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VMware commits to closing workforce gender gap by 2030

VMware commits to closing workforce gender gap by 2030

VMware has committed to achieving gender parity as part of its list of goals to reach this decade, COO Sanjay Poonen told CNBC’s Jim Cramer Monday. The cloud computing and virtualization software company has laid out 30 goals to meet by 2030, and addressing the makeup of the workforce is …

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Jim Cramer reveals his 10 investment themes for 2021

Jim Cramer reveals his 10 investment themes for 2021

Wall Street on Monday labored through a tough day to open the new trading year, which prompted CNBC’s Jim Cramer to break down the top investing themes he’ll be watching in 2021. Investors should keep secular trends in mind because they are the best ways to approach a marketwide sell-off, …

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Nigeria’s $82 billion health-care gap: Investors stand by

Nigeria's $82 billion health-care gap: Investors stand by

A security man administers sanitiser to a visitor to a state hospital in Lagos, on February 28, 2020. PIUS UTOMI EKPEI | AFP via Getty Images The coronavirus pandemic has sharpened the lens on a substantial health-care spending gap in Africa’s largest economy, and international investors are seeking to fill …

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The Covid recession brought extreme inequality in 2020

The Covid recession brought extreme inequality in 2020

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in lower Manhattan. Spencer Platt | Getty Images The legacy of 2020 will endure in America’s collective memory for many reasons: a deadly pandemic, a vicious presidential election. It also brought the most severe recession in almost a century, which hurtled millions into poverty …

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5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. McConnell blocks $2,000 stimulus checks Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks at a news conference with other Senate Republicans at the U.S. Capitol on December 15, 2020 in Washington, DC. Tom …

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5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. House passes bill for $2,000 stimulus checks Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speak after a press conference on Capitol Hill on December 20, …

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Equities likely to grow, but finding yield remains difficult

Equities likely to grow, but finding yield remains difficult

krisanapong detraphiphat | Moment | Getty Images Bottom-scraping interest rates in 2020 were a major factor fueling a stock market that, after plummeting in March from the pandemic, rallied to post a banner year. Low interest rates also vexed investors seeking yield from bonds purchased to diversify portfolios and reduce …

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5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Trump slams Covid stimulus bill U.S. President Donald Trump waves as he departs on the South Lawn of the White House, on December 12, 2020 in Washington, DC. Al Drago | Getty …

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‘We’re in a perfect spot’

'We're in a perfect spot'

The Container Store has named a replacement for outgoing CEO Melissa Reiff, who told CNBC’s Jim Cramer Tuesday that she is optimistic about the transition. Satish Malhotra, a veteran executive of personal care retailer Sephora, is set to begin leading the storage and organization products retailer, come February. “There’s never …

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Coronavirus sped up digital transformation by 6 years, Twilio CEO says

Coronavirus sped up digital transformation by 6 years, Twilio CEO says

When the coronavirus pandemic limited face-to-face interactions earlier this year, companies, governments and other organizations adapted to the new normal by transitioning many activities online. The transition, a part of the digital transformation that has played out over the years, was a boon for companies like cloud messaging provider Twilio, …

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‘The upside could be enormous’

'The upside could be enormous'

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Tuesday reacted to rumors that Apple could be laying day a path to get into the car business, saying Apple stock should be owned simply for its existing catalog of technology products. “An electric vehicle merely gives you one more reason to own Apple, not trade …

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Buying opportunities come at the moment of maximum panic

Jim Cramer identifies popular stock picks among young investors

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Monday broke down his long-trusted playbook to game the market on volatile days for stock trading. Equities on Wall Street spent the early part of the trading day in the red, coming under pressure as investors worried over new revelations about the coronavirus outbreak in the …

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Millionaires see strong market gains in 2021

Millionaires see strong market gains in 2021

America’s millionaires are betting on a strong stock market next year, with many expecting double-digit gains, according to the CNBC Millionaire Survey. Fully 70% of millionaires expect the S&P 500 will be up at least 5% next year, according to the survey of households with investible assets of at least …

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More upside after Tesla’s S&P 500 welcome

More upside after Tesla's S&P 500 welcome

The pandemic took a backseat to Tesla on the stock market Friday as traders exchanged shares ahead of its upcoming debut on the market benchmark index, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday. Trade in Tesla, the poster child of high-flying tech stocks in 2020, put pressure on the rest of the …

