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.
Small Caps Lead Stocks Higher22-Jul-14 16:15 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The stock market finished the Tuesday session on an upbeat note with small caps pacing the rally. The Russell 2000 advanced 0.8%, while the S&P 500 added 0.5% with ...
Oil prices slip, WTI Aug crude falls 0.7%, ending the day below $104/barrel22-Jul-14 15:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Aug gold fell for the first time in five sessions as the dollar index gained strength. The yellow metal popped to a session high of $1316.80 per ounce in ...
Into the Home Stretch22-Jul-14 15:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 trades higher by 0.4% with one hour remaining in the session. The benchmark index spent the first 90 minutes of action in a steady climb before ...
Noteworthy Earnings on Tap22-Jul-14 14:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Stocks remain near their highs as the subdued afternoon continues. Participants received a full slate of quarterly earnings this morning with another set expected this afternoon. The ...
Russell 2000 Holds the Lead22-Jul-14 14:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Equity indices have spent the better part of the past three hours near their current levels. The Russell 2000 (+1.0%) continues holding the lead, which puts the small-cap index ...