Zynga, Lululemon, Virgin Orbit, Tilray: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

Updated Jan. 10, 2022 9:34 am ET Wall Street stock indexes opened lower ahead of inflation data and the first wave of major earnings reports later this week. Here’s what we’re watching in Monday’s trading: It’s a happy day in FarmVille: Take-Two Interactive TTWO -1.45% is acquiring Zynga ZNGA -1.10% in a stock-and-cash deal. Zynga … Read more

Stock Market Today: Dow Rises, Bitcoin Rallies, Biogen Slumps

Text size Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell has said the Fed will act against inflation. Today’s inflation data may see a 40-year high. Brendan Smialowski-Pool/Getty Images Stocks were rising Wednesday after key U.S. inflation data, which showed the highest year-over-year rise in inflation in 40 years. Much to the delight of stock investors, the data … Read more

This Space Stock Will Reach Orbit With a Little Help From Good Old H2O

Text size Courtesy Momentus Commercial space stocks have been hit hard by fears of higher interest rates. Some see the drop as an opportunity, which explains new Buy ratings for two companies—both within a few days of each other. The latest came Monday for space logistics provider Momentus . Planet Labs, which offers high-resolution images … Read more

Rocket Lab Stock Jumps on New Buy Call. It Has a Leading Launch System.

Text size Rocket Lab has the ability to build and operate satellites, as well as launch them into space. Courtesy Rocket Lab Stock in the space launch and satellite services provider Rocket Lab USA is on the move Tuesday after picking up a new Buy rating. Rocket Lab stock (ticker: RKLB) was up 3.8% in … Read more

These three big risks matter most for stocks right now, and these are the red flags to watch

A choppy October thus far is pointing north for stocks on Thursday. Less pressure over the debt ceiling and falling natural-gas prices after Wednesday’s mayhem and Russia’s offer to help Europe, may be helping. Some aren’t too worried. But the list of what could ail this market seems to get longer by the day. Strategists … Read more

Rocket Lab Stock Surges Because NASA Wants It to Launch a Solar Sail

Text size NASA selected Rocket Lab USA to launch its Advanced Composite Solar Sail System, or ACS3. It’s another big win for the space startup. Courtesy of Rocket Lab Commercial space-launch-services company Rocket Lab USA racked up another new impressive business win. Shares are spiking Wednesday afternoon. Rocket Lab (ticker: RKLB) stock is up 10% … Read more

Space Start-Up Rocket Lab Has a New Bull. The Stock Is Jumping.

Text size Rocket Lab can build satellites, and it can also deliver them to space with its low-cost, reusable rockets. Courtesy Rocket Lab Stock in commercial satellite and space launch services company Rocket Lab USA picked up another bullish rating from Wall Street. Shares are rising as a result. Thursday, Stifel analyst Erik Rasmussen launched … Read more

Amazon Goes After Elon Musk, SpaceX in Battle for Space Dominance

Text size Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk. Staff Illustration; Getty Images (2) There’s gold in them there stars—and there’s a battle brewing between galactic giants. E-commerce and web-services behemoth Amazon.com (ticker: AMZN) objected again to part of a plan by SpaceX to offer space-based internet service around the globe. Amazon has its own plans for … Read more

Opinion: This SPAC with ties to NASA plans to make daily runs to space

What I call the Space Revolution will, over the next five to 10 years, change the world we live in. It will become a multi-trillion-dollar marketplace. I began writing this Space Revolution report about Astra (which is trading under Holicity HOL for now) a few weeks ago, right before Rocket Lab VACQ, -1.36% announced it … Read more