Recession-fearing investors keep slashing fastest-growing cloud stocks

Nima Ghamsari, co-founder and chief executive officer of Blend, speaks during the Sooner Than You Think conference in New York on Oct. 16, 2018. Alex Flynn | Bloomberg | Getty Images Tech investors finally got some relief this past week, as the Nasdaq broke a seven-week losing streak, its worst stretch since the dot-com bust … Read more

Dan Sundheim’s D1 Capital dumped high-growth tech stocks in the first quarter

Hedge fund veteran Dan Sundheim bailed on several large bets on the tech sector during the first quarter, according to a securities filing released Monday. Sundheim’s D1 Capital exited positions in JD.com, Carvana and Shopify during the first three months of 2022, according to the filings. Those positions were worth more than $ 2 billion … Read more

Twitter, Affirm, Robinhood and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Twitter (TWTR) – Twitter tumbled 14.6% in premarket trading after Elon Musk tweeted that his deal to buy the company was “temporarily” on hold, as he awaits details on the number of fake and spam accounts on the platform. Affirm Holdings (AFRM) – Affirm reported a … Read more

Tech’s latest IPOs fall, with Robinhood, Rivian, UiPath down over 70%

Rivian electric trucks are seen parked near the Nasdaq MarketSite building in Times Square on November 10, 2021 in New York City. Michael M. Santiago | Getty Images Tech stocks have gotten hammered across the board in 2022. The downdraft has been particularly brutal for companies that held their market debuts in 2021. Of 53 … Read more

Own solid names and have cash for market bounce

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday that enduring the current market is a waiting game for a rally – and investors need to be prepared for when that happens. “Your portfolio should be split among some cash and some stocks that can thrive in a recession.… You need to accept the fact that we’re simply trying … Read more

The Fed’s fight against inflation will beat down ‘shaky’ stocks

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday that the Federal Reserve’s attempts to crush inflation by raising interest rates will also inevitably bring down “formerly high-flying stocks” – even those that are “legitimate” companies. The stock market is “a major risk to containing inflation. It’s not just collateral damage, it’s one of [Fed Chair Jay Powell’s] targets. … Read more

Here are 10 of the worst-performing tech stocks from recent washout

People wait in line for t-shirts at a pop-up kiosk for the online brokerage Robinhood along Wall Street after the company went public with an IPO earlier in the day on July 29, 2021 in New York City. Spencer Platt | Getty Images News | Getty Images Macro conditions were already troubling for tech. With … Read more

Fed rate debate, Ukraine tensions could jolt markets in the week ahead

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, Jan. 25, 2022. Source: NYSE Stocks are likely to be volatile in the week ahead as investors watch tensions between Russia and Ukraine and debate how quickly the Federal Reserve can raise interest rates. Markets were roiled in the past week and bond yields spiked after a hot … Read more