Retail giants report earnings, stay away from ‘toxic’ stocks

Retail giants report earnings, stay away from 'toxic' stocks

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday that he’s breathing a sigh of relief as beaten-down stocks ‘have already taken enough hits,’ allowing investors to trade in a safer environment next week – though they still need to tread carefully. “When we’ve been beaten down to these levels, we reach a point where stocks that would normally … Read more

Regulators anxious about stablecoins like tether after UST collapse

Regulators anxious about stablecoins like tether after UST collapse

The entire stablecoin market is now worth more than $160 billion. Justin Tallis | AFP via Getty Images Regulators are getting increasingly worried about stablecoins after the collapse of controversial cryptocurrency venture Terra. TerraUSD, an “algorithmic” stablecoin that’s meant to be pegged one-to-one with the US dollar, has erased much of its value this week … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, May 13

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, May 13

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Dow futures pop after the 30-stock average’s six-session losing streak The Twitter logo and trading information is displayed as a trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, … Read more

Tether (USDT) stablecoin regains peg after $3 billion in withdrawals

Tether (USDT) stablecoin regains peg after $3 billion in withdrawals

Tether has long faced questions over whether it has enough assets to justify its peg to the dollar. Tiffany Hagler | Bloomberg via Getty Images Tether, the world’s largest stablecoin, regained its peg to the dollar after more than $3 billion worth of tokens left the system in a single day. The cryptocurrency — which … Read more

Terra Collapse Teaches About ‘Crypto’ And Bitcoin

Terra Collapse Teaches About 'Crypto' And Bitcoin

Terra is crumbling. The blockchain project home to the popular algorithmic stablecoin TerraUSD (UST), which had recently become the fourth-largest stablecoin by market value but now sits at fifth, is near collapse as UST repeatedly fails to sustain its $1 peg and LUNA, the blockchain’s native token, near zero. Terraform Labs, the tech start-up behind … Read more

Ford, General Motors, Tapestry and more

Ford, General Motors, Tapestry and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Ford (F), General Motors (GM) – Ford fell 2.8% in premarket trading while GM slid 3.4% after Wells Fargo double-downgraded both stocks to “underweight” from “overweight.” Wells Fargo said 2022 could represent a profit peak for legacy automakers, with the shift toward electric … Read more

Markets in Hong Kong and Taiwan fall more than 2% as Asia tech stocks slide

Markets in Hong Kong and Taiwan fall more than 2% as Asia tech stocks slide

SINGAPORE — Shares in Asia-Pacific were lower on Thursday as tech stocks sold off following overnight losses on Wall Street — after data showed the consumer price index stateside in April remaining near the highest level in more than 40 years. In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng Tech index declined 3.84% to 3,864.95. Shares of … Read more

Beyond Meat (BYND) Q1 2022 earnings miss estimates

Beyond Meat (BYND) Q1 2022 earnings miss estimates

Beyond Meat on Wednesday reported a wider-than-expected loss for its first quarter as the launch of its new plant-based jerky weighed heavily on margins. Shares of the company fell as much as 25% in extended trading, extending the stock’s losses from earlier in the day. Beyond’s stock closed Wednesday down 13.8% ahead of the company’s … Read more

Rivian (RIVN) Q1 2022 earnings

Rivian (RIVN) Q1 2022 earnings

Production of electric Rivian R1T pickup trucks on April 11, 2022 at the company’s plant in Normal, Ill. Michael Wayland/CNBC Electric vehicle maker Rivian Automotive on Wednesday maintained its 2022 production target, saying it’s still on track to build 25,000 vehicles this year, as it reported a jump in reservations and a first-quarter loss that … Read more

Wendy’s, Krispy Kreme, Perrigo and more

Wendy's, Krispy Kreme, Perrigo and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Wendy’s (WEN) – Wendy’s reported adjusted profit of 17 cents per share, 1 cent below estimates, with revenue and same-store sales also missing analyst forecasts. The restaurant chain is seeing a negative impact from higher costs for supplies and labor, and its shares slide 3.4% in … Read more