U.S. stock index futures indicated a flat to slightly higher open, with traders keenly anticipating the release of a range of economic data.
"It looks like Q3 GDP is going to be a bust. That's the problem," Michael O'Rourke, chief market strategist at JonesTrading, said.
As third-quarter earnings season gets underway next week, traders are bracing for more volatility in a range-bound market.
As earnings kick off, "Fast Money" traders looked at JPMorgan Chase, Delta Air Lines and other stocks that could pop after results.
U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed, attempting to put a steady start to the fourth quarter, as investors looked ahead to Friday's jobs report.
U.S. stocks closed mixed, but posted solid gains for the week, as strong earnings boosted the Nasdaq to another record high.
Consumer prices are the big news for markets, as traders look for signs that could prompt a Fed hike rate.
Call it a one-two punch against coal. As global demand for U.S. coal exports sags, domestic demand at power plants has been sliding as well.
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The stock market could turn back to domestic matters in the coming week, and some strategists say it may like what it sees.
"Fast Money" traders discussed how to play Thursday's market rally, including Palo Alto Networks, CSX and Microsoft.
The underperformance of the Dow Transportation Average this year may be the reason why the market remains range-bound and why it may pull back.
It's been a rocky road for transports. But for those willing to ride out the volatility, there are good buying opportunities.
Five of 10 S&P sectors are showing negative earnings growth, putting pressure on analysts to revise down estimates.
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With nearly 25 million containers moving via "intermodal" transport each year, it's the fastest-growing part of the freight business.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
Kansas City Southern on Friday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $141 million.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a higher open after the ECB detailed plans of a larger-than-expected bond-buying program Thursday.
Some of Thursday's midday movers: