European markets open to close, data, earnings, Davos

LONDON — European stocks are expected to open lower Tuesday as U.S. markets struggle to maintain a comeback rally. The U.K.’s FTSE index is seen opening 35 points lower at 7,468, Germany’s DAX 47 points lower at 14,099, France’s CAC 40 down 28 points at 6,310 and Italy’s FTSE MIB 168 points lower at 23,945, according … Read more

Morgan Stanley names 5 cheap global stocks — and gives all at least 20% upside

Morgan Stanley analysts have named their top global stock picks in a choppy market, saying all of them look cheap right now. While Morgan Stanley — like other banks — remains cautious on stocks, given persistently high inflation, slowing global growth and the Ukraine war, it identified several “key overweights” in a note dated May … Read more

Retail stock picks to ride the market volatility

Pella Funds Management’s Jordan Cvetanovski has named two retail stocks he says stand out and are likely to ride out the current market volatility. Cvetanovski, chairman, chief investment officer and portfolio manager at Pella, named U.S. discount store Dollar General and U.K.-based apparel retailer JD Sports as picks during CNBC Pro Talks . While shoppers … Read more