Stock futures rise slightly as Wall Street awaits Fed rate hike, Ukraine developments

US stock futures rose slightly on Monday night as investors continue to monitor developments in the Russia-Ukraine conflict and get ready for a key Federal Reserve policy decision. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose by 70 points, or 0.21%. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures climbed 0.31% and 0.44%, respectively. Earlier in the day, … Read more

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Alibaba, Apple and more

Signage for Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. covers the front facade of the New York Stock Exchange November 11, 2015. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Alibaba, Baidu, – Shares of the China-based companies fell midday after JPMorgan Chase downgraded the stocks to underweight. Their stocks tumbled 9%, … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stock futures rise with Russia-Ukraine war, Fed in focus A view of the New York Stock Exchange Building on Wall Street. Roy Rochlin | Getty Images US stock futures rose Monday, as investors remained focused on the … Read more

China’s Silicon Valley Shenzhen orders production halts control Covid

People wait in line for nucleic acid samples in Shanghai, China, March 12, 2022. Future Publishing | Future Publishing | Getty Images BEIJING – Mainland China is facing its worst Covid-19 outbreak since the country clamped down on the pandemic in 2020, with major cities rushing to limit business activity. Shenzhen, the biggest city in … Read more

investors watch Russia-Ukraine war, Covid wave in China

SINGAPORE – Shares in Japan looked set for a lower start on Monday, as investors continue monitoring developments around the Russia-Ukraine war and the Covid wave in China. The Nikkei futures contract in Chicago was at 25,090 while its counterpart in Osaka was at 24,910. That compared against the Nikkei 225’s last close at 25,162.78. … Read more

Stock futures rise as investors monitor Russia-Ukraine war, Fed’s next move

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, March 11, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Stock futures rose in overnight trading Sunday ahead of an important week as the Russia-Ukraine war continues to escalate and the Federal Reserve could hike rates for the first time since 2018. … Read more

Top analysts are bullish on Tesla & CrowdStrike

The New York Stock Exchange welcomes executives and guests of FIGS, Inc. (NYSE: FIGS), on May 27, 2021, in celebration of its Initial Public Offering. SNEEZE Investors aren’t likely to get a break from the market’s tumult any time soon. Stocks were off to a rocky start at the beginning of 2022, and Russia’s war … Read more