Manufacturing Data Dragging Stocks Lower 10-01-2014

Manufacturing Data Dragging Stocks Lower 10-01-2014 The U.S. equity markets are moving solidly lower in late-morning action, with some disappointing eurozone manufacturing reports being followed by softer-than-expected domestic reads on the sector. Meanwhile, geopolitical concerns continue to fester as Hong... Read More...

Stocks Shrugging Off Data and Geopolitical Concerns 09-30-2014

Stocks Shrugging Off Data and Geopolitical Concerns 09-30-2014 The U.S. equity markets are ticking higher in late-morning action, showing some modest resiliency in the face of disappointing domestic economic data. Moreover, stocks are edging higher despite lingering geopolitical concerns amid... Read More...

Downside Pressure Persists 09-29-2014

Downside Pressure Persists 09-29-2014 The domestic equity markets remain under some pressure in late-morning action, with intensified pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong exacerbating geopolitical concerns, while conviction remains hamstrung amid growth worries out of China and the eurozone. Moreover, expectations... Read More...

Bulls Trying to Regain Footing Following Yesterday's Stumble 09-26-2014

Bulls Trying to Regain Footing Following Yesterday's Stumble 09-26-2014 The domestic equity markets are moving higher in late-morning action, recovering some of yesterday's steep losses following an upward revision to 2Q GDP and a slightly stronger-than-expected read on consumer sentiment.... Read More...

XPOUND Daily 09-24-2014

XPOUND Daily 09-24-2014 After seeing some downside pressure as of late, the domestic equity markets are ticking higher in late-morning action, aided by stronger-than-expected profits from housing goods retailer Bed Bath & Beyond, as well as a surge in U.S.... Read More...

XPOUND Daily 09-23-2014

XPOUND Daily 09-23-2014 The domestic equity markets have pared early losses but remain modestly lower in late-morning action, amid cautious sentiment as the U.S. and Middle Eastern allies began airstrikes in Syria. Moreover, new regulations out of the U.S. aimed... Read More...

Global Growth Concerns Weighing on Stocks 09-22-2014

The U.S. equity markets are moving lower in late-morning action, giving back some of last week's gains as economic concerns in China and Europe are hamstringing sentiment, along with a disappointing read on domestic existing home sales. Treasuries are trading... Read More...

Early Scottish Vote Boost Waning 09-19-2014

Early Scottish Vote Boost Waning 09-19-2014 The domestic equity markets are modestly higher in late-morning action after paring early gains that came from last night's vote in Scotland that rejected independence from the U.K. and allowed the markets to clear... Read More...

Equities Advancing on Mixed Focus on Fed Statement 09-18-2014

Equities Advancing on Mixed Focus on Fed Statement 09-18-2014 The U.S. equity markets are higher in late-morning action. Stock traders are deciding to focus on the aspect of yesterday's Federal Reserve monetary policy statement where it maintained its "considerable time"... Read More...

Equities Edge Higher as Street Digests Data Ahead of Fed 09-17-2014

Equities Edge Higher as Street Digests Data Ahead of Fed The domestic equity markets are ticking higher in late-morning action ahead of this afternoon's Fed monetary policy decision, while traders digest U.S. reports showing consumer price inflation surprisingly dipped, but... Read More...