• Yahoo Finance

    Walmart meeting highlights: Recession prep, ChatGPT, Shania Twain, Snoop Dogg, and more

    From price-cutting to AI initiatives, here are some key highlights from Walmart's annual shareholders meeting.

  • Barrons.com

    China Stocks Rise Again Amid PMIs and Stimulus Hopes. It Bodes Well for Alibaba.

    The prospect of government stimulus and signs of a strengthening Chinese consumer could be tailwinds for the e-commerce giant.

  • Reuters

    France to provide 2.9 billion euros in aid for new STMicro/GlobalFoundries factory

    France said on Monday it will provide 2.9 billion euros ($3.10 billion) in state aid to help support an investment of 7.5 billion euros that chipmakers STMicroelectronics and GlobalFoundries are making to build a semiconductor factory in Crolles, southeastern France. "This is a considerable and massive" investment, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire told a joint news conference held at the ministry with the heads of the two companies. The 2.9 billion euros are part of the 5.5 billion euros package France has set aside for its investments in the microchip sector by 2030, he added.

  • Motley Fool

    2 Soaring Healthcare Stocks That Could Climb Even Higher

    Veeva Systems (NYSE: VEEV) is a cloud-based software provider to pharmaceutical companies and other members of the highly regulated life-science industry. Generally, biotechnology start-ups use Veeva Vault applications to keep track of data collected from laboratory research and clinical trials. Companies with approved drugs to sell tend to bundle Vault with Veeva's customer relationship management (CRM) products.

  • Motley Fool

    Can You Still Buy the Dow Jones' Best-Performing May Stocks?

    After leading the three major indexes last year, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has been a laggard in 2023. Let's take a look at the three best performers in the blue chip index last month to see if any of them are worth buying today. In a month where tech stocks soared with the help of a blowout report from AI chip king Nvidia, it shouldn't be a surprise that a tech stock is leading the pack.

  • The Wall Street Journal

    Retailers Are Shrinking Logistics Operations in a Changing Consumer Market

    Retailers are shedding warehouse space and paring back their logistics networks now that the disruptions that slowed supply chains during the Covid-19 pandemic have largely receded and consumer spending patterns are shifting toward services. Discount retailer Big Lots and big-box chain Walmart are among companies that have closed warehouses or laid off distribution workers as part of a broader realignment of logistics operations.

  • The Wall Street Journal

    Customer Ratings Have Become Meaningless. ‘People Hand Out 5 Stars Like It’s Candy.’

    Riddled with confusion and guilt, Americans are handing out perfect Uber and Airbnb scores; ‘Don’t have to earn it anymore’

  • Motley Fool

    Warren Buffett's Secret Portfolio Just Issued a Big-Time Warning to Wall Street

    When it comes to investing, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A)(NYSE: BRK.B) CEO Warren Buffett is in a class of his own. Warren Buffett's ability to run circles around Wall Street is what helped grow the fanfare associated with Berkshire Hathaway's annual meetings from a couple dozen people in 1973 to more than 30,000 on an annual basis. Investors and Berkshire Hathaway shareholders eagerly await his nuggets of wisdom on the U.S. economy and investing to guide their own strategies.

  • Motley Fool

    Snowflake Will Play a Critical Role in the Development of AI

    Artificial intelligence has caught the world by storm, and nearly every business wants to be a part of it.

  • Investing.com

    Dollar climbs on expectations of a still hawkish Fed

    The U.S. dollar climbed higher in early European trade Monday after a healthy jobs report prompted traders to price in a continuation of the Federal Reserve’s hawkish stance. The dollar has been boosted by the release of forecast-smashing U.S. jobs figures, prompting U.S. Treasury yields to soar as a robust labor market coupled with stronger-than-expected print on the Fed’s preferred inflation index earlier in May pointed to the U.S. central bank keeping interest rates higher for longer. The Fed meets next week and expectations of another rate increase are rising, particularly given the growing hopes the U.S. economy is headed for a 'soft landing' after Congress's approval last week of a debt ceiling deal that averts U.S. default.

