Friday’s $2.3 trillion options expiration could remove a critical avenue of support for shares, analysts say

Traders trying for indicators as as to whether the rally in U.S. shares will proceed within the latter half of August could discover some significant clues on Friday, when $2.3 trillion in equity-linked options are set to run out, based on analysts from Spotgamma and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. GS, -1.74% On Friday, Rocky Fishman, […]

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Rivian Drops Cheapest Versions of Its Electric Truck and SUV Models

Electric-vehicle startup Rivian RIVN -4.67% Automotive Inc. is discontinuing the most cost effective variations of its pickup truck and SUV fashions, citing low buyer demand. Eliminating the bottom model, dubbed the Discover bundle, now means probably the most inexpensive pickup truck within the R1T mannequin line may have a value of $73,000—a rise of $5,500, […]

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GM Reinstates Quarterly Dividend Suspended Since Start of Covid-19 Pandemic

General Motors Co. GM 1.81% mentioned Friday it plans to reinstate its quarterly dividend, after suspending it in April 2020 to protect money in the course of the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Detroit auto maker additionally mentioned it plans to renew opportunistic share repurchases, saying progress on key initiatives has instilled confidence […]

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Deere Stock Tumbles as Earnings Miss Expectations

Textual content measurement Greater crop and meals costs have a tendency to spice up demand for Deere merchandise. Justin Sullivan/Getty Photographs Deere reported fiscal third-quarter earnings that missed analysts’ expectations and the inventory fell greater than 7% in premarket buying and selling. The corporate additionally diminished its earnings steering vary for the fiscal yr to […]

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Stock Futures Tumble Amid Mixed Signals on the Pace of Rate Hikes

Textual content measurement Investor focus stays on the Federal Reserve’s tempo of future interest-rate will increase. Spencer Platt/Getty Pictures Stock futures pointed to a decrease begin for Wall Road Friday as traders contended with blended indicators from the Federal Reserve on the tempo of future interest-rate hikes and indicators of a resilient U.S. financial system. […]

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Chip stocks tanked as pandemic demand for electronics slumped, but there are still some winners

After two years of unprecedented chip gross sales and demand associated to the COVID-19 pandemic, a long-feared reversal has struck the semiconductor trade, but some markets are still performing strongly — for now. Wall Street analysts have been expecting a turnaround in the chip sector for months. And as pandemic-era shortages eased and clients understand […]

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Verizon has ‘few palatable choices,’ analyst says in downgrade

Verizon Communications Inc. is in a “particularly difficult position” given present wireless-industry tendencies, and that dynamic has one analyst taking a extra downbeat view on the shares. MoffettNathanson analyst Craig Moffett minimize his score on the telecommunications inventory to underperform from market carry out Thursday, writing that he continues to see “no easy answers” for […]

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