Stock Market Wild West

Stock Market Wild West

Follow The Nation Get email updates Sign up for our free daily newsletter, along with occasional offers for programs that support our journalism. By signing up to receive emails, you agree to receive occasional promotional offers for programs that support the nation‘s journalism. You may unsubscribe or adjust your preferences at any time. You can … Read more

Huge Credit Suisse leak sees stock price plunge after serious allegations

Huge Credit Suisse leak sees stock price plunge after serious allegations

A data leak from Credit Suisse, has revealed the bank details of over 30,000 clients and points to possible failures of due diligence in checks on many customers, reports suggest. Reports from The Guardian via the Press Associationpoints to the bank having accepted “corrupt autocrats, suspected war criminals and human traffickers, drug dealers and other … Read more

GE Stock Is Soaring. The Annual Report Has Provided a Boost.

GE Stock Is Soaring. The Annual Report Has Provided a Boost.

Text size A GE Aviation Test Operations facility. Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg General Electricstock is higher Tuesday. The market is up, as well, and upbeat company-specific Wall Street commentary is also helping. Bank of America analyst Andrew Obino wrote Tuesday that GE is making progress on “several fronts.” GE (ticker: GE) stock is up 4.7% in midday … Read more

Bionano Stock Retains Its ‘Strong Buy’ Status

Bionano Stock Retains Its ‘Strong Buy’ Status

if Bionanos (BNGO† optical genome mapping (OGM) system Saphyr is to gain mainstream adoption, it has to show its performance improves on standard of care (SOC) methods. So far, it appears to be doing just that. There have been several publications so far demonstrating its usefulness and on Friday, the company announced the first publication … Read more

Stock futures muted after Russia-Ukraine tensions intensify

Stock futures muted after Russia-Ukraine tensions intensify

Wall Street’s main benchmarks were little changed in post-market trading Monday as investors continued to weigh the escalating threat of Russian military action against Ukraine and the prospect of swifter monetary tightening by the Federal Reserve. Futures tied to the S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average and Nasdaq hovered near the flatline heading into the … Read more

Nio stock falls after downbeat China auto sales data, Tesla shares also take a hit

Nio stock falls after downbeat China auto sales data, Tesla shares also take a hit

Share of China-based electric vehicle maker Nio Inc.NIO,-4.93%sank 3.5% in premarket trading Monday, after data showing that China’s car sales fell for the eighth straight month in January. the China Passenger Car Association said January retail sales of passenger cars declined 4.4% from a year ago, and said sales are expected to remain sluggish in … Read more

Spouses, taxes and crypto: The unanswered questions for Congress' stock trading ban

Spouses, taxes and crypto: The unanswered questions for Congress' stock trading ban

Wait, isn’t insider trading already banned? Following a “60 Minutes” expose of trades lawmakers made during the 2008 financial crisis, Congress in 2012 passed the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act. The law requires members and their spouses to disclose stock transactions and bars them from trading on nonpublic information “derived” from their official positions. … Read more

Stock Market Slides Because Russia Is Scarier Than the Federal Reserve

Stock Market Slides Because Russia Is Scarier Than the Federal Reserve

Text size Markets were aimed to end the week higher, despite a hotter-than-hoped-for inflation reading on Thursday. Michael Nagle/Bloomberg It was like a splash of cold water to the face, but there’s reason to be optimistic about the stock market in the weeks and months ahead. The market was making headway this past week, shaking … Read more

Raymond James’ 2 Stock Picks With Over 70% Upside Potential

Raymond James’ 2 Stock Picks With Over 70% Upside Potential

What can it all mean when mega-cap stocks and US Treasuries start behaving as if they were penny stocks? Tavis McCourt, Institutional Equity Strategist at Raymond James, has an idea about that. “We would argue it shows a complete lack of conviction by investors in certain business models/earnings power, and the state of the economy … Read more