GameStop launches NFT marketplace as it hunts for growth online

GameStop launches NFT marketplace as it hunts for growth online

NurPhoto | NurPhoto | Getty Images GameStop on Monday announced the long-awaited debut of its online marketplace for nonfungible tokens, or NFTs, in a bid to reinvent its business and cash in on consumer adoption of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. The platform, which is now open to the public for beta testing, allows users to … Read more

Asset manager names companies trading at a ‘sizable discount’

Asset manager names companies trading at a 'sizable discount'

With stock markets yet to emerge from the doldrums of a brutal first half sell-off, investors are increasingly seeking strategies to preserve and grow their capital. Asset manager Jack Ablin tells CNBC how he’s trading the market volatility, highlighting some of his top stocks along the way. Investors should be putting their money in companies … Read more

Walmart won’t hold rival event to Amazon Prime Day

Walmart won't hold rival event to Amazon Prime Day

Walmart Rollback pricing signs are displayed while customers shop during the grand opening of a new Wal-Mart Stores location in Torrance, California. Patrick Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images Walmart won’t be doing its own event to rival Amazon Prime Day this year, according to a company spokesperson. The big-box giant, like other retailers, has … Read more

Top stock picks for the second half of 2022

Top stock picks for the second half of 2022

Citi has named a raft of stocks it thinks could do well in the second half of 2022, as investors continue to navigate market uncertainty and hot inflation. Stock markets suffered steep losses in the first six months of this year as an unrelenting sell-off brought major indexes to their knees. The S & P … Read more

Hulu faces existential crisis as Disney decides how to move forward

Hulu faces existential crisis as Disney decides how to move forward

Signage is seen at the 2019 Deadline Contenders Hulu Reception at Paramount Theater on the Paramount Studios lot on April 07, 2019 in Hollywood, California. Rachel Murray | Getty Images Disney has a Hulu problem. In 2019, the entertainment giant struck an unusual agreement with Comcast. Two months earlier, Disney had acquired Fox’s 33% stake … Read more

Where the experts say to put your money

Where the experts say to put your money

Volatile markets, inflation hitting new highs and the risk of recession are making things tough for investors right now. “Looking out over the next 10 years, the forces that drove the rapid outperformance of growth over value are unlikely to repeat,” Paul Danis, head of asset allocation at Brewin Dolphin, told CNBC. “Bond yields have … Read more

Kohl’s real estate sale on the table after deal talks fall apart

Kohl's real estate sale on the table after deal talks fall apart

People walk near a Kohl’s department store entranceway on June 07, 2022 in Doral, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images Kohl’s might not be selling his business after all. But it’s now looking to sell some of its real estate, reversing its prior stance. The retailer on Friday announced it terminated deal talks with The … Read more

How To Get Amazon Prime Membership For Free

How To Get Amazon Prime Membership For Free

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles we think our readers will find useful. We earn a commission from affiliate partners on many offers, but not all offers on Select are from affiliate partners. Amazon Prime Day takes place this year on July 12 and 13, meaning the highly anticipated … Read more

Walgreens (WBA) Q3 2022 earnings

Walgreens (WBA) Q3 2022 earnings

The Walgreens store at State and Randolph Streets in Chicago. Nancy Stone | Chicago Tribune | Tribune News Service via Getty Images Walgreens Boots Alliance on Thursday reported quarterly sales and earnings that came in above expectations as its retail sales bounced back and online purchases grew. But shares were down by about 2% in … Read more

Amazon, Rite Aid cap purchase of emergency contraceptives

Amazon, Rite Aid cap purchase of emergency contraceptives

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is limiting how many emergency contraceptives consumers can buy, joining other retailers who put in place similar caps following the Supreme Court decision overruling Roe v. wade. Amazon’s limit, which temporarily caps purchase of the contraceptives at three units per week, went into effect on Monday, a spokesperson for the … Read more