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.
Oil Slides From Highs01-Oct-14 14:05 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Not much change in the major averages as sellers remain in control with the S&P 500 (-1.3%) trading at a fresh low for the day. The ...
New Lows (but Not for Utilities)01-Oct-14 13:25 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major indices have all slipped to new lows for the session since the top of the hour, maintaining the bearish disposition they have shown for most of the ...
Cyclical Sectors Lag at Midday01-Oct-14 13:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Equity indices hover near their lows at midday with the Nasdaq Composite (-1.3%) showing the largest decline. For its part, the S&P 500 trades lower by 1.0% with nine ...
100-Day Average in Focus01-Oct-14 12:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Equity indices have returned to their early lows with the S&P 500 (-0.7%) trading within two points of its session low. The benchmark index had tried to string together ...
Influential Sectors Remain Weak01-Oct-14 12:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 (-0.7%) has taken a step back from its recent rebound high amid continued weakness in heavily-weighted sectors like industrials (-1.2%), technology (-1.0%), and health care (-0.9%). ...