After turning in a lackluster performance throughout the previous session, stocks may continue to experience choppy trading on Tuesday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a roughly flat open for the markets.
The nervousness of Wall Street is palpable, as reflected by the U.S. index futures, which point to a modestly higher open on Tuesday. Most Asian markets closed lower, unimpressed by the lackluster Wall Street lead. European stocks are also seeing downside on the back of some profit taking. The domestic...
After showing a lack of direction throughout much of the session, stocks ended Monday's trading modestly lower. The slightly lower close on the day partly offset the strength that was seen in the markets last week. The major averages ended the day below the unchanged line but off their lows for the session.
Stocks have moved mostly higher over the course of the trading day on Monday, recovering from an early move to the downside. The turnaround by the markets extends a recent trend of traders buying on early dips, often leading to a higher close. The major averages have seen some further upside in recent trading, reaching new highs for the session.
Stocks are turning in a lackluster performance in early trading on Monday after showing a strong move to the upside last week. The major averages are showing only modest moves, lingering near the unchanged line. The major averages are currently turning in a mixed performance, with the Nasdaq just above the unchanged line.
After showing a strong upward move last week, stocks may give back some ground in early trading on Monday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a modestly lower open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by 23 points.
Trading in the major U.S. index futures suggest a cautious start by Wall Street stocks on Monday following their record run in the previous weeks. Earlier in the global trading day, armed with optimism concerning the global economy in general and the domestic economy in particular, Asian stocks rallied....
Stocks moved sharply higher over the course of the trading day on Friday, more than offsetting the weakness seen on Thursday. In a reversal from the previous session, the markets benefited from some upbeat U.S. economic data as well as comments from a Federal Reserve official. The major averages saw further upside going into the close, with the Dow and the S&P 500 reaching new record highs.
After moving higher at the start of trading on Friday, stocks have continued to perform well throughout the session. The markets have benefited from some upbeat economic data after a disappointing batch of data helped drag stocks lower on Thursday. The major averages have moved roughly sideways in recent trading, hovering firmly in positive territory.
Stocks moved notably higher at the start of trading on Friday, partly offsetting the weakness that was seen in the previous session. The major averages have all moved back to the upside after ending Thursday's trading in the red. The major averages have recently pulled back off their highs for the young session but are currently holding on to modest gains.
After moving mostly lower over the course of the previous session, stocks are likely to move back to the upside in early trading on Friday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 50 points.
After yesterday's nervous run, Wall Street seems to be striving to regain the momentum that has helped the averages scale new record highs in recent sessions. The U.S. index futures point to a modestly higher opening on Friday. A few key earnings reports released after the markets closed yesterday have...
After seeing modest strength earlier in the session, stocks came under pressure going into the close of Thursday. A disappointing batch of U.S. economic data weighed on the markets along with comments from a Federal Reserve official. The major averages ended the day in negative territory, with the Dow and the S&P 500 pulling back off record highs.
With upbeat earnings news from tech giant Cisco (CSCO) overshadowing a largely disappointing batch of U.S. economic data, stocks are seeing modest strength in mid-day trading on Thursday. The gains on the day reflect continued upward momentum on Wall Street. The major averages are currently posting modest gains, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq a little more firmly in positive territory.
Stocks are turning in a lackluster performance in early trading on Thursday, as traders weigh upbeat earnings news from Cisco (CSCO) against a batch of disappointing economic data. The major averages are turning in a mixed performance, with the Nasdaq posting a modest gain.