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.
Stocks Finish Flat After AHCA Vote Pulled24-Mar-17 16:15 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages opened Friday with modest gains as investors were cautiously optimistic that the American Health Care Act would pass in the House. However, that positive sentiment faded ...
Crude snaps out of a 3-session downtrend ahead of the weekend's OPEC/non-OPEC ministerial meeting24-Mar-17 15:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Crude oil snapped out of a 3-session downtrend, closed near session highs ahead of this weekend's OPEC/non-OPEC ministerial meeting May crude oil futures rose $0.32 (+0.7%) to $48.01/barrelBaker Hughes ...
Stocks Slip Ahead of AHCA Vote24-Mar-17 15:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 (-0.2%) hovers a tick below its flat line as investors await the House vote on the American Health Care Act, which is expected to take place ...
Crude Oil Jumps Into the Green24-Mar-17 14:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Equity indices trade mixed with the Dow (-0.1%) and the Nasdaq (+0.3%) trading on opposite sides of the S&P 500 (+0.1%).Crude oil has made a swift move into the ...
Materials Underperform24-Mar-17 14:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages have slipped in recent action. The S&P 500 now trades at its unchanged mark.The lightly-weighted materials sector (-0.6%) holds the bottom spot on today's leaderboard by ...