  • Investing.com

    Asia FX falls as Fed jitters boost dollar, central banks awaited

    Investing.com -- Most Asian currencies retreated on Monday, while the dollar traded near two-month highs amid uncertainty over whether the Federal Reserve would hike interest rates in June, with focus now turning to central bank meetings in India and Australia this week.

  • Insider Monkey

    Billionaires Are Crazy About These 10 Stocks

    In this article, we discuss 10 stocks that billionaires love. If you want to see more stocks in this selection, check out Billionaires Are Crazy About These 5 Stocks. Investors seem to have ignored all the panic around debt ceiling and are instead salivating over the possibility that the Federal Reserve might stop increasing interest […]

  • GOBankingRates

    8 Items at Dollar Tree That Cost Way More at Walmart

    Maybe you avoid Dollar Tree because you think the quality of the items are low, or that the store won't have what you're looking for. The truth is you can find quite a few of your everyday essentials...

  • Motley Fool

    Is C3.ai Stock a Buy Now?

    For the fourth quarter of its fiscal 2023, which ended on April 30, the artificial intelligence (AI) enterprise software company's revenue stayed nearly flat year over year at $72.4 million, but still surpassed analysts' expectations by $1 million. The company narrowed its adjusted net loss from $22.6 million in the year-ago period to $15.2 million, or $0.13 per share, which cleared the consensus forecast by $0.04 per share. For the full fiscal year, C3.ai's revenue rose 6% to $266.8 million as it narrowed its adjusted net loss from $76.7 million to $46.4 million, or $0.42 per share.

  • Simply Wall St.

    Possible Bearish Signals With Danaher Insiders Disposing Stock \

    The fact that multiple Danaher Corporation ( NYSE:DHR ) insiders offloaded a considerable amount of shares over the...

  • Motley Fool

    1 Growth Stock Down 75% to Buy Right Now

    When Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) reported results for its fiscal 2023 fourth quarter (ended March 31), they were a bit of a mixed bag. As of this writing, Alibaba shares are down a jaw-dropping 75% from their peak, which was set in October 2020. While it's been beaten down, this growth stock is one that investors should consider buying now.

  • Motley Fool

    2 Warren Buffett Stocks to Buy in June and Hold Forever

    These time-tested businesses produce reliable cash flows that they're committed to sharing with investors.

  • Motley Fool

    Surprise! Warren Buffett Has Bet Over $166 Billion on 3 AI Growth Stocks

    Buffett famously said he didn't understand technology, but he has amassed a fortune in AI stocks.

  • Motley Fool

    Best Bank Stock to Buy: JPMorgan or Bank of America?

    It feels like we have emerged from the banking crisis of 2023, but investors are still fearful of owning bank stocks -- except for the biggest, often considered the safest. In this video, Motley Fool contributors Jason Hall and Tyler Crowe break down two of the biggest, Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) and JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM), to see which looks like the best bank stock to buy now.

  • Motley Fool

    What Costco's Weak Results Could Mean for the Retail Sector

    Costco missed Wall Street's top-line estimates, but the reason why is what investors in the retail sector need to watch.

  • Motley Fool

    What's Going on With Snowflake Stock?

    Fool.com contributor and finance professor Parkev Tatevosian elaborates on the factors causing Snowflake's (NYSE: SNOW) stock price to fall. *Stock prices used were the afternoon prices of May 31, 2023.

  • GOBankingRates

    5 Brand-New Items at Dollar Tree That Cost Way More at Target

    Families in rural areas often struggle with finding affordable food. A recent study reported by GOBankingRates found that dollar stores have become the fastest growing retail segment for grocery...

  • Simply Wall St.

    Walmart (NYSE:WMT) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.57

    Walmart Inc.'s ( NYSE:WMT ) dividend will be increasing from last year's payment of the same period to $0.57 on 5th of...

  • Simply Wall St.

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of $0.12

    The board of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company ( NYSE:HPE ) has announced that it will pay a dividend on the 14th of...