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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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Quantumscape, Tesla, Boeing, McDonald’s & more

Quantumscape, Tesla, Boeing, McDonald's & more

Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX and chief executive officer of Tesla Inc., arrives at the Axel Springer Award ceremony in Berlin, Germany, on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020. Liesa Johannssen-Koppitz | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines midday Monday: Quantumscape — Shares of the battery company slid …

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Exxon Mobil, Tribune Publishing, Apple, Tesla & more

Exxon Mobil, Tribune Publishing, Apple, Tesla & more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Exxon Mobil – The energy giant will write down the value of its assets by up to $20 billion for the fourth quarter, mostly related to its natural gas assets. Exxon is, however, seeing a benefit this quarter from higher oil prices …

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AstraZeneca, Intel, Caterpillar, Alibaba & more

AstraZeneca, Intel, Caterpillar, Alibaba & more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: AstraZeneca – Britain became the first country to approve the drug maker’s Covid-19 vaccine, setting the stage for a rollout of millions of doses. The vaccine is not yet approved in the U.S., with the FDA still to review large-scale trials. The …

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Snap, Boeing, Alibaba, Lemonade & more

Snap, Boeing, Alibaba, Lemonade & more

Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.  Ormat Technologies — Shares of the alternative energy company advanced more than 4% after Bank of America initiated coverage on the stock with a buy rating and $96 target, according to FactSet. The stock rose to an all-time high on the …

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Boeing, SAP, Lemonade, Alibaba & more

Air Canada Boeing 737 Max ferry flight diverts after engine issue

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: SAP – The German business software company’s stock is moving higher after it announced its Qualtrics unit has filed to go public. Qualtrics – which specializes in customer relationship software – is expected to be valued at $12 billion or more, compared …

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Nikola, Weibo, DoorDash & more

Nikola, Weibo, DoorDash & more

Nikola Corporation rang the Nasdaq Closing Bell remotely from across the world. Source: The Nasdaq Check out the companies making headlines midday on Monday: Nikola — Shares of the electric-vehicle maker rose nearly 6% after a JPMorgan analyst said he sees a “less drama-filled” news flow for the company in …

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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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Apple, Alibaba, Nikola, Macy’s & more

Apple, Alibaba, Nikola, Macy's & more

Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.  Nikola — Shares of the electric vehicle company shed more than 3% as the stock continued its slide after the announcement of the end of a garbage truck development deal with Republic Services. The stock lost 10.7% on Wednesday. Wedbush Securities …

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Trump threatens to derail US stimulus

Trump threatens to derail US stimulus

LONDON — European markets are set to open mostly lower on Wednesday, as investors react to President Donald Trump’s disapproval of a long-delayed U.S. coronavirus stimulus package. Britain’s FTSE 100 is seen falling 25 points to 6,432, Germany’s DAX off by 47 points at 13,375 and France’s CAC down 16 …

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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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Peloton, Apple, IAC, CarMax and more

Peloton, Apple, IAC, CarMax and more

A monitor displays Peloton Interactive Inc. signage during the company’s initial public offering (IPO) across from the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York, U.S., on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Peloton — The exercise equipment stock …

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New coronavirus strain weighs on sentiment

New coronavirus strain weighs on sentiment

LONDON — European shares are set to open slightly higher Tuesday, attempting to recover from a brutal sell-off in the previous session, as investors sentiment was shaken by a new coronavirus strain in the U.K. Britain’s FTSE 100 is set to open barely above the flatline at 6,420, Germany’s DAX …

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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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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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Tesla, FedEx, Airbnb, Winnebago & more

Tesla, FedEx, Airbnb, Winnebago & more

Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.  Tesla — Shares of the electric vehicle company jumped more than 1% to a new all-time high ahead of Tesla’s inclusion in the S&P 500. The stock will be added to the benchmark index before the opening bell on Monday based …

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FedEx, United States Steel, Scholastic & more

FedEx, United States Steel, Scholastic & more

Check out the companies making headlines in after hours trading. FedEx — Shares of the shipper slid more than 3% in after hours trading despite FedEx beating top and bottom line estimates during the second quarter. For the period the company earned $4.83 excluding items, on $20.56 billion in revenue. …

