Everyone’s a Landlord—Small-Time Investors Snap Up Out-of-State Properties

Jack Cronin found San Francisco-area homes too expensive or too far from the city center to buy when he lived there in 2020. The tech worker still wanted a piece of the hottest housing market of his lifetime, so he started looking farther afield. Last year, the 28-year-old used a website called Roofstock, which provides … Read more

Amazon, Alphabet, and 8 Other Beaten-Up Growth Stocks Set to Soar

Text size Amazon packages Thomas Samson/AFP via Getty Images Picking beaten-up growth stocks might not feel like a good idea these days, amid rising interest rates, inflation, and geopolitical chaos, But there is a price for everything and the recent selloff has left several large-capitalization growth stocks at levels Wall Street appears to love. Arguing … Read more

Zillow lost more than $230 million in its iBuying fire sale, but the stock is still surging

Three months after a home-flipping initiative imploded in an embarrassing public display, Zillow Group Inc. reported record revenue from selling the underwater homes Thursday, sending shares surging. Zillow Z, -1.75% ZG, -1.26% shares rose between 15% and 20% in after-hours trading Thursday, when executives revealed fiscal fourth-quarter revenue approaching $4 billion, more than the company … Read more

Opinion: Google is finally splitting its stock; will Amazon be next, leading to a Dow shakeup?

Alphabet Inc. is finally carving into its gargantuan stock price with a stock split, which leaves only one Big Tech company remaining with a huge per-share price despite an easy avenue to change it. Alphabet’s path to a stock split is more difficult than it was for Apple Inc. AAPL, -0.10%, which has split its … Read more