×

Archive US: Trading

  • NEW YORK, Nov 15- Oil prices jumped nearly 6 percent on Tuesday on bets OPEC members will agree to cut output when they meet later this month, while stocks rose, led by recently lagging technology shares. Crude oil gains in post-settlement trade gave an extra boost to energy-sector shares, further lifting stock indexes on Wall Street. That's propelled them higher...

  • Nov 15- U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, with the Dow registering its fourth consecutive record high close as tech stocks rebounded from a post-election battering and energy stocks were boosted by a sharp rise in oil prices. That's propelled them higher as the day went on, "said Michael James, managing director of equity trading at Wedbush Securities in Los Angeles.

  • Who has it right – stocks or bonds?

    Stock investors have calmed down, while bond investors have gotten jittery. So who’s right about what’s ahead for the economy? Matt Maley of Miller Tabak and Gina Sanchez of Chantico Global discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • Will the S&P 500 hit fresh record highs this year?

    Matt Maley of Miller Tabak and Gina Sanchez of Chantico Global weigh in on what’s ahead for stocks, with Brian Sullivan.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 15- The dollar rose on Tuesday to an 11- month high against a basket of currencies as a surprisingly large gain in October U.S. retail sales lifted bond yields to 10- month peaks and supported the outlook for an interest rate increase next month. "It's more a pause day, perhaps marking a period of consolidation for bonds and the dollar," said Omer Eisner,...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 15- Oil prices jumped nearly 6 percent on Tuesday on bets OPEC members will agree to cut output, while stocks edged higher, led by technology shares that had fallen recently. Crude oil gains in post-settlement trade gave an extra boost to energy shares, further lifting stock indexes on Wall Street. "Last week's rally was basically a digestion of Trump's...

  • *U.S. two-year yields hit 10- month peak. NEW YORK, Nov 15- U.S. 30- year Treasury bond prices rose on Tuesday, after falling five straight sessions as investors took a breather selling government debt in the wake of a higher inflation outlook under the administration of President-elect Donald Trump. "The post-election consensus... is that an anticipated pick-up in...

  • Nov 15- The major three U.S. stock indexes were higher on Tuesday as tech stocks rebounded from a post-election drubbing and energy stocks were boosted by a rise in oil prices. The S&P technology sector, was up 1.5 percent after falling about 3 percent since Donald Trump's shock victory on Nov. 8 while the S&P financial sector was down 0.4 percent after rising 13.9...

  • SEATTLE/ BANGALORE, Nov 15- Boeing Co shares fell on Tuesday after United Continental Holdings said it will defer jetliner orders worth nearly $5 billion as part of a cost-saving drive. Boeing shares fell 1.8 percent in early trading on the New York Stock Exchange and were last down 1.6 percent at $147.56. "We don't know when are they going to come but they are going...

  • Trader makes bearish bet on bonds

    Todd Gordon of TradingAnalysis.com believes the TLT can rise.

  • Nov 15- The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq were higher in early afternoon trading on Tuesday as tech stocks were back in demand after a post-election drubbing, while the Dow took a breather following a six-day rally. The S&P technology sector, which had fallen about 3 percent since Donald Trump's shock victory, rose 1.19 percent. "The underlying fundamentals of the economy...

  • SEATTLE, Nov 15- Boeing Co shares dropped on Tuesday after United Continental Holdings said it will convert orders for 61 Boeing 737 jetliners, worth nearly $5 billion at list prices, into newer 737 MAX models for delivery in later years. United's orders "will switch over to MAXs on the order book when finalized," Boeing spokesman Doug Alder told Reuters in an email.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 15- U.S. 30- year Treasury bond prices rose on Tuesday, after falling five straight sessions as investors took a breather selling government debt in the wake of a higher inflation outlook under the administration of President-elect Donald Trump. Trump has vowed to increase infrastructure spending to boost the economy, a move that would stoke...

  • SEATTLE, Nov 15- Boeing Co shares dropped on Tuesday after United Continental Holdings said it will cancel orders for 61 Boeing 737 jetliners worth nearly $5 billion at list prices, and buy newer 737 models for delivery in later years. "737 output is their only realistic way to increase cash flow," said Richard Aboulafia, an aerospace analyst at the Teal Group in...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 15- Oil prices jumped nearly 4 percent on Tuesday on bets OPEC members will agree to cut output while stocks edged higher, led by technology shares that had fallen recently. Bank stocks were the largest weight on Wall Street. "We're sort of poised for a little bit of a pullback here as people reassess what the new administration is likely to accomplish,"...

  • Nov 15- The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq rose on Tuesday as tech stocks were back in demand after a post-election drubbing, while the Dow took a breather following a six-day rally. The S&P technology sector, which had fallen about 3 percent since Donald Trump's shock victory, rose 1.29 percent. "The underlying fundamentals of the economy hasn't really changed and if the...

  • *Microsoft, Amazon, Apple boost S&P, Nasdaq. Nov 15- The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq opened higher on Tuesday, helped by a recovery in tech stocks, while the Dow Jones Industrial average fell after rising for six straight days. Both indexes had rallied in the past week since the shock victory of Donald Trump in the U.S. election on expectations of higher fiscal spending and...

  • *Dow Jones on track to rise for 7th straight day. *U.S. airlines rise after Buffett's Berkshire buys stake. Nov 15- Wall Street looked set to open slightly higher on Tuesday as a rally fueled by Donald Trump's victory in the U.S. election lost some steam, with investors still uncertain about his policies.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 14- The U.S. dollar hit an 11- month peak against a basket of currencies on Monday as the risk of faster U.S. inflation and wider budget deficits sent Treasury bond yields shooting higher. President-elect Donald Trump takes office in January. On Wall Street, the Dow Industrials set a record high, led by financial stocks, on bets on higher interest rates...

  • "I think all we're doing is trimming our sails a little from the violently positive rally we had post-election results last week," said Mark Luschini, chief investment strategist at Janney Montgomery Scott in Philadelphia. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite has been under pressure since the Nov. 8 election as investors poured money into sectors such as...