Stock Futures: Mergers, Netflix Earnings, D.C. Chaos Dominate Headlines | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Wall Street remained focused on the government shutdown early Monday, but it didn’t fuel much selling as Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures showed modest losses of around ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Rebound; Focus Like A Laser On Coherent’s Breakout | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Blue-chip stocks led the indexes midday Wednesday, but volume was mixed vs. the same time of day in the previous session. NYSE volume fell, and trade on the Nasdaq was only slightly ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Rally As Boeing Helps Dow Climb To Record High | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stocks traded at session highs Wednesday afternoon as a steady upward path in the market took indexes to gains of about 1%. X The Dow Jones industrial average led with a 1.1% increase ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Stocks Fall Early; This IBD 50 Name In Buy Range Ahead Of Earnings | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market averages fell modestly in early Thursday trade after Wednesday’s solid gains as global investment bank Morgan Stanley (MS) reported upbeat earnings in the stock ... Continue Reading →

Choosing Immigration Criteria Is A Sisyphean Task | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

In 1790, the finest mind in the First Congress, and of his generation, addressed in the House of Representatives the immigration issue: “It is no doubt very desirable that we ... Continue Reading →

Stock Indexes Down, But Three Groups Show Strength | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stock indexes retreated modestly midday Thursday, but there were pockets of strength in apparel, lodging and market research stocks. X Volume was running below average on both ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Stocks Back Off From New Highs; Top Chip Name On Verge Of Being Extended | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market averages held modest gains in early trade Friday as leading chip stock Nvidia (NVDA) advanced higher on a price-target boost in the stock market today. The tech-heavy ... 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 →

Stocks Mostly Up; Why Apple May Have More Thrust Left | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stock indexes sauntered to small gains midday Friday, with only small caps holding a losing hand for the week. Volume was running higher on the NYSE but flat on the Nasdaq. X ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Nasdaq Up; Could This Tech Beat Apple? When To Buy Back Bitcoin | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The Nasdaq composite edged roughly 0.3% higher in afternoon trading Friday and looks poised to stage a third up week in a row. At 7316, the tech-centered index is up nearly 0.8% for ... Continue Reading →