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 →

Dow Jones Today: Microsoft Stock Extends Gains After Breakout

The Dow Jones today held up pretty well in afternoon trading despite weak showings from Caterpillar (CAT) and Home Depot (HD). Technology stocks like Microsoft (MSFT) and Cisco Systems ... Continue Reading →

S&P 500 Earnings Spark Advance; Stocks Add Gains After Fed| Investor’s Business Daily

A raft of positive reports for S&P 500 companies sparked gains in the stock market Wednesday, and stocks jumped to fresh session highs after the Fed announced no change in interest ... Continue Reading →

Indexes End With Stout Gains; Russell 2000 Retakes 50-Day Line | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The Nasdaq composite and Russell 2000 turned in solid performances Thursday, with gains of 1.3% and 1.6%, respectively. The IBD 50 fared even better, as nearly half the names in the ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Hold Gains As Government Shutdown Ends

Stocks traded near session highs Friday afternoon after President Trump and congressional leaders reached a deal to at least temporarily end the government shutdown. X Trump ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Piles On The Gains

The stock market sprinted toward its fourth weekly gain in a row, a win streak not seen in the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P 500 since August. X In August, the ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Surges On Jobs Report; Apple Stock Gains

The major stock indexes rallied in today’s stock market after Friday morning’s jobs report showed the U.S. economy added 312,000 jobs in December, well-above estimates ... Continue Reading →

Dow Jones Leads Gains Among U.S. Stock Indexes

U.S. stock indexes swung back and forth in afternoon trade Monday, unable to build lasting confidence among traders in the stock market today. X Blue chips led as the Dow Jones ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Close Near Highs; 4 Reasons To Expect Strong Apple Gains | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Apple (AAPL) helped boost the Nasdaq composite to new all-time highs and a mild gain. Merger fever in the semiconductor sector also helped lift the Nasdaq. XAutoplay: On | OffApple, ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Stocks Trim Gains; Apple’s Blowout Earnings, Shares Hit Record High | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market indexes were mixed in early Friday trade, even as the Labor Department reported the U.S. economy added 261,000 jobs in October compared to the Street’s 325,000 ... Continue Reading →