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.
Bulls Keep on Running17-May-13 16:15 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 ended this week with a bang, roaring to a new all-time high on the back of stronger-than-expected economic data, influential leadership, and an ongoing appreciation for ...
Gold Falls For Seventh Consecutive Session, Drops 5% For The Week17-May-13 15:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] June crude oil advanced for a third consecutive session despite strength in the dollar index. The energy component briefly dipped into the red and to a session low ...
Market Set in Its Bullish Ways17-May-13 15:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] There isn't a final resolution to today's trading yet, but in the last hour participants have resolved to push the envelope and take the market to new session highs. ...
Bulls Making Another Move17-May-13 14:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The market has perked up a bit and is re-testing its best levels of the day with a move above 1660. Perhaps the dovish remarks from Minneapolis Fed ...
Sideways17-May-13 14:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Sideways continues to be the prevailing direction for the broader market. Interestingly, there has not been much reaction thus far to some policy-related headlines that hit in the ...