George Soros Deals a Big Blow to Tesla Rival Rivian

George Soros Deals a Big Blow to Tesla Rival Rivian

It’s been a somewhat hectic August for Rivian (TORN) . The startup, which is presented as one of Tesla’s (TSLA) most serious rivals in the race for electric vehicles, is currently accumulating setbacks. The electric vehicle manufacturer has just announced mixed earnings for the second quarter. While the company kept unchanged its forecast to produce … Read more

Mr. Big Short Issues a Dire Warning About the Economy

In the current recent euphoria of the markets, Michael Burry must appear as a killjoy. Moreover, he chose as “Cassandra BC” as a handle in the microblogging website Twitter. This suggests that it does not bother him to be often against the current of the general trend if in the end he ends up being … Read more

Billionaire George Soros Bets on Musk’s Tesla and Ford

George Soros seems to have picked his winners in the race for electric vehicles. In any case, the emblematic investor is placing his pawns while car manufacturers are fighting with thunderous announcements to occupy this market considered to be the future of the automobile in the medium term at least. Soros, who had so far … Read more

Inflation surge cools in July. Should stock-market investors still play defense?

The latest surge in stocks helped lift the Nasdaq Composite COMP, +2.09% out of bear-market territory on Wednesday and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +1.27% to exit correction territory. But the sharp upswing also prompted debate about whether investors should adjust their portfolios, pivoting away from defense plays. For the past month, growth stocks … Read more

These money and investing tips can protect you if the bears take a swipe at this stock market rally

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: Sign up here to get MarketWatch’s best mutual funds and ETF stories emailed to you weekly! INVESTING NEWS & TRENDS These small-cap stocks will lead the market if the rally has legs Small- and mid-cap stocks tend to outperform in a bull market as investors desire riskier … Read more

Wheat Futures Lower in All Three Markets Ahead of USDA Release – Barchart

Wheat Futures Lower in All Three Markets Ahead of USDA ReleaseBar chart

Opinion: Inflation report brings 2 pieces of good news for retirees and retirement savers

Retirees and those seeking secure income got two items of very good news this week, although you may only have heard about one. July’s inflation came in below fears (although a debate now rages on what the “real” inflation rate is—more on that below). Meanwhile, your ability to earn a guaranteed rate of return on … Read more

This 20% Nasdaq gain doesn’t mean we’re in a new bull market

Eager-beaver bulls are jumping the gun in declaring that the Nasdaq has entered a new bull market. While the Nasdaq Composite index COMP, +2.09% has rallied more than 20% from its June low, a greater than 20% Nasdaq rally does not, by itself, guarantee that a new bull market has begun. On the contrary, there … Read more

Tesla, Ford attract new investments from Soros’s fund

Billionaire investor George Soros’s investment fund has bought stakes in Tesla Inc. and Ford Motor Co. and added to existing stakes in EV makers Lucid Group Inc. and Nio Inc., according to a filing late Friday. The fund acquired 29.5 million shares of Ford F, +2.21% in the reporting period ended in June, the filing … Read more