Caterpillar, Nike Lead Dow; Fed Raises Rates; 10-Year Treasury Yield Falls | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

One of the more telegraphed rate hikes in recent memory came to fruition Wednesday when the Federal Reserve raised its key lending rate to 1.25% to 1.5%. The Fed also lifted its 2018 ... Continue Reading →

Dow Opens At New High As Boeing Leads; Disney Snaps Up Fox | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

A Walt Disney (DIS), 21st Century Fox (FOX) deal headlined a busy news morning Thursday, as stocks posted solid early gains with the aid of some positive November retail sales and ... Continue Reading →

Trump’s Deregulation Binge | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Regulation: With all that was going on last week, maybe you missed this: President Trump has cut 22 regulations for every new one put on the books over the last year. It’s a ... Continue Reading →

S&P 500 Today Ends 8-Session Win Streak| Investor’s Business Daily

The S&P 500 today ended an eight-day win streak, as the index closed with the largest loss since March 22, while Facebook won some love from a Wall Street analyst. X The ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Stocks Modestly Higher; These Top Retailers Advance On Bullish Data | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market averages were modestly higher in early morning trade Thursday. The Dow Jones industrial average paced the indexes with a 0.2% rise, notching a record high. The tech-heavy ... Continue Reading →

Dow Stocks Lead Early Surge; Costco Gains, Top Railroad Sells Off | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The Dow hammered out an early lead Friday, as stocks rose and investors looked to the possible release of a reconciled GOP tax reform package later in the morning. X The Dow Jones ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Stocks March Higher; This FANG Leader Attempts To Regain Buy Point | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market averages were modestly higher in early morning trade Friday ahead of the GOP’s scheduled unveiling of its reconciled tax-overhaul plan. All three major indexes ... Continue Reading →

Dow Jones Futures: Zogenix Dives; GW Pharma, PhaseBio Pop On FDA News

Dow Jones futures fell slightly early Tuesday, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures. After the close, the FDA rejected a Zogenix (ZGNX) drug for a rare form of epilepsy, ... Continue Reading →

GOP Tax Cuts Won’t Cause The Economy To Overheat; Here’s Why | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Economy: After eight long years of subpar growth, economists now warn that the economy, which is just starting to show signs of life, is at risk of overheating. Can these warnings ... Continue Reading →

IBD/TIPP Poll: No Trump Bump From End Of Mueller Investigation

Despite the end of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation and the continuing likelihood of a China trade deal, President Donald Trump’s ratings saw little or no ... Continue Reading →