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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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Federal Reserve December statement: Here’s what changed

Federal Reserve December statement: Here's what changed

This is a comparison of Wednesday’s Federal Open Market Committee statement with the one issued after the Fed’s previous policy-making meeting on Nov. 5. Text removed from the November statement is in red with a horizontal line through the middle. Text appearing for the first time in the new statement …

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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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Apple, Baidu, Chewy and more

Apple, Baidu, Chewy and more

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max is unveiled during a virtual product launch. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Apple — Apple shares rose more than 3% after Nikkei reported the tech giant will ramp up its iPhone production by …

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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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DoorDash, Airbnb, Denny’s, Virgin Galactic, Arvinas

Jimmy John's partners with DoorDash but will still deliver its own sandwiches

A DoorDash Inc. delivery bag sits on the floor at Chef Geoff’s restaurant in Washington, D.C. Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines midday Monday: Pfizer, BioNTech — Shares of the drug makers fell 2% and 6% respectively, despite the Food and Drug Administration’s …

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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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Tesla, Nio, Airbnb, Disney & more

Tesla, Nio, Airbnb, Disney & more

Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.  Snowflake — Shares of the data-warehousing software maker slid 5.2% after Deutsche Bank downgraded the stock a hold rating. “Pent-up demand for high-multiple names, such as Snowflake, may be limited as we wrap up 2020 and investors look to protect their …

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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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Stitch Fix, Boeing, Raytheon, Pfizer, QuantumScape

Stitch Fix, Boeing, Raytheon, Pfizer, QuantumScape

Katrina Lake, co-founder and chief executive officer of Stitch Fix Inc. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines midday Tuesday: Stitch Fix — Shares of the clothing subscription service soared 45% after the company beat top and bottom-line estimates during its fiscal first-quarter …

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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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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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Stitch Fix, Coupa Software & more

Stitch Fix, Coupa Software & more

Katrina Lake, CEO of Stitch Fix Adam Jeffery | CNBC Check out the companies making headlines after the bell on Monday: Stitch Fix — Stitch Fix shares rallied more than 34% on the back of better-than-expected results for the first quarter. The personal styling company reported a profit of 9 …

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Tesla, Kodak, Lyft, Interactive Brokers & more

Tesla, Kodak, Lyft, Interactive Brokers & more

Tesla CEO Elon Musk gestures as he arrives to visit the construction site of the future US electric car giant Tesla, on September 03, 2020 in Gruenheide near Berlin. Odd Andersen | AFP | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines midday on Monday: Tesla — Tesla jumped more …

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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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Ulta, Ollie’s Bargain Outlet, Marvell & more

Ulta, Ollie's Bargain Outlet, Marvell & more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell Thursday: Ollie’s Bargain Outlet (OLLI) — Shares of the retailer slid more than 11% following commentary around a slowdown in the company’s fourth-quarter trends. “Quarter-to-date, our comparable-store sales increases are tracking in the low single-digits,” CEO John Swygert said in a …

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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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‘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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Salesforce, Palantir, Zoom, Tesla & more

Salesforce, Palantir, Zoom, Tesla & more

Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.  Palantir — The tech company slid more than 10% after Morgan Stanley downgraded the stock to underweight. The firm said Palantir now trades at a “significant premium” to its peers following shares’ more than 100% jump since the company went public …

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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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Zoom Video, Nikola, Tesla and more

Zoom Video, Nikola, Tesla and more

Zoom Video Communications Inc. founder and CEO Eric Yuan at the company’s IPO at Nasdaq MarketSite in New York, April 18, 2019. Victor J. Blue | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Zoom Video – Shares dropped 15.1% as investors digested signs that …

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Zoom Video, Sunnova Energy, BioNTech & more

Zoom Video, Sunnova Energy, BioNTech & more

Zoom founder Eric Yuan poses in front of the Nasdaq building as the screen shows the logo of the video-conferencing software company Zoom after the opening bell ceremony on April 18, 2019 in New York City. Kena Betancur | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines after hours: Zoom …

