT
Shares of Peloton Interactive Inc. bounced Thursday off an eight-month low ahead of the at-home-fitness company's fiscal third-quarter results, but the technical damage may have already been done with...
The Rebalance of Power: Tesla, Walmart, & Disney Join the S&P 500 ESG Index, Facebook, Wells Fargo, & Costco Dropped
Today 14:27 EDT
Pressure on firms to perform in sustainability rankings has never been higher, as Wall Street’s hottest topic gets hotter still. But what firms benefit from all this heat?
Moderna’s first-ever profit and billion-dollar quarter is dampened by COVID-19 vaccine patent proposal
Today 14:21 EDT
It's been a complicated day for Moderna Inc. as the company reported its first-ever profit and its first-ever billion dollars in sales amidst an unprecedented move by the Biden administration to...
Dow Inches to Record High as Nasdaq Eyes Worst Streak in Months
Today 13:28 EDT
The Dow is clinging to shallow gains midday. The Nasdaq is headed for its fifth-consecutive daily drop.
Biden’s move on vaccine patents represents blow for the second-biggest spender on Washington lobbying
Today 13:17 EDT
The Biden administration’s Wednesday decision to support waiving intellectual-property protections for COVID-19 vaccines counts as a significant disappointment for drugmakers, who rank among the...
Honest Co. shares soared in their Nasdaq debut, even as the company acknowledged it will face challenges while competing with some of the biggest consumer products companies in the world.
Is the Market Still Overvalued? - Thursday, May 6
Today 12:00 EDT
Based on the latest S&P 500 monthly data, the market is overvalued somewhere in the range of 121% to 310%, depending on the indicator, up from 111% to 290% the previous month.
AMC stock bounces back ahead of earnings, as options traders prep for bigger-than-usual reaction
Today 12:00 EDT
Shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. bounced back Thursday, putting them on track to snap a long losing streak just before the movie theater operator releases quarterly results.
ETF Wrap: Watchout dogecoin…ETFs see surge in demand in 2021 too
Today 11:32 EDT
ETF Wrap is a briefing of what investors need to know about the exchange-traded fund sector, including exclusive commentary and interviews on the industry from MarketWatch
NDX Futures Made An Overnight High
Today 11:30 EDT
NDX futures made an overnight high at 13570.00 but eased back beneath the mid-Cycle support/resistance at 13549.00.
Stocks And Gold – Hot And Hotter
Today 11:06 EDT
The rebound off Tuesday‘s lows continued semi-successfully yesterday – further upside was rejected in spite of signs of strength both within the S&P 500 and outside markets.
Global tally of COVID-19 cases tops 155 million as Biden supports waivers for vaccine patents
Today 10:28 EDT
The global tally of confirmed cases of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 climbed above 155 million on Thursday, and India's tally rose above 21 million as the Biden administration said it agrees...
U.S. unemployment claims drop below 500,000 for first time since pandemic as hiring surges
Today 8:48 EDT
Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits fell below 500,000 in early May for the first time since the onset of the pandemic, pointing to an upsurge in hiring as companies race to beef up staff as...
U.S. stocks are poised to post slight gains but enough to help the Dow extend its rise to new all-time highs as investors continue to pore over quarterly results from American corporations that have...
Market Briefing For Thursday, May 6
Today 5:03 EDT
Wednesday was fairly stock specific (Peleton etc.), as well pharma, as the White House decided to vanquish vaccine IP rights, slapping those stocks counting on years-long revenue streams. Oils and...
S&P 500 Technical Analysis - Thursday, May 6
Today 4:40 EDT
Stocks finished mostly lower, with the S&P 500 up just 7 bps, while the Qs fell by almost 35 bps. The index had been higher nearly all day and fell sharply going into the final hour of trading.
According to filings Wednesday with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Bezos sold nearly 740,000 shares on Monday and Tuesday for about $2.48 billion. The stock sales were pre-arranged through a...
Nasdaq Holds Rising Trendline
May 05, 2021
There was a big up in trading volume and today's action ranked as distribution, but for the Nasdaq, it was not enough to deliver a loss of trendline support or its 50-day MA.
Stocks and Precious Metals Charts - I Remember Mama
May 05, 2021
The SP 500 moved up a little after giving up most of the day's gains. Big cap techs drifted lower. Traders seem to be holding their breath, waiting for the Non-Farm Payrolls report on Friday.
Risk Continues to Accumulate
May 05, 2021