Here’s how much S&P 500 companies that make most of their money in the US have outperformed their global-faced rivals

Here’s how much S&P 500 companies that make most of their money in the US have outperformed their global-faced rivals

Multinational is one thing, but 2022 hasn’t been the year for stocks to have a truly international presence. According to analysis from Goldman Sachs, S&P 500 companies with high domestic sales exposure have been outperforming stocks with a high international sales by 9 percentage points. Granted, it isn’t a great performance, with the domestic basket … Read more

Crypto crash: forced selling cools down; correlation with equities back in focus

Crypto crash: forced selling cools down;  correlation with equities back in focus

Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that reaches your inbox every Thursday. I’ll walk you through what’s going on in the current bear market. As usual, find me on Twitter at @FrancesYue_ to send feedback, or tell us what you think we should cover. You can also reach me through email … Read more

Bitcoin crash: These three metrics show how bad the carnage is, and what to expect next

Crypto crash: forced selling cools down;  correlation with equities back in focus

Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that reaches your inbox every Thursday. I’ll walk you through what’s going on in the current bear market. As usual, find me on Twitter at @FrancesYue_ to send feedback, or tell us what you think we should cover. You can also reach me through email … Read more

Ethereum close to its major upgrade, but why has it fallen more than bitcoin?

Crypto crash: forced selling cools down;  correlation with equities back in focus

This article has been updated to correct the identification of Citadel Securities. Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that reaches your inbox every Thursday. I’m writing it in the heat of Austin, TX, where Consensus, a multi-day crypto conference kicked off today. As usual, find me on Twitter at @FrancesYue_ to … Read more

Bitcoin’s ‘decoupling’ from stocks? Here’s why it will, or will not happen

Crypto crash: forced selling cools down;  correlation with equities back in focus

Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that reaches your inbox every Thursday. I’m Frances Yue, crypto reporter at MarketWatch, and I’ll walk you through the latest and greatest in digital assets this week so far. Find me on Twitter at @FrancesYue_ to send feedback, or tell us what you think we … Read more

Is Nvidia’s gaming forecast the ‘cut’ that Wall Street has been looking for?

Is Nvidia’s gaming forecast the ‘cut’ that Wall Street has been looking for?

Nvidia Corp. investors may have received the all-clear signal they have been waiting for to start buying the stock again, but some on Wall Street were wondering if the signal was a clear one Thursday. Nvidia NVDA, + 5.16% shares have been ripped in half from their all-time high of $ 333.76 in roughly the … Read more

Ethereum could ‘take over everything’, and there won’t be a multi-chain future, says EY’s blockchain leader

Crypto crash: forced selling cools down;  correlation with equities back in focus

Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that reaches your inbox every Thursday. I’m Frances Yue, crypto reporter at MarketWatch, and I’ll walk you through the latest and greatest in digital assets this week so far. Find me on Twitter at @FrancesYue_ to send feedback, or tell us what you think we … Read more

Nvidia stock drops as China COVID shutdowns weaken outlook

Nvidia stock drops as China COVID shutdowns weaken outlook

Nvidia Corp. shares fell in the extended session Wednesday after COVID shutdowns in China and the war in Ukraine shaved half a billion dollars off the chip maker’s outlook for the current quarter, while the company reported record results. For the fiscal second, or current, quarter, Nvidia NVDA, + 5.08% forecast revenue of $ 7.94 … Read more

VMware stock rallies 25% on reports Broadcom is weighing its third software acquisition in four years

VMware stock rallies 25% on reports Broadcom is weighing its third software acquisition in four years

VMware Inc. shares rallied Monday as Wall Street chimed in on reports that Broadcom Inc. is looking for a threepeat when it comes to software acquisitions. VMware VMW, + 24.78% shares surged to finish up nearly 25% at $ 119.43 for a market cap of $ 50.29 billion. Late Sunday, several news outlets reported that … Read more

Nvidia’s data-center sales are likely to eclipse gaming – that might not be a good thing

Nvidia’s data-center sales are likely to eclipse gaming – that might not be a good thing

Nvidia Corp.’s data-center sales are expected to edge out its gaming sales in fiscal first-quarter results, as demand from server farms remains high and gaming interest has subsided from rabid levels earlier in the COVID-19 pandemic. Nvidia NVDA, -2.51% is scheduled to report financial results after the closing bell on Wednesday. Analysts surveyed by FactSet … Read more