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 Revisit Highs From Tuesday08-Apr-20 16:20 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The stock market rallied on Wednesday, though the advance found resistance near Tuesday's opening high. The S&P 500 gained 3.4% while the Russell 2000 (+4.6%) outperformed. Equities got off ...
Near Highs Into Home Stretch08-Apr-20 15:35 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages trade near yesterday's opening highs with 30 minutes left in today's session. The S&P 500 is up 3.5% while the Russell 2000 (+5.1%) is continuing its ...
Rally Extended08-Apr-20 15:00 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages trade at their best levels of the day with the S&P 500 (+3.2%) hovering about 11 points below yesterday's opening high. The FOMC Minutes from the ...
Fed Outlines Extreme Uncertainty On Outlook Due To Coronavirus08-Apr-20 14:30 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] The major averages push to session highs on headlines out of Algeria where headlines from the emergency OPEC+ meeting are trickling out. Some reports suggest production cuts could reach ...
Gold Settles Little Changed Ahead Of FOMC Minutes08-Apr-20 13:55 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] We've trickled slightly off our levels from half an hour ago with the benchmark S&P 500 (+2.13%) now holding a modest lead.Gold futures settled up less than a dollar ...