Bulls Push Indexes Higher; Chevron Leads Dow, Russell 2000 Surges | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Major stock indexes ended with solid gains Thursday as the 2018 stock market rally showed no signs of letting up. The Russell 2000 small-cap index was the star of the day, rising ... Continue Reading →
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Apple, Wal-Mart, UnitedHealth Are Just Below Buy Points, But Stock Charts Flash This Warning: S&P 500 Futures | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Futures for the S&P 500 index were little changed late Thursday. Apple (AAPL), Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) and UnitedHealth Group (UNH), all members of the S&P 500 index and Dow ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Indexes Regain Mojo, Bitcoin ETF Sinks; Will This China Energy Play Soar? | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Investors continued to deploy more money into stocks Thursday after light declines the prior session. Investors apparently took profits in Bitcoin-related securities Thursday following ... Continue Reading →

Nasdaq Leads As Futures Rebound; China Enters Fake News Era | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The Nasdaq 100 led stock futures higher early Thursday, as the market looked to retake ground ceded Wednesday, in its first pause of 2018. XNasdaq 100futures climbed 0.3% above fair ... Continue Reading →

S&P 500, Nasdaq Post First Loss Of New Year; This Dow Stock Hits A Sell Signal | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The Nasdaq and S&P 500 pared losses Wednesday but still closed with the first losses of the new year, snapping a six-day win streak. X But the losses were minor. The Nasdaq, which ... Continue Reading →

Oil Services, Air Freight, Steelmakers Among Strongest Stock Groups In 2018: S&P 500 Futures | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Futures for the S&P 500 index edged higher late Wednesday after the S&P 500 index and Nasdaq composite fell for the first time in 2018, though closing well off intraday lows. X ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Cut Losses; Will Dow Jones Component Apple Break Out? | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stocks took a well-deserved break in afternoon trading Wednesday, yet the major indexes held losses modest in afternoon trading. Meanwhile, Apple (AAPL) continued to show market-leading ... Continue Reading →

China Shift Sends Global Markets, U.S. Futures Lower; This Airline Jumps | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stock futures took a deep early dive early Wednesday, as commodities prices rose and as global markets reacted to a possible change in central banking strategy in China. Nasdaq 100 ... Continue Reading →

Nasdaq, S&P 500 Extend Win Streaks; Financials Shine, Proofpoint Up Again | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Blue chips outperformed Tuesday, lifting the Dow Jones industrial average to a 0.4% gain. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq composite and S&P 500 rose for the sixth straight session with ... Continue Reading →

Nasdaq, S&P 500 Extend Win Streaks; Financials Shine, Proofpoint Up Again | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Blue chips outperformed Tuesday, lifting the Dow Jones industrial average to a 0.4% gain. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq composite and S&P 500 rose for the sixth straight session with ... Continue Reading →