Opinion: These small cap stocks will lead the market when the rally has legs

If stock market FOMO is starting to annoy you, but you’re hesitant to buy stocks, here’s a solution: go small. Small businesses are still super cheap. These are not companies whose CEOs make headlines when they speak. You may have never heard of most of them. But when you buy their shares, you are investing … Read more

Yes, the IRS hires detectives who can use deadly force — but here’s some context and what gig workers who’ve been ripped off should do to avoid losing even more in taxes

Hi, MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories. Yes, the IRS hires detectives who can use deadly force — but here’s some context: The IRS would be poised to get $80 billion in a decade if the Inflation Reduction Act is passed. read more Ex-Qualcomm VP charged with fraud for hiding role in microchip startup the … Read more

Rivian keeps production guidance intact for 2022. The stock is still falling.

Font size The Rivian R1S should start shipping to customers in a few months. Thanks to Rivian Electric Truck Manufacturer Rivian Automotive reported a larger-than-expected quarterly loss but, most importantly, maintained its production estimates for the full year. The stock wobbled as investors digested the news. Rivian (ticker: RIVN) reported an adjusted loss per share … Read more

Disney+ price hike shows limits to subscriber growth push – The Wall Street Journal

Disney+ Price Increase Shows Limits to Subscriber GrowthThe Wall Street Journal Disney+ is getting more expensive…unless you want adsCNN Disney+ and the streaming price hikethe bell Disney Plus’s price hike is a huge blunder – here’s whyTom’s guide Disney raises prices, but don’t blame inflation this timeCNBC See full coverage on Google News

Samsung sees Galaxy Z Flip 4, Fold 4 as Edge in Smartphone Wars

NEW YORK-Samsung Electronics Co. sees an opening in his stalled smartphone war with Apple Inc. That’s the opinion of Samsung mobile business head Roh Tae-moon, a chief architect of the company’s foldable phones. The latest versions, the Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4, were unveiled on Wednesday.

The share of Meta Platforms Inc. drops Thursday, still outperforms the market

Shares of Meta Platforms Inc. META, -0.48% fell 0.48% to $177.49 Thursday, on what turned out to be an overall mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.08% up 0.08% to 33,336.67 and the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP, -0.58% decreasing by 0.58% to 12,779.91. Meta Platforms Inc. closed … Read more

Rising food prices could become a business risk, analysts say

Rising global food prices and shortages of grain and fertilizers from the war in Ukraine could lead to further economic turmoil, risk analysts say. In some countries, this could cause unrest and test the resilience of Western companies with overseas operations in the coming months, she added. “Food insecurity is one of our [company’s] The … Read more

Ex-JPMorgan Traders Convicted in Federal Fraud Case

A federal jury in Chicago convicted two former traffickers of JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s precious metals bureau, which had been accused of manipulating gold prices and found that they were using deceptive orders to manipulate prices. The convictions are the culmination of a seven-year campaign by the Justice Department to sanction a style of deceptive … Read more

Ex-JPMorgan Traders Convicted in Federal Fraud Case

A federal jury in Chicago convicted two former traffickers of JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s precious metals bureau, which had been accused of manipulating gold prices and found that they were using deceptive orders to manipulate prices. The convictions are the culmination of a seven-year campaign by the Justice Department to sanction a style of deceptive … Read more

Disney Reports Earnings Increase, Lowers Long-Term Forecast for Disney+ Subscribers

Walt Disney reported a 26% increase in revenue and more new customers than expected for its streaming service on Wednesday, but it lowered the bar for projected future growth for its Disney+ streaming service. Financial director Christine McCarthy at the company’s call with analysts, it lowered its forecast for Disney+, saying it now expects to … Read more