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

Companies forced to weigh in on privacy, health care

Pro-choice activists are seen outside the US Supreme Court in Washington, DC on June 15, 2022. Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty Images The challenges posed by the end of Roe v. Wade are only just beginning for corporate America. By overturning the abortion precedent Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court set off a series of … Read more

Snowflake, Apple, Amazon, Nike, Robinhood

Here are Wall Street’s biggest calls on Wednesday: Goldman Sachs initiates Wheels Up as buy Goldman said in its initiation of the on-demand private jet company that it sees an attractive entry point. “Wheels Up is a leading company in an established and growing end-market, but one that is also fragmented and has substantial opportunity … Read more

Under Armor CEO Patrik Frisk to step down, interim chief to take over

Patrik Frisk, recently appointed Chief Executive Officer of Under Armor, speaks at the 2020 Under Armor Human Performance Summit on January 14, 2020 in Baltimore, Maryland. Olivier Douliery | AFP | Getty Images Under Armor said its president and chief executive officer, Patrik Frisk, will be stepping down, effective June 1, as the sportswear retailer … Read more

Shanghai by the numbers: China’s Covid lockdowns

The Huangpu River splits the Chinese city of Shanghai between the older settlement on the west and the newer, financial center on the east. Johannes Eisele | Afp | Getty Images China’s latest wave of Covid restrictions has forced millions of people – roughly three times as many as live in New York City – … Read more

Stock futures are steady as investors juggle Fed comments and policy

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, March 17, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters US stock futures were little changed in overnight trading on Tuesday as investors continue to digest revelations from the Federal Reserve on inflation and interest rates. Dow futures rose just 30 points. S&P 500 futures advanced 0.1% and Nasdaq 100 futures … Read more