Inventory futures rise after S&P 500 good points for third week in a row

Stock futures rose on Monday morning, after the S&P 500’s third straight weekly gain, as investors shifted focus to this week’s key inflation report. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 139 points or 0.4%. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures advanced 0.5% and 0.6%, respectively. Monday’s gain follows a weekly rise for … Read more

Baidu robotaxis doesn’t want any human workers in these elements of China

Chinese technology company Baidu announced on Monday that it could sell some robotaxi rides without any human crew in the vehicles. Baidu Beijing – Chinese technology company Baidu It said on Monday that it is the first robotaxi operator in China to get permission to sell rides with no human driver or staff inside the … Read more

Baidu robotaxis doesn’t want any human workers in these elements of China

Chinese technology company Baidu announced on Monday that it could sell some robotaxi rides without any human crew in the vehicles. Baidu Beijing – Chinese technology company Baidu It said on Monday that it is the first robotaxi operator in China to get permission to sell rides with no human driver or staff inside the … Read more

BRK Berkshire Hathaway Q2 2022 earnings

An Andy Warhol-like print of Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett hangs outside a clothing stand during the first in-person 2019 annual meeting of Berkshire Hathaway Inc in Omaha, Nebraska, US April 30, 2022. Scott Morgan Reuters Berkshire HathawayOperating profits jumped in the second quarter despite fears of a slowdown in growth, but Warren Buffett’s conglomerate … Read more

Lyft, Carvana, Warner Bros. Discovery, DraftKings

Confetti falls as Lyft CEO Logan Green (C) and President John Zimmer (LEFT C) ring the Nasdaq opening bell celebrating the company’s initial public offering (IPO) on March 29, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. The travel app company’s shares were initially priced at $72. Mario Tama / Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines … Read more

Expedia, Block, Lyft and extra

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Expedia (EXPE) – The travel website operator’s stock jumped 5.4% in premarket after Expedia beat top and bottom line estimates in its latest quarterly report. Demand for travel was strong, with accommodation revenue up 57% from a year ago and airline ticket revenue up 22%. Block … Read more

Inventory futures are flat with all eyes on the July jobs report

Stock futures were flat in overnight trading Thursday as investors awaited Friday’s jobs report for further clues about the path of Federal Reserve rate hikes and the state of the economy. Futures on the Dow Jones industrial average were little changed. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures were also flat. Economists expect 258,000 jobs … Read more

Eli Lilly, Cigna, Restaurant Manufacturers and plenty of extra

Check out some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Eli Lilly (LLY) – The drugmaker’s stock fell 3.6% in premarket after missing estimates with its quarterly results and cutting its full-year forecast. Lilly’s performance during the quarter was impacted by lower insulin prices and a decline in sales of its Covid-19 treatment. Cigna (CI) … Read more

Jim Cramer says Congress spending payments might make inflation worse, however he is nonetheless bullish

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Wednesday that two of Congress’ behemoth spending bills are worrying about the trajectory of inflation. “I’m still a bull – I felt strongly since June when I saw that commodities were going in the right direction. And I would be very confident about wage inflation as well, if not for Congress,” … Read more

Inventory futures flat after 400-point rally within the Dow

Stock futures were around Thursday morning after major media snapped a two-day slide, helped by strong earnings and stronger economic reports for June and July that led investors to look past the possibility of a recession. Futures related to the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 9 points or 0.03%. S&P 500 futures slipped 0.08% and … Read more