A tech rebound may be needed for a full market recovery. These are the stocks that could lead

A tech rebound may be needed for a full market recovery.  These are the stocks that could lead

The key to a sustained market recovery may rest on one of the most downbeat sectors this year: Tech. As of Friday’s close, the Nasdaq Composite sits 30% from its record closing high of 16,057.44 on Nov. 19, 2021. It has sold off sharply since then as tech shares tumbled amid soaring inflation and higher … Read more

Google now allows Spotify and Bumble to bill US users inside apps

Google now allows Spotify and Bumble to bill US users inside apps

An Android statue is displayed in front of a building on the Google campus on January 31, 2022 in Mountain View, California. Google parent company Alphabet will report fourth quarter earnings on Tuesday after the closing bell. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images The Google Play app store will allow Spotify and Bumble to bill US … Read more

Elon Musk took over a struggling Twitter and has quickly made it worse

Elon Musk took over a struggling Twitter and has quickly made it worse

The Twitter profile page belonging to Elon Musk is seen on an Apple iPhone mobile phone. Nurphoto | Nurphoto | Getty Images When Elon Musk said last week that Twitter has experienced a “massive drop in revenue” under his recent tutelage, he blamed the decline on “activist groups pressing advertisers.” There was some merit to … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, October 31

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, October 31

Trader on the floor of the NYSE, Oct. 28, 2022. Source: NYSE Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Green October US equities markets are primed to wrap up a stellar month as October concludes. The Dow, in fact, could well achieve its best month since … Read more

Wynn Resorts, TuSimple, Newell Brands, First Solar and more

Wynn Resorts, TuSimple, Newell Brands, First Solar and more

This photograph taken on October 20, 2022 shows the signage of Wynn Casino resort with the Grand Lisboa and Casino Lisboa in the backdrop in Macau. Eduardo Leal | AFP | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Wynn Resorts — Shares of the casino operator jumped 10% after a filing … Read more

The tech tyranny is over. Here are the stocks driving this market

The tech tyranny is over.  Here are the stocks driving this market

Never have the bulls been more bashful and timid. Never have the bears been so ascendant and so wrong. Oh sure, the bears nailed Meta Platforms (META) and hit Microsoft (MSFT) out of the park. Amazon (AMZN) flopped. So did Alphabet (GOOGL). But when the bears — with the help of everyone in the media … Read more

Gaming ‘somewhat resilient’ to weak economy

Gaming ‘somewhat resilient’ to weak economy

Microsoft’s head of gaming said Wednesday that video games can stand up to economic weakness, even as the software maker expects slower pickup in other parts of its business targeting consumers. Rising prices and interest rates have inspired investors to hurry up and find pockets of financial markets that can hold up in a downturn. … Read more

Harley-Davidson, Visa, Microsoft, Biogen and more

Harley-Davidson, Visa, Microsoft, Biogen and more

A mechanic works on a motorcycle at a Harley-Davidson showroom and repair shop in Lindon, Utah, on Monday, April 19, 2021. George Frey | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Harley Davidson — Shares of the motorcycle company climbed 13% after Harley reported quarterly earnings beat top- and … Read more

Facebook, Google face skeptical Wall Street this week amid ad collapse

Facebook, Google face skeptical Wall Street this week amid ad collapse

A new video by Inspired by Iceland pushes back against experiencing life through the “metaverse,” as described by Mark Zuckerberg during Facebook’s rebranding to Meta on Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Wall Street is bracing for disaster in online advertising. Following disappointing results from Snap last week and a … Read more

Google hologram video call booths coming to WeWork, T-Mobile offices

Google hologram video call booths coming to WeWork, T-Mobile offices

Holograms aren’t just for dead celebrities anymore. In fact, it might not be long before you’re attending a virtual work meeting with lifelike, 3D representations of your colleagues. That’s the future Google is working toward: The company says it’s expanding testing of its Project Starline, 3D video call booths where you can chat with holographic … Read more