Dow up 260 points as S&P 500 fights off slide into bear market

US stocks were bouncing Friday at the end of a volatile week, as investors assessed the scope for further downside as they weighed the Federal Reserve’s ability to get inflation under control without sending the economy into a tailspin. How are stocks trading? The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, + 1.24% was up 260 points, … Read more

Affirm stock soars 34% after earnings ‘put to bed some persistent bear themes’

Shares of Affirm Holdings Inc. surged in after-hours trading Thursday after the buy-now pay-later company delivered a revenue beat and sought to reassure investors about its positioning in a downturn. Revenue at Affirm AFRM, + 23.31% increased to $ 354.8 million in the fiscal third quarter from from $ 231 million a year before, while … Read more