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XL Fleet EV stock ‘could be a steal’ after blank-check merger

XL Fleet EV stock 'could be a steal' after blank-check merger

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Friday gave his assessment on XL Fleet, the commercial and municipal fleet electrification supplier that’s expected to go public next week via blank-check merger. XL Fleet, founded in 2009 to tap into the emerging electric vehicle economy, is being targeted by a special purpose acquisition company …

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How to plan a vacation during Covid

How to plan a vacation during Covid

We all need a vacation after 2020. And with vaccines being shipped out around the country, now might be a good time to start planning your much-needed getaway in 2021. The most important part of any trip you plan during Covid-19 will be flexibility, according to Nisreene Atassi, the global …

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Pent-up demand will boost airline stocks in 2021 and beyond: Trader

Pent-up demand will boost airline stocks in 2021 and beyond: Trader

It’s no secret airlines have had an unprecedently bad year. JPMorgan expects the pain to continue for some companies, with analysts double downgrading shares of JetBlue, Spirit and United Airlines to underweight from overweight on Wednesday on overvaluation concerns. The firm maintained its overweight ratings on Delta, Alaska Airlines and …

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‘As long as we have doubters, we can rally’

'As long as we have doubters, we can rally'

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Wednesday said the stock market is full of pessimism, creating an opportune moment for investors. “Fairly or unfairly, this is a great moment for the stock market,” the “Mad Money” host said. “The promised land is right there. We’ve still got to get through the worst …

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5 things to know before the stock market opens December 16, 2020

5 things to know before the stock market opens December 16, 2020

Here’s the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Wall Street looks to extend Tuesday’s rally U.S. stock futures were higher after Tuesday’s rally as investors grew more optimistic about Washington reaching a deal on another coronavirus economic relief package. However, a …

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Investors are powering the December rally with conflicting bets

Investors are powering the December rally with conflicting bets

With the so-called “Santa Claus rally” in mid-swing, CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Tuesday said investors are making conflicting bets on stocks in contrast to December rallies in years past. The stock market tends to rally in December heading into the Christmas holiday, but the 2020 year-end increase is being powered …

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Here are some money moves to make before the year ends

Here are some money moves to make before the year ends

Nitat Termmee | Moment | Getty Images At the end of every year, there’s an opportunity to make smart financial moves to reduce taxes, increase net investment income and decrease portfolio risk. Some of these financial moves are especially timely. They’re enabled by federal legislation and temporary changes in tax …

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India has a ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ technology opportunity

India has a 'once-in-a-lifetime' technology opportunity

India’s entrepreneurs have a unique opportunity to shape the future of technology, not only within their own country but across the globe, according to the billionaire founder of one of the country’s most successful start-ups. Vijay Shekhar Sharma, CEO of financial technology company Paytm, said accelerating internet adoption under the …

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Casinos should have a huge year in 2021, Jim Cramer says

Casinos should have a huge year in 2021, Jim Cramer says

Casino stocks are rallying as investors anticipate a rebound in travel and less rocky trade relations between the U.S. and China in the upcoming year, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said. The U.S. earlier Monday began inoculating citizens with a Covid-19 vaccine authorized by federal regulators for emergency use, which officials hope …

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‘Lockdown is where we’re headed’

'Lockdown is where we're headed'

The stay-at-home trade has returned to Wall Street despite the U.S. launching its Covid-19 vaccination campaign, revealing some insight into how investors gauge the economic bounce back in the near term, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Monday. “The recovery stocks are handing the baton back to the lockdown winners because lockdown …

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Buy now, pay later plans are booming in the Covid economy

Buy now, pay later plans are booming in the Covid economy

New sneakers, a MacBook, a Peloton — you can pay for almost anything in installments these days. Like the layaway plans of old, but now called point-of-sale loans, “buy now, pay later” lets shoppers break their purchases into equal installment payments without interest or fees, even using a debit card, …

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Relief Therapeutics shares have soared 38,000% in 2020

Relief Therapeutics shares have soared 38,000% in 2020

Medical staff examine a patient in the Covid-19 intensive care unit at United Memorial Medical Center in Houston on Nov. 16, 2020. Go Nakamura | Getty Images LONDON — Swiss biotech firm Relief Therapeutics has seen its share price climb by 38,000% so far this year, as it develops a …

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Here’s how to overcome common financial blind spots

