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 End Strong Week on Upbeat Note19-Dec-14 16:10 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The stock market capped a strong week with an advance that sent the S&P 500 higher by 0.5% to extend its weekly gain to 3.4%. The Dow Jones Industrial ...
WTI Crude Oil Soaring Over $58/Barrel In Electronic Trade19-Dec-14 15:35 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] WTI crude oil prices continued to soar higher in electronic trade, rising as high as $58.34/barrelJan crude oil finished today's session $2.91 higher at $57.10/barrel.Natural gas futures sold off ...
S&P 500 Powers to Fresh High19-Dec-14 14:55 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 trades higher by 0.7% with one hour remaining in the session. The benchmark index spiked out of the gate, but spent the rest of the morning ...
S&P 500 Revisits Early High19-Dec-14 14:25 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 (+0.4%) has climbed into the neighborhood of its opening high as the subdued afternoon continues. Sector standing has not changed much with energy (+1.7%) ...
A Look to Next Week19-Dec-14 14:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 (+0.3%) continues trading ahead of the Dow Jones Industrial Average (+0.1%). The holiday-shortened week offers a condensed economic calendar. Highlights include durable goods orders, ...