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  • NEW YORK, Dec 26- U.S. stocks pushed higher on Friday and major indexes hit new records, while oil and natural gas fell on worries of a supply glut and on mild U.S. weather. Europe, Canada, Latin America and a number of Asian markets were closed for a holiday the day after Christmas. "The overall trend remains higher, but we're reaching a point where we're overbought," said...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 26- U.S. stocks rose on Friday, with major indexes hitting records and on track for a second straight weekly advance, though trading was light with many traders still out for the Christmas holiday. The advance continued Wall Street's recent upward bias, with the S&P up about 6 percent from a recent closing low hit earlier this month.

  • That is the question investors are asking as Wall Street heads into 2015.. Wall Street strategists, who typically are bullish on the U.S. stock market, expect the advance to continue into 2015.. 2014 has been an above average year for stocks, but Wall Street forecasters expect more a more modest year for the market next year.

  • Early Glance: Autos companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Ford Motor Co. rose$. 12 or. 8 percent, to $15.42. General Motors Co. rose$. 22 or. 7 percent, to $33.65. Toyota Motor Corp. rose $1.37 or 1.1 percent, to $128.13.

  • Early Glance: Food companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    ConAgra Foods Inc. rose$. 21 or. 6 percent, to $37.07. General Mills Inc. rose$. 23 or. 4 percent, to $54.54. Hormel Foods Corp. rose$. 32 or. 6 percent, to $53.40.

  • Early Glance: Machinery companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Caterpillar rose$. 32 or. 3 percent, to $94.04. Deere& Co. rose$. 53 or. 6 percent, to $90.79. Terex rose$. 44 or 1.6 percent, to $28.40.

  • Early Glance: Railroad companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Canadian National Railway Co. rose$. 17 or. 2 percent, to $68.92. Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. fell$. 61 or. 3 percent, to $194.24. Kansas City Southern rose$. 27 or. 2 percent, to $122.77.

  • Early Glance: Leisure companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Las Vegas Sands Corp. rose$. 30 or. 5 percent, to $58.29. MGM Resorts International rose$. 31 or 1.5 percent, to $21.08. Marriott International Inc. rose$. 28 or. 4 percent, to $78.63.

  • Early Glance: Insurance companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Aflac Inc. rose$. 21 or. 3 percent, to $62.15. American International Group rose$. 44 or. 8 percent, to $56.72. MBIA rose$. 06 or. 6 percent, to $9.72.

  • Early Glance: Airlines companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Delta Air rose$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $48.13. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 12 or. 8 percent, to $15.62. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 12 or. 3 percent, to $41.54.

  • Early Glance: Silver companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 10 or 3.6 percent, to $2.87. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 25 or 2.8 percent, to $9.30. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 29 or 6.2 percent, to $4.95.

  • Early Glance: Homebuilders companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    DR Horton rose$. 23 or. 9 percent, to $25.03. Hovnanian Enterprises Inc. fell$. 01 or. 2 percent, to $4.01. Lennar Corp. rose$. 60 or 1.4 percent, to $43.97.

  • Early Glance: Supermarkets companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Kroger rose$. 43 or. 7 percent, to $64.48. Safeway rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $35.10. Supervalu rose$. 07 or. 7 percent, to $9.78.

  • Early Glance: Drugstore companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top drugstore companies are up at 10 a.m.:. Rite Aid rose$. 10 or 1.3 percent, to $7.36. Walgreen rose$. 18 or. 2 percent, to $76.85.

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are up at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 26 or. 6 percent, to $46.27. DuPont Co. rose$. 33 or. 4 percent, to $75.12.

  • Early Glance: Telecom companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are up at 10 a.m.:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 17 or. 5 percent, to $34.13. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 25 or. 5 percent, to $47.92.

  • Early Glance: Department Store Retail companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Kohl's Corp. rose$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $60.51. Macy's Inc. fell$. 09 or. 1 percent, to $64.17. Nordstrom rose$. 22 or. 3 percent, to $78.36.

  • Early Glance: Biotechnology companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Amgen Inc. rose $2.52 or 1.6 percent, to $163.19. Biogen Idec rose $1.65 or. 5 percent, to $342.54. Celgene Corp. rose $3.15 or 2.9 percent, to $112.75.

  • Early Glance: Medical Devices companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Allergan rose$. 53 or. 3 percent, to $210.65. Baxter International Inc. rose$. 10 or. 1 percent, to $74.55. Boston Scientific Corp. fell$. 03 or. 2 percent, to $13.10.

  • Early Glance: Managed Care companies Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 27 or. 3 percent, to $104.50. Humana Inc. rose$. 82 or. 6 percent, to $145.20. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 03 or percent, to $102.71.