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

Virgin Galactic Space Flight Tickets to Start at $450,000 a Seat

Billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson and five crew members successfully traveled to the edge of space in July, experiencing weightlessness aboard a Virgin Galactic spacecraft. The flight is part of a push to spur a new space-tourism industry. Photo: Virgin Galactic Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. SPCE 3.97% said it plans to charge consumers at least $450,000 … 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

Rocket Lab Stock Is Rising, Boosted by the New Space Force Business

Text size Rocket Lab was awarded about $24 million for product development from the U.S. Space Force. Shares have taken off. Courtesy Rocket Lab Commercial-space company Rocket Lab USA’s hot streak is continuing. The company announced another new business win Monday. Rocket Lab (ticker: RKLB) announced Monday it will get about $24 million to develop … Read more

Rocket Lab Stock Is Blasting Off. Its First Earnings Report Impressed.

Text size Rocket Lab announced a satellite-launch deal on Wednesday. Courtesy Rocket Lab Stock in Rocket Lab USA was rising Thursday after the space launch provider reported its initial quarterly results as a publicly traded company. Sales were $29.5 million in the first half of the 2021. That’s good, even though investors really have nothing … Read more

Apple’s iPhone 13 Could Offer Satellite Service. Space Stocks Are Jumping.

Text size A technician works on a Globalstar satellite. VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images Space and satellite stocks are jumping as speculation grows that the next version of the iPhone will be equipped to handle space-based mobile communications, making calls possible even beyond the reach of cellular networks. The news outlet MacRumors reported Sunday that Ming-Chi Kuo, … Read more