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.
1655.35[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 settled lower by 0.8% after early strength turned into afternoon weakness. Today's headline event came in the form of Ben Bernanke's testimony before the...
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.
Treasuries Plunge on Fed Tapering Talk: Treasuries saw sizable losses as the one-two punch of Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke’s testimony in front of the Joint Economic Committee and the minutes from the May 1 FOMC meeting fanned fears the Fed may soon begin to taper its QE bond-buying program....
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.
The S&P 500 settled lower by 0.8% after early strength turned into afternoon weakness.Today after the close the following companies reported earnings: GAME, LTD, SMTC, LTD, HPQ, ORIG, WSTL, SPTN, WDAY, DRYS, PSUN, PETM, EGHT, SNPS, SEAS, VVTVFutures are higher after hours: S&P 500 futures...