Stock Futures Rally On Payrolls, China, Brexit; Boeing Leads Dow | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stocks jumped out of the starting blocks Friday, boosted by a better-than-expected November jobs report and positive trade on global markets. XThe Nasdaq Composite led the early advance ... Continue Reading →

Don’t Cry For Al Franken | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

In the wake of a growing pile of sexual misconduct accusations, Sen. Al Franken, Comedian of Minnesota, was pressed by a majority of Senate Democrats to resign. When the number of ... Continue Reading →

Nasdaq Sets Fast Pace; Steel Dynamics Breaks Out | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The Nasdaq appeared on track for its third up day in a row midday Friday, as chip stocks did repair work from a recent pullback. X Volume was mixed but little changed in today’s ... Continue Reading →

Indexes Rise On Jobs Data; Microsoft Builds Base, In Position For Breakout | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Another solid jobs report had Wall Street in a good mood early Friday, and that enthusiasm continued into afternoon as major stocks indexes looked to finish the week on a high note. X ... Continue Reading →

Trump’s ‘Inclusive’ Jobs Boom | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Jobs: With 228,000 jobs created in November, joblessness at a 17-year low of 4.1% and wages rising, it can no longer really be doubted: Donald Trump’s relentless focus on tax ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Stock Indexes Up, Apple Ushers New Buy Point; Can This Bitcoin ETF Rise To $2,000? | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stocks cooled a bit in afternoon trading but the major indexes held on to moderate gains on Friday. The Nasdaq composite, S&P 500 and Dow Jones industrial average all showed gains ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Close Higher As This Big Retailer Reaches A Buy Point | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major indexes closed higher Friday, as the market applauded a monthly jobs report that beat expectations and continued a pace of solid gains for the labor market. X The Nasdaq ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Jobs Report Beat Sparks Market Advance; This Airline Breaks Out | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market averages traded solidly higher Friday, looking to end the week on a high note. Early Friday, the Labor Department reported that the U.S. economy added 228,000 jobs ... Continue Reading →

GOP Tax Bills Target Gov’t, Education and Health Care Bloat: Michael Barone | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Are the current Republican tax bills, passed by the House and Senate and being reconciled in conference committee, an attack on “feds, eds and meds”? That’s a reference ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Indexes Up, First Solar Breaks Out; Sell Or Hold This Top Bitcoin ETF? | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The Nasdaq commanded the upside in the U.S. stock market at midday Thursday, while the No. 1 industry group among the 197 rated each day by IBD flourished on a fresh breakout by former ... Continue Reading →