Archive US: Trading

  • *Honeywell erases gains after warning of slower China growth. NEW YORK, Oct 19- The U.S. benchmark S&P 500 stock index edged lower on Friday as strong earnings from Procter& Gamble Co were offset by ongoing concerns about rising interest rates and tensions over trade policy denting economic growth. The consumer staples sector, which has underperformed the...

  • Investors may want to consider getting defensive, Jim Paulsen says

    Jim Paulsen, chief investment strategist at the Leuthold Group, discusses his latest market outlook with Mike Santoli.

  • Amazon, Microsoft and Alphabet are about to report earnings. Here’s what to expect

    Bill Baruch of Blue Line Futures and Mark Tepper of Strategic Wealth Partners discuss the big week of tech earnings ahead with Mike Santoli.

  • Markets could be setting up for an even deeper correction: Jim Paulsen

    This stock market could be setting up for a 15 percent correction as market shifts to a lower valuation, says Leuthold Group's Jim Paulsen.

  • Treasury yields rose on Friday, with the 10- year yield hovering near a one-week high as traders pared safe-haven bond positions stemming from hopes for reduced tension between Italy and the European Commission over the country's debt-laden budget. They offset worries about rising borrowing costs, U.S.- China trade tensions and strained relations...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 19- The U.S. benchmark S&P 500 stock index edged lower on Friday as strong earnings from Procter& Gamble Co were balanced by ongoing concerns about rising interest rates and geopolitical tensions denting U.S. economic growth. "When companies like give good earnings and provide good guidance, that's a good thing for the market overall," said J.J. Kinahan,...

  • *U.S.- China trade war weighs on sentiment. NEW YORK, Oct 19- Oil prices rose 1 percent on Friday on signs of surging demand in China, the world's second-biggest oil consumer, although the market was headed for a second week of losses on rising U.S. inventories and concern that trade wars were curbing economic activity. Refinery throughput in China, the world's...

  • Oct 19- U.S. stocks rose broadly on Friday, driven by the consumer staples sector which was helped by Procter& Gamble results, brushing aside growth risk concerns in Europe and political tensions in Saudi Arabia. "The fact that China is supporting its market is a comfort for the U.S. That combined with strong earnings is giving a bit of a breather from macro events, "...

  • Treasury yields rose on Friday, with the 10- year yield hovering near a one-week high as traders pared safe-haven bond positions on a recovery in Wall Street stocks and hopes for reduced tension between Italy and the European Commission. Kevin Giddis, head of fixed income capital markets with Raymond James in Memphis, Tennessee, said that despite Friday's...

  • Trader bets on more trouble for the Nasdaq

    Todd Gordon of TradingAnalysis.com says that the charts are pointing to more trouble for the Nasdaq.

  • Small-cap stocks have been getting hammered — Six experts debate what to watch next

    Here are six experts on how to best trade small-caps stocks.

  • With good earnings, we should see the market continue to go higher, says TD Ameritrade's Kinahan

    Katie Stockton, Fairlead Strategies founder and managing partner, and J.J. Kinahan, TD Ameritrade chief market strategist, join 'Squawk Box' to discuss if there is a market re-test, emerging markets and equity markets.

  • Oct 19- U.S. stock futures ticked higher on Friday as a handful of major U.S. corporations beat results forecasts, offsetting concerns about political and growth risks in Europe, China and Saudi Arabia that drove a 1 percent fall a day earlier. Trade in Europe on Friday, however, was again dominated by concern over Italy's budget, with stocks falling and the Italian...

  • Large-cap volatility will move toward small-cap volatility when there is fear in the market, says US equities head

    Jodie Gunzberg, S&P Dow Jones Indices managing director and head of U.S. equities, and Dan Suzuki, Richard Bernstein Advisors portfolio strategist, join 'Squawk Box' to discuss markets and how they're viewing small-cap stocks.

  • US is still most attractive at asset basis, says QMA's Keon

    Simeon Hyman, ProShares head of investment strategy, and Ed Keon, QMA chief investment strategist, join 'Squawk Box' to discuss markets, small-caps and if the market is in a relapse.

  • Is the market seeing a re-test or a relapse?

    CNBC's Mike Santoli reports on whether the market action is normal and what to watch for.

  • SYDNEY, Oct 19- U.S. soybeans edged higher on Friday, rebounding from losses of more than 2 percent in the previous session, though the oilseed was poised to record its biggest weekly loss in more than a month amid weak demand for U.S. stocks. *The U.S. dollar rose to one-week highs against the euro on Thursday after the European Commission said Italy's 2019 budget...

  • *European Commission says Italy budget in breach of EU rules. NEW YORK, Oct 18- U.S. stocks fell more than 1 percent on Thursday as the European Commission issued a warning regarding Italy's budget and concerns mounted over the possibility of strained relations between the United States and Saudi Arabia, further denting investors' appetite for risk amid global...

  • *European Commission says Italy budget in breach of EU rules. NEW YORK, Oct 18- U.S. stocks fell more than 1 percent on Thursday as the European Commission issued a warning regarding Italy's budget and concerns mounted over the possibility of strained relations between the United States and Saudi Arabia. Italian bond yields jumped after the European Commission...

  • A handful of S&P stocks are trading at a big discount to analyst targets

    Stocks like Western Digital, Micron Technology, Wynn, American Airlines, and Stanley, Black & Decker are trading at big discounts to Wall Street price targets, but are any worth a look? Piper Jaffray’s Craig Johnson and Susquehanna’s Stacey Gilbert investigate.