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  • Forex traders take Fed at its word as popular currency index tests 3-month low May 18, 2021 8:06 pm MarketWatch A popular dollar index fell back below a key reading onTuesday, threatening to take out a nearly 3-month low below 90, as Federal Reserve officials largely stick to the message of easy monetary policy. The ICE U.S. Dollar Index DXY, -0.43%, a measure of …
  • JPMorgan shareholders vote to back board members, executive compensation May 18, 2021 6:41 pm Investing.com NEW YORK (Reuters) - A majority of JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) shareholders voted to approve bank executives' compensation packages and to elect all of the board members at the annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday. Two shareholder proposals …
  • Stride Jumps On Report Pearson Wants To Buy It   May 18, 2021 6:41 pm Investing.com By Dhirendra Tripathi Investing.com – Stride (NYSE:LRN) shares rose more than 6% Tuesday, helped by a StreetInsider report that said Pearson (NYSE:PSO) is preparing to make a takeover approach for the online learning company. Pearson shares fell 1.5%. …
  • 3 Buy-Rated Stocks Poised to Soar Higher May 18, 2021 6:41 pm Investing.com The market has been on the quite the ride over the past week, which is why investors should only consider stocks that are likely to outperform. Our POWR Ratings system evaluates stocks based on 118 different factors to find the best of the best. Tempur …
  • Bank of America Down After Saying It Will Raise Minimum Pay to $25 an Hour by 2025 May 18, 2021 6:41 pm Investing.com By Dhirendra Tripathi Investing.com – Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) shares weakened Tuesday following its decision to raise minimum pay to $25 an hour by 2025, up from $20 now. In addition, the bank said all its U.S. vendors are now required to pay their …
  • Biden's EV Plans Push Plug Power, Peers, Higher May 18, 2021 6:41 pm Investing.com By Christiana Sciaudone Investing.com -- President Joe Biden will make a case for his $174 billion electric vehicle plant today, driving shares of Plug Power (NASDAQ:PLUG) up 9%, Workhorse up 8% and FuelCell up 7%. Not included? Consumer incentives for …
  • Snowflake Gains As Rosenblatt Upgrades Citing Multiple Tailwinds May 18, 2021 6:40 pm Investing.com By Dhirendra Tripathi Investing.com – Snowflake (NYSE:SNOW) shares rose 6% Tuesday as Rosenblatt Securities upgraded the stock to a buy, citing several tailwinds it believes will help the company exceed the brokerage’s estimates. Rosenblatt’s Blair …
  • U.S. banking regulator to rework recently updated fair lending rule May 18, 2021 6:40 pm Investing.com By Pete Schroeder WASHINGTON (Reuters) -A leading U.S. banking regulator announced Tuesday it was reconsidering a recently updated rule on fair lending standards, setting aside an effort finalized under the Trump administration. The Office of the …
  • ASML Holding vs. KLA Corp.: Which Semiconductor is a Better Buy? May 18, 2021 6:40 pm Investing.com The semiconductor industry is expected to grow significantly in the coming months, driven by higher global demand thanks to the continued advancement of technologies and rising government and private investments. The current, global semiconductor shortage …
  • Avoid These 3 Sell-Rated Stocks at All Costs May 18, 2021 6:40 pm Investing.com The market's recently volatility has made some investors step back and think about their holdings. While this bout of volatility may be temporary, it's always good to stick to stocks that have a higher potential for outperformance and avoid stocks …