IBM, CVS, and 10 Other Cheap Stocks That Look Promising

Text size IBM stock is one of a dozen cheap picks we’ve found in a screen. Miguel Medina/AFP via Getty Images This is looking like a throw-the-baby-out-with-the-bathwater market. Take Tuesday trading: 490 of the S&P 500 stocks are lower after August inflation came in hotter than expected. Most stocks are having a lousy year, but … Read more

Bed Bath & Beyond Confirms Death of CFO Gustavo Arnal

By Ginger Adams Otis and Ryan Felton Updated Sept. 4, 2022 4:40 pm ET Listen to article (1 minute) Bed Bath & Beyond said Chief Financial Officer Gustavo Arnal died on Friday. The home-goods retailer didn’t immediately respond to requests for comment on the circumstances of Mr. Arnal’s death.

Starbucks Names Laxman Narasimhan New CEO

Starbucks named as its new CEO consumer products executive Laxman Narasimhan, months after former head Howard Schultz temporarily took over to steer the coffee giant through rising costs, a unionization push and challenges overseas. Mr. Narasimhan, 55 years old, has served as chief executive of the maker of Lysol and Enfamil baby formula, U.K.-based Reckitt … Read more

Nvidia stock fall after U.S. moves to restrict its data-center sales in China

Nvidia Corp. shares fell in extended trading Wednesday after the graphics-chip specialist disclosed that the U.S. government is seeking to restrict its data-center business in China. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Nvidia NVDA, -2.42% revealed that the U.S. has installed new license requirements for its A100 and forthcoming H100 integrated circuits … Read more

Ryan Cohen cashed out of Bed Bath & Beyond stock with more than $58 million profit; shares plunge again

Investor Ryan Cohen has confirmed that he sold his entire stake in retailer Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. with profit of more than $58 million, and shares plummeted in after-hours trading for a second consecutive day Thursday. A filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission that was made public after markets closed Thursday showed that … Read more

Why Is Estee Lauder Stock Falling? The Outlook Disappointed.

Text size Fiscal fourth-quarter earnings and revenue at Estee Lauder beat analysts’ estimates. Gabby Jones/Bloomberg Estee Lauder shares were lower premarket trading Thursday after the beauty company said it expects fiscal first-quarter earnings below Wall Street estimates. Estee Lauder (ticker: EL) said it expects first-quarter earnings of between $1.22 a share and $1.32 a share, … Read more

Novavax slashes sales guidance in half, stock plunges 34%

Novavax Inc. executives slashed their annual sales guidance in half Monday while wildly missing financial expectations, sending shares down more than 30% in after-hours trading. Novavax NVAX, -5.01% now projects total 2022 revenue of $2 billion to $2.3 billion, after previously stating a goal of $4 billion to $5 billion. The U.S. Food and Drug … Read more

Disney, Coinbase, BioNTech, Rivian, and Other Stocks to Watch This Week

Text size Second-quarter earnings season continues this week, while a pair of July inflation figures and consumer sentiment surveys will be the highlights on the economic-data calendar. On Monday, Tyson Foods , BioNTech , AIG, and Take-Two Interactive Software will report. Coinbase Global, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings , Sysco , and Ralph Lauren go on … Read more

Large Fund Sells AMD Stock. It Bought Intel, AT&T and Starbucks.

Text size Dreamstime One of America’s largest public pensions has made big changes in some of its largest investments. In the second quarter, State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio nearly halved an investment in chip maker Advanced Micro Devices (ticker: AMD), and bought more shares of semiconductor rival Intel ( INTC ), telecom firm AT&T … Read more

Roku stock plummets toward worst drop on record after ‘frankly awful’ earnings

Shares of Roku Inc. were tumbling toward their worst drop on record Friday after the streaming company acknowledged a “significant slowdown” in advertising spending that helped propel it to weaker-than-expected results and could persist beyond the latest quarter. “Consumers began to moderate discretionary spend, and advertisers significantly curtailed spend in the ad scatter market (TV … Read more