US Market Commentary


wallstreet3-121214_24may18.jpg Stocks have moved notably lower in morning trading on Thursday following the rebound seen over the course of the previous session. The major averages have slid firmly into negative territory.

wallstreet-112814_24may18.jpg After turning higher over the course of the previous session, stocks may move back to the downside 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 56 points.

wallstreet-052118.jpg Initial trading on U.S. Futures clearly shows that Wall Street is poised for a lower opening on Thursday.

wallstreet1-121214_23may18.jpg Stocks showed a notable turnaround over the course of the trading day on Wednesday after coming under pressure early in the session. The major averages climbed into positive territory following the release of the minutes of the latest Federal Reserve meeting.

wallstreet4-103112_23may18.jpg Stocks have climbed off their worst levels of the session but remain mostly negative in mid-day trading on Wednesday. With the drop on the day, the major averages are adding to the losses posted in the previous session.

wallstreet-112014_23may18.jpg After an initial move to the downside, stocks have regained some ground over the course of morning trading on Wednesday but remain mostly lower. The major averages are adding to the losses posted in the previous session.

wallstreet-013013_23may18.jpg Following the weakness seen in the previous session, stocks may see further downside in early trading on Wednesday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a lower open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by 169 points.

wall-street-bias-05-23-18.jpg The investors are looking ahead to the release of FOMC minutes this afternoon. The PMI Composite Flash and New Home Sales are the other major economic announcements on Wednesday. The reduced prospects of a face-to-face meeting U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean President Kim Jong Un seems to be adding pessimism in markets. The meeting was originally scheduled in Singapore on June 12th.

U.S. stocks fell Tuesday, unable to sustain positive momentum from the previous session despite overtures from China. China will cut the import tariffs it charges on cars to 15 percent, which will give a boost to foreign automakers in the world's largest market, especially for US automakers. The...

Stocks opened slightly higher Tuesday, after strong gains in the previous session as worries over trade tensions between the U.S. and China continued to fade. The S&P 500 rose 0.2% to trade at 2,737.12, while the Dow industrials advanced 30.99 points, or 0.1%, to 25,049.17. The Nasdaq Composite rose...

wallst-051818.jpg The investors are closely watching the developments in China on the trade front as it has decided to cut car tariff to 15 percent, from 25 percent. The talks between U.S. and China is expected to help ease the trade and tariff related tensions. In relation to the data scandal, Facebook Chief Mark Zuckerberg will be testifying before the European Parliament at 12-noon U.S. Eastern time.

wallstreet-121514_21may18.jpg After an early move to the upside, stocks remain mostly positive in mid-day trading on Monday. The major averages have pulled back off their best levels of the day but are holding on to gains. The Dow is up 281.06 points or 1.1 percent at 24,996.15, the Nasdaq is up 34.51 points or 0.5 percent at...

Stocks surged Monday morning following news that the U.S. and China will refrain from new tariffs that may have sparked a trade war. "To meet the growing consumption needs of the Chinese people and the need for high-quality economic development, China will significantly increase purchases of United...

wallstreet-011215_21may18.jpg The major U.S. index futures are pointing to a higher opening on Monday following the weakness seen last week. Stocks showed a lack of direction over the course of the trading day on Friday, extending the lackluster performance seen in the previous session. While the Nasdaq and the S&P 500 remained...

wallstreet-052118.jpg The positive note from U.S. - China trade talks and a consensus on not imposing new tariffs is adding new momentum to markets. Asian shares finished mostly higher, while European shares are trading higher.

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