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

Low volatility, dividend-paying global stocks beating the market

Low volatility, dividend-paying global stocks beating the market

From multi-day losing streaks to overnight rallies, it has been a roller coaster ride for markets this year. For investors looking to ride out the unpredictability, CNBC PRO has screened for low-volatility stocks with income in the U.S. and beyond, that have outperformed the beaten-down market. Stocks ended last week lower as markets weighed the … Read more

Look for more selling pressure next week as investors learn the hard way not to fight the Fed

Look for more selling pressure next week as investors learn the hard way not to fight the Fed

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell adjusts his tie as he arrives to testify before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on “The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress” on Capitol Hill in Washington, July 15, 2021. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters Wall Street and the Federal Reserve appeared to enter a new … Read more

These are the cheapest stocks in the S&P 500 that could be buying opportunities

These are the cheapest stocks in the S&P 500 that could be buying opportunities

The last two months have been chaotic for Wall Street as big technology giants like Alphabet and Netflix stretch further into bear market territory and the S & P 500 enters a bear market of its own. While the short-term selling could be far from over, the current market conditions may mark an opportune time … Read more

These buy-rated stocks have a proven history of staying stable in turbulent times

These buy-rated stocks have a proven history of staying stable in turbulent times

CNBC identified buy-rated stocks from the U.S. and beyond that have a track record of stability when markets are going crazy.