Equities Retreat After Reaching Records

Equities Retreat After Reaching Records The domestic equity markets are trading lower in late-morning action, with the Dow and S&P 500 pulling back from yesterday's record highs, while the Nasdaq is retreating after rising above the 5,000 mark for the... Read More...

M&A and China Rate Cuts Buoying Stocks

M&A and China Rate Cuts Buoying Stocks Another rate cut from China and a flood of dealmaking news are buoying the domestic equity markets in late-morning action, along with some upbeat eurozone data. Highlights from the deal front include, Costco... Read More...

Equities Diverging Following Data

Equities Diverging Following Data The domestic equity markets are trading mixed in late-morning action, mirroring economic and earnings reports. Jobless claims rose much more than expected and consumer price inflation was mixed, while durable goods orders were mostly above forecasts... Read More...

Equities Flat on Mixed Data

Equities Flat on Mixed Data The U.S. equity markets are hovering around the flatline in late-morning action, following some mixed economic and earnings reports, with new home sales topping forecasts, Target's favorable quarterly results being offset by a cautious outlook,... Read More...

Equities Gain Modest Ground as Yellen Stays the Course

Equities Gain Modest Ground as Yellen Stays the Course The U.S. equity markets are trading modestly to the upside in late-morning action, with Federal Reserve Chairwoman Yellen offering an upbeat assessment of the domestic economy, while offering no new timing... Read More...

Equities Down as Oil Continues to be Crude to Energy

Equities Down as Oil Continues to be Crude to Energy Amid some potential caution ahead of tomorrow's semi-annual economic and monetary policy testimony on Capitol Hill from Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen, the domestic equity markets are trading lower in... Read More...

Markets Little Changed Awaiting Greece Details on 02-20-2015

Traders Awaiting Greece Details Up from their earlier lows, the U.S. equity markets are trading near the flatline in late-morning action as the lion's share of traders' attention is focused on the negotiations currently taking place in Brussels regarding the... Read More...

Stocks Mixed on Divergent Data 02-19-2015

Stocks Mixed on Divergent Data and Greek Focus The U.S. equity markets are mixed in late-morning action amid some diverging economic and earnings data, while Greek debt deal uncertainty remains as Germany rejected the nation's request to extend its bailout... Read More...

Equities Dip Despite Greek Boost 02-18-2015

U.S. Equities Dip Despite Greek Boost to Overseas Stocks Ahead of the Federal Reserve's January meeting minutes, the domestic equity markets are trading modestly lower in late-morning action. However, Asian stocks gained ground and European equities are moving higher on... Read More...

Equities Dipping on Data and European Focus

Equities Dipping on Data and European Focus Coming off the long holiday weekend, the domestic equity markets are trading modestly to the downside in late-morning action, with some disappointing U.S. data and another failure for Greece to reach a debt... Read More...