Here's how to overcome common financial blind spots

AscentXmedia | iStock | Getty Images When it comes to managing money, most everybody has doubts as to whether they’re doing it right. So you may breathe a sigh of relief to know that no one is crazy, according to Morgan Housel, author of the book “The Psychology of Money.” …

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This is the time to speculate

This is the time to speculate

With a Covid-19 vaccine use authorization from U.S. drug regulators imminent, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday the time is ripe to take on some risk in the market. “If you want to speculate, this is the time to do it, just speculate wisely,” the “Mad Money” host said. “You’ve got …

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Cramer crowns Azek stock a ‘top idea for 2021’

5 things to know before the stock market opens November 25, 2020

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Friday pitched Azek stock as a “top idea for 2021,” citing the state of the home reconstruction market and growing interest in alternative building materials. Azek a week ago posted a better-than-expected quarterly report and shares sold off anyway, declining nearly 4% over two days. Cramer …

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Lululemon (LULU) reports Q3 2020 earnings, sales beat estimates

Lululemon (LULU) reports Q3 2020 earnings, sales beat estimates

Lululemon Athletica store exterior, Ponce City Market. John Greim | LightRocket | Getty Images Lululemon on Thursday reported sales of $1.1 billion, up 22% from a year ago and beating analysts’ estimates, as shoppers frequented the retailer’s stores and website to buy workout apparel during the period. In North America, …

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5 things to know before the stock market opens December 10, 2020

5 things to know before the stock market opens December 10, 2020

Here’s the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stocks set to open lower after Wednesday’s drop from record highs U.S. stock futures pointed to a lower open, with investors watching Thursday’s FDA meeting on Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine and continued talks in …

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Market watchers on what’s next for the stock

Market watchers on what's next for the stock

Starbucks kicked off its investor day Wednesday in good shape. The stock, which closed slightly lower on the day, is less than 3% from its record high set last week. The shares have also rallied more than 100% since a March low. Mark Newton, founder of Newton Advisors, sees a …

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Cramer sees strong 2021 after Airbnb IPO

Cramer sees strong 2021 after Airbnb IPO

Airbnb has a chance to post substantial growth next year and the stock is worth buying when the company makes its long-awaited debut to the market Thursday, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Tuesday. Investors can afford to be patient, however, as the vacation home rental company continues to face pandemic headwinds, …

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Why these 7 U.S. mall owners, including Simon, are in trouble: S&P

Why these 7 U.S. mall owners, including Simon, are in trouble: S&P

CoolSprings Galleria Mall, Franklin, TN Source: CBL Properties With winter looming, America’s mall owners face troubling days ahead in the global health crisis, according to a new report from S&P Global Market Intelligence. As the Covid pandemic worsens, and cases and hospitalizations keep climbing to new records in the U.S., …

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Shares of Penumbra tank after short seller releases critical report

Shares of Penumbra tank after short seller releases critical report

Shares of Penumbra slid more than 12% on Tuesday after short-seller Quintessential Capital Management released a critical report on the California-based medical devices maker. Quintessential Capital has a short position in Penumbra, meaning it is betting that the stock will go down. The firm first began to target Penumbra last …

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Beware of Covid vaccine scams. Don’t get a fake one

Beware of Covid vaccine scams. Don't get a fake one

Woman holds vials labelled “COVID-19 Coronavirus Vaccine” over dry ice in this illustration taken, December 5, 2020. Dado Ruvic | Illustration | Reuters “I can’t produce enough for the masses,” Johnny T. Stine wrote on Facebook in May, “but in 18 months, when the virus is long gone, everyone will …

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Digital transformation is ‘opportunity of this generation’

Digital transformation is 'opportunity of this generation'

As businesses adopted new digital capabilities to operate amid the coronavirus pandemic, ServiceNow reached a milestone among a key client base, CEO Bill McDermott said on CNBC Monday. In the third quarter, the cloud services provider signed its 1,000th customer contract valued above $1 million annually — that’s double the …

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Cramer recommends buy price for DoorDash public debut

Cramer recommends buy price for DoorDash public debut

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Monday gave his recommendation on the looming public debut of DoorDash. The San Francisco-based food delivery app received praise from Cramer, though he erred on the side of caution as to what price he thinks investors should be willing to pay for it when it begins …

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Young investors ‘changed the entire character of the market’

Coronavirus vaccine creates market winners and losers

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Monday suggested that seasoned investors could take a cue and learn something from the stock market’s newcomers this year. “I think it’s time to stop disrespecting the younger investors who’ve nailed 2020 every step of the way and start taking them seriously,” the “Mad Money” host …

