Stock Market Today: Stocks Modestly Higher; Chip Leaders Under Pressure, Nike Earnings Late | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market averages were modestly higher in early trade Thursday. The Dow Jones industrial average led the way with a 0.3% rise, and the S&P 500 moved up 0.2%. Meanwhile, ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Indexes Up, Bitcoin ETF Triggers Sell Signal; This Sector Breaks Out | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Major indexes held on to light gains in afternoon trade Thursday while a hot Bitcoin-tracking exchange traded fund ushered its first key sell signal since blasting out of a deep cup ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Open Mixed As Nike Lags On Dow; Celgene Takes A Hit | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stocks stumbled out to a mixed open Friday, as Nike (NKE) pulled down hard on the Dow and data showed durable goods orders rose less than expected in November. XThe Dow Jones Industrial ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Stocks Fall In Early Trade; CME Bitcoin Futures Hit Limit Down | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market averages were modestly lower early Friday. The Dow Jones industrial average and the tech-heavy Nasdaq fell 0.1% apiece, while the S&P 500 was right below its ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Stocks Fall In Early Trade; CME Bitcoin Futures Hit Limit Down | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market averages were modestly lower early Friday. The Dow Jones industrial average and the tech-heavy Nasdaq fell 0.1% apiece, while the S&P 500 was right below its ... Continue Reading →

Dow Jones Keep Weekly Loss Small; Will Apple, Disney Outperform Intel In 2019?

Leading chipmakers sold off hard in stocks today, yet major indexes held their ground. Strong weekly gains by the S&P 500 (up around 1%) and the Nasdaq composite (up more than ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Why Apple Stock Hints At Strong New Year; How To Trade This Bitcoin ETF In 2018 | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Apple (AAPL) continued to trade tightly after a high-volume gap up in price Dec. 18 as the stock market nursed modest losses Friday heading into the Christmas holiday weekend. The ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Nurse Modest Losses As Bitcoin Deflates; Celgene Gaps Down | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major stock indexes held modest losses in late-afternoon trading Friday ahead of the long holiday weekend, but the session wasn’t entirely without incident as Bitcoin speculators ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Close Lower; Why A Logistics Firm Is Getting Attention From Amazon, Home Depot | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stock pared losses and had only minor dips at the close Friday, as Home Depot (HD) and Amazon.com (AMZN) found themselves in the middle of a potential buyout. X The Dow Jones industrial ... Continue Reading →

Stock Indexes Dip, But Economic Data Is Bullish Under The Hood | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stock indexes slipped midday Friday in the run-up to the three-day holiday weekend. Economic data, though, flashed bullish signals under the hood, even as some headline numbers ... Continue Reading →