Shares of Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) closed Friday more than 2% higher, in contrast to a generally flat stock market. That followed a price target upgrade from one analyst tracking the stock. It also occurred on a good day for cryptocurrencies, which help boost its business.
The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average are trading near all-time highs. Interestingly, this is despite September’s and October’s reputation for being tough on the markets. Most stock market crashes have occurred during October. With a potential widespread correction looming, investors are taking a chance on penny stocks.
Fears of inflation are running high. Then, there is the increasing tension between the U.S. and China. And to add fuel to the fire, we have the recent turmoil in Afghanistan. Understandably, an investor might be squeamish about adding new stocks....More>>>
Wall Street has been somewhat nervous this week as worries about the ongoing pandemic don't seem to be easing. As a result, the stock market has given back some of the ground it had gained en route to its recent record highs.
The Nasdaq Composite (NASDAQINDEX:^IXIC) held up the best on
Never underestimate the power of a good quarter to move a company's stock in the right direction. This dynamic was apparent with NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP) on Thursday, as its shares were trading more than 4% higher in late-afternoon action following the publication of its first-quarter 2022 figures.<
We expect Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN Quick QuoteURBN ) to register year-over-year growth in its top and bottom-line performances when it releases second-quarter fiscal 2022 results on Aug 24, after market open. The Zacks Consensus Estimate for quarterly earnings currently stands at 7
Cybercrime has been around for as long as the internet itself. The first known “ransomware” attack happened in 1989 when victims unintentionally installed malware hidden on floppy disks (remember those?).
People saw a message on their screens saying their software lease had expired,