Stock Market Today: Tech Stocks Lead, While Big Banks Fall Ahead Of Fed’s Rate Decision | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market averages were modestly higher in early morning trade Wednesday, ahead of the Federal Reserve’s interest rate decision to be announced at 2 p.m. ET. The Fed ... Continue Reading →

Caterpillar, Nike Lead Dow; Fed Raises Rates; 10-Year Treasury Yield Falls | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

One of the more telegraphed rate hikes in recent memory came to fruition Wednesday when the Federal Reserve raised its key lending rate to 1.25% to 1.5%. The Fed also lifted its 2018 ... 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 →

Big Cap Techs Lead Nasdaq Up; Will This Bitcoin ETF Now Hit $3,000? | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stocks firmed up even more in afternoon trading Friday as Wall Street appeared to applaud the progress and details of a comprehensive tax reform plan that leaders in Congress ... Continue Reading →

Intel, Microsoft Lead As Market Rallies On Tax Reform Optimism | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The Nasdaq ran ahead of the major market averages Friday, up 1.2% as rising optimism regarding a GOP tax reform effort helped drive blue chip tech names including Intel (INTC), Microsoft ... Continue Reading →

Nasdaq Rises To Lead Stock Indexes; Tiffany Breaks Out | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stock indexes added modest gains midday Thursday. The Nasdaq led even as the Dow Jones industrial average pushed to a new high. Volume was running below the previous session’s ... Continue Reading →

Boeing, Goldman Lead Dow Higher; Financials Outperform Ahead of Fed | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Solid performances from Boeing (BA), Goldman Sachs (GS) and Verizon (VZ) sparked the Dow Jones industrial average to a 0.6% gain in afternoon trading Tuesday. X Boeing got a lift ... Continue Reading →

Nasdaq, Small Caps Lead The Way; Retailer At Home Soars To New High | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The bulls ruled the roost once again in afternoon trading Thursday as the Nasdaq composite and Russell 2000 small-cap index outperformed. A solid earnings from Broadcom (AVGO) lifted ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Dow Industrials Lead; Goldman, CSX Break Out; Why Apple Could Win Big In 2018 | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

At least 10 of the 30 components of the Dow Jones industrial average gained 2 points or more to help power the blue chip index to a nearly 1.2% gain and a leading position within ... Continue Reading →

Small Caps Lead; Activision Blizzard Nears Buy Point | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stock indexes got a wobbly start Wednesday morning, as the major indexes hung around the break-even line while small caps rose cautiously. XAutoplay: On | Off The small cap Russell ... Continue Reading →