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Next week may be difficult without stimulus deal

Start of a 'seasonally strong period' for stocks

The stock market’s next move hinges on the state of coronavirus stimulus talks in Washington, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday. “If the Democrats and Republicans in Congress can make a stimulus deal over the weekend, this market can indeed keep running,” the “Mad Money” host said. “Without some progress in …

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Salesforce could more than double its value after Slack deal

Salesforce could more than double its value after Slack deal

Salesforce’s blockbuster deal for the Slack messaging platform will give the software giant the visibility it needs to increase its valuation by threefold, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Thursday. “If you follow the customer, you’ll understand why Salesforce.com, which built a gigantic business by helping clients harness the power of the …

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5 things to know before the stock market opens December 3, 2020

5 things to know before the stock market opens December 3, 2020

Here’s the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stock futures little changed after another S&P 500 record The reluctance to commit on Wall Street reflected the uncertainty around a new Covid stimulus bill from a bipartisan group of senators. Investors are …

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‘Taking a hard line gets results’

'Taking a hard line gets results'

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Wednesday made a plea for Joe Biden to stay tough on China once the Democrat moves into the White House in the new year. “I hope the incoming Biden administration can look at Trump’s trade war objectively, because in many ways, really, it worked,” the “Mad …

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Slack is one step in Salesforce’s path to double revenue

Slack is one step in Salesforce's path to double revenue

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, after announcing that the software giant is acquiring Slack Technologies, told CNBC Tuesday that the company is on a path to double revenue. In its fiscal third-quarter report released after the close, Salesforce provided guidance of $25.5 billion on the high end in fiscal 2022. Benioff, …

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Amid coronavirus, donations set to spike on Giving Tuesday

Amid coronavirus, donations set to spike on Giving Tuesday

Many charities have seen a surge in donations since the coronavirus crisis began. Now, on Giving Tuesday, pandemic-related nonprofits could get an unprecedented extra bump. Charitable donations generally get a big boost on “Giving Tuesday,” a single day specifically focused on charity in the shopping-heavy week after Thanksgiving. Last year, …

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What four retail analysts are watching

What four retail analysts are watching

This year’s Black Friday is shaping up to be much different than usual. The Covid-19 pandemic’s impact on the retail sector and particularly brick-and-mortar stores was on full display Friday as deal-hungry shoppers opted to surf the web instead of hitting the mall for sales. Former Saks CEO Steve Sadove …

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Why it’s gotten harder for younger generations

Why it's gotten harder for younger generations

For a myriad of reasons, millennials, America’s largest generation, are becoming homeowners later in life and at lower rates than the generations of Americans that preceded them.  The rapid expansion of the middle-class after World War II made owning a home easier and, ultimately, a symbol of the American dream. …

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Anti-spending movement gains momentum ahead of Black Friday

Anti-spending movement gains momentum ahead of Black Friday

‘Tis the season to shore up your savings. In the days leading up to Black Friday, financial experts caution against overspending, particularly amid an economic crisis due to the coronavirus pandemic — and consumers are listening. One campaign, called “In the Black Friday,” spearheaded by the National Financial Educators Council, …

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Here are the best deals (and what not to buy)

Here are the best deals (and what not to buy)

Black Friday — the biggest shopping day of the year — is no longer the day after Thanksgiving. Instead of one-day doorbuster deals, retailers like Walmart and Home Depot have been rolling out discounts in the days, or even weeks, ahead of the official start of the holiday season. And …

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5 things to know before the stock market opens November 24, 2020

5 things to know before the stock market opens November 24, 2020

Here’s the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Dow set to continue Monday’s robust rally Dow futures pointed to an over 250 point gain at Tuesday’s open, with the Trump administration approving Joe Biden‘s transition and the president-elect set to pick …

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Retail earnings reports to watch

Retail earnings reports to watch

Retail earnings are ramping up this week. Urban Outfitters reports on Monday, a day before Best Buy, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Abercrombie and Fitch, Dollar Tree, Nordstrom, Gap and American Eagle Outfitters. All of their stocks are in the green year to date except for Nordstrom, which is down almost 48%. …

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Coronavirus vaccine creates market winners and losers

