What Cramer is watching Monday — consumers hoard cash, home improvement slows

What I am looking at Aug. 1, 2022 Looking for signs of peaking. M2 has peaked and could be ready for a big fall. (M2 is a broad measure of the U.S. money supply). Are consumer balance sheets stretched? Still have a huge amount of cash in their accounts. (Good for banks with high fed … Read more

For Boeing Starliner and Goodyear Tesla tire, 3-D printing is reality

A picture shows a non-pneumatic tire (NPT), an airless tires, during the presentation of the NPT tire of Goodyear in Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg, on May 17, 2022, where the tire manufacturer has a new plant where it is experimenting with 3-D printing. Francois Walschaerts | Afp | Getty Images Additive manufacturing is on the cusp of … Read more

Nasdaq leads stocks higher after Fed delivers expected interest rate rise

Stocks doubled their earlier gains Wednesday afternoon with the Nasdaq Composite advancing 3.7% after the Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate by another 0.75 percentage point to combat hotter-than-expected inflation. Stocks added to gains after Fed chair Powell noted in his press conference that another unusually large boost in rates in September would depend … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, July 27

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., July 19, 2022.  Brendan Mcdermid | Reuters Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stock futures looking up Stocks were poised to open higher on a pivotal Wednesday morning. … Read more

What Cramer is watching Monday — Snap cuts, chip stock reset, financials slashed

What I’m looking at July 25, 2022 Still downgrading Snap (SNAP), this time Wolfe Research and Morgan Stanley. How could they be so wrong? Is it winner take all, losers take none, versus Club holdings Alphabet ‘s (GOOGL) Google and Facebook parent Meta Platforms (META)? SNAP down 2% in the premarket after 39% plunge Friday. … Read more

Airlines criticized for betting on alternative fuels

One of the ways that the sector is seeking to replace conventional fossil jet fuel is by exploring the use of sustainable aviation fuels, or SAF. Justin Tallis | Afp | Getty Images FARNBOROUGH, England — Airline executives at Britain’s Farnborough International Airshow are betting on the use of so-called sustainable aviation fuels to reduce … Read more

Delta’s big buy, solid bank results, the Micron effect

What I am looking at July 18, 2022 Quarterly earnings report from Bank of America (BAC) was very solid. Revenue rose 6% to $22.79 billion, beating analyst estimates. Loan growth is good. The consumer is amazingly good — don’t know if consumer can be slowed down easily. Goldman Sachs (GS) posted profit and revenue that … Read more