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

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, November 14

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, November 14

Traders work on the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, US, November 11, 2022. andrew kelly | Reuters Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. A little fall sunshine Stocks are coming off a strong week, thanks in … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, November 8

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, November 8

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. NYSE Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stocks-on-edge The major US indexes are looking to notch a third-straight positive session Tuesday. On Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 423.78 points, or 1.31%. The … Read more

Stock futures are flat as Wall Street awaits US midterm elections

Stock futures are flat as Wall Street awaits US midterm elections

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, November 7, 2022. Brendan Mcdermid | Reuters Stock futures were flat Monday evening following a winning day for markets as investors looked ahead to US midterm elections on Tuesday. Futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial average rose … Read more

Handicapping whether the stock market is at a turning point after Thursday’s upside reversal

Handicapping whether the stock market is at a turning point after Thursday’s upside reversal

“Maybe.” That’s the only fair answer to whether last week’s upside reversal – violent and rare as it was in scale and speed – will prove important as a market turning point or even matter at all. Such things are only knowable in retrospect. In the moment there literally is no answer – whether the … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, September 26

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, September 26

Raphael Bostic at Jackson Hole, Wyoming David A. Grogan | CNBC Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Bad start for stocks Stocks are still in a funk. The three major indices were down Monday, indicating that last week’s troubles would continue. On Friday, the Dow … Read more

Inflation could push Fed into August rate hike

Inflation could push Fed into August rate hike

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Monday said the Federal Reserve could raise interest rates in August, before its next scheduled meeting in September, if this week’s economic data shows that inflation isn’t abating. “The Fed is still in charge of this market. A week ago, it looked like they might ease up, but after Friday’s red-hot … Read more

Netflix loses nearly 1 million subscribers, forecast misses Wall Street estimates

Netflix loses nearly 1 million subscribers, forecast misses Wall Street estimates

Netflix Inc. NFLX-Q said on Tuesday it lost 970,000 subscribers from April through June, averting the worst-case scenario projected by the company, but offered a forecast below Wall Street expectations for the current quarter. It plans to launch an ad-supported tier next year and it warned that the strong dollar was also hitting revenue booked … Read more

TikTok looms large in tech earnings from Google, Facebook, Amazon

TikTok looms large in tech earnings from Google, Facebook, Amazon

Rafael Henrique | LightRocket | Getty Images As the heart of tech earnings season wraps up, one persistent theme has been weakness in the digital ad market. The war in Ukraine, rising inflation, Apple’s privacy changes and an overall pullback in ad spending help explain why Facebook, Google, Amazon and Twitter all reported disappointing revenue … Read more

How Netflix’s password-sharing crackdown is likely to work

How Netflix’s password-sharing crackdown is likely to work

Netflix signage next to the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York, US, on Friday, Jan. 21, 2022. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Netflix surprised the world this week, saying it plans to finally address the rampant practice of password sharing. More than 100 million households are using a shared password, Netflix said Tuesday, including … Read more