Coronavirus vaccine creates market winners and losers

Promising developments on the vaccine front have sparked optimism that the pandemic’s end may be in sight. But if the market trends that immediately followed positive vaccine news are any indication, some sectors will benefit a lot more than others. Massachusetts-based biotech company Moderna said last week that its coronavirus …

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Start of a ‘seasonally strong period’ for stocks

Start of a 'seasonally strong period' for stocks

While Wall Street is preparing for a shortened week with Thanksgiving on the calendar, CNBC’s Jim Cramer is keeping his eye on key corporate earnings reports set to release before the holiday. The stock market will be closed on Thursday and open for a half-day of trading Friday to close …

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5 things to know before the stock market opens November 20, 2020

5 things to know before the stock market opens November 20, 2020

Here’s the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Investors assess vaccine news against Covid-19 case spikes Pfizer and BioNTech said they’ll apply with the FDA on Friday for emergency use authorization for their vaccine, the first to go through the regulatory …

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Ten ‘up stocks’ to bet on a year-end rally

Ten 'up stocks' to bet on a year-end rally

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Thursday presented a year-end list of what he calls “up stocks” that investors can buy to bet on a market rally through the end of the year. “We call them up stocks, the ones that go up all the time and barely ever go down,” the …

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What to watch amid uptick in coronavirus cases

What to watch amid uptick in coronavirus cases

Covid-19 crackdowns are cutting into U.S. equity returns. Recent upticks in U.S. coronavirus case counts weighed on the major averages Thursday, with the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite eking out modest gains in afternoon trading after sustaining losses earlier in the session. Market analysts were looking longer term at …

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Macy’s (M) reports Q3 2020 loss, sales decline

Macy's (M) reports Q3 2020 loss, sales decline

People walk past a Macy’s store in a Manhattan shopping district on August 12, 2020 in New York City. Following a massive drop in tourism due to the Covid-19 pandemic and a work culture that increasingly keeps people at home, New York City is seeing a large exodus of chain …

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Biohaven eyes mid-2021 for migraine prevention drug launch

Biohaven eyes mid-2021 for migraine prevention drug launch

Biohaven Pharmaceutical CEO Vlad Coric appeared on CNBC Wednesday to discuss the company’s efforts to market an oral solution designed to preempt migraine attacks. After launching Nurtec ODT, an oral treatment for acute migraine attacks, earlier this year, the biotech firm now has its sights set on making that same …

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Stock moves mark end of ‘tyranny of the index funds’

Stock moves mark end of 'tyranny of the index funds'

After a down day for stocks in Wednesday’s session, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said the market is giving investors a chance to buy individual stocks now that Wall Street has broken away from the “tyranny of the index funds.” “There’s been a move to own individual stocks led by younger, often …

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‘The vaccine is a headwind’

'The vaccine is a headwind'

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Tuesday tried to make sense of the declines in Home Depot and Walmart shares after the retail juggernauts posted third-quarter results that topped Wall Street estimates. Wall Street received a “pair of stellar quarters from Home Depot and Walmart … some of the best numbers I …

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Lordstown Motors races to revive shuttered Ohio GM plant

Lordstown Motors races to revive shuttered Ohio GM plant

When General Motors decided to pull the plug on a sedan plant in northeast Ohio almost two years ago, the Detroit-based automaker was reacting to America’s growing interest in trucks and SUVs. The move eliminated more than 1,300 jobs, creating a headache for Lordstown, Ohio, and the local economy that …

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Semiconductor equipment stocks may have a lot more upside

Semiconductor equipment stocks may have a lot more upside

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Tuesday presented three potential buying opportunities connected to the chipmaking industry. After reviewing chart analysis from a trusted technician, the “Mad Money” host is recommending investors keep an eye on two semiconductor equipment makers in particular. “The charts, as interpreted by Bob Lang, suggest that the …

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New acquisition provides security from hackers’ view

New acquisition provides security from hackers' view

Palo Alto Networks announced a new acquisition that the cybersecurity provider expects will give it an edge in fending off online hackers. The company is paying out $800 million to add to its portfolio Expanse, a San Francisco-based internet monitoring company that Palo Alto Networks CEO Nikesh Arora said will …

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Jim Cramer’s 5 stock plays for the vaccine distribution pipeline

Jim Cramer's 5 stock plays for the vaccine distribution pipeline

After Wall Street welcomed more positive data from a biotech firm working on a coronavirus vaccine Monday, CNBC’s Jim Cramer turned his attention to investment opportunities linked to the vaccine distribution pipeline. “Now that the vaccine developers are approaching the finishing line, distributing this thing is priority number one,” the …

