These are the best-performing S&P 500 stocks this week. Here’s where analysts see them going

The S & P 500 is on track for another positive week as investors cheered better-than-expected inflation numbers. The consumer price index rose 8.5% year over year in July, compared to economists’ expectations of 8.7%. Meanwhile, wholesale inflation, as measured by the producer price index, fell 0.5% last month. If the S & P ends … Read more

Norwegian Cruise Line, Micron Technology, Signet Jewelers, Novavax and more

A view of the Norwegian Encore cruise ship during its inaugural sailing from PortMiami, which took place from Nov. 21-24, 2019. Orlando Sentinel | Tribune News Service | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Norwegian Cruise Line — Shares sank nearly 12% on Tuesday after the company reported second-quarter results … Read more

Hedge funds bought into these outperforming industrial stocks, including Lockheed Martin

Hedge funds recently rotated into winning industrial stocks as their favorite growth darlings underperformed the market, according to RBC. The Wall Street firm analyzed stock-level holdings of 310 hedge funds based on the recently released regulatory filings, and it found that hedge funds’ overweight to the industrial sector hit a new high at the end … Read more

Who needs LeBron James? Luka Doncic, Ja Morant put NBA in strong media position

Ja Morant # 12 of the Memphis Grizzlies drives to the basket to shoot against the Golden State Warriors in the second half of Game Three of the Western Conference Semifinals of the NBA Playoffs at Chase Center on May 07, 2022 in San Francisco, California. Thearon W. Henderson | Getty Images The NBA is … Read more

GameStop, Uber, Nielsen Holdings and more

A screen displays the logo and trading information for GameStop on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) March 29, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. GameStop – Shares of the video game retailer dropped 6% on huge trading volume. More than 8 million shares … Read more

Nielsen Holdings, FedEx, LHC Group and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Nielsen Holdings (NLSN) – The TV ratings company stock surged 20.9% in the premarket after it agreed to be acquired by a private-equity consortium for $ 28 per share. The deal is worth $ 16 billion, including assumed debt. FedEx (FDX) – FedEx … Read more

General Mills, Winnebago, GameStop and others

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: General Mills (GIS) – General Mills gained 1.6% in the premarket after reporting better-than-expected quarterly earnings and raising its full-year outlook. The food maker earned an adjusted 84 cents per share, 6 cents above estimates, with revenue essentially in line with analyst forecasts. General Mills said … Read more

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Boeing, Disney and more

A Boeing 777X airplane takes off during its first test flight from the company’s plant in Everett, Washington, January 25, 2020. Terray Sylvester | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Boeing – Shares fell about 4% after a Boeing 737 passenger jet crashed in China with 132 people on board. China’s … Read more

Boeing, Anaplan, Nielsen Holdings and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Boeing (BA) – A Boeing 737-800 jet operated by China Eastern Airlines crashed in the mountains of southern China with 132 people aboard, with no immediate word on casualties. Boeing shares sank 5.8% in the premarket. Anaplan (PLAN) – Anaplan agreed to be bought out by … Read more

BP, First Horizon, defense stocks and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) – Berkshire reported record annual profit in 2021, helped largely by its investment in Apple (AAPL). Berkshire also bought back a record $ 27 billion in stock last year, but the pace of buybacks slowed during the fourth quarter. Berkshire … Read more