Buy stocks like Lululemon & Brink’s as recession fears mount

Buy stocks like Lululemon & Brink’s as recession fears mount

As recession fears intenstify, analysts at Goldman Sachs have named a slew of buy-rated stocks that every investor must own the firm says. These companies have attractive qualities and are well-positioned in a difficult macro environment, according to Goldman analysts. CNBC Pro looked through recent Goldman research to find top stocks to weather the storm. … Read more

Consumer sentiment survey followed by the Fed shows inflation expectations ease slightly

Consumer sentiment survey followed by the Fed shows inflation expectations ease slightly

A shopper inside a women’s clothing store in the East Village neighborhood of Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022. Kathryn Gamble | Bloomberg | Getty Images A widely followed consumer sentiment survey released Friday showed inflation expectations have eased slightly. The University of Michigan’s Surveys of Consumers said consumers expect inflation to rise … Read more

Currencies, oil, Wall Street, stock debut

Currencies, oil, Wall Street, stock debut

SINGAPORE — Shares in the Asia-Pacific were higher on Friday, led by tech stocks on the Hong Kong market. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index jumped 2.2%, with the Hang Seng Tech index rising 4.32%. SenseTime was up 6% and Xpeng rose 7.24%. Logistics company GoGoX fell in afternoon trade to 20 Hong Kong dollars ($2.55) … Read more

Stock futures fall slightly as Wall Street looks to snap losing streak

Stock futures fall slightly as Wall Street looks to snap losing streak

Stock futures slipped on Thursday evening as Wall Street looked to grind out a rare positive week in what has been a rough first half of the year. Futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 64 points, or 0.2%. Futures for the S&P 500 dipped 0.2%, while Nasdaq 100 futures lost nearly 0.2%. … Read more

Accenture, Darden Restaurants, FactSet and more

Accenture, Darden Restaurants, FactSet and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Accenture (ACN) – The consulting firm’s shares fell 3.3% in the premarket after its quarterly revenue beat forecasts but earnings were impacted by the cost of its Russia exit. Accenture raised its full-year revenue forecast but cut the top end of its projected earnings range due … Read more