Stock index futures inch higher following a losing day Monday

Stock futures rose slightly in overnight trading Monday following a losing day as investors prepare to rebalance their portfolios with the end of the quarter fast approaching. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 36 points. S&P 500 futures edged up 0.2% and Nasdaq 100 futures rose 0.3%. The overnight action followed modest losses … Read more

Forget FAANG stocks? Bank of America likes these smaller tech names

Tech stocks have endured a massive sell-off this year, but Bank of America believes there are opportunities in some under-the-radar names. CNBC Pro spotlights four of the bank’s top stock picks. The tech sector has borne the brunt of a market rotation out of growth and into value names, as the likelihood of a steep … Read more

Wall Street banks name global stocks and sectors that could be near a bottom

With recent volatility in the stock markets, Citi has told clients to “buy this dip” while analysts from Bank of America and JPMorgan have named the global stocks and sectors that they believe are trading near a bottom. BofA named a European list of “High Quality stocks that derated the most this year” as its … Read more

Here are the top stock picks from UBS for the rest of the year

The US stock market has had one of its worst starts to a year on record, but there could be some bounce-back potential after such a broad pullback. Analysts at UBS put together a list of top picks for the rest of the year, including names that are less popular at other Wall Street firms, … Read more

These are the UK’s highest paying companies for entry-level jobs

Economic uncertainty over the past couple of years has been hugely detrimental to young people at the start of their careers, which has made securing a well-paid first job an even bigger priority. Global jobs website Glassdoor found that financial transaction processing company Thought Machine offered the highest pay for an entry-level job, with an … Read more

Find durable stocks to weather this ‘hyper-confusing moment’

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Wednesday advised investors to find stocks that can perform well in any market environment. “This is a hyper-confusing moment, but I want you to search for stocks that can work long-term regardless of whether we’re in the best of times, the worst of times, or both,” the “Mad Money” host said. … Read more