Tag: Routine Market/Financial News

Opinion: How to make money from stocks — while you sleep

The early bird doesn’t just get the worm. It also gets the bulk of the stock market’s profits. That’s because most of the S&P 500’s...

Dow aims for gains early Monday but rising bond yields slam tech stocks

U.S. stocks opened mostly higher Monday, with tech-related shares coming under additional selling pressure as government bond yields extended their climb following Senate passage of...

European stocks softer in aftermath of Fed Chair Powell’s comments

European stocks struggled on Friday, following sharp losses for Wall Street after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell indicated the central bank wasn’t ready to stem...

Dow clings to gain, but tech stocks slide while Beige Book shows only modest economic uptick

U.S. stock benchmarks mostly were lower Wednesday afternoon, as technology shares weighed down the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite, after bond yields spiked and weaker-than-expected...

We were ‘dangerously close’ to collapse of ‘entire system,’ says Interactive Brokers founder ahead of GameStop hearing

“ ‘What I would like to point out here is that we have come dangerously close to the collapse of the entire system, and the...

Oil prices move up as traders eye signs of improving energy demand

Oil futures moved up on Tuesday, shaking off earlier weakness, as signs of improving energy demand put global benchmark prices on track to tally an...

GameStop, AMC stocks close lower as oversight momentum builds, Reddit poster to testify

GameStop Corp. shares closed lower Thursday for their third trading day this week as volatile trading of heavily shorted stocks comes under more federal scrutiny....

S&P 500 earnings recession set to end, as Q4 EPS swings to growth

The S&P 500 earnings recession is now set to end, as bottom-line results for the fourth quarter have swung to growth for the first time...

Get ready for a 10% stock drop, driven by the 3 ‘Rs,’ warns Bank of America

An earlier version of this article incorrectly described changes in investment-grade corporate yields over the past decade. The article has been corrected. Bank of America...

Tech stocks won’t crash according to this fund manager, dubbed the English Warren Buffett

Technology stocks are difficult to value but are unlikely to crash, according to one of Europe’s best known fund managers. Terry Smith, who has been...

U.S. stocks close lower for the week after release of big bank quarterly results, Biden aid plan

U.S. stock benchmarks closed the week on a down note Friday, with the three major indexes registering their largest one week drop since October 30,...

Dow rises, but tech stocks slip as ‘reflation trade’ grips Wall Street after Democrats flip Senate seat

U.S. stocks mostly shook off early losses to trade higher Wednesday, though technology sector stocks remained lower, after Democrats scored at least one U.S. Senate...

Is the stock market open? Here are the market hours on New Year’s Eve and Day

Wall Street on Thursday is looking forward to a farewell to a pandemic-stricken year in the last trading day of 2020. U.S. stock markets, energy...

European stocks rise on Brexit progress and U.S. stimulus hopes

European stocks made modest gains on Wednesday, as the European Union reported progress toward a post-Brexit trade deal. The pan-European Stoxx 600 SXXP, +0.63% rose...

European stocks and U.S. equity futures rise on stimulus hopes and COVID-19 vaccine optimism

European stocks and U.S. equity futures climbed on Wednesday, following a record session on Wall Street amid optimism over progress on a new American stimulus...

European stocks and U.S. equity futures rise ahead of jobs data

A stall selling Christmas specialties is seen in a pedestrian area of Berlin’s Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf district on Dec. 3, 2020. AFP via Getty Images European stocks...

Oil prices end higher as OPEC+ agrees to a gradual increase in output for 2021

Oil futures ended higher Thursday, even though major producers agreed to a gradual increase in crude production starting in January, defying earlier expectations for an...

European stocks struggle and U.S. futures fall as blockbuster November comes to a close

European stocks struggled for direction on the last day of November, as investors looked toward December and a potential Santa rally, referring to typical late-year...

European stocks and U.S. equity futures inch higher as worries simmer over rising COVID-19 cases

A pedestrian wearing a face mask or covering due to the COVID-19 pandemic, walks past a Christmas-themed window display on Oxford Street in central London,...

Dow, S&P 500 end at record highs Monday as stock market rallies amid further vaccine progress

Stocks clinched a fresh round of records Monday, as alarming U.S. COVID-19 infection rates and hospitalizations were overshadowed by promising vaccine developments. The least-loved sectors...

Here’s what strategists are saying about tech stocks and the rotation into value

In this file photo taken on August 8, 2020, a nurse shows a COVID-19 coronavirus vaccine produced by Chinese company Sinovac Biotech at São Lucas...

Dow futures slide 500 points and European equity futures drop as Big Tech earnings, COVID-19 and election worries weigh

A man’s reflection is shown in Apple’s flagship store in Madrid’s Puerta del Sol on Oct. 26, 2020. It remains closed due to the pandemic....

European stocks lower and U.S. equity futures stabilize amid earnings, pandemic worries

A street sign advises members of the public to “Maintain Social Distance” in Liverpool, north west England on October 12, 2020, as new local lockdown...

Stock market books 4th straight gain ahead of earnings kick off

U.S. stock benchmarks finished sharply higher Monday as investors bought technology giants and shifted their focus to corporate earnings starting this week. The moves come...

European stocks steady, Dow futures rise 160 points on hopes stalled stimulus will come later

ozan kose/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images European stocks wobbled on Wednesday, while U.S. equity futures climbed as investors grappled with American politics and crucial stimulus talks that...