After initially moving to the downside, stocks turned higher over the course of the trading session on Monday. With the turnaround on the day, the Dow and the S&P 500 once again climbed to new record closing highs.
After recovering from an initial move to the downside, stocks have shown a lack of direction over the course of the trading session on Monday. Despite the choppy trading, the Dow and the S&P 500 managed to reach new record intraday highs.
After initially moving to the downside, stocks have regained some ground over the course of morning trading on Monday. The major averages have climbed off their lows of the session and are now lingering near the unchanged line.
Stocks may move to the downside in early trading on Monday following the strength seen in the previous week. The major index futures are currently pointing to a modestly lower open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by 17 points.
Trading in the U.S. index futures suggests that Wall Street stocks may open lower on Monday's session. The Durable Goods Orders data will be released today and the consensus for a growth of 1.8 percent. President Donald Trump will discuss with a visiting top diplomat from China amid tensions. Asian shares closed in the red, while European share are trading mixed.
After seeing modest weakness throughout much of the session, stocks showed a notable upward move going into the close of trading on Friday. The major averages climbed into positive territory, with the Dow extending its winning streak to eleven sessions and reaching a new record closing high.
While selling pressure has remained subdued, stocks continue to see modest weakness in mid-day trading on Friday. The drop on the day comes after the major averages closed on opposite sides of the unchanged line for two straight sessions.
Stocks are seeing modest weakness in morning trading on Friday, although selling pressure has remained relatively subdued. The major averages have all moved to the downside after closing mixed in the two previous sessions.
After closing mixed for two consecutive sessions, stocks may move to the 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 78 points.
The market may react to new home sales data and consumer sentiments data. Earnings season is tapering with JC Penney and a couple of other corporates reporting reporting today. Asian shares closed mixed, while European shares are broadly in the red. Early trading in U.S. future index show that Wall Street may open lower on Friday.
Stocks turned in a mixed performance during trading on Thursday, with the major averages closing on opposite sides of the unchanged line for the second straight day. The Dow still managed to reach another new record closing high.
After ending the previous session on opposite sides of the unchanged line, the major averages are turning in another mixed performance on Thursday. The Dow has risen to a new record intraday high, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq has slid firmly into negative territory.
While the Dow is moving to the upside for the tenth consecutive session to reach another new record intraday high, the tech-heavy Nasdaq has slid firmly into negative territory. Currently, the major averages remain on opposite sides of the unchanged line.
Following the lackluster performance seen in the previous session, stocks may move to the upside in early trading on Thursday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 36 points.
The national activity index and the weekly jobless claims are the focus of the day. Trading in the U.S. index futures suggests that Wall Street stocks may open Thursday's session modestly higher. Asian shares closed mixed, while European shares are trading mixed.