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U.S. stocks dropped Thursday as further signs of a protracted trade war between the U.S. and China weighed on risk assets.
Target's stock is rising after beating earnings expectations. Yahoo Finance's Emily McCormick discusses the quarterly results with Seana Smith on "The Ticker."
Federal Reserve officials remain “patient”, saying rates will likely remain unchanged well into the future. Frances Stacey, Optimal Capital Director of Strategy, joins. Seana Smith on 'The Ticker' to break down the recent FOMC minutes and what lies ahead for the U.S. economy.
Oliver Chen, Cowen senior retail analyst, joins "Squawk on the Street" to discuss the retail sector's repeated losses.
The U.S. Department of Justice handed over to Ng's lawyers a "small subset" of more than 1 million documents the government is relying on to prosecute the case, said Assistant United States Attorney Drew Rolle during a hearing at a Brooklyn federal court. The United States accused 46-year-old Ng last year of conspiring to launder money and bribe government officials in Malaysia and Abu Dhabi through bond offerings that Goldman Sachs Group Inc handled. Ng pleaded not guilty to the charges on May 6 and was released in exchange for a $20 million bond.
Let's see if investors should buy Lululemon stock heading into its first-quarter fiscal 2019 earnings results?
The United States increased tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports to 25% from 10% last week. U.S. President Donald Trump has also threatened an additional round of tariffs on $300 billion that would cover nearly everything imported from China to the United States. BEST BUY CO INC: "The impact of tariffs at 25% (proposed to be enacted) will result in price increases and will be felt by U.S. consumers," CEO Huber Joly said.
WASHINGTON/BEIJING, May 23 (Reuters) - The United States and China had a heated exchange on Thursday, with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accusing Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies of lying about its ties to the government and Beijing saying Washington must end its "wrong actions" if it wanted trade talks to continue. U.S. tech stocks were the hardest hit in an overall sharp global market drop on Thursday in signs the conflict between the world's two biggest economies was being seen as a battle not just over trade but also about who controls global technology. Citing national security concerns, Washington last week effectively banned U.S. firms from doing business with Huawei, the world's largest telecoms network gear maker, taking the stakes to a different level days after negotiators appeared to be making headway on trade.
United Capital’s founder says the $750 million acquisition by a Wall Street institution isn’t a sellout but rather the next step in transforming the wealth management landscape.
strong quarter and apparent growth trajectory was enough to prompt Stifel to lift its price target on the retailer. Target's first-quarter earnings and revenue rose from the same period a year earlier and beat analysts' estimates. "We view the result favorably, reflecting Target-specific share gains driven by efforts to drive traffic through brand launches, category refreshes, investments to improve customer convenience, and a focus on lower everyday prices on staples," said Stifel analyst Mark Astrachan, who lifted his price target to $85 from $80.
Last week, Walmart (WMT) reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2020. Walmart is taking market share in key categories like food and general merchandise categories, as well driving higher penetration among its private label offerings. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 6 Warning Sign with WMT.
NEW DELHI/AYODHYA, May 23 (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi scored a dramatic election victory on Thursday, putting his Hindu nationalist party on course to increase its majority on a mandate of business-friendly policies and a tough stand on national security.
Today we'll evaluate Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. (NYSE:HLF) to determine whether it could have potential as an investment...
Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc banker Roger Ng is unlikely to get a plea deal this week on criminal charges linked to a multibillion-dollar scandal at the Malaysian state investment fund 1MDB, both sides told Reuters on Thursday. Plea negotiations are not yet on the agenda, a lawyer for Ng and a spokesman for the U.S. Department of Justice said. Instead, they plan to only discuss scheduling for case proceedings at a Brooklyn federal court.
Amgen (AMGN) looks to acquire Nuevolution in an all-cash deal. Nuevolution focuses on discovering small molecule drugs partnering its proprietary platform.
Strategic partnerships, international expansions, robust earnings trend and same-store sales bode well for Planet Fitness (PLNT).
The " Fast Money " traders shared their first moves for the market open.Tim Seymour was a buyer of McDonald's MCD .Karen Finerman was a buyer of Target TGT .Steve Grasso was a buyer of Walmart WMT .
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J.P. Morgan upgraded its rating on the stock from neutral to overweight and hiked its target price from $81 to $100.
Goldman Sachs’s credit traders had positioned themselves through a default-swaps wager that would have benefited if Weatherford managed to avoid near-term death, even if its longer-term prospects remained bleak, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The trade is notable for its sudden collapse and is likely to rank among the duds this quarter for the leveraged-finance trading team led by Tom Malafronte. In this case, the desk was selling short-dated credit swaps contracts, expecting Weatherford to avoid default over the next year while purchasing longer-term derivatives that would still benefit from an eventual collapse for the oilfield services provider.