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By Barbara Kollmeyer

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American Express /zigman2/quotes/203805826/composite AXP -2.50% , Visa /zigman2/quotes/203660239/composite V -0.04% , Mastercard /zigman2/quotes/207581792/composite MA -1.73% , Netflix /zigman2/quotes/202353025/composite NFLX -3.32% , TikTok and KPMG add to the list of companies halting operations in Russia over its invasion of Ukraine and crackdown on the media.

Bed Bath & Beyond /zigman2/quotes/209801102/composite BBBY -9.60% shares are up 38%, on news Chewy /zigman2/quotes/212690528/composite CHWY -4.79% co-founder Ryan Cohen was taking a big stake and pushing for changes.

Global COVID-19 deaths have hit six million , with remote islands now suffering infection waves and a war-driven refugee crisis in Europe also posing risks.

The markets

Stocks /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -2.20% /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -2.83% /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -3.78% opened lower , with German stocks entering bear-market territory /zigman2/quotes/210597999/delayed DX:DAX -1.71% and Asian markets also taking hits , as oil prices /zigman2/quotes/209723049/delayed CL00 -0.99% tapped 2008 highs . The entire commodity sector is climbing, including natural gas /zigman2/quotes/210189548/delayed NG00 -1.29% on both sides of the Atlantic, and all-time highs for wheat /zigman2/quotes/210389638/delayed W00 -0.80% and palladium /zigman2/quotes/210237962/delayed PA00 +1.40% . On the haven front, gold /zigman2/quotes/210034565/delayed GC00 -0.25% spent time above $2,000 an ounce, the dollar /zigman2/quotes/210598269/delayed DXY -0.21% and Swiss franc /zigman2/quotes/210561981/realtime/sampled USDCHF +0.3279% are climbing and the euro /zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled EURUSD +0.4725% is tumbling.

The chart

The tickers

These were the top searched stock tickers on MarketWatch as of 6 a.m. Eastern.

Ticker Security name
/zigman2/quotes/203558040/lastsale TSLA Tesla
/zigman2/quotes/203755179/composite GME GameStop
/zigman2/quotes/200235402/composite AMC AMC Entertainment
/zigman2/quotes/209801102/composite BBBY Bed, Bath & Beyond
/zigman2/quotes/204905836/composite NIO NIO
/zigman2/quotes/201242655/composite CEI Camber Energy
/zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL Apple
/zigman2/quotes/204868203/composite MULN Mullen Automotive
/zigman2/quotes/231059446/composite IMPP Imperial Petroleum
/zigman2/quotes/215554001/composite INDO Indonesia Energy Corp.

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/zigman2/quotes/203805826/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 137.04
-3.52 -2.50%
Volume: 1.21M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
14.08
Dividend Yield
1.52%
Market Cap
$105.38 billion
Rev. per Employee
$774,469
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/zigman2/quotes/203660239/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 179.11
-0.07 -0.04%
Volume: 5.67M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
28.03
Dividend Yield
0.84%
Market Cap
$370.69 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.31M
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/zigman2/quotes/207581792/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 285.17
-5.01 -1.73%
Volume: 1.95M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
28.93
Dividend Yield
0.69%
Market Cap
$280.42 billion
Rev. per Employee
$868,958
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/zigman2/quotes/202353025/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 237.05
-8.15 -3.32%
Volume: 14.85M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
21.06
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$109.04 billion
Rev. per Employee
$2.75M
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/zigman2/quotes/209801102/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 5.84
-0.62 -9.60%
Volume: 10.78M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
$516.53 million
Rev. per Employee
$230,543
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/zigman2/quotes/212690528/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 31.51
-1.59 -4.79%
Volume: 1.21M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:25p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$13.99 billion
Rev. per Employee
$444,127
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
29,029.91
-653.83 -2.20%
Volume: 320.97M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
3,613.69
-105.35 -2.83%
Volume: 2.22B
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime
US : Nasdaq
10,634.27
-417.37 -3.78%
Volume: 3.07B
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
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/zigman2/quotes/210597999/delayed
DAX
DX : Xetra Indices
11,975.55
-207.73 -1.71%
Volume: 87,998
Sept. 29, 2022 6:30p
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/zigman2/quotes/209723049/delayed
US : U.S.: Nymex
$ 81.34
-0.81 -0.99%
Volume: 233,853
Sept. 29, 2022 2:16p
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/zigman2/quotes/210189548/delayed
US : U.S.: Nymex
$ 6.87
-0.09 -1.29%
Volume: 71,633
Sept. 29, 2022 2:16p
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/zigman2/quotes/210389638/delayed
US : U.S.: CBOT
896.00 ¢
-7.25 -0.80%
Volume: 39,759
Sept. 29, 2022 1:16p
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/zigman2/quotes/210237962/delayed
US : U.S.: Nymex
$ 2,199.50
+30.40 +1.40%
Volume: 2,238
Sept. 29, 2022 2:16p
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/zigman2/quotes/210034565/delayed
US : U.S.: Nymex
$ 1,665.80
-4.20 -0.25%
Volume: 187,152
Sept. 29, 2022 2:16p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598269/delayed
US : U.S.: ICE Futures U.S.
112.36
-0.24 -0.21%
Volume: 0.00
Sept. 29, 2022 2:16p
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/zigman2/quotes/210561981/realtime/sampled
US : Tullett Prebon
0.9792
+0.0032 +0.3279%
Volume: 0.0000
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
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/zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled
US : Tullett Prebon
0.9782
+0.0046 +0.4725%
Volume: 0.0000
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
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/zigman2/quotes/203558040/lastsale
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 266.52
-21.29 -7.40%
Volume: 57.48M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
96.87
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$901.84 billion
Rev. per Employee
$676,463
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/zigman2/quotes/203755179/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 24.81
-2.50 -9.15%
Volume: 2.96M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
$8.32 billion
Rev. per Employee
$505,408
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/zigman2/quotes/200235402/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 6.94
-0.73 -9.53%
Volume: 17.39M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
$4.00 billion
Rev. per Employee
$124,591
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/zigman2/quotes/209801102/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 5.84
-0.62 -9.60%
Volume: 10.78M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
$516.53 million
Rev. per Employee
$230,543
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/zigman2/quotes/204905836/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 15.40
-1.93 -11.14%
Volume: 38.72M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$29.95 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/201242655/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE American
$ 0.20
+0.0017 +0.86%
Volume: 26.05M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$100.77 million
Rev. per Employee
$60,710
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/zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 140.90
-8.94 -5.97%
Volume: 83.53M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
23.34
Dividend Yield
0.65%
Market Cap
$2408.04 billion
Rev. per Employee
$2.52M
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/zigman2/quotes/204868203/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 0.34
-0.02 -5.65%
Volume: 33.30M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$181.21 million
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/231059446/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 0.31
-0.01 -3.43%
Volume: 2.61M
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$60.50 million
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/215554001/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE American
$ 6.57
+0.45 +7.35%
Volume: 774,568
Sept. 29, 2022 2:26p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$56.91 million
Rev. per Employee
$38,929
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