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.
Persistent Growth Concerns Send Stocks Lower01-Sep-15 16:05 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The stock market began September on a defensive note with a broad-based retreat that sent the S&P 500 lower by 3.0%. The benchmark index widened its Q3 loss to ...
WTI Oil Drops Following 3-Day Run, Extends Losses In After-Hours01-Sep-15 15:40 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] After rallying over $10/barrel in the past three sessions, WTI crude oil sold off today, losing 8% (or -$3.78), closing the day at $45.41/barrelA number of catalysts continue to ...
Near Lows Into Final Hour01-Sep-15 15:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 trades lower by 2.6% with one hour remaining in today's session. Equity indices slumped out of the gate, adding to their losses throughout the session amid ...
VIX Near Highs01-Sep-15 14:25 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Recent action saw the key indices tick down to fresh lows with the S&P 500 now down 2.6%. With stocks slipping to new lows during afternoon action, the ...
U.S. Manufacturing Follows Global Weakness01-Sep-15 13:55 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages remain near their session lows with the S&P 500 trading behind the Nasdaq Composite. On a day where global manufacturing PMI readings came in below ...