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6:03 a.m. Oct. 7, 2021 - By Tomi Kilgore
Microsoft, Alphabet stocks rise back above 50-day moving averagesShares of Microsoft Corp. rose 0.7% and Alphabet Inc.'s stock climbed 1.4% in morning trading Thursday, making then the first of the mega-capitalization technology companies to trade back above their respective 50-day moving averages (DMA). Microsoft's and Alphabet's stocks both first closed below their respective 50-DMAs, which many on Wall Street use as a guide to the short-term trend, on Sept. 28, which was Microsoft's first close below that key technical level since June 3 and Alphabet's first close below it since Jan. 15. Microsoft's 50-DMA currently extends to $294.56 and Alphabet's comes in at $2,784.92, according to FactSet. Meanwhile, Apple Inc. stock is 2.5% below its 50-DMA, Amazon.com Inc.'s stock is 1.5% below its 50-DMA and Facebook Inc.'s stock is 6.7% below its 50-DMA. The tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 , the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average are also still below their 50-DMAs.
9:34 a.m. Oct. 4, 2021 - By Tomi Kilgore
Amazon's stock drops toward longest losing streak in more than two yearsShares of Amazon.com Inc. slid 2.9% toward a sixth straight loss in afternoon trading Monday, as part of a broad stock market selloff in which technology sector was the hardest hit. The e-commerce and cloud behemoth's stock is on track to suffer the longest losing streak since the eight-day stretch ended Aug. 5, 2019, according to Dow Jones Market Data. The stock, which is headed for a six-week low, has now tumbled 14.5% since closing at a record $3,731.41 on July 8. The selloff comes as the S&P 500 slumped 1.5% and the SPDR Consumer Discretionary Select Sector ETF shed 2.8%. that Prime members will be able to send gifts on its mobile app with just the recipient's mobile number or email address. Amazon's stock has lost 2.1% year to date, while the S&P 500 has gained 14.2% and the consumer discretionary ETF has rallied 13.3%.
6:20 a.m. Sept. 2, 2021 - By Tomi Kilgore
Alibaba stock extends corrective bounce after pledge to spend $15.5 billion for 'common prosperity' amid regulatory scrutinyShares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. rose 0.8% in morning trading Thursday, to put them on track for a fourth straight gain, even as the China-based e-commerce giant continued to face regulatory scrutiny. The stock has rallied 9.6% over the past four sessions, and has corrected 10.6% since closing at a 2-year low of $157.96 on Aug. 20. Many on Wall Street view a rise, or fall, of at least 10% to up to 20% from a significant low or high as a correction, while moves of 20% or more are considered new bull or bear markets. Chinese regulators , for using false promotions and making use of unqualified drivers and cars, according to a notice posted on the Ministry of Transportation's social media account, according to a Dow Jones Newswires report. Separately on Thursday, Alibaba vowed to spend RMB100 billion, or about $15.5 billion, by 2025 for the government's "common prosperity" drive, , at a time that regulators were clamping down on technology giants for contributing to social divides. Alibaba's stock has dropped 20.4% over the past three months, while the iShares MSCI China ETF has lost 13.5% and the S&P 500 has gained 7.8%.
8:42 a.m. Aug. 30, 2021 - By Tomi Kilgore
Apple buys Primephonic classical music service, will launch dedicated classical music app next yearApple Inc. announced Monday that it has acquired classical music streaming service Primephonic for an undisclosed amount. With the acquisition, Primephonic will no longer be available for new subscribers, and the service will be taken offline staring Sept. 7. Apple said it plans to launch a classical music app next year, combining Primephonic's user interface with more added features. Until then, Apple said current Primephonic subscribers will receive Apple's Apple Music service for free. Apple's stock surged 2.8% in midday trading toward a fresh record close. It has soared 22.6% over the past three months, while the Nasdaq Composite has advanced 11.0% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average has gained 2.7%.
5:08 a.m. July 28, 2021 - By Tonya Garcia
Walmart partners with Adobe to offer other businesses its technologyWalmart Inc. said early Wednesday that it has partnered with Adobe Inc. to bring its technology to other businesses. Walmart has built new capabilities to serve its customers, and its integrating its marketplace, online and in-store fulfillment with Adobe Commerce, which will allow other retailers to use Walmart's cloud-based services for pickup, delivery and other services. "Commercializing our technologies and capabilities helps us sustainably reinvest back into our customer value proposition," said John Furner, chief executive officer of Walmart U.S., in a statement. Companies like Coca-Cola Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc. also use Adobe technologies. Walmart stock has fallen 1.1% for the year to date. Adobe shares have rallied 23.6%. And the Dow Jones Industrial Average is up 14.6% for the period.
