Stock Market Update
Frequent updates that focus on broad U.S. and overseas market activity, key economic releases and stock futures trading that begin prior to U.S. market open and end with a final comment after the close.
1945.52[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages have inched away from their early highs, but they remain in positive territory. The S&P 500 (+0.2%) holds a slim gain with seven sectors trading in the...
Bond Market Update
An ongoing synopsis of events that could have an impact on interest and FX rates as they occur in the bond market.
Euro Tumbles Below 1.2750: The Dollar Index has rallied to its best level in a week. The dollar saw a boost following the release of the CPI number, which showed the headline figure come in slightly hotter than expected. It should be noted that the core CPI figure came in cool. Still...
After Hours Report
Recaps the day's market activity, provides an overview of key news stories released after the close and highlights key events scheduled for the next day.
The stock market enjoyed another broad-based advance on Tuesday with the S&P 500 (+2.0%) posting its fourth consecutive gain. The benchmark index made its biggest jump in more than a year and recaptured its 200-day moving average (1906.95) while the Nasdaq Composite (+2.4%) outperformed...