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The 10-year Treasury Note yield may be on the verge of breaking out of its slump. After stabilizing over the past several weeks, Wells Fargo Securities’ Michael Schumacher predicts the current risk backdrop will re-energize yields in the coming weeks. He lists the Federal Reserve’s high level of comfortableness surrounding rising inflation, the massive amount …

Shoppers wait for a GameStop store to open on at the Tysons Corner Center, in Tysons, Virginia, November 27, 2020. Hannah McKay | Reuters GameStop rallied on Monday after the brick-and-mortar video game retailer announced its succession plan as it seeks to pivot to e-commerce following a historic Reddit-fueled short squeeze earlier this year. Shares of …

LONDON — European markets were slightly higher on Wednesday morning as investors monitor economic data and corporate earnings. The pan-European Stoxx 600 inched 0.1% above the flatline in early trade, with basic resources adding 1.1% while telecoms slid 0.7%. Stocks in Europe received a mildly positive hangover from Asia-Pacific, where Chinese tech shares listed in …

A Swiss flag flies over a sign of Credit Suisse in Bern, Switzerland FABRICE COFFRINI | AFP | Getty Images Credit Suisse on Tuesday announced several high-level staff departures and proposed a cut to its dividend as it weighs heavy losses from the Archegos Capital saga. The Swiss lender now expects a first-quarter pre-tax loss …

Marvell Technology: “This is still the ultimate 5G play, and I am not backing away from that. They had a great quarter. Don’t let people tell you otherwise.” Crispr Therapeutics AG: “Crispr is one of the great spec stocks.” Lithia Motors: “I think it does [have more room to run] … I think that Lithia …

Traders work during the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on March 5, 2020 at Wall Street in New York City. (Photo by Johannes EISELE / AFP) (Photo by JOHANNES EISELE/AFP via Getty Images) Photo by Johannes Eisele | AFP | Getty Images It took the SPAC market just three months to …

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. NYSE Stock traders don’t normally talk about bond auctions, but all this week the 10-year Treasury auction that will happen on Wednesday has been the main subject of conversation. “It’s been a long time since stock traders have cared about bond auctions,” Matt Maley …

The stock market in recent months became a fight between the tomorrow trade and the live-for-today bid, and in the last week it turned messy. The stocks valued on promises for a transformed future have been sold hard in favor of those poised to thrive in today’s spring-loaded economic revival. Yet after last week’s jagged …

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Okta (OKTA) – Okta tanked 10.5% in premarket trading after announcing it is buying customer management software provider Auth0 for $6.5 billion in stock. The provider of identity management software also reported quarterly earnings of 6 cents per share, compared to consensus forecasts …

Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak leaves 10 Downing Street after attending a Cabinet meeting on 14 February, 2020. Barcroft Media As British Finance Minister Rishi Sunak prepares to set out the country’s economic path to recovery, analysts are weighing the possibility of tax hikes and a nod to future fiscal tightening. The budget, due …