Companies make 2024 the year of cost cuts

Mathisworks | Digitalvision Vectors | Getty Images Corporate America has a message for Wall Street: It’s serious about cutting costs this year. From toy and cosmetics makers to office software sellers, executives... Read more »

Uber Profitability Comes After Food Delivery, Pandemic Investments

Uber reported its first annual profit on Feb. 7. It was a milestone for the San Francisco-based ride-hailing and food delivery company, which was once infamous for hemorrhaging cash as it sought... Read more »

Don’t look now. These stocks may see the biggest moves this week

Several technology and travel companies are reporting earnings this week — and some of them are likely to see dramatic moves when they do. Wall Street is now in the final half... Read more »

Nvidia rally fueling FOMO in overall market: Evercore’s Julian Emanuel

Evercore ISI’s Julian Emanuel thinks Nvidia’s monster rally is fueling a fear of missing out in the market. He finds clients, including many who traded through the dot-com boom and subsequent collapse,... Read more »

The stock market debate is trapped in the ’90s with both bulls and bears drawing comparisons

GenZ fashion influencers aren’t the only ones trying to channel the 1990s these days. Investors likewise see plenty of current-day relevance in that decade of upheaval, renewal, technological acceleration and eventual excess.... Read more »

Oil stocks should be popular like semis, but no one cares: VanEck CEO

Investors may want to consider putting money to work in a lagging part of the market. According to VanEck CEO Jan van Eck, oil stocks are getting a raw deal. “The [oil]... Read more »

The S&P 500 Just Topped 5,000 in a New Record. Should You Buy?

With the S&P 500 closing above 5,000 for the first time, there’s an inevitable question for investors with cash on the sidelines: Should I get in now — or is the milestone... Read more »

Too exposed to Big Tech? These ETFs may help broaden out your risk

Big Tech’s market dominance may push more investors to equal-weight exchange-traded funds, according to VettaFi’s Todd Rosenbluth. “Investors are getting nervous that too much money is concentrated in a handful of stocks... Read more »

Why weakness in small caps may be a short-term setback

Small cap stocks may be on the cusp of a turnaround. According to Fairlead Strategies market technician Katie Stockton, the Russell 2000‘s underperformance so far this year is likely a near-term setback.... Read more »

As S&P 500 enters bull market, here’s what to know before you invest

People walk through the Financial District by the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on the last day of trading for the year on December 29, 2023 in New York City. Spencer Platt... Read more »

These stocks with increasing profitability will beat market

With the market soaring to new heights in anticipation of lower interest rates, investors should look to long-term growth plays, according to Goldman Sachs. The firm rebalanced its return on equity growth... Read more »

These companies reporting next week have a history of beating earnings expectations

Fourth-quarter earnings season is in full swing and a few stocks could get a boost next week if history is any indication. A diverse group of firms will report results next week,... Read more »

Stocks to buy for next leg of bull market, according to money manager

The S & P 500 just notched a record high to declare its bull market status, but according to one money manager who helps oversee more than $1 trillion, there are a... Read more »

A new era is coming for dividend stocks, says author and portfolio manager

Investors seeking income in the stock market have reason to cheer, according to author and portfolio manager Daniel Peris. He’s predicting a major paradigm shift in the market as dividends come back... Read more »

Wells Fargo’s top stock ideas for the first quarter

The stock market may have had a dismal start to the year, but there are still several opportunities for a good return over the next few months. The S & P 500... Read more »

UK CEO pay exceeds average worker salary for the year

Skyscrapers in the Canary Wharf financial, business and shopping district in London, UK. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images The average FTSE 100 CEO will have earned more this year than the... Read more »

Big Short’s Steve Eisman worries investors are too bullish in 2024

Investor Steve Eisman of “The Big Short” fame is questioning the level of bullishness on Wall Street — even with the market’s tepid start to the year. From enthusiasm surrounding the “Magnificent... Read more »

Berkshire Hathaway didn’t top the market in 2023, but Warren Buffett’s record is unmatched

Shares of Berkshire Hathaway were up about 16% this year after climbing to an all-time high, but the conglomerate still trailed the S & P 500 ‘s 24% gain. It wouldn’t come... Read more »

Companies losing pricing power after years of unbridled spending

A FedEx worker delivers packages in New York, May 9, 2022. Andrew Kelly | Reuters After years of unbridled consumer spending on everything from home improvement to dream vacations, some companies are... Read more »