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Layoffs: How does it affect stock prices

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As the bear market rages on, more and more companies have been laying off chunks of their workforce. On the one hand, layoff is the measure of cutting costs and an attempt to make every penny count; On the other hand, some investors may see layoffs as an indicator of instability and bet against it.
According to a study by American economist Wayne F. Cascio, "larger and permanent layoffs" often led to worse stock performances. The article notes another study in which 300 companies in the U.S. and Japan saw shares fall after announcing layoffs.

Here are some examples for you to study:
$HP Inc(HPQ.US)$ announced cutting 5000 employees on Nov. 22, Stock Price +0.75%
$Amazon(AMZN.US)$ announced cutting 10000 employees on Nov. 16 , Stock Price -1.84%
$Cisco(CSCO.US)$ announced cutting 4100 employees on Nov. 16, Stock Price -1.14%
$Meta Platforms(META.US)$ announced cutting 11000 employees on Nov. 9, Stock Price +5.18%
$Twitter (Delisted)(TWTR.US)$ announced cutting 3700 employees on Nov. 4

Are the recent layoffs going to be big problems? Or they're just temporary turbulence?
Is it a positive or a negative catalyst for stocks? How would you use the info in investment decision making?
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during the job losses
Twitter, Facebook, Sears, CVS, Walgreens, grocery stores, oil rigger ,banks of all types, truck drivers, hospitals of any type ,  hotels, cars dealerships of all types, restaurants and ocean liners then schools.

Trimming the fat off a company

layoff could benefit or destroy moral amongst employees so u cut back on expenses but u can hurt productivity if u don’t just cut the dead weight

Share price up/down depends on US Feds support

Layoffs or not, share price up/down only depends on manipulation by US Feds. Look at airline stocks in 2020/2021. Even Warren Buffet got it wrong
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