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Moderna, IHS Markit, Nikola, Carnival & more

Moderna, IHS Markit, Nikola, Carnival & more

Moderna in Cambridge, MA is pictured on Feb. 28, 2020. David L. Ryan | The Boston Globe via Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines midday Monday: Moderna — Shares rallied more than 14% after the drugmaker said its coronavirus vaccine candidate was more than 94% effective in preventing …

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Moderna, IHS Markit, Slack & more

Moderna, IHS Markit, Slack & more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Moderna — Shares Moderna rose more than 11% in premarket trading after the drugmaker said new data confirms the vaccine is more than 94% effective in preventing Covid-19. Moderna plans to request emergency clearance from the Food and Drug Administration on Monday. …

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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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Gap, Square, Nikola, Nordstrom & more

Gap, Square, Nikola, Nordstrom & more

Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.  Deere — Shares of the equipment maker slipped more than 1% despite the company betting top and bottom line estimates during the fourth quarter. Deere earned $2.39 per share during the period, ahead of the $1.49 expected by analysts surveyed by …

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Gap, Nordstrom, Dell Technologies & more

Gap, Nordstrom, Dell Technologies & more

Check out the companies making headlines after hours on Tuesday: HP Inc. — Shares of the computer hardware builder jumped more than 7% in after-hours trading on the back of stronger-than-expected quarterly results. HP Inc. posted earnings of 62 cents per share on revenue of $15.26 billion. Analysts expected a …

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Tesla, Dollar Tree, Carnival, Best Buy and more

Tesla, Dollar Tree, Carnival, Best Buy and more

A salesman carries a Best Buy shopping basket in San Francisco, California. Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. American Airlines, United Airlines, Carnival — Airlines and cruise stocks surged on Tuesday as stocks tied to an economic recovery continued to rise after a series of …

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AstraZeneca, Snap, Tesla, Roku & more

AstraZeneca, Snap, Tesla, Roku & more

Check out the companies making headlines midday Monday: AstraZeneca — Shares of British pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca fell more than 3% after the company said clinical trials showed its coronavirus vaccine has an average efficacy of 70% in preventing the virus. Its competitors Pfizer and Moderna previously said their Covid-19 vaccine …

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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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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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Zoom, Nikola, FireEye, Intuit & more

Zoom, Nikola, FireEye, Intuit & more

Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.  Zoom Video — Shares of the video-conferencing company jumped more than 6% amid a rise in Covid-19 cases. Zoom has been one of the key “stay-at-home” trades, and shares are up 550% this year. Nikola — The electric vehicle maker declined …

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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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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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Tesla, Walgreens, DraftKings, Square and more

Tesla, Walgreens, DraftKings, Square and more

CEO of Tesla Motors Elon Musk reacts following the company’s initial public offering at the NASDAQ market in New York June 29, 2010 Brendan McDermid | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Tesla — Tesla shares rallied 8.2% after S&P Dow Jones Indices said it would …

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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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T-Mobile, Costco, Baidu & more

T-Mobile, Costco, Baidu & more

People walk by a T-Mobile store in San Francisco, California Justin Sullivan | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines after the bell on Monday: T-Mobile — T-Mobile shares rose more than 2% in after-hours trading after Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway disclosed a stake in the mobile networking company. …

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Moderna, Simon Property, BBVA, Virgin Galactic & more

Moderna, Simon Property, BBVA, Virgin Galactic & more

Check out the companies making headlines midday on Monday: Moderna — The drugmaker’s stock soared more than 7% after announcing preliminary phase three trial data shows its coronavirus vaccine is more than 94% effective in preventing Covid-19. Moderna is the second U.S. company in a week to report positive results …

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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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Cisco Systems, Disney, Applied Materials & more

Cisco Systems, Disney, Applied Materials & more

Chuck Robbins, CEO, Cisco Systems, speaking at the World Economic Forum, Davos, Switzerland, January 21, 2020. Check out the companies making headlines after hours on Thursday: Cisco Systems — Cisco shares rallied nearly 9% in after-hours trading on the back of better-than-expected results for its fiscal first quarter. The company …

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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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