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.
Gobble Gobble, Stocks Wobble28-Nov-14 13:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The stock market endured some post-Thanksgiving indigestion brought on by severe weakness in the energy sector (-6.4%). The S&P 500 (-0.3%) ended at its lowest point of the day ...
Slipping28-Nov-14 12:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Equity indices have retreated from their recent levels with the S&P 500 (-0.2%) returning into the neighborhood of its opening low while the Russell 2000 (-0.6%) has slid to ...
S&P 500 Maintains Narrow Range28-Nov-14 12:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Not much change in the major averages with the session entering its final hour. The S&P 500 continues trading within a couple points of its flat line, but the ...
Consumer Sectors Provide Support28-Nov-14 11:25 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Recent action saw the S&P 500 (+0.1%) fight its way to a fresh high. However, ‘fight' is the operative word as the index remains weighed down by the plunge ...
Nasdaq Outperforms28-Nov-14 10:55 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages hover near their best levels of the session with the Nasdaq (+0.4%) outperforming. The tech-heavy index, which doesn't include energy stocks, has received support from biotechnology ...