Cramer says these 5 factors could help the Dow keep beating the other major indexes

Cramer says these 5 factors could help the Dow keep beating the other major indexes

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Monday explained why he believes the Dow Jones Industrial Average will continue to outperform the Nasdaq Composite and S&P 500 next year. “As we head into the end of the year, Wall Street tends to crowd into the biggest winners, which is why I expect the Dow to keep outperforming the … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, November 28

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, November 28

Traders on the floor of the NYSE Source: NYSE Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Eyes on China and data Markets face a new test this week after protests broke out across China (more on this below). The unrest, driven by rage over the Chinese … Read more

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

Retailers roll out stricter return policies ahead of the holidays

Retailers roll out stricter return policies ahead of the holidays

The holiday shopping season is always closely followed by a spike in gift returning. But this year, it may be harder to bring things back for free or at a low cost. Roughly 60% of retailers said they’re making changes to existing returns policies, with fewer promising free returns, according to a recent survey of … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, November 25

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, November 25

Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Short day for stocks We hope you had a terrific Thanksgiving. If you’re scheduled to work today, please don’t work too hard. US stock markets are knocking off early, anyway, at 1 … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, November 23

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, November 23

The National Thanksgiving Turkey stands on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, US, November 21, 2022. Evelyn Hockstein | Reuters Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. All the trimmings It’s the day before Thanksgiving, so Americans are spending more attention on getting … Read more

Charts suggest a major buy opportunity for oil is coming

Charts suggest a major buy opportunity for oil is coming

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Tuesday that investors should gear up to buy oil next month, relying on charts analysis from Carley Garner. “She thinks there could be one last washout from this week, possibly early through December, and that washout could take crude down to the low $70s, or even the mid-$60s. Once we get … Read more

Bill Ackman doubts the Fed can tame inflation, says higher prices ahead

Bill Ackman doubts the Fed can tame inflation, says higher prices ahead

Billionaire hedge fund manager Bill Ackman is skeptical of the Federal Reserve’s ability to bring down inflation, seeing structurally higher prices lingering. “Long-term interest rates are meaningfully below where they’re going to go and we think that is, of course, a risk for equities,” Ackman said on a quarterly investor call for Pershing Square Holdings … Read more

Charts suggest the S&P 500 will rally in December, Jim Cramer says

Charts suggest the S&P 500 will rally in December, Jim Cramer says

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Monday that stocks in the S&P 500 benchmark will likely rally next month. “The charts, as interpreted by the legendary Larry Williams, suggest that the Santa Claus rally is coming to town next month and you’ve got to get ready for it, or else you may be left behind,” he said, … Read more

S&P 500 futures fall slightly ahead of more retail earnings before the Thanksgiving holiday

S&P 500 futures fall slightly ahead of more retail earnings before the Thanksgiving holiday

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, Oct. 21, 2022. Source: NYSE S&P 500 futures fell slightly Sunday evening ahead of another batch of retail earnings to kick off a shortened week for the Thanksgiving holiday. Futures tied to the broad market index were lower by 0.1%. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were lower by … Read more