Stocks Close Little Changed; Walmart Near Possible Buy Point | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The stock indexes ended with minor gains Wednesday after a session that saw the market with no clear direction. X The Nasdaq composite was up a fraction despite strength in chip ... Continue Reading →

The New ‘Growth’ Stocks Are Wal-Mart, Cisco Systems, General Motors; S&P 500 Futures | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Futures for the S&P 500 index fell slightly late Thursday. The S&P 500 index and other major averages soared Thursday on strong earnings from Wal-Mart (WMT) and Cisco Systems ... Continue Reading →

Nasdaq Leads As Futures Bounce; Cisco, Wal-Mart Power The Dow | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Global markets were generally positive and U.S. stock futures trekked higher early Thursday, as House Republican leaders in Washington readied their version of a closely-watched tax ... Continue Reading →

Indexes Mostly Flat; Disney, Wal-Mart Buoy Dow As 10-Year Yield Jumps | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Major stock indexes were mostly unchanged with about one hour left to go in Friday’s session, as eight-week win streaks for the Dow Jones industrial average and S&P 500 ... Continue Reading →

Bernie Sanders Wants To ‘Stop Wal-Mart’? From What?

Socialism: Sen. Bernie Sanders, a self-declared socialist who’s never held a steady job outside government, thinks he knows better than CEOs how to run a business. And yes, ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Strengthen At Close; Wal-Mart, Alphabet Stir The Advance | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stocks wrapped up Wednesday’s session with slender gains, leaving the Dow and the Nasdaq Composite tracking toward their fifth straight weekly advance. Minutes from the September ... Continue Reading →

Forget About Antitrust: Wal-Mart Is Punching Back At Amazon | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

E-Commerce: Wasn’t it just months ago that some were lamenting the impending demise of Wal-Mart (WMT) in its battle-to-the-death with Amazon.com (AMZN)? Maybe those obituaries ... Continue Reading →

Indexes Score More Record Highs; Nvidia, Wal-Mart Follow Suit | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

A big day for shares of Wal-Mart (WMT) on Tuesday helped push the Dow Jones industrial average to another record high, while Nvidia (NVDA) helped the Nasdaq composite’s cause ... Continue Reading →

S&P 500 Futures: Tesla, Ichor Rise Late; Wal-Mart, Workday Just Below Buys Before Analyst Day | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Futures for the S&P 500 index, Nasdaq 100 and Dow industrials rose slightly late Monday. Tesla (TSLA) recouped some regular-session losses on an after-hours price target hike ... Continue Reading →

Dow Jones Erases Losses As Walmart, Cisco Systems Report Earnings

The stock market inched higher in early trade Thursday, as the ten-year benchmark Treasury yield neared 3.1%. The Dow Jones industrial average was unchanged amid two of its members’ ... Continue Reading →