JPMorgan sees a rebound ahead

As Covid-19 cases decline in major Chinese cities and consumption in the country is expected to rebound in the weeks ahead, JPMorgan names four e-commerce stocks set to benefit as growth returns to a more normalized level. “We believe we will see a rebound in consumption in late 2Q22 or 3Q22, when the total ecommerce … Read more

JPMorgan Chase, Gap, VMWare & more

People pass the JP Morgan Chase & Co. Corporate headquarters in the Manhattan borough of New York City. Mike Segar | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. JPMorgan Chase – JPMorgan rose 7% after the bank said it expects to reach key return targets sooner than planned thanks to rising interest rates giving … Read more

JPMorgan backtracks on key target, says it can reach 17% returns this year

Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan Chase speaks to the Economic Club of New York in New York, January 16, 2019. Carlo Allegri | Reuters JPMorgan Chase on Monday reversed course on guidance it gave in January, saying the bank could achieve a key performance target this year after all. The lender said that a 17% … Read more

JPMorgan says Bill.com is ‘bona fide growth stock’ unfairly caught in the sell-off

The tech sector may be in the middle of a retrenchment, but Bill.com is poised for major growth, according to JPMorgan. Analyst Tien-tsin Huang initiated coverage of the stock with an overweight rating, describing Bill as a “a bona fide growth stock with early-mover advantages.” “BILL has built a platform to solve the age-old problem … Read more

Traders are lining up to short the British pound with a recession on the horizon

British Union flag, also known as a Union Jack, and an American flag at ETX Capital, a broker of contracts-for-difference. The pound has fallen more than 8% against the dollar, and is attracting short bets from traders as the British economy faces soaring inflation and a cost-of-living crisis. Chris Ratcliffe | Bloomberg | Getty Images … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, May 18

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stock futures fall as inflation claims another retailer Traders on the floor of the NYSE, May 17, 2022. Source: NYSE U.S. stock futures dropped Wednesday as rising inflation slammed another retailer. Target sank more than 20% in … Read more

JPMorgan investors hand Dimon rare rebuke, object to $53 million bonus

JP Morgan Chase & Co. Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon testifies before the House Financial Services Committee on accountability for megabanks in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on April 10, 2019. Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty Images JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon was handed a rare … Read more

What may be behind Buffett’s surprising deep value bet on Citigroup

Count veteran banking analyst Mike Mayo among those on Wall Street surprised by Berkshire Hathaway ‘s recent $2.95 billion wager on Citigroup shares. The move, disclosed Monday in regulatory filings, is Berkshire’s biggest new bet on financials made in the first quarter. Berkshire also took a much smaller stake in online bank Ally Financial . … Read more

JPMorgan picks China stocks to play Beijing’s infrastructure boost

China has announced big plans to build up more cities, and JPMorgan analysts say it’s time to buy some infrastructure stocks. That’s based on news earlier this month that China’s top executive body, the State Council, has loosened residency rules to allow migrant workers from rural areas to settle in smaller towns. By the numbers, … Read more