Silicon Valley billionaires duel over Trump, midterm elections

Supporters of US President Donald Trump participate in the Million MAGA March to protest the outcome of the 2020 presidential election, in front of the US Capitol on December 12, 2020 in Washington, DC. Olivier Douliery | AFP | Getty Images Two Silicon Valley billionaires are holding dueling political fundraisers this week that showcase their … Read more

Good riddance September: We gauge the damage in the market and get ready for October

While the outlook for stocks and the economy are bleak, Jim Cramer says it’s not 2000 or 2008.

Good riddance September: We gauge the damage and get ready for October – CNBC

Good riddance September: We gauge the damage and get ready for OctoberCNBC

S&P 500 rises as markets prepare to close out a miserable week, month and quarter

Stocks were choppy Friday as traders looked to close out a terrible week that brought the S&P 500 to a new 2022 low. The S&P 500 was up 0.45%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 28 points, or 0.1%, while the Nasdaq Composite was 0.93% higher. An inflation report closely watched by the Federal Reserve … Read more

Facebook scrambles to escape death spiral as users flee, sales drop

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before the US House Financial Services Committee during An Examination of Facebook and Its Impact on the Financial Services and Housing Sectors hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington on Oct. 23, 2019. Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images A year ago, before Facebook had turned Meta, the social media company … Read more

Here are the top 15 start-ups to work for in Singapore

The days of easy money for start-ups are gone as interest rates soar and economic uncertainties loom. But according to a new study from LinkedIn, these 15 start-ups have risen above these challenges in Singapore. In particular, fintech, education and telehealth start-ups dominated the list on the “LinkedIn Top Start-ups 2022″ for Singapore. “But while … Read more

Apple sparks tech sell-off; Alphabet, Microsoft hit 52-week lows

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks at an Apple special event at Apple Park in Cupertino, California on September 7, 2022. – Apple is expected to unveil the new iPhone 14. (Photo by Brittany Hosea-Small / AFP) (Photo by BRITTANY HOSEA- SMALL/AFP via Getty Images) Brittany Hosea-small | Afp | Getty Images Shares of large technology … Read more

A decline in some Google searches shows retail investors are leaving the market

In this photo illustration the stock trading graph of Tesla, Inc. seen on a smartphone screen. Rafael Henrique | Lightrocket | Getty Images With the stock market well on its way to its worst year since the financial crisis, mom-and-pop investors appear to be losing interest. Judging by online search trends, the curiosity about stock … Read more

Apple, CarMax, Bed Bath & Beyond and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Apple (AAPL) – Apple lost 2.2% in the premarket after BofA Securities downgraded it to neutral from buy. BofA said Apple has held up relatively well in a down market, but it expects a negative impact on the company from weakening consumer demand. CarMax (KMX) – … Read more

Small research firm disagrees with Bank of America call, upgrades Apple and predicts 25% rally

Rosenblatt Securities on Thursday upgraded shares of Apple to buy from neutral, directly disagreeing with a rare downgrade from Bank of America. The small firm boosted its rating on the technology heavyweight and raised its price target to $189 from $160, implying that shares could spike more than 25% from current levels. Bank of America, … Read more