These companies generally beat earnings estimates and trade higher

A group of companies scheduled to report quarterly results in the coming weeks tend to beat analyst estimates and see their stocks trade higher, a recent analysis showed. This earnings season, investors are watching how companies have fared given the highest inflation in roughly four decades, which may be starting to discourage consumer spending. In … Read more

Wall Street believes these Nasdaq names will lead a comeback after its worst quarter since 2008

It was a vicious first half and quarter for stocks, but especially for members of the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite. Rising inflationary concerns spooked investors, who increasingly turned on one-time tech darlings that are more sensitive to rising interest rates. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 29% in the first half, the most of the three major averages. … Read more

Apple, FedEx, Coinbase, Honeywell, Micron

Here are Wall Street’s biggest calls on Friday: Berenberg downgrades FedEx to hold from buy Berenberg said FedEx is “too much” of a “show me” story. “However, with near-term earnings risks now mounting and mixed prospects for the execution of the strategic review, we think the shares may pause for breath until the macroeconomic outlook … Read more

Every S&P 500 stock is down on Monday — a rare event on Wall Street

Market sentiment has gotten so bad on Wall Street that investors on Monday were selling everything. Literally. Every single stock in the S&P 500 was down on the day, with the best-performing name being Duke Realty, which teetered around the flatline. The worst-performing S&P 500 component was Signature Bank, which fell more than 14% as … Read more

Morgan Stanley likes these small caps to outperform in this tough market

The best way to invest in this market may be to go small, according to Morgan Stanley. The firm said in a note Thursday that it sees small-cap stocks outperforming their large-cap counterparts going forward. Strategist Michelle Weaver said small caps have seen their earnings multiples fall sharply when compared to large-cap stocks, adding that … 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

These are JPMorgan’s favorite stocks heading into June

JPMorgan has released its monthly list of analysts’ top picks, and there’s one addition. Auto auction platform ACV Auctions was added to the list as a growth pick. The firm did not outline any stocks that were removed from the list, which is compiled each month by analysts from its top stock picks. All of … Read more

Amazon, Apple, Salesforce, Costco, Block

Here are Friday’s biggest calls on Wall Street: Baird upgrades Comerica to outperform from neutral Baird said in its upgrade of the bank that it sees an attractive entry point. “Upgrading CMA to Outperform, bank sell-off starting to create opportunities. After banks and the related ‘rate trade’ benefitted from being the fashionable January / February … Read more

Spirit Airlines, Eli Lilly, Signature Bank and more

Spirit Airlines planes on the tarmac at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on February 07, 2022 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading Monday. Spirit, JetBlue – Shares of JetBlue Airways dipped 4.7% on news that the company’s offering $ 30 a share to … Read more

These stocks could be ready to rip if the fear is starting to subside on Wall Street

If the VIX keeps falling, some stocks could see their prices pop, according to a CNBC Pro analysis.