The Nasdaq Composite Is Back in a Bull Market

The Nasdaq Composite Is Back in a Bull Market

The Nasdaq Composite is officially in a new bull market. The technology-focused index rose 2.9% Wednesday, reflecting a rise of more than 20% from its low in mid-June. It climbed with other major indexes after a softer-than-expected inflation reading raised investors’ hopes that the Federal Reserve may soon moderate the pace of its campaign of … Read more

Carnival Stock Falls as Share Sale Causes ‘Panic.’ What’s Worrying the Market.

Text size Cruise liners were given a boost earlier this week after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lifted more Covid rules for ships. Daniel Slim/AFP via Getty Images Carnival stock was tumbling Thursday after the company said it would sell $1 billion of new stock just months after raising $1 billion dollars by … Read more

Dow down more than 500 points as brutal first half comes to close

US stocks opened sharply lower on Thursday following the release of closelywatched inflation data, while Wall Street was headed for its worst first half of the year in more than 50 years. How are stock-index futures trading? The S&P 500 dropped 72 points, or 1.9%, to 3,746. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 509 points, … Read more

Carnival Corp. stock rises Monday, still underperforms market

Shares of Carnival Corp. CCL, + 0.29% inched 0.29% higher to $ 17.35 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, + 0.57% rising 0.57% to 4,155.38 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, + 0.26% rising 0.26% to 33,061.50. Carnival Corp. … Read more

Carnival Corp. stock rises Tuesday, outperforms market

Shares of Carnival Corp. CCL, + 4.57% rallied 4.57% to $ 19.91 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, + 1.61% rising 1.61% to 4,462.21 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, + 1.45% rising 1.45% to 34,911.20. Carnival Corp. closed … Read more

Carnival Corp. stock falls Tuesday, still outperforms market

Shares of Carnival Corp. CCL, -0.16% dropped 0.16% to $ 18.51 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.34% falling 0.34% to 4,397.45 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.26% falling 0.26% to 34,220.36. Carnival Corp. closed $ 13.01 below its … Read more

Investors Dash to Haven Assets During Ukraine Crisis Market Turmoil

The Ukraine crisis is turbocharging a dash for haven investments around the globe. The Russian invasion and the ensuing jump in commodities prices have sent investors barreling into gold and government bonds and scooping up bets that will pay out if they keep rising.

Costco, Smith & Wesson, Splunk, Gap, Broadcom: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

Updated March 4, 2022 8:13 am ET Stock futures and global stock indexes fell as concerns mounted about Russia’s intensifying military campaign in Ukraine (live coverage). Russia’s central bank kept the Moscow stock market largely closed for a fifth straight day. Here’s what we’re watching in Friday’s trading: Splunk SPLK 5.93% shares added 1.6% premarket. … Read more

Stocks Move Higher Ahead of Fed Rate Call

US stocks posted strong gains ahead of a Federal Reserve announcement that is expected to provide more clarity on coming interest-rate increases — the prospect of which has spooked markets this year. The S&P 500 added 1.1% in morning trading Wednesday. The broad index fell Tuesday and has declined in five of the past six … Read more