Fed’s Barkin says rate hikes must continue until inflation stays at 2%

Despite positive inflation data this week, Richmond Federal Reserve president Thomas Barkin said Friday that more rate hikes will be needed to ease price pressures. This week’s releases showing the consumer and wholesale price increases that eased in July were “very welcome,” Barkin told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” in a live interview. “So we’re … Read more

Rivian, Teladoc, Bed Bath & Beyond, Walmart

These are Friday’s biggest calls on Wall Street: DA Davidson is starting up Teladoc, while buy DA Davidson said it sees benefits for the telehealth company. “COVID brought unprecedented tailwind to the market, which became headwinds; We believe we now have a stable to growing telehealth penetration rate, and Teladoc is well positioned to continue … Read more

Honest Company, Rivian, Illumina and others

Check out the companies that make headlines before the bell: Honest Company (HNST) – Honest Company’s share of the premarket rose 1.6% despite a larger-than-expected quarterly loss. The natural consumer products maker is now seeing a larger full-year loss than previously thought due to cost pressures, but expects improvement as the year progresses, including positive … 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

Equity futures are slightly higher ahead of Friday’s session

Equity futures rose early Friday after the Dow Industrial Average and S&P 500 closed nearly flat after a short-lived rally driven by another positive inflation report. Futures pegged to the Dow Jones were up 45 points, or 0.14%, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 were up 0.17% and 0.25%, respectively. Shares of Rivian fluctuated … Read more

Equity futures are slightly higher ahead of Friday’s session

Equity futures rose early Friday after the Dow Industrial Average and S&P 500 closed nearly flat after a short-lived rally driven by another positive inflation report. Futures pegged to the Dow Jones were up 45 points, or 0.14%, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 were up 0.17% and 0.25%, respectively. Shares of Rivian fluctuated … Read more

Asian markets struggle as traders consider more rate hikes

Most Asian investors were unable to sustain the strong momentum from Thursday’s rally Kazuhiro NOGI Font size Asian markets largely fell on Friday, reversing some of the previous day’s rally as traders came to terms with the likelihood that central banks will continue to raise interest rates to combat runaway inflation. Shares rose across the … Read more

Here the real estate problems in China can spill over

According to Moody’s, China’s real estate sector accounts for more than a quarter of the national GDP. Pictured here is a residential complex under construction on December 15, 2021 in Guizhou Province. Cost photo | Future publication | Getty Images BEIJING — China’s real estate problems could spill over into other major sectors if the … Read more

Here the real estate problems in China can spill over

According to Moody’s, China’s real estate sector accounts for more than a quarter of the national GDP. Pictured here is a residential complex under construction on December 15, 2021 in Guizhou Province. Cost photo | Future publication | Getty Images BEIJING — China’s real estate problems could spill over into other major sectors if the … 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