What to watch today: Stock futures mixed after S&P 500's record close

U.S. stock futures were mixed Friday, with tech stocks under pressure and the 10-year Treasury yield trading at May highs above 1.69% before pulling back some. The S&P 500 on Thursday closed at a record and extended its run of winning sessions to seven. (CNBC) The Nasdaq, which also advanced, was about 1% away from […]

Intel’s earnings dented by chip shortage

Computer chip shortage hits restaurant industry FOX Business’ Grady Trimble on how the chip shortage impacts food industry tech.  Intel Corp. disappointed investors even as it posted stronger third-quarter earnings and raised its full-year sales outlook, as global chip shortages eat into potential sales. The worldwide chip shortage has caused carmakers to idle plants and […]

Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: IBM, CSX, Tesla, Lam Research & more

Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:  IBM —The tech company saw its stock dropping more than 5% in extended trading following a revenue miss in the third quarter. its top two business segments — global services and the Cloud & Cognitive Software business — fell short of estimates. CSX Corporation —Shares of […]

NAB targeted by Indigenous group over stake in Canadian pipeline

National Australia Bank has been targeted by Indigenous activists over its stake in a controversial Canadian gas pipeline, ahead of the release of the major bank’s revamped policy on oil and gas investing and increased scrutiny on traditional owner land rights in Australia. The coalition of more than 100 activist groups, including Greenpeace, Friends of […]

SEC says GameStop meme stock frenzy fueled by ‘investor sentiment’

Author details GameStop battle between ‘little guys,’ Wall Street in new book ‘The Antisocial Network’ author Ben Mezrich on the revolutionary moment a Reddit group realized they had ‘an enormous amount of power’ in the stock market. Following its highly anticipated review into the events surrounding the "meme stock" trading saga in January, the Securities […]

5 Top Stocks to Buy Now With Expected Dividend Hikes This Week

After years of a low interest rate environment, many investors have turned to equities not only for the growth potential but also for solid and dependable dividends, which help to provide an income stream. What this equates to is total return, which is one of the most powerful investment strategies going. We like to remind […]

Oil prices remaining high a ‘headwind’ on economic activity: Market strategist

Oil prices remaining high could ‘curtail economic activity’: Market strategist Bulltick Capital Markets chief strategist Kathryn Rooney Vera provides insight into the oil market.   Bulltick Capital Markets chief strategist Kathryn Rooney Vera provided insight into the oil market during an appearance on FOX Business' "Mornings with Maria" Monday, arguing that prices remaining high would be […]

Mongolia has concerns about Rio Tinto's management of a major copper mine, official says

Mongolia is concerned about Rio Tinto's management of the Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in the south Gobi desert, a government official told CNBC. Oyu Tolgoi's underground expansion has been hamstrung by delays, development issues and cost overruns for years. While Rio Tinto blamed the delays and rising costs on challenging ground conditions, an […]

Virgin Galactic stock plummets after commercial spaceflight delay

Reusable rockets driving down cost of space access: ProcureAM CEO ProcureAM CEO and co-founder Andrew Chanin discusses growing demand in space travel. Shares of Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic plunged as much as 20% in pre-market trading Friday after the aerospace company announced schedule changes that will delay its commercial spaceflights until the fourth quarter of […]