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.
Nasdaq Leads27-May-15 11:25 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages remain near their highs with the Nasdaq Composite (+0.8%) trading ahead of the S&P 500 (+0.6%). The Nasdaq outperforms thanks to solid gains ...
Buyers Maintain Control27-May-15 11:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Equity indices continue holding the bulk of their gains with the S&P 500 (+0.6%) trading about three points below its best level of the session. The ...
Dollar and Copper Flat, Oil Steady Near $58/Barrel Ahead Of EIA Data27-May-15 10:40 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The dollar traded modestly down for a good portion of early AM trading, but has recently rallied back to near positive for the session.The index currently continues to hold ...
Stocks Climb Following Greece-related News27-May-15 10:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Equity indices have climbed to new highs with the S&P 500 now up 0.5%. The recent move has taken place amid reports that Greek officials and Eurogroup members have ...
Large Sectors Pace Opening Advance27-May-15 09:40 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] As expected, the major averages began the day with modest gains. The S&P 500 trades higher by 0.2% with eight sectors in the green. Heavily-weighted health ...