President Trump Approval Gains On End Of Shutdown, China Trade Deal Hopes: IBD/TIPP Poll

With the government shutdown over and the prospect of a wide-ranging China trade deal, the nation’s mood has brightened considerably. Reflecting this, President Donald Trump ... Continue Reading →

Stocks End 2017 With Losses But Big Gains For The Year | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The stock indexes closed lower Friday as a wave of selling swept through the market in the final half hour of trading. X The Nasdaq composite fell 0.7%, breaking a trend of small ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Hold Modest Gains; Netflix Snaps Back; Bitcoin Volatile As Ever | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Major stock indexes held gains of around 0.1% in afternoon trading Thursday as headline flow slowed to a crawl ahead of New Year’s Day. Buyers came into Netflix (NFLX) after ... Continue Reading →

Small Caps Perky Again As Indexes Extend Gains; 3 Dow Stocks On The Move | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The Nasdaq composite and S&P 500 held moderate gains in afternoon trading Thursday in a quiet day of news flow that saw better-than-expected earnings from Accenture (ACN) and ... 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 →

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 →