/5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, May 17
5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, May 17

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, May 17

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day:

1. Late-week stock bounce fizzles in Monday’s premarket

People walk past the New York Stock Exchange on Wall Street on May 10, 2021 in New York City.

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2. 10-year yield below 1.7%, even as inflation simmers

3. AT&T agrees to merge WarnerMedia with Discovery

John Stankey, President & Chief Operating Officer of AT&T and Chief Executive Officer of WarnerMedia, speaks onstage at HBO Max WarnerMedia Investor Day Presentation at Warner Bros. Studios on October 29, 2019 in Burbank, California.

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4. Elon Musk clarifies that ‘Tesla has not sold any bitcoin’

5. CDC director defends new mask policy; stores go their own ways

People enjoying the sunshine on the steps of The MET in New York City as the CDC lifts restrictions on mask wearing for those who are fully vaccinated.

Adam Jeffery | CNBC