Category: Investing

The best-performing fund of the first quarter was put together by accident

Tech shares have been leading the broader U.S. stock market higher for more than a year. Over the past 12 months, the S&P 500 technology sector is up more than 25...

Popular tech stocks like Nvidia, Twitter get smoked as investors fear tech backlash

The tech sector sell-off is not just about Facebook’s data scandal anymore. Several of the market’s favorite technology stocks tanked as investors grew...

U.S. could target 10 Chinese industries including new energy vehicles, aeronautics, biopharma

Aeronautics, modern rail, and new-energy vehicles are among 10 Chinese industries the U.S. could target for tariffs, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said....

Steve Eisman, who called the ‘Big Short’ during last financial crisis, says he’s sleeping easy now

Neuberger Berman portfolio manager Steve Eisman is bullish on bank stocks. The financial “industry is so well-capitalized today that I don’t see any problems...

Market will continue upward amid political turmoil: Wall Street vet

Not even PresidentDonald Trump‘s new tariffs can bring down the 9-year bull market, according to Wall Street veteran Edward Yardeni. “Bear markets are caused...

Oprah sells healthy portion of Weight Watchers stock for huge profit

Oprah Winfrey sold about a quarter of her stake in Weight Watchers International, cashing in on significant gains since she first invested. Winfrey sold shares in the...

Stocks of big manufacturers that use metals plunge on Trump’s tariff plan

President Trump says he is a champion of manufacturing, but his steel and aluminum tariff plan is driving a big sell-off in the industry’s shares. Multiple Wall...

If you own these funds, you are an investor in the major gun makers

Fierce scrutiny has pushed New Jersey state lawmakers to restrict the state’s public pensions from investing in the stocks of gun manufacturers, while the...

Investors may be freaking out over higher rates, but stocks are not

Higher interest rates might be scaring stock investors, but they haven’t held back the stock market this year, according to a study by Credit Suisse Securities....

Chipotle has a new CEO, but Piper Jaffray sees the same old company

Wall Street has fallen in love with Chipotle again. Its stock surged on Valentine’s Day after the burrito company named a new CEO that investors bet could engineer...