As office hours return, how to buy new work clothes on a budget

As office hours return, how to buy new work clothes on a budget

Alxeypnferov | Istock | Getty Images As more people head back to the office, they may not be able to rely anymore on their work wardrobe from more than two years ago. Their tastes or size may have changed during the pandemic, or their company might have amended expectations around professional attire. Restocking your closet … Read more

Global government debt set to soar to record $71 trillion this year: Research

Global government debt set to soar to record $71 trillion this year: Research

People wearing protective face masks wait at a bus stop with a display of the current national debt amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic in Washington, January 31, 2022. Sarah Silbiger | Reuters LONDON — Global sovereign debt is expected to climb by 9.5% to a record $71.6 trillion in 2022, according to a new … Read more

These three LNG plays are worthy investments, Jim Cramer says

These three LNG plays are worthy investments, Jim Cramer says

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Tuesday picked three liquified natural gas stocks investors should consider purchasing. “Two are pure plays on liquefied natural gas exports – a little dicier – and then one is a more diversified story, really perfect for home-gamers who are worried about volatility,” the “Mad Money” host said. Russia’s ongoing invasion of … Read more

Twitter, Carnival, First Solar and more

Twitter, Carnival, First Solar and more

Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Ecstacy cruise ship is docked at the Port of Jacksonville amid the Coronavirus outbreak on March 27, 2020 in Jacksonville, Florida. Sam Greenwood | Getty Images Here are the companies making headlines in midday trading. Twitter — Shares of the social media company rallied more than 3% after Twitter announced that … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, April 5

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, April 5

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Wall Street looks lower after two-session winning streak Traders on the floor of the NYSE, April 4, 2022. Source: NYSE US stock futures dipped Tuesday after back-to-back gains on Wall Street. The Nasdaq advanced nearly 2% to … Read more

Carvana, First Solar, Generac and more

Carvana, First Solar, Generac and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Carvana (CVNA) – Carvana was downgraded to “sector perform” from “outperform” at RBC Capital Markets, with the price target for the online car seller’s stock cut to $138 per share from $155 per share. RBC bases its call both on valuation and potential … Read more

Inflation fears force Americans to rethink financial choices: Survey

Inflation fears force Americans to rethink financial choices: Survey

Robyn Beck | dpa | Getty Images Surging inflation has Americans reconsidering how they spend their money. The Consumer Price Index, which measures a wide-ranging basket of goods and services, jumped 7.9% in February from 12 months prior. Prices are going up on everything from the food you put on the table to the gas … Read more

SEC Chair Gensler offers expanded protections for crypto investors

SEC Chair Gensler offers expanded protections for crypto investors

US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Gary Gensler testifies before a Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee oversight hearing on the SEC on Capitol Hill in Washington, US, September 14, 2021. Evelyn Hockstein | Reuters Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler said on Monday that his agency is aiming to exercise greater … Read more

SEC Chair Gensler offers expanded protections for crypto investors

SEC Chair Gensler offers expanded protections for crypto investors

US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Gary Gensler testifies before a Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee oversight hearing on the SEC on Capitol Hill in Washington, US, September 14, 2021. Evelyn Hockstein | Reuters Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler said on Monday that his agency is aiming to exercise greater … Read more

US-listed China stocks are volatile but analysts urge caution

US-listed China stocks are volatile but analysts urge caution

The Baidu Inc. logo is displayed on the company’s headquarters on July 3, 2019 in Beijing, China. Wan Xiaojun | Visual China Group via Getty Images Some analysts remain pessimistic on US-listed Chinese stocks, warning the road ahead remains uncertain despite signs that they’re at less risk of being delisted from US exchanges. “Global investors … Read more