Much like yesterday, the bulls were unable to push the market a lot higher despite bullish economic data. Is “less bad” enough to rally stocks?
Stock index futures are indicating a similar lack of conviction Thursday, drifting downwards on flat European stocks and losses in Asian markets.
Stocks ended flat Wednesday as investors shrugged off solid demand from today's five-year Treasury auction and some encouraging economic reports.
Stocks were flat Wednesday as investors shrugged off solid demand from today's five-year Treasury auction and some encouraging economic reports.
As stocks waffled between positive and negative, new signs emerged on Wednesday that the bulls may be losing their grip on this market. Are we heading for a massive correction?
Stocks rebounded Wednesday after a sharp jump in new-home sales.
Stock index futures extended losses after an initial uptick as data showed June orders for durable goods, excluding transportation, rose less than forecast despite overall orders posting their largest advance since July 2007.
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On Tuesday President Obama announced plans to keep Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke in his job for another term. How should that impact your trading?
Stocks touched 2009 highs while oil made an intra-day reversal. Are these signs the market has topped out?
The Dow rose for a sixth straight session Tuesday as stocks got a boost from an encouraging report on home prices and an unexpected jump in consumer confidence.
Is Tuesday's rally a bet on fundamental growth or a case of panic buying?
Stocks started the day higher Tuesday after an encouraging report on home prices, then soared even higher following an unexpected jump in consumer confidence.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a modestly higher open Tuesday, following the previous day's session in which the major averages finished with very little change.
The Treasury is set to auction $109 billion of two-, five- and seven-year notes this week amid growing concern that the appetite for U.S. securities may be waning.
Once considered one of the ultimate buy-and-hold investments, US Treasurys are now being traded like stocks and commodities contracts, bond experts say.
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Chinese stocks have unusually determined global market direction lately, bringing equities crashing down earlier this week, and talk about an end of the rally has intensified.
The correlation between the dollar and the stock market is still there, Chris Zwermann from Zwermann Financial said Monday. He sees a weakening U.S. dollar-Japanese yen cross pulling stock markets lower, with the Dow falling below the 9,000 mark.
Stocks skidded Friday after a disappointing report on consumer prices and as consumers' mood took a turn for the worse. The Dow finished down about 50 points on the week, snapping a four-week winning streak.That snapped the markets four-week winning streak: