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 Inch Higher on Light Volume01-Jun-15 16:10 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The stock market began June on a modestly higher note with the S&P 500 adding 0.2%. Index futures spiked just before 7:00 ET, reacting to chatter ...
Oil Recovers, Gold And Silver Erase Morning Gains01-Jun-15 15:35 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] WTI crude oil futures recovered in afternoon trade to erase most of its losses.July crude ended today's session $0.02 lower at $60.24/barrel.July nat gas gained $0.02 to $2.65/MMBtuPrecious metals ...
Trading Volume Below Average01-Jun-15 14:55 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 trades higher by 0.5% with one hour remaining in the session. The benchmark index spent the first half of the trading day near ...
Stocks on Highs01-Jun-15 14:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Equity indices remain at their best levels of the day with the S&P 500 trading higher by 0.5%. The health care sector (+0.7%) continues holding the lead, ...
Savings over Spending Return01-Jun-15 13:55 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages hover near their session highs. The desire for savings over spending returned in April. Personal income increased 0.4% in April after being flat ...