Twitter, Wynn Resorts and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Twitter (TWTR) – Twitter slid into premarket trading after Elon Musk announced late Friday that he was abandoning his $ 44 billion takeover deal. Twitter responded by saying it plans legal action to hold Musk to the agreed-upon transaction. Wynn Resorts (WYNN), Las … Read more

Wall Street global stock picks

It has been an unforgettable first half for investors – and not in a good way, as a brutal sell-off swept across global equity markets and brought major indices to new lows. The S&P 500 suffered its worst first half since 1970, while the Nasdaq Composite’s 28.9% decline for the first six months condemned the … Read more

Here’s what China’s Alibaba and Kuaishou say about the economy

Across five major e-commerce platforms’ GMV, Alibaba’s market share fell by 6% in the first quarter versus the fourth, according to Bernstein analysis. Str | Afp | Getty Images BEIJING – Alibaba was once the poster child for investing in modern China. Now the e-commerce market that fueled its growth is slowing, while new players … Read more

American Eagle Outfitters, Unilever, Nio and more

Nio began deliveries of its new ET7, an upscale electric sedan, on Monday, March 28, 2022. Nio Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Marathon Oil, Diamondback Energy – Energy stocks rose along with oil prices after an agreement from European Union leaders to ban most crude imports from Russia stoked inflation fears. … Read more

Ulta Beauty, Big Lots, Autodesk, Workday and more

Ulta Beauty store. Scott Mlyn | CNBC Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading Friday. Ulta Beauty – The beauty retailer surged 10% following better-than-expected quarterly earnings and revenue. Ulta Beauty also shared a better-than-expected outlook for the full year. American Eagle – The stock dropped 4.2% after the retailer posted weaker-than-expected quarterly … Read more

Big Lots, Hibbett, Pinduoduo and others

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Big Lots (BIG) – The discount retailer’s shares tumbled 21.2% in the premarket after missing Wall Street forecasts for quarterly earnings and revenue. The company also reported a larger-than-expected slump in comparable-store sales and issued cautious full-year guidance, saying inflationary pressures reduce discretionary spending. Hibbett (HIBB) … Read more

JPMorgan sees a rebound ahead

As Covid-19 cases decline in major Chinese cities and consumption in the country is expected to rebound in the weeks ahead, JPMorgan names four e-commerce stocks set to benefit as growth returns to a more normalized level. “We believe we will see a rebound in consumption in late 2Q22 or 3Q22, when total ecommerce market … Read more

Walmart, Home Depot, Citigroup and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Walmart (WMT) – Walmart slumped 7% in premarket trading after missing bottom-line expectations for the first quarter. The retail giant earned $ 1.30 per share, 18 cents a share below estimates as inflationary pressures offset the positive impact of better-than-expected sales. Home Depot … Read more

JPMorgan upgrades its view on China’s Alibaba, Tencent and Meituan

This photo from September 25, 2020 shows Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba Group, attending the opening ceremony of the 3rd All-China Young Entrepreneurs Summit in Fuzhou, Fujian Province of China. Alibaba is among the Chinese technology stocks recently upgraded by JPMorgan analysts. Lyu Ming | China News Service via Getty Images JPMorgan has upgraded Chinese … Read more

China to ban minors from tipping livestreamers, watching after 10 p.m.

Beauty blogger Austin Li Jiaqi speaks with a dog on his lap while livestreaming on the e-commerce platform Taobao on October 26, 2018 in Shanghai, China. The 27-year-old Li, nicknamed “Lipstick Brother,” is the hottest online beauty blogger in China. VCG | Getty Images China’s broadcasting regulator put forth new rules on Saturday that forbid … Read more