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Archive US: Trading

  • Robert Shiller on the market

    Yale professor of economics Robert Shiller discusses valuations, regulations and Trump with Brian Sullivan.

  • Buy these two S&P losers?

    While many stocks are hitting record highs, TripAdvisor and L Brands are at multi-year lows. Ari Wald of Oppenheimer and Eddy Elfenbein of Crossing Wall Street discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • Trader’s deep dive into where stocks are headed next

    Todd Gordon takes a close look at long-term stock market charts.

  • Feb 23- U.S. stocks were buoyed on Thursday by gains in the energy sector and a renewed pledge by President Donald Trump to chief executives of major U.S. companies to bring back millions of jobs to the United States. Trump is scheduled to address a joint session of Congress on Feb. 28. "The market is willing to hang in there, so to speak, for now, waiting on it," said JJ Kinahan,...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 23- Global stock prices posted record highs for a third straight session on Thursday, propelled by an oil rally after a surprise drop in U.S. crude inventories and comments by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin about pursuing significant tax reform. This outlook for policy accommodation lifted gold prices to a three-month high near $1,250 an...

  • TORONTO, Feb 23- Canada's main stock index rose on Thursday as energy company stocks were boosted by gains in oil prices, while higher prices for bullion lifted shares of gold miners. The energy group climbed 1.3 percent, as oil prices rose more than $1 a barrel after U.S. data showed a surprise decline in inventories, suggesting a global glut may be ending after...

  • *Mnuchin says expects significant tax reform. *Boston Scientific drops on heart device recall, rival up. Feb 23- The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit record intraday highs on Thursday as a rally in oil prices added to optimism about U.S.

  • Feb 23- U.S. stocks looked set to open near record highs on Thursday as a rally in oil prices added to rising optimism about U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told CNBC on Thursday that he expected a "very significant" tax reform to be enacted by Congress' August recess. "There is an incremental buy on the market everyday," said Drew Forman, co-head of sales and...

  • *Asia ex- Japan, Nikkei slip after Wall Street's mixed performance. SINGAPORE, Feb 23- Asian stocks pulled back from a 19- month high on Thursday, while the dollar tried to steady from losses suffered in the wake of the U.S. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was fractionally lower.

  • *Global stocks retreat from record high. NEW YORK, Feb 22- Global stocks pulled back from record highs on Wednesday while the dollar declined after minutes from the U.S. The perceived less hawkish tone of the Fed's record of the Jan. 31- Feb. 1 policy meeting helped lift gold and U.S. bonds from negative territory.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 22- The S&P 500 ended modestly weaker on Wednesday, holding losses after minutes from the Federal Reserve's last meeting kept alive a potential near-term interest rate hike, while DuPont shares helped the Dow close at an all-time high for a ninth straight session. The major U.S. indexes are trading around record highs, driven up since President...

  • What is the bond market saying?

    Bond investors and stock investors appear to have different ideas about the economy. Matt Maley of Miller Tabak and Dennis Davitt of Harvest Volatility Management discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • What bitcoin’s surge is telling us about stocks

    Bitcoin is approaching a record high. Matt Maley of Miller Tabak and Dennis Davitt of Harvest Volatility Management discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • Feb 22- U.S. stocks were modestly weaker on Wednesday after the release of minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest meeting showed many of the central bank's policymakers said it may be appropriate to raise interest rates again "fairly soon." The major U.S. indexes are trading around record highs, driven up since President Donald Trump's Nov 8 election by the...

  • Shares rose 1.8 percent to $64.00 in pre-market trading on Wednesday. "The underlying satellite business continued to underperform," said Spencer Kurn, an analyst at New Street Research. Craig Moffett, an analyst at MoffettNathanson, estimated that Dish lost 245,000 satellite subscribers in the fourth quarter. "

  • *Fed to release minutes at 2:00 p.m. ET. The Fed will release the minutes of its Jan. 31- Feb. 1 meeting at 2:00 p.m. ET. "The market has priced in rate hikes and is welcoming it," said Andre Bakhos, managing director at Janlyn capital in Bernardsville, New Jersey.

  • LONDON/ BOSTON, Feb 21- Stock market optimism about U.S. The level of shorts- a bet that a stock will fall- taken out against the Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 13 percent in the 30 days to Feb. 20, while shorts against Europe's STOXX 600 rose 18 percent over the same period, data from FIS' Astec Analytics showed. But hedge fund managers like Seth Klarman, who has been...

  • LONDON/ BOSTON, Feb 21- Stock market optimism about U.S. The level of shorts- a bet that a stock will fall- taken out against the Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 13 percent in the 30 days to Feb. 20, while shorts against Europe's STOXX 600 rose 18 percent over the same period, data from FIS' Astec Analytics showed. But hedge fund managers like Seth Klarman, who has been...

  • LONDON/ BOSTON, Feb 21- Stock market optimism about U.S. The level of shorts- a bet that a stock will fall- taken out against the Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 13 percent in the 30 days to Feb. 20, while shorts against Europe's STOXX 600 rose 18 percent over the same period, data from FIS' Astec Analytics showed. But hedge fund managers like Seth Klarman, who has been...

  • LONDON/ BOSTON, Feb 21- Stock market optimism about U.S. The level of shorts- a bet that a stock will fall- taken out against the Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 13 percent in the 30 days to Feb. 20, while shorts against Europe's STOXX 600 rose 18 percent over the same period, data from FIS' Astec Analytics showed. But hedge fund managers like Seth Klarman, who has been...