Splunk, Blackstone, Aerojet Rocketdyne and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Splunk (SPLK) – Cisco Systems (CSCO) made a more than $ 20 billion takeover bid for the cloud software company, according to people familiar with the matter who spoke to The Wall Street Journal. A deal of that size would represent the networking … Read more

Biden acknowledges Tesla’s EV leadership despite Musk’s criticisms

Tesla vehicles at charging stations at a dealership in Rocklin, California, US, on Friday, Jan. 21, 2022. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images President Joe Biden publicly acknowledged Tesla for the first time in his presidency on Tuesday, noting the company’s status as the nation’s largest producer of electric vehicles. Biden’s mention of … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, Feb. 4

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Dow futures decline due to Friday’s jobs report uncertainty Traders on the floor of the NYSE, Feb. 3, 2022. Source: NYSE Dow futures fell Friday, though off the morning’s worst declines, as investors await the government’s before-the-bell … Read more