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.
WTI Oil Stages Late-Day Rally, Ends With Modest Loss30-Mar-15 15:35 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Heading into the close, WTI crude oil rallied sharply, rising over $1/barrel to around $48.69/barrelBy the time floor trading ended, May crude was down $0.22 at $48.65/barrelMay natural gas ...
Trading Volume Below Average30-Mar-15 14:55 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 trades higher by 1.3% with one hour remaining in the session. Today's affair has been very quiet on the news front, but that ...
Energy Sector Holds the Lead30-Mar-15 14:25 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 (+1.3%) has climbed to a new session high with the energy sector extending its gain to 1.9%. Interestingly, the growth-sensitive group has been able ...
Personal Savings on the Up and Up30-Mar-15 13:55 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Equity indices remain near their best levels of the day. In the tug-and-pull relationship between savings and spending, savings is clearly winning. Personal income ...
U.S. Stocks Push Higher To Record Further Gains30-Mar-15 13:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major U.S. indices have continued to establish new session highs in recent trade. In equities, Analog Devices (ADI 64.57, +5.73) shares are at 14 years high after ...