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Cramer says he’s never seen such resilient stock buyers

Cramer says he's never seen such resilient stock buyers

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Monday that a new type of investor is behaving differently during the stock market’s pandemic-era rally than what he has traditionally observed over his decades-long career on Wall Street and in financial media. “There’s a new young crop of buyers who do not sell on the …

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New Jersey is ‘gateway’ to legal weed on East Coast

New Jersey is 'gateway' to legal weed on East Coast

After New Jersey voters agreed to legalize marijuana within its borders last week, it’s only a matter of time before neighboring states do the same, GrowGeneration CEO Darren Lampert told CNBC’s Jim Cramer Friday. “We believe the rest of the East Coast will follow suit [and] legalize very soon,” he …

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‘Next week will be pivotal’

5 things to know before the stock market opens November 12, 2020

Earnings season will come to a close next week and many corporations have pleased Wall Street with the numbers they’ve posted thus far, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday. Last quarter was “one of the best we’ve seen in ages,” likely because expectations were already lowered amid the ongoing health crisis, …

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One bullish way to play cross-section of health care and tech

One bullish way to play cross-section of health care and tech

Doctor’s orders are going virtual. With Covid-19 case counts on the rise again, Teladoc, a stock at the crossroads of health care and technology, could be an ideal bet for investors looking for ways to brace for possible volatility, Todd Gordon, the founder of TradingAnalysis.com, told CNBC’s “Trading Nation” on …

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‘This is a big deal for us’

'This is a big deal for us'

Ford Motor is carving a unique lane as the automaker goes after the electric vehicle market, newly installed CEO Jim Farley told CNBC’s Jim Cramer Thursday. Earlier that day the company announced a new all-electric van targeting business customers, as part of its $11.5 billion investment in electric vehicles through …

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‘We have too many bulls’

'We have too many bulls'

Wall Street is saddled with too many sellers and not enough buyers, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said after the stock market closed Thursday. “We don’t have too many bears, we have too many bulls,” the “Mad Money” host said. “When most investors are bullish, it means, well, there’s no one left …

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5 things to know before the stock market opens November 12, 2020

5 things to know before the stock market opens November 12, 2020

1. Stocks set to drop as the Covid-19 vaccine-inspired rally pauses Dow futures pointed to an over 250 point decline at Thursday’s open as Wall Street worried about record spikes in new U.S. daily coronavirus cases. On Wednesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed slightly lower after soaring nearly 1,100 …

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Target shops deal offers ‘paths for brand growth’

Target shops deal offers 'paths for brand growth'

Ulta Beauty CEO Mary Dillon told CNBC Wednesday that the cosmetics company hopes to leverage its loyalty plan through its partnership with Target. On Tuesday, the two unveiled a new deal to add skincare shops in select Target stores starting next year. With a combined 100 million members registered to …

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Wall Street ‘very cavalier’ about risks the U.S. faces

Wall Street 'very cavalier' about risks the U.S. faces

CNBC’s Jim Cramer struck a cautious tone after the stock market closed Wednesday. There was mixed trading on Wall Street as the Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite both posted gains during the trading day. “I think this market’s being very cavalier about the …

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Tech investments drove record loan volume in Q3

Tech investments drove record loan volume in Q3

Rocket Companies CEO Jay Farner in an appearance on CNBC on Wednesday credited the mortgage lender’s investments in technology for its record quarter it reported the day prior. The Detroit-based company, which began trading on the public market in August, posted triple-digit loan volume in the third quarter amid a …

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No shows, no health care — shutdown crushes actors

No shows, no health care — shutdown crushes actors

Isabelle McCalla, Caitlin Kinnunen, and the cast of “The Prom” perform during the 2019 Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 9, 2019 in New York City. Theo Wargo | Getty Images Just over a year ago, Caitlin Kinnunen was sitting in Radio City Music Hall shoulder-to-shoulder with …

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Beyonce and Peloton in multiyear content deal

Beyonce and Peloton in multiyear content deal

Beyonce Brooks Kraft | Getty Images Peloton announced Tuesday a multiyear partnership with singer-songwriter Beyonce to produce exclusive content with her music for its streamed workout classes. The exercise company did not disclose the financial terms of the deal. “Beyonce and Peloton worked closely to create a series of themed …

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