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U.S. markets close the day higher, with the S&P 500 officially entering bull market territory. Shares of Wynn Resorts and Las Vegas Sands ended the day lower after the companies were downgraded at Jefferies. Yahoo Finance Live takes a look at the market as the closing bell rings.
Are small cap stocks the new pain trade or could they cash in on the tech rally stemming from the AI hype bubble? F.L.Putnam Chief Market Strategist Ellen Hazen joins Yahoo Finance Live to detail cautious outlooks on artificial intelligence stocks or investors and the consumer staples the firm is trimming from its portfolio.
Small-cap stocks are playing catch up with the megacap tech rally. Yahoo Finance markets reporter Jared Blikre breaks down the market movement.
Some strategists are raising red flags about the market rally. But David Mazza, Roundhill Investments Chief Strategy Officer, says "we may be at the start at one of the greatest FOMO trades we have ever seen." Mazza warns that "could change in a heartbeat," but he makes the case that there is a lot of cash on the sidelines that could still come into the market.
Analysts are raising their targets for the S&P 500 as the artificial intelligence hype pushes tech stocks further. Threadneedle Strategies Founder Ann Berry joins Yahoo Finance Live to evaluate AI growth drivers, the World Bank's forecast for emerging markets, and the state of commercial real estate as mortgage rates remain elevated.
Which stocks offer a defensive play in case of a recession? Jim Tierney, AB CIO of Concentrated U.S. Growth breaks down which industrial sectors are most poised to protect investors amid a volatile economic situation.
Is the market connected to economic reality? Jim Tierney, AB CIO of Concentrated U.S. Growth, breaks down the current market melt-up and details how key tech stocks are impacting the market.
The Yahoo Finance Live team breaks down Tuesday's top stories including: Apple's new mixed reality headset isn't doing much for the stock, the SEC is suing Coinbase, and the stock market melt-up.
The S&P 500 is close to entering bull market territory, and many analysts have been referring to the stock market 'melt-up'. But what exactly is a 'melt-up'? Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman explains the recent market 'melt-up' as referring to "the most recent leg of the rally." Yahoo Finance markets reporter Jared Blikre describes a 'melt-up' as "the market discounting all these bearish headlines that we're talking about recently, and it manages to exhibit some bullish price action." Sevens Report Research Founder and President Tom Essaye says that a 'melt-up' is "just a Wall Street slang essentially for a market that won't go down, and it basically pulls in skeptical investors." Video highlights: 00:00:03 - Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman 00:00:17 - Yahoo Finance markets reporter Jared Blikre 00:00:30 - Sevens Report Research Founder and President Tom Essaye
Most investors expect the Fed to pause its rate hike campaign at its next meeting. Christian Ledoux, CAPTRUST Director of Investments, explains why a 5-percent Fed funds rate is restrictive enough for the Fed to accomplish its goals.
Apple's stock fell after it unveiled its new Vision Pro mixed reality headset. Yahoo Finance markets reporter Jared Blikre breaks down the charts.
A new survey from Cadre shows that investors with $150,00 or more invested in their stock portfolios are seeking new investment ideas after taking losses the last couple of years. Cadre Founder and CEO Ryan Williams explains his company's findings.
The S&P 500 is nearing a bull market. But Morgan Stanley analysts are predicting a 16% earnings drop for S&P 500 companies. Ben Laidler, Global Markets Strategist at eToro, and Tom Essaye, Sevens Report Research Founder and President, give their takes on what lies ahead for the market.
The May jobs report came in much stronger than expected, with payrolls at 339,000 and the unemployment rate increasing to 3.7%. Yahoo Finance takes a closer look, speaking with advisers, business owners, and WGA members across the country. In Washington, D.C., Yahoo Finance's Jennifer Schonberger broke down the jobs report. Schonberger said, "Ten consecutive rate hikes not enough to knock down the job market." Schonberger also spoke to Heather Boushey, a member of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, about the numbers. Boushey added, "A shortage of workers is a mismatch between the demand for workers and the supply available. And one way to fix that is to make sure that employers are offering good jobs." In New York City, Yahoo Finance Senior Reporter Alexandra Canal sat down with Ron Silver, Bubby's Chef & Owner, at Bubby's Tribeca. Regarding the impact of inflation, Silver said, "We really just keep a close eye on our costs and we adjust when we need to. We don't hesitate to do it if we need to." In Los Angeles, Yahoo Finance Live's Akiko Fujita examined how WGA members, business owners, and LA’s economy are all feeling the effects of the writers' strike. Fujita spoke to Chris Keyser, co-chair of the WGA negotiating committee. Keyser said, "At the heart of all of these negotiations is the fact that the writing profession is not financially tenable anymore." Video highlights: 00:00:03 - Yahoo Finance's Jennifer Schonberger 00:00:22 - Heather Boushey, a member of the White House Council of Economic Advisers 00:00:41 - Ron Silver, Bubby's Chef & Owner 00:00:56 - Writers' strike
Just a handful of tech stocks, including Apple, Microsoft, Nvidia, Tesla, and Amazon are responsible for the most of the big gains we have seen in the Nasdaq. Michele Schneider, Chief Strategist at Marketgauge.com tells Yahoo Finance Live why she thinks it would be "healthy" to see some of these stocks pull back.
Yahoo Finance Live's Jared Blikre breaks down the market reaction to the stronger than expected May employment report.
Job openings unexpectedly rose in April. Invesco Chief Global Market Strategist Kristina Hooper breaks down the data and what it could mean for the Fed.
As the month of May comes to an end, Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre breaks down the biggest market movers of the month.
The Nasdaq is up about 5% in May. But the rally in tech stocks may not last, according to a strategist from Citi. Yahoo Finance Live's Seana Smith breaks down the rally: what has been driving it and why it may come to an end.
Bespoke Investment Group Co-Founder Paul Hickey and BNP Paribas U.S. Economist Yelena Shulyatyeva break down the latest comments from Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester who told the Financial Times that she doesn't see a "compelling" reason for the Fed to pause its rate hike cycle.
Yahoo Finance Live's Julie Hyman breaks down the biggest stories of the day including the debt ceiling deal coming up for a vote, what this week's economic data may tell us about what the Fed may do at its next meeting, and the Nasdaq's big May rally.
Bespoke Investment Group Co-Founder Paul Hickey and BNP Paribas U.S. Economist Yelena Shulyatyeva tell Yahoo Finance Live what they are expecting in the markets over the coming months.
NEW YORK, May 30, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) today announced that GE HealthCare Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq: GEHC), will become a component of the Nasdaq-100 Index® (Nasdaq: NDX), the Nasdaq-100 Equal Weighted Index (Nasdaq: NDXE), and the Nasdaq-100 Ex-Tech Sector Index (Nasdaq: NDXX) prior to market open on Wednesday, June 7, 2023. GE HealthCare Technologies Inc. will replace Fiserv, Inc. (Nasdaq: FISV) in the Nasdaq-100 Index®, the Nasdaq-100 Equal Weighted Index, and the Na