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.
Q2 GDP Beats; Small Caps Rally; and Fed Tapers Again30-Jul-14 16:15 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The stock market ended the Wednesday session on a mixed note with small caps displaying relative strength. The Nasdaq Composite (+0.5%) and Russell 2000 (+0.4%) registered modest gains, while ...
Crude Falls 0.6%, Drops Below $100/Barrel In Electronic Trade30-Jul-14 15:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Aug gold fell into negative territory in morning action as the dollar index strengthened after an advance GDP reading showed a 4.0% expansion during Q2 (Briefing.com consensus expected GDP ...
More Noteworthy Data on the Way30-Jul-14 14:55 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 trades flat with one hour remaining in the session. It has been a busy day on the economic front with the release of the GDP report ...
Treasuries Climbing Off Lows30-Jul-14 14:35 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 (+0.2%) has inched up from its recent level as participants continue digesting the latest policy statement from the Fed. After the Q2 GDP report ...
Fed Tapers Once Again30-Jul-14 14:05 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The Federal Open Market Committee has released its latest policy statement, which called for a $10 billion taper that will reduce the size of monthly asset purchases to $25 ...