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.
1983.26[BRIEFING.COM] Equity indices remain near their flat lines going into the final hour with the S&P 500 (-0.2%) holding a slim loss while the Nasdaq Composite (+0.1%) outperforms. Given...
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.
Dollar and Swissy RallyThe U.S. Dollar Index added 0.51% to 96.12 today after trading as low as 92.52 on MondayThe economic data from the U.S. was mixed with Personal Income meeting the Briefing.com consensus at 0.4% m/m growth, while Personal Spending growth was only 0.3% in July, short...
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 stock market registered its second consecutive advance on Thursday with the S&P 500 jumping 2.4% while the Nasdaq Composite (+2.5%) outperformed slightly. The market endured a late afternoon swoon, but was able to return to its high by the close. Today after the close the following...