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.
S&P 500 Ends Week Below 50-Day Average17-Apr-15 16:10 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages ended Friday with a broad-based retreat that caused the market to turn negative for the week. The S&P 500 lost 1.1%, ending the week lower by ...
WTI Oil Closes Below $56/Barrel17-Apr-15 15:40 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] WTI oil futures retreated some today, ultimately losing 2% to $55.71/barrelMay nat gas fell $0.05 to $2.63/MMBtuThe dollar index was back near the unchanged mark this afternoon, which left ...
On Lows Into Final Hour17-Apr-15 15:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 trades lower by 1.4% with one hour remaining in the session. The benchmark index spent a large part of last week near its 50-day ...
S&P 500 Extends Decline17-Apr-15 14:25 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The stock market has retreated to a fresh low during afternoon action with the S&P 500 widening its decline to 1.4% while the Dow Jones Industrial Average is now ...
Inflation Shows No Sign of Acceleration17-Apr-15 14:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages remain near their session lows The latest CPI report showed more of the same benign inflation trends. Consumer prices increased 0.2% for a second ...