PerkinElmer, Boeing, Global Payments, Bumble and more

Displays outside the Nasdaq MarketSite are pictured as dating app operator Bumble Inc. (BMBL) made its debut on the Nasdaq stock exchange during the company’s IPO in New York City, New York, US, February 11, 2021. Mike Segar | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading Monday. Boeing — Shares of the … Read more

Apple, Target, Charter, Bumble, Weber

Here are Monday’s biggest calls on Wall Street: Wells Fargo upgrades Target to overweight from equal weight Wells said the market is just too pessimistic on Target shares. “TGT’s sell-off provides the opportunity to pick up a proven share gainer into an underappreciated earnings recovery at the right price, in our view. Read more about … Read more

Wall Street analysts pick safe-haven consumer stocks

The state of consumer spending in the US is tricky to call right now. On the one hand, inflation is hitting some consumers hard. The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index fell to an all-time low in June, although it slightly improved in July, data on Friday showed. The Bureau of Economic Analysis reported Friday … Read more

Goldman Sachs offers three strategies to ride out a tough second half

Goldman Sachs sees more pain ahead for stocks in the second half of 2022 as corporate earnings weaken. For equity investors bruised on this year’s roller coaster, the Wall Street firm broke down three stable strategies to help smooth the ride. The S&P 500 just suffered its worst first half since 1970 as investors continue … Read more

Target and Microsoft may be just the beginning of a worrisome earnings trend

Target is unlikely to be the only company with a bullseye on it during the upcoming earnings season. The retailer Tuesday warned for the second time in less than a month that its profits would take a hit from an inventory glut. The new guidance comes just days after Microsoft, in another high profile warning, … Read more

These ‘dividend aristocrats’ offer steady returns in an uncertain market, Credit Suisse says

As Wall Street starts another month with further volatility in the markets, Credit Suisse identified some “dividend aristocrats” that could offer investors steady returns. Analysts at the investment bank maintained an overweight rating on dividend stocks, even as they moved down to neutral on value stocks, according to a Friday report from the investment bank. … Read more

These fortress stocks hold up the most during bear markets and pay a nice dividend

With the S&P 500 close to crossing into a bear market as stocks continue their 2022 slide, investors looking for stable names in rocky times have a few opportunities. The broad market index on Thursday fought to stay green. It was down about 18% for the year and sitting 19% from last year’s high. Stocks … Read more

Here are Tuesday's biggest analyst calls of the day: Nvidia, Netflix, Apple, MGM, Tyson Foods & more

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Amazon, Verisign, Honeywell and more

A contractor working for Amazon.com cleans a delivery truck in Richmond, California, US, on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Amazon – Shares of the e-commerce company slumped 13% after issuing weak revenue guidance for the current quarter. Amazon also … Read more