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.
A Mixed Day for Stock Market02-Sep-14 16:15 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The headlines generally favored Tuesday being another good day for the stock market. Instead, it was just a mixed day with modest point changes on either side of ...
Commodities decline; nat gas drops 4.4%, crude oil -3.1%02-Sep-14 15:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] A stronger dollar index weighted on the commodities space today.Dec gold and Dec silver fell deeper into negative territory, trading as low as $1263.10 per ounce and $19.11 per ...
Down but Not Out02-Sep-14 15:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The stock market has languished today, yet it's a stretch to say that sellers have been in total control of the proceedings. The A/D line at the NYSE ...
Seeking Direction02-Sep-14 14:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The stock market continues to struggle to find direction. The major indices are mixed with the Nasdaq drawing its main sponsorship from Apple (AAPL 103.16, +0.66), which is ...
Home Depot Hits Dow02-Sep-14 13:55 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The stock market is fighting an uphill battle right now given that it lacks any real leadership. The consumer discretionary sector (-0.3%), which was a winning standout earlier, ...