4:58 a.m. July 2, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
UPDATE: DiDi shares slide 9% premarket on news China's internet regulator to investigate its cybersecurity risksShares of Chinese ride-sharing company Didi Global Inc. fell about 9% in premarket trade Friday, after China's internet regulator said it's investigating the company's cybersecurity risks, Dow Jones Newswires reported. The news comes just days after Didi's initial public offering in New York, the biggest deal in a busy week, in which the stock opened with a nearly 20% pop, but ended just 1% higher than the issue price. No new user registration will be allowed during the review, the Chinese regulator said. Didi said it will fully cooperate and examine its risks. The stock closed Thursday at $16.40, compared with its IPO price of $14. DiDi is one of a handful of Chinese companies being investigated by the government over antitrust concerns.
10:18 a.m. June 5, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My husband of 30 years hid income with his mother’s help. When confronted he said, ‘I’m a liar. I’ve been doing this for 10 years!’ ‘I want to protect the last of my inheritance and two money-market accounts currently in my name’‘I want to protect the last of my inheritance and two money-market accounts currently in my name.’
8:09 a.m. May 30, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My wife and I defrauded the government by hiding income. Now we’re divorcing, and she’s threatening to ruin us both ‘She left me for her pandemic boyfriend. She was caught at our vacation home with him’‘She left me for her pandemic boyfriend. She was caught at our vacation home with him.’
6:17 a.m. May 25, 2021 - By Victor Reklaitis
Biden to meet Putin on June 16 in Switzerland: White HousePresident Joe Biden will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on June 16 in Geneva, Switzerland, the White House said in a statement Tuesday. The two leaders will "discuss the full range of pressing issues, as we seek to restore predictability and stability to the U.S.-Russia relationship," the statement said.
4:22 a.m. May 25, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
I moved 200 miles to live in my girlfriend’s new house. We have a child, but she’s reluctant to get married. I’d be left with nothing if we broke up ‘How can I protect myself financially from being completely left out in the cold if she wanted to break up with me?’‘How can I protect myself financially from being completely left out in the cold if she wanted to break up with me?’
9:40 a.m. May 24, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My siblings live in our late mother’s home. They’re forcing me to sign over my share if I don’t pay for renovations. What can I do? ‘I do not want to sign away the only thing my mom left me’‘I do not want to sign away the only thing my mom left me.’
5:49 a.m. May 23, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
I care for my mother and sold her house. My sister says half the home belongs to her, and now she wants a loan. What do I do? ‘My father, who passed away in 2009, and my mother had a joint will leaving all they owned to my sister and me’‘My father, who passed away in 2009, and my mother had a joint will leaving all they owned to my sister and me’
5:37 a.m. May 23, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My father left me his estate, and his adopted children nothing. I don’t want to lose them. What should I do? ‘The sum is rather large, and I’m going to be asked at some point how much I inherited. I’m concerned that they will be jealous and resentful’‘The sum is rather large, and I’m going to be asked at some point how much I inherited. I’m concerned that they will be jealous and resentful.’
5:31 a.m. May 23, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
Our neighbor’s car damaged our house. She begged us not to report it. Now she needs to borrow money, and is nickel-and-diming our contractor ‘Louise came to our house to lament that she would need to borrow from her sister and Ada in order to even pay the $1,000’‘Louise came to our house to lament that she would need to borrow from her sister and Ada in order to even pay the $1,000’
5:11 p.m. May 20, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
I’m worth $3 million, and separating from my much wealthier partner of 33 years. What kind of financial settlement can I expect? ‘When same-sex marriage became a possibility in New York, he declined to consider it because he did not want to take on any possible financial obligations that a future divorce might entail’‘When same-sex marriage became a possibility in New York, he declined to consider it because he did not want to take on any possible financial obligations that a future divorce might entail.’
5:11 p.m. May 20, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My boyfriend inherited a home and $700K. He pays me $500 monthly rent. Should I ask him for $86K to pay off my condo? ‘I am 65 and get a monthly pension of $800 and receive $1,800 Social Security every month. I have no savings, and own two properties’‘I am 65 and get a monthly pension of $800 and receive $1,800 Social Security every month. I have no savings, and own two properties.’
