Stock Market Update
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.
2069.41[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages kicked off the holiday-shortened week with an advance that was paced by the Russell 2000 (+1.2%). The small-cap index was followed by the Nasdaq...
Bond Market Update
An ongoing synopsis of events that could have an impact on interest and FX rates as they occur in the bond market.
Yields Finish on Key Support:Treasuries eked out small gains after recovering their early losses. The complex saw some light overnight selling after the encouraging German Ifo Business Climate survey, but turned around as U.S. equity markets opened for business. A session sans data made...
After Hours Report
Recaps the day's market activity, provides an overview of key news stories released after the close and highlights key events scheduled for the next day.
Dow +91.06 at 17810.06, Nasdaq +11.10 at 4712.97, S&P +10.75 at 2063.50 The major averages ended an upbeat week with modest gains despite pulling back from their early highs. The S&P 500 gained 0.5% while the Nasdaq Composite (+0.2%) underperformed. The stock market—and specifically...