Thank You, Obama: Deadly Train Derailment Was On Tracks Built With Stimulus Money | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Infrastructure: The Amtrak train derailment near Tacoma, Wash., was on a stretch of just-completed high-speed rail that was the direct result of President Obama’s vision for ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Indexes Slip, But This Key Sector Rises | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stock indexes sagged midday Tuesday despite strong housing data and a looming House vote on the Republican tax-cut bill. The bill is expected to pass with no help from the Democrats. X The ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Nasdaq Hits 7000; Will This Bitcoin ETF Reach $4,000? When To Sell Apple | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Dow Jones industrial average component Apple (AAPL) paced a broad rally in stocks Monday on Wall Street’s confidence that President Trump will sign major tax reform legislation ... Continue Reading →

What John F. Kennedy And Donald Trump Have In Common | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Last week during an address at the White House, President Donald Trump likened his tax plan to the tax cut that John F. Kennedy proposed 55 years ago. This elicited some howls of ... Continue Reading →

Intel, Micron, KLA-Tencor Signal These Top Stocks Signal This Key Tech Sector Is Back: S&P 500 Futures | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Futures for the S&P 500 index rose 0.1% above fair value late Monday as the major averages all set record highs during the regular session, fueled by Apple (AAPL). Notably, chip ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Close Higher As Tax Bill Heads To Final Vote; Intel Keep Rallying | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The stock market closed higher Monday, as Wall Street applauded the swift agreement on Capitol Hill on a tax reform bill that includes a big tax cut for corporations. X The House ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Bulls Charge Higher; Apple, Financial Stock Try For Breakouts | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stock indexes rushed higher at Monday’s open and then held most of the gain in midday trade. The small cap Russell 2000 led with a nearly 1.3% thrust. XThe Nasdaq and the ... Continue Reading →

Credit Janet Yellen For Today’s Strong Economy | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

One of Washington’s permanent parlor games is how much credit or blame a president deserves for the state of the economy. Inevitably, then, the question being asked now is whether ... Continue Reading →

CAT, Apple Drive Dow; Nasdaq Gets Traction Ahead Of Fed | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stocks opened higher Wednesday, with tech stocks taking an early lead ahead of this afternoon’s Federal Reserve announcement. XThe Dow Jones industrial average opened up 0.1%, ... Continue Reading →

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 →