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Macy’s and Super Micro Computer stocks climb while Apple and Tesla shares decline

Stock Market Update: March 4, 2024

Market Overview

As the week begins, major U.S. indexes saw a slight decline, taking a breather after reaching record highs last week. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq paused their ascent, setting the stage for a mixed day in the stock market.

Biggest Stock Movers

Macy’s (M) shares surged by 15% following an increased offer from an investor group eyeing to take the department store chain private. This move injected optimism into the retail sector.

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Crypto-related stocks experienced a boost today, riding on the recent rally in the market. Companies like Coinbase, Marathon Digital, Riot Platforms, and CleanSpark all saw gains, reflecting the ongoing interest in the cryptocurrency space.

DoorDash (NASDAQ:) witnessed a 4% increase in its stock price after receiving an upgraded rating from RBC Capital Markets, signaling positive sentiment towards the delivery service.

Lyft (NASDAQ:) also received an upgrade from RBC Capital Markets, sparking a 5% surge amidst speculation about a potential merger with DoorDash, adding to the excitement in the tech sector.

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Super Micro Computer (NASDAQ:) made a significant jump of 20% after the announcement of its inclusion in the S&P 500 later this month. The AI-optimized server seller’s rise marked a milestone in its journey.

Apple (NASDAQ:) faced a 3% decline as it grappled with a substantial fine from the European Commission related to music streaming app violations, causing a setback for the tech giant.

Tesla (NASDAQ:) saw a 5.7% drop in its stock price following a decline in shipments from its Shanghai factory, raising concerns about the electric vehicle manufacturer’s performance in the near term.

Morgan Stanley (MS) led major banks with a 5% increase in its stock price, buoyed by its decision to offer pre-IPO share trading to its wealth clients, showcasing its commitment to innovation in the financial sector.

These market movements reflect the dynamic nature of the stock market, with companies navigating various challenges and opportunities in today’s economic landscape.

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