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Morgan Stanley raised its price target on the stock, stating investors are underestimating the shift to e-commerce.
With the Dow in striking distance of a bull market high, chatter on the Street had everything to do with the potential of a significant breakout as soon as Thursday.
Stocks got closer to their highs of the year as the broad market turned positive for the month and was on track to post the best quarter of the year, although volumes remained thin amid geopolitical uncertainty. AT&T and Merck led Dow components higher, while Cisco slipped.
The initial public offerings slated for this week were set to raise around $1.1 billion, according to IPOscoop.com, but it’s looking like the number will be much higher come Friday’s close.
Stocks put in another strong showing on Wednesday as investors seemed to put aside concerns over geopolitical fears to send stocks higher, although volumes remain thin. AT&T and Exxon led the Dow higher.
Is the market really marching higher? Or are recent gains all about window dressing into the end of the quarter?
Stocks ended just off the highs of the day Tuesday amid light volume and despite a couple of weak economic reports, as energy and telecom gained. Home Depot rose, while HP fell.
Stocks gained Tuesday amid light volume and despite a couple weak economic reports, as energy and retail stocks moved higher.
Measuring the benefits of dividend payments is a balancing act. For tech companies, it’s a matter of whether the valuation support that dividends provide justifies the implicit admission that their organic growth opportunities are limited.
Again, investors were not willing to put money to work in the financials. In fact, Bank of America and Morgan Stanley are near their 2011 lows.
The U.S. is suffering through a debt binge and it’s now going through deleveraging, which dampens economic growth, said Allison Deans, senior advisor at Varick Asset Management and CNBC contributor.
Stocks added to modest gains amid light volume and weak economic news as the quarter end neared. Home Depot rose, while HP fell.
Stock index futures continued to trade slightly higher after news that home prices fell less than expected.
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