Cramer warns of trading after hours, points to big moves in Micron, RH

CNBC’s Jim Cramer reminded investors to always listen to a company’s conference call before trading on earnings and to avoid after-hours trades. “One mistake in after-hours trading will wipe you out much faster than a mistake during regular hours when everyone has the same information. There are more bids and offers, and the playing field … Read more

Own secular stocks, approach cyclical names with skepticism

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Wednesday advised investors to own secular growth stocks rather than cyclical stocks and to be vigilant in spotting the difference. “The market is still eager for what is known as secular growth,” which doesn’t rely on economic cycles and likely wouldn’t be hurt by the Federal Reserve raising interest rates, the … Read more

Robinhood, Chewy, HR, Lululemon and more

Vlad Tenev, CEO and co-founder Robinhood Markets, Inc., is displayed on a screen during his company’s IPO at the Nasdaq Market site in Times Square in New York City, US, July 29, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Robinhood — Shares of the stock-trading app fell 5.8% … Read more

Micron, Lululemon, HR and more

The headquarters building of Micron Technology Inc. stands in Boise, Idaho, US Matthew Staver | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in extended trading. Micron — Shares of the chip maker advanced more than 4% after hours, after the company reported financial results for its most recent quarter. Micron beat Wall … Read more

Stock futures are flat ahead of consumer confidence data

Stock futures were flat in overnight trading ahead of Tuesday’s consumer confidence data and a big week for economic data. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average dipped 20 points or 0.06%. S&P 500 futures were flat, while Nasdaq 100 futures were inched 0.1% lower. During Monday’s regular trading session, the Dow Jones Industrial Average … Read more

Tight March labor report could lead Fed to a 50-basis point rate hike

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Friday warned that a 50-basis point rate hike could be coming if the March labor report set to be released next Friday reveals a tighter-than-ever job market. “I fear that it will show the tightest labor market in 50 years. … If Fed Chief Jay Powell doesn’t catch a break when … Read more