Archive US: Trading

  • NEW YORK, Oct 17- U.S. Treasury yields fell on Monday, pulling back from four-month highs, as bargain-minded investors bought bonds whose prices had fallen after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said last week the central bank may tolerate inflation above its 2- percent goal. "People see decent value at these levels," said Sharon Stark, fixed-income strategist...

  • *Bank of America up after profit rises. *Hasbro rises on better-than-expected results. Oct 17- Wall Street was lower on Monday morning as a dip in energy and healthcare stocks more than offset the boost to financials from Bank of America strong results.

  • *Bank of America up after profit rises. Oct 17- Wall Street was set for a slightly lower open on Monday, but stock index futures came off session lows after strong results from Bank of America and Hasbro. "I think we're headed for a bumpy session with earnings leading the way," said Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at First Standard Financial in New York.

  • Oct 17- U.S. stock index futures were lower on Monday, weighed down by the lingering effects of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech on Friday that sparked worries about the economy. *Wall Street's gains on Friday, following JPMorgan and Citigroup's market-beating results, were wiped out by Yellen's comments later that day. *Fed Vice Chairman Stanley...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 14- Global stocks and the dollar rebounded on Friday, buoyed at first by U.S. and Chinese data, but Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen later rattled investors when she said aggressive steps may be needed to address an economy whose potential is slipping. Stocks in Europe rose more than 1 percent and an index of global equities gained.

  • Oct 14- U.S. stocks ended little changed on Friday, losing ground late after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's comments on the economy unnerved investors. "In looking at the market, I think, yes, had a dovish tilt to it if you took it literally," said Quincy Krosby, market strategist at Prudential Financial in Newark, New Jersey. Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive of...

  • How to trade earnings season

    Which way will stocks break as earnings are released? Larry McDonald of ACG Analytics and Erin Gibbs of S&P Global discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • More gains ahead for gold miners?

    After a shining year, what’s next for the gold stocks? Larry McDonald of ACG Analytics and Erin Gibbs of S&P Global discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • *JPMorgan, Citi, Wells Fargo beat revenue estimates. *Financials top gainers among S&P sectors. Oct 14- Wall Street was on track for its best day of the month on Friday as financial stocks rose following better-than-expected results from three big banks.

  • *Crude falls below $52 as abundant supplies weigh. NEW YORK, Oct 14- Global stocks and the dollar rebounded on Friday from losses a day earlier, buoyed by a surprising rise in Chinese producer prices and strong U.S. economic data that bolstered expectations the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates in December. "Observers are increasingly confident that...

  • *JPMorgan, Citi beat revenue estimates. Oct 14- Wall Street was higher on Friday as better-than-expected results from JPMorgan and Citigroup lifted financial stocks. Investors are also awaiting Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech at noon in Boston, where she is likely to offer more insight into the growing sentiment among policymakers to raise...

  • Investors are awaiting Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech at noon in Boston, where she is likely to offer more insight into the growing sentiment among policymakers to raise interest rates relatively soon. Sustained growth in the labor market and improving inflation have encouraged Fed officials such as Boston Fed president Eric Rosengren, who...

  • Stumpf, under pressure from lawmakers and other critics, stepped down on Wednesday after 34 years with the bank, handing over the CEO role to Timothy Sloan, who had been chief operating officer, and the chairmanship to lead director Stephen Sanger. Wells Fargo, whose shares were up 0.5 percent in premarket trading, said its revenue rose 2 percent to $22.33 billion...

  • *Data from China showed producer prices rose unexpectedly in September, marking the first increase in nearly five years and easing some worries about the health of the world's second largest economy. *Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is scheduled to speak at a conference in Boston, where she is likely to address the growing sentiment among policymakers for a...

  • *Oil prices rebound, help energy shares recover. NEW YORK, Oct 13- U.S. stocks slipped on Thursday led by falls in financial shares and following weak Chinese economic data but a late-day rebound in oil prices limited the day's decline. Reviving concerns about the health of the world's second-largest economy, data showed China's exports fell 10 percent in...

  • Shadow credit: A hidden risk for markets?

    The increase in shadow banking could lead to a big systemic problem, says Jeremy Josse, the author of “Dinosaur Derivatives and Other Trades.” He discusses with Brian Sullivan.

  • Stocks stage steep comeback

    Where’s the market headed next? Matt Maley of Miller Tabak and Zachary Karabell of Envestnet discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • Data showed China's exports fell 10 percent in September, far worse than markets had expected, while imports unexpectedly shrank, reviving concerns about the health of the world's second-largest economy. "The catalyst, I think, to start getting some trades in was the oil price stabilizing, and just the fact that short-term we were oversold," said Bucky Hellwig,...

  • *China September trade data worse than expected. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Oct 13- Gold prices edged higher on Thursday as the dollar declined and world shares slipped following renewed worries about China's economy. "There is a lot of buying on the physical side in Asia, mainly from China and buying from exchange-traded funds after recent dips," said a precious metals...

  • Trader shows how far the market will fall

    Rich Ross of Evercore ISI tracks the S&P ETF, SPY, to show how far the market could fall.