Stock futures just after Monday’s gains

Stock futures just after Monday’s gains

US stock futures were flat on Monday evening after all three major averages were achieved during the daily trading session. The Dow Jones Industrial Average futures are down 45 points, or 0.13%. On Monday, the 30-stock index closed above the 200-day moving average for the first time since late April. S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 … Read more

Premium products are a priority as companies battle the cost of living

Premium products are a priority as companies battle the cost of living

“As we make more premium drinks, it’s going to be harder for customers to replicate it at home, and we think that helps with the concept of commerce,” Starbucks CFO Rachel Ruggeri told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Aug. 3. Gary Hershorn / Contributor / Getty Images Personalized coffee, “prestige” skincare and “lofty” sauces and spreads … Read more

Denise Dowse, ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ director and actress, dies aged 64

Denise Dowse, ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ director and actress, dies aged 64

CNN — Actress and director Denise Dowse, whose prolific career starred in ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’, ‘Insecure’ and ‘Ray’, has died, her family confirmed to CNN on Sunday. She was 64. “It is with a heavy heart that I have to announce her passing,” actress Tracey Dowse’s sister said in a statement. She also announced her … Read more

Equity futures slightly ahead of a week of big retail gains

Equity futures slightly ahead of a week of big retail gains

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. NYSE US stock futures were slightly lower on Sunday night after some positive inflation data propelled all major indices ahead of a big week of gains for retailers. Futures linked to the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 55 points, or 0.2%. S&P 500 futures … Read more

Police: Man cut 3 with machete after trying to buy guns

Police: Man cut 3 with machete after trying to buy guns

PATCHOGUE, NY — A Long Island man is being charged with assault and gun possession for allegedly assaulting three people with a machete in a sports shop. Suffolk County Police said on Saturday that the attack had occurred the previous afternoon at a Dick’s Sporting Goods store in Patchogue, about 30 miles east of New … Read more

Author Salman Rushdie on ventilator after stabbing in New York

Author Salman Rushdie on ventilator after stabbing in New York

CHAUTAUQUA, NY (AP) — Salman Rushdie, whose 1980s novel “The Satanic Verses” received death threats from Iran’s leader, was stabbed in the neck and abdomen on Friday by a man who stormed onto the stage as the author appeared. the point was a lecture in western New York. A bloodied Rushdie, 75, was flown to … Read more

Pharma stock crater as investors brace for lawsuit costs

Pharma stock crater as investors brace for lawsuit costs

Shares of GlaxoSmithKline, Sanofi and Haleon have all sold sharply this week, losing tens of billions in market value amid investor fears of potential US lawsuits targeting the popular heartburn drug Zantac. This is a known issue that has been rumbling in the background for years, but investor concerns exploded this week ahead of the … Read more

Equity futures are slightly higher ahead of Friday’s session

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

Dow futures tick higher after Wednesday’s market rally

Dow futures tick higher after Wednesday’s market rally

Dow futures were higher in overnight trading on Wednesday after all major averages posted sharp gains on the back of a better-than-expected July inflation report. Futures pegged to the Dow Jones were up 0.27% or 89 points, while S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.26% and 0.38%, respectively. Disney added 6.7% in … Read more

Wendy’s, Coinbase, Buzzfeed and more

Wendy’s, Coinbase, Buzzfeed and more

Check out the companies that make headlines before the bell: Wendy’s (WEN) – Shares of Wendy’s fell 1% in premarket trading after a mixed quarter, in which the restaurant chain reported better-than-expected earnings, while sales lagged Street forecasts. Sales of the same restaurants in the US rose 2.3%, less than analysts had estimated, as consumers … Read more