After moving sharply lower earlier in the session, stocks regained some ground going into the close of trading on Friday but remained mostly in the red. With the drop on the day, the markets extended the sell-off seen in the previous session.
Adding to the steep losses posted in the previous session, semiconductor stocks have moved sharply lower during trading on Friday.
Most of the major sectors have moved to the downside during trading on Friday, but gold stocks are once again bucking the downtrend.
While most of the major sectors have moved to the downside during trading on Friday, electronic storage stocks have shown a particularly steep drop.
Extending the sell-off seen late in the previous session, stocks have moved sharply lower over the course of the trading day on Friday. With the steep drop on the day, the tech-heavy Nasdaq has fallen to its lowest intraday level in a month.
Stocks are seeing notable weakness in early trading on Friday, adding to the steep losses posted in the previous session. The major averages have all moved to the downside, with the Nasdaq hitting its lowest intraday level in a month.
Following the sell-off seen late in the previous session, stocks may see some further downside in early trading on Friday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a lower open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by 69 points.
Wall Street stocks could open Friday's session on a watchful note, as uncertainties abound. The tech space is under pressure amid disappointing earnings reports rolled out by some big tech stocks. Oil companies are in focus, as Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Chevron (CVX) are due to release their quarterly scorecards. Commodities continue to flourish as the dollar remains subdued.
After turning in a mixed performance in morning trading on Thursday, stocks moved sharply lower over the course of the afternoon. With the sell-off on the day, the Nasdaq pulled back to its lowest closing level in a month.
Gold stocks have shown a substantial move to the upside during trading on Thursday, driving the NYSE Arca Gold Bugs Index up by 4.8 percent.
With traders digesting the latest earnings and economic news, stocks are turning in another mixed performance during trading on Thursday. The major averages are on opposite sides of the unchanged line for the third straight day.
Stocks are turning in another lackluster performance in early trading on Thursday after closing mixed in each of the two previous sessions. The major averages have once again moved in opposite directions, although they are all holding relatively close to the unchanged line.
After closing mixed in each of the two previous sessions, stocks are likely to come under pressure in early trading on Thursday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a lower open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by 139 points.
Early indications suggest that Wall Street stocks may open Thursday's session on a weaker note, as the Bank of Japan defied expectations and held fire even amid muted growth and inflation prospects. The yen surged in reaction to the decision and sent Japanese stocks down over 3 percent. The rest of Asian...
While stocks largely recovered from an early move to the downside, the tech-heavy Nasdaq remained stuck in negative territory. The Dow and the S&P 500 managed to finish the session moderately higher.