Chips Lead Nasdaq To New Highs; Jobs Data Provide Boost | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The Dow, Nasdaq and S&P 500 all popped to new highs in opening trade Thursday, with a boost from chip stocks and from a surprise surge in December services sector jobs growth. X ... Continue Reading →

Blue Chips Lead Market; DowDuPont, IBM Surge | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Blue chips led the pack midday Thursday, as the Nasdaq gave back part of its early gains. Volume was up on both major exchanges. X The Nasdaq gripped a 0.2% gain after being up 0.5% ... Continue Reading →

Retail Is No 1-Day Wonder As Apple, Chips, FANGs Stall: S&P 500 Futures | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Futures for the S&P 500 index rose modestly late Tuesday. Retail stocks and groups were market leaders during the regular session, with Macy’s (M), Kohl’s (KSS) among ... Continue Reading →

Stock Indexes Slip; Apple And Chips Apply The Brakes | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stock indexes started on a weak note and maintained it near midday Tuesday as semiconductor stocks and Apple dragged the market lower. X The Dow Jones industrial average was ... Continue Reading →

S&P 500 Futures: Can Stocks Advance If The Chips Are Down? | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Futures for the S&P 500 index edged lower in late trading Monday. For a second straight session, the S&P 500 retreated despite as top techs such as chip stocks such as Nvidia ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Pare Losses; A Hopeful Sign For Battered Chips? | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The stock market impressively trimmed sharp losses Friday, though it still closed lower in a session rocked by news out of Washington, D.C. X The Nasdaq composite closed 0.4% lower ... Continue Reading →

Dow Jones Today: UnitedHealth, Intel Lead Blue Chips Lower; Merck Sets Up

Sellers were back in the stock market Friday after the Nasdaq composite and S&P 500 suffered distribution days Thursday with big percentage declines in higher volume. In the Dow ... Continue Reading →

Dow Jones Lags Nasdaq; 4 Blue Chips Outpace Apple

The Dow Jones industrial average lagged other key indexes during relatively calm action in stocks today. Burdened in part by a more than three-point drop in Home Depot (HD) shares, ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market News: Boeing Leads Blue Chips As Dow Jones Pares Losses

The Dow Jones, S&P 500 and Nasdaq composite opened firmly in negative territory Thursday, weighed down by weakness in airline and retail stocks. But indexes pared losses in afternoon ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Rise; Chips In Focus, But This Other Sector Is Making Breakouts | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stocks were modestly higher Monday afternoon, as semiconductor stocks made headlines, but energy shares also performed well. XAutoplay: On | OffThe Nasdaq climbed 0.3%, in large part ... Continue Reading →