Stocks Hold Onto Gains, But Builders Fall; This Fitness Stock Breaks Out | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stock indexes sprang higher after the opening bell, and were holding the gains midday Friday. X The Nasdaq and the S&P 500 gripped 0.9% gains. The Dow Jones industrial average ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Stocks Rally, But Trim Gains; Top Chip Maker Surges On EPS Beat | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market averages rallied, then eased from their highs early Friday amid President Trump’s signing of a major budget plan to end the second government shutdown of the ... Continue Reading →

Blue Chips Pace Gains, But Apple Gives Up 50-Day Moving Average | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Thursday’s session was volatile early after major stock indexes opened nicely higher amid more weakness in the U.S. dollar and a three-year high for the euro. But the dollar ... Continue Reading →

Disability Rolls Tumble As Economy Gains Steam | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Jobs: If you want a sign of a growing economy, look at the disability rolls. They’ve been shrinking rapidly of late, as fewer apply for benefits and more disabled return to ... Continue Reading →

Futures Up, But IBM, AmEx Blunt Dow’s Gains; Bitcoin Extends Rebound | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stock futures managed tight gains Friday, as early earnings reports and the rising possibility of a federal shut down kept investor optimism in check. XNasdaq 100 futures rose 0.3% ... Continue Reading →

Dow Futures Lead Early Gains; Apple Downgraded, This Biotech Soars | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stock futures were once again off to high-step gains in Wednesday’s premarket session, after a strong start on Tuesday eroded into a bearish reversal. XFutures for the Dow Jones ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Rise: IBM, Intel Divide Dow As AMD Leads Chip Gains | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stocks opened to narrow gains Wednesday, as news of an Intel (INTC) design flaw triggered busy early action among chip stocks. X The Dow Jones industrial average started 0.1% higher, ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Stocks Look To End Week With Modest Gains Despite Payroll Miss | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market averages looked to extend their 2018 winning streak to four trading sessions early Friday, despite a miss in jobs data. The U.S. economy added 148,000 jobs in Decembers, ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Hold Gains; Steel And Cement Issues Lead | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stock indexes showed no inclination to give back gains in early afternoon trade Tuesday, as steel and infrastructure stocks rumbled higher. X The Nasdaq hustled 1.2%, while the ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Open To Tight Gains; This Dow Leader Up More Than 90% In 2017 | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The final trading session of 2017 turned mixed just after the open, as big tech names dragged on early trade. X The Dow Jones industrial average and S&P 500 opened less than 0.1% ... Continue Reading →