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.
Russell 2000 Leads Stocks Lower10-Dec-13 16:15 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages spent the entire session in a steady downtrend, but despite persistent selling pressure, today's losses were limited in scope. The Dow, S&P 500, and Nasdaq shed ...
Gold And Silver Hold Strong Gains10-Dec-13 15:35 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Commodities ended mixed this morning with metals higher and energy and agriculture mixed. Gold and silver ended today's session with strong gains and finished just under its HoD. ...
Into the Home Stretch10-Dec-13 15:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] With one hour remaining in today's session, the major averages continue hovering near their lows. Even though today's selling pressure has been persistent enough to short-circuit the S&P 500's ...
Light Day of Economic Data Ahead10-Dec-13 14:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Stocks remain near their lows as the underperformance of defensively-oriented consumer staples (-0.8%) and health care (-0.6%) outweighs the relative strength of cyclical groups like consumer discretionary (+0.1%), industrials ...
Selling Pressure Persists10-Dec-13 14:05 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 has notched a fresh low in a move that involved the industrial sector (-0.1%) slipping into the red. The group continues to trade ahead of the ...