7:03 a.m. May 20, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
I’ve bitcoin and dogecoin FOMO! ‘I’m too old to sit and hope I can make up for the lost time by safely investing my little bit of money’ ‘I have a $3,000-a-month pension. I am living with my ill father, and I am currently not working and looking for a job. I am going to college using the GI Bill. I am almost 50, and have no 401(k)’‘I have a $3,000-a-month pension. I am living with my ill father, and I am currently not working and looking for a job. I am going to college using the GI Bill. I am almost 50, and have no 401(k).’
4:56 a.m. May 19, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
I share custody with my ex-wife 50-50, but our daughters live with me 24/7 due to her boyfriend’s meth habit. What happens to the child tax credit? ‘Will she still be able to use our daughter as a tax deduction? My concern is also with the coming child tax credit this summer’‘Will she still be able to use our daughter as a tax deduction? My concern is also with the coming child tax credit this summer.’
5:19 a.m. May 17, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
Americans are finally getting ready to splurge — here’s what they’re buying Exhaling after more than a year of pandemic-related restrictions, consumer confidence is on the riseExhaling after more than a year of pandemic-related restrictions, consumer confidence is on the rise.
8:41 a.m. May 16, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My ex-wife passed away. I’m the beneficiary on her life insurance. Her family wants me to pay her funeral expenses and won’t leave me alone ‘I blocked my ex-in-laws, and now I received a threatening voicemail from a blocked number, so I’ve taken it upon myself to notify the authorities’‘I blocked my ex-in-laws, and now I received a threatening voicemail from a blocked number, so I’ve taken it upon myself to notify the authorities.’
8:38 a.m. May 16, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My ex-husband has a life-insurance policy on me — and jokes he’ll be ‘Suspect No. 1’ if I die. Other than haunting him, what can I do? ‘The thought of him benefiting from my death infuriates me, especially because of how badly I was treated by him’‘The thought of him benefiting from my death infuriates me, especially because of how badly I was treated by him.’
8:34 a.m. May 16, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My boyfriend talked me into depositing my paychecks into his bank account, and paying for a car in his name. What can I do? ‘He financed a brand-new car in his name for me — it cost over $45,000. I made aggressive payments every month and even took money from my 401(k) to pay off the car’‘He financed a brand-new car in his name for me — it cost over $45,000. I made aggressive payments every month and even took money from my 401(k) to pay off the car.’
8:33 a.m. May 16, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My friends raised $15,000 on GoFundMe while I was comatose after an accident. But I inherited $1 million, and my insurance covered the costs ‘I am afraid to even look at the total, and have not gone to the site. To make it worse, before this, I was lower middle class, and so are many of the friends who gave money’‘I am afraid to even look at the total, and have not gone to the site. To make it worse, before this, I was lower middle class, and so are many of the friends who gave money.’
7:48 a.m. May 15, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My friend of 30 years owes me $20K after living in my apartment rent-free. She texted to say she misses our friendship. What should I do now? ‘Her texts mentioned nothing about paying me back. I have already made peace with the lost money, and lost friendship’‘Her texts mentioned nothing about paying me back. I have already made peace with the lost money, and lost friendship.’
5:07 p.m. May 10, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My wife’s brother, 60, lives with his mom. He thinks the house belongs to him. What should happen after my mother-in-law dies? ‘Should they let him have the house or rent it? Should they make him pay for the house?’‘Should they let him have the house or rent it? Should they make him pay for the house?’
1:46 p.m. May 9, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My friend set up a GoFundMe to pay for her sick pet, instead of getting a refund on our vacation. I canceled the trip. Who’s right? ‘In my world, one should not resort to GoFundMe until they have exhausted all other reasonable options’‘I felt wrong going on a trip that had been funded indirectly by others. In my world, one should not resort to GoFundMe until they have exhausted all other reasonable options.’
5:11 p.m. May 7, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My ex-husband moved in. He pays $150 for cable, his only expense, and gives me the silent treatment if I ask him to pay for dinner ‘I was doing great on my own with the kids. I managed to get an apartment, pay for health insurance and even continue with my youngest son’s private school’‘I was doing great on my own with the kids. I managed to get an apartment, pay for health insurance and even continue with my youngest son’s private school.’
5:53 p.m. May 2, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My son, a college student, received three stimulus checks. I’m a dad trying to teach ethical behavior. What should we do? ‘He has deposited them, but has not spent the money’‘He has deposited them, but has not spent the money.’
12:08 p.m. May 2, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
I saved $1.1M for retirement, earn $128K and have $22K in cash. Can I afford my dream car — an $80K Nissan GT-R? ‘I’m 41 and single with no kids, and have always been a big saver’‘I’m 41 and single with no kids, and have always been a big saver.’
