How to invest behind the sweeping climate and health care package that could soon become law

The Senate just passed the most ambitious climate spending package on record, and there are a host of companies across the renewable energy ecosystem that could benefit. Solar power and other clean energy providers along with electric vehicle makers and some energy and health care companies stand to benefit from the massive bill. The Inflation … Read more

Lithium is key to an electric future, boosting Albemarle’s results

The most ambitious climate bill in US history cleared a key hurdle on Saturday, but one lithium executive said the single biggest catalyst for the critical materials industry would be an overhaul of the country’s permitting practices. The bill, which the Senate voted to advance on Saturday evening, includes $369 billion for climate initiatives. For … Read more

Tesla, Amazon, Twitter, Costco, Apple

Here are Tuesday’s biggest calls on Wall Street: Truist initiates Tesla as buy Truist said Tesla is a “remarkable success story.” “Overcoming obstacles in traditional, established, automotive & energy industries, Tesla developed innovative technology, built scale, and achieved industry-leading profitability.” Read more about this call here. Morgan Stanley reiterates Tesla overweight Morgan Stanley lowered its … Read more

Robinhood, Apple, Chewy, Deckers, Amazon

Here are the biggest calls on Wall Street on Monday: Wells Fargo upgrades Old Dominion to overweight from equal weight Wells said in its upgrade of the transport company that the stock is cheap. “We had the opportunity to visit with management as well as tour a terminal. We walked away from our meeting more … Read more

The ‘dividend aristocrats’ are beating the market this year. Here’s how investors can take advantage

Struggling retailer Target announced a dividend hike Thursday, keeping its stock in an exclusive club that has proven to be a smart bet for investors this year. This marks 51 consecutive years where Target has increased its cash dividend payout, at an average of 12.65% per year, according to data from S&P Global. This streak … Read more

Netflix, Snap, Tesla, Home Depot, GameStop

Here are Thursday’s biggest calls on Wall Street: Piper Sandler downgrades Pinterest and Snap to neutral from overweight Piper downgraded Pinterest and Snap due to slowing digital ad growth. “After a strong two-year stretch, digital ad spend looks to be normalizing. Group multiples have declined and are ~ 40% off recent highs, but history suggests … Read more

Salesforce, Delta, Albemarle and more

Pedestrians pass in front of the Salesforce Tower in New York. Victor J. Blue | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Salesforce – Shares of the enterprise-software maker jumped nearly 10% after the company’s stronger-than-expected quarterly earnings report. Salesforce also lifted its full-year earnings guidance, but reduced its … Read more

Buy this ETF for exposure to the booming electric vehicle market, NDR Research says

For investors looking to capitalize on the jump in electric vehicle ownership, one exchange-traded fund that tracks lithium and battery companies fits the bill, according to Ned Davis Research. The firm favors the Global X Lithium & Battery Tech ETF, which offers broad exposure to companies involved in the mining and processing of lithium, as … Read more

Lithium’s vital role in the energy transition sends prices to record highs. How to play it

The all-electric future, where homes, cars and buildings run on clean energy depends on a host of raw materials, but perhaps one more than the rest: lithium. Prices for the key metal have shot up over the last year as projections suggest demand is going to vastly outstrip supply. On one side there’s automakers promising … Read more

Here are Thursday's biggest analyst calls of the day: Tesla, Zoom, Beyond Meat, Ford, Disney & more

Here are the biggest calls on Wall Street on