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.
Stocks Extend Rebound From October Lows24-Oct-14 16:10 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages capped a strong week with a rally that sent the S&P 500 higher by 0.7%. The benchmark index gained 4.1% for the week while the Nasdaq ...
Oil prices lose steam again, closing just above $8124-Oct-14 15:35 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Energy futures displayed weakness again today, but recovered some before the session endedWTI crude oil ran back above $81/barrel, closing -$1.02 to $81.03/barrelNatural gas recovered all of its losses, ...
More Q3 Earnings Scheduled for Next Week24-Oct-14 14:55 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 (+0.6%) sits on its best level of the day with one hour remaining in the final session of the week. Investors received the first ...
FOMC Meets Next Week24-Oct-14 14:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 (+0.5%) has returned into the neighborhood of its early afternoon high while the Russell 2000 sits right on its flat line. This week was ...
On Course For Solid Weekly Gains24-Oct-14 13:55 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages continue holding gains with the S&P 500 higher by 0.4%. Today's advance puts the benchmark index on track to finish the week higher by 3.9%. Furthermore, ...