12:05 p.m. May 2, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My mom added me to her bank accounts before she died. Am I legally or morally obliged to disclose these accounts to my siblings? ‘My mom trusted me to take care of all her finances as well as all aspects of her life/care, and any house repairs/problems’‘My mom trusted me to take care of all her finances as well as all aspects of her life/care, and any house repairs/problems.’
10:01 a.m. April 20, 2021 - By Tomi Kilgore
Discord ends talks with potential buyers, including MicrosoftVideogame-focused chat startup Discord Inc. has ended talks with potential buyers, including Microsoft Corp. , and has instead resumed its interest in an eventual initial public offering, according to on Tuesday. The report, which cited people familiar with the matter, comes a month after that Microsoft was in discussion to buy Discord in a deal valuing the startup at more than $10 billion. On Tuesday, the WSJ report said Discord had fielded interest from at least three companies about a buyout deal, but as Discord has been performing well it preferred to stay independent, at this time. Microsoft's stock slipped 0.2% in afternoon trading, erasing an earlier intraday gain of as much as 0.6%. It has climbed 16.2% year to date, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average has gained 10.4%.
12:01 p.m. April 17, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My husband doesn’t get along with my son. I brought most of the wealth into our marriage. How do I split my estate? ‘My husband is more interested in dipping deep into our savings, and living it up in retirement while we are young enough to enjoy it’‘My husband is more interested in dipping deep into our savings, and living it up in retirement while we are young enough to enjoy it.’
8:42 a.m. April 15, 2021 - By Victor Reklaitis
Biden to give speech on Russia Thursday after new sanctionsPresident Joe Biden will deliver remarks on Russia around 4:30 p.m. Eastern Thursday, the White House said in a statement. The speech comes after the Biden administration announced for "malign activities," including the current military buildup in Ukraine and the persecution of dissidents such as Alexei Navalny.
5:03 p.m. April 14, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
After a disagreement, my aunt took over as my grandmother’s power of attorney and executor of my grandfather’s $1.3 million estate. Should I retaliate? ’I knew nothing of this until a chance meeting today with a family member’’I knew nothing of this until a chance meeting today with a family member’
1:35 p.m. April 14, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My mother is dying of cancer. My stepfather told me that she made a will. When is a good time to ask her about it? ‘Obviously, I don’t want to sound greedy, but I feel as though this is important information for me and the rest of my family to know’‘Obviously, I don’t want to sound greedy, but I feel as though this is important information for me and the rest of my family to know.’
5:56 a.m. April 11, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
I received two $1,400 stimulus payments because I was also claimed as a dependent. Should I give one back? The Moneyist: ‘You cannot be claimed as a dependent and file a tax return yourself and expect a payment. It’s one or the other’The Moneyist: ‘You cannot be claimed as a dependent and file a tax return yourself and expect a payment. It’s one or the other.’
4:26 a.m. April 10, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
‘What the hell!’ I’m 28, have no debt, a 401(k), Roth IRA and $45K in cash. Should I save for a house or buy a Tesla Model 3? ‘I believe I can buy the car and strap down, and save more aggressively to replenish the funds’‘I believe I can buy the car and strap down, and save more aggressively to replenish the funds.’
9:57 a.m. April 9, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My cautionary tale — after an $11 mistake on my 2020 tax return my $11,000 refund and stimulus is now in limbo ‘Because of my mistake, I’m still waiting for our $5,400 refund, and our $5,600 stimulus payment’‘Because of my mistake, I’m still waiting for our $5,400 refund, and our $5,600 stimulus payment.’
8:26 a.m. April 9, 2021 - By Michael Ashbaugh
Charting a Farewell Focus: 10-year yield asserts the range, Semiconductor sector presses record highs, TNX, SMH, KLAC, ROST, FOUR, ZENThis is the final edition of The Technical Indicator on MarketWatch. As its founder, and continuous editor since 2003, it has been a blast publishing for engaged and knowledgable readers for nearly 18 years.
8:12 a.m. April 8, 2021 - By Michael Ashbaugh
Bullish momentum persists: S&P 500 (slightly) extends April breakout Focus: Communications services sector tags record highs, Apple’s stealth trendline breakout, XLC, AAPL, IBM, ON, NUANU.S. stocks are mixed early Thursday, vacillating ahead of scheduled remarks from the Federal Reserve Chairman. Against this backdrop, the S&P 500 has tagged its latest record high, though narrowly, while the Nasdaq Composite has extended an already-aggressive trendline breakout.
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