Stocks mostly fell Friday amid Russia-Ukraine tension and talk from the ECB's Mario Draghi and Fed Chair Janet Yellen.» Read More
NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Gap Inc., up $2.25 to $45.43. The power producer plans to spend more than $6 billion to buy power generation plants from Duke Energy and Energy Capital Partners.
*Russia aid convoy crossed border without OK, Ukraine says. NEW YORK, Aug 22- U.S. stocks were little changed on Friday, in the wake of comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
*Russia aid convoy crossed border without OK, Ukraine says. NEW YORK, Aug 22- U.S. stocks were poised for a flat open on Friday, as futures pared losses after the latest flare of tensions between Ukraine and Russia, and ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
NEW YORK— Foot Locker Inc. on Friday reported profit of $92 million in its fiscal second quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 54 cents per share. Foot Locker shares have risen 27 percent since the beginning of the year.
*Russia aid convoy crossed border without OK, Ukraine says. NEW YORK, Aug 22- U.S. stock index futures were slightly lower on Friday, after the latest flare of tensions between Ukraine and Russia and ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
Markets are more likely to get a schooling on the labor market than a road map for rate hikes when the Fed meets in Jackson Hole in the week ahead.
Even with this week's weakness, Amazon.com stock has been outperforming rival retailers though it will likely face a fairly volatile trading day after it reports.
According to a study from TheStreet.com and GfK's Omnitel, about half of 18 to 24-year-olds think it's OK to wear sneakers in the office compared to a third of those over 65.
Check out which companies are making headlines before the bell.
NEW YORK, May 23- U.S. stocks rose modestly on Friday, after a better-than-expected reading on the housing market, as the S&P held just below its record intraday high. The S&P is 0.2 percent from its record intraday high of 1,902.17 set on May 13 and is above its record closing high of 1,897.45 set on the same day.
*Aeropostale stumbles before the bell after outlook. NEW YORK, May 23- U.S. stocks were poised to open flat on Friday, ahead of data on the housing market, with the S&P 500 on track to notch its first weekly gain in the past three. New home sales data for April is due at 10:00 a.m..
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Stocks are likely to take their cue from the bond market, as traders worry low yields are a warning the economy isn't springing back.
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April 24- Athletic gear maker Under Armour Inc warned that growth in 2014 might not be as strong as last year when the company benefited from the relaunch of its bags business and robust winter sales. Under Armour' shares traded down as much as 10 percent after the company's downbeat comments.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
U.S. stock-index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Friday, as investors mulled the key non-farm payrolls employment report.