Yale professor is keeping tabs on companies still operating in Russia despite Ukraine invasion – and many are now pulling out

A Yale professor and his research team are keeping tabs on companies that are still operating in Russia in the wake of its invasion of neighboring Ukraine – and many have responded by announcing plans to withdraw. “‘In the days since we initially published our list, many of the “remain” companies have responded to public … Read more

The Dow gets more than 500 points on the best day of 2022 to end a wild week

US stocks rose in the closed Friday to end a roller coaster week, supported by rising technology stocks. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 564.69 points, or 1.7%, to 34,725.47. The blue-chip average had its best day since December 6 after being down by more than 350 points at the lowest level. The S&P 500 … Read more

Apple, Robinhood, Visa, Chevron and more

Logo on an Apple store is seen in Arlington, Virginia, January 27, 2022. Joshua Roberts | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Apple – Shares of the tech giant jumped more than 5% following a strong quarterly report that showed its largest single quarter in terms of revenue ever. Apple beat … Read more

Caterpillar, Chevron, Apple and others

Check out the companies that make headlines before the clock: Caterpillar (CAT) – Caterpillar earned an adjusted $ 2.69 per share for the fourth quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $ 2.26, with revenue also above analysts’ forecasts. Heavy equipment manufacturer sales increased by 23% from a year earlier despite supply chain restrictions. However, increased … Read more