Morgan Stanley equity strategist Michael Wilson suggested Oct. 14 that the mini-trade deal with China announced by Donald Trump the previous week is not going to help stocks reverse their course and move higher despite the two-day rally on the news.  “The bottom line is that without a significant roll-back of existing tariffs, we don’t
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Stocks dipped Friday, but closed well off session lows. The dollar slumped to its lowest levels in three months despite weak data out of China, the world’s second-largest economy. China said its third-quarter GDP grew by 6%, but economists were forecasting a slightly higher uptick of 6.1%. Source: rafapress / Shutterstock.com On the back of
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Real estate mogul Barry Sternlicht told CNBC on Friday that while WeWork has had its failures, there’s still a real business to be found at its core. “This company got a little off of the rails,” said Sternlicht, chairman and CEO of investment firm Starwood Capital, which has about $60 billion in assets under management.
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Whatever it is, here are the latest predictions from big institutions. Not exactly recently, but Citigroup went on record in early September saying they expect gold to hit 2000 USD/troy oz in the next 2 years. HSBC said yesterday they’re looking for 1605 by the end of 2020. Standard Chartered is looking for 1570 by the end of next
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Morgan Stanley headquarters in Times Square, New York. Source: Morgan Stanley Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading: Netflix – Shares of the streaming service rose 3.4% after Netflix reported mixed third-quarter earnings results, beating Wall Street’s expectation for earnings and international subscriber growth but just missing on both revenue and domestic subscriber growth.
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Investors enjoyed solid gains in the stock market today. Equities began Thursday’s trading session with a jolt of optimism, following reports that a Brexit deal has been reached. However, some of that optimism faded as stocks worked into the afternoon, before a late-session bounce came along. No index performed as well as the Russell 2000,
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Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon said Thursday that the company is just starting to build out its consumer-facing digital banking offerings. “We’re building for the long term. I feel good about the progress that we’re making,” the Goldman chief said in an interview with CNBC’s Wilfred Frost. “I think we’re in the early stages of
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Pedestrians pass in front of an E-Trade location in New York. Scott Mlyn | CNBC Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Shares of E-Trade whipsawed during extended trade Thursday, first climbing about 4% immediately after the market close before slipping and settling about 1.4% below the closing price following the company’s third-quarter earnings
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As the third-quarter earnings season continues, stocks to buy keep marching higher, helped by solid results, hopes surrounding a draft Brexit deal, and good economic data. Ten of 11 S&P 500 sector groups are trading higher and the Dow Jones Industrial Average is challenging the 27,000 level once again. A number of familiar but troubled
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Today, global stocks, including the major U.S. equity benchmarks, were assisted to the upside on news that the U.K. has finally reached a Brexit agreement. And talks of a trade war between China and the U.S. were not the star attraction on the Dow Jones today. Source: Venturelli Luca / Shutterstock.com As has been par
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In the wake of recent performance downgrades from Wall Street analysts, Canopy Growth Corp. (CGC) today announced its divestment of AusCann, signaling a potential shift in the company’s growth strategy.   Thus far, Canopy Growth has exhibited an aggressive acquisition strategy — much to the malaise of investors concerned about cash burn. Even today, the
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