Stock Market News: Nasdaq Reverses Higher On Trade-Talk Optimism

It was another volatile session for the stock market in afternoon trading Thursday, but buyers clearly had the upper hand. The Nasdaq erased a 0.9% early loss and was up 1.3% with about one hour to go in the session. In stock market news, Cisco Systems (CSCO), Broadcom (AVGO), Micron (MU) and Applied Materials (AMAT) […]

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Shares of banks, small-cap companies fall in London stock market amid Brexit turmoil

London’s big banks fell Thursday, but the FTSE 100 stayed just in the black in a rough day of trading as the pound plunged after resignations in the U.K. government over Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit proposal. Smaller companies, typically more vulnerable to a weakening currency, had an even tougher day as they tracked the […]

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Stock Market Slide: What's The Big Picture?

Stock Market Slide: What’s the Big Picture?Photo Credit: Shutterstock What’s going on with the stock market? We saw a pullback in October but then a bounce after the midterms. Since then, there has been a slow and continuous slide. Although everyone is concerned (rightfully so), I think it’s a good time to step back and […]

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Where We Are In The Cannabis Stock Market Cycle – An Update

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Where We Are In The Cannabis Stock Market Cycle – An Update  Seeking Alpha Full coverage Source link

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Crash: Bitcoin And The Stock Market On The Brink

(photo credit: Getty)Getty I’ve been writing about how bitcoin has been in an increasingly tight range and how when it breaks out it should run in that direction a long way. It’s trader thinking. This coiled spring compression has got downright silly in recent weeks with the usually volatile bitcoin trading in an ultra-tight range. […]

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US futures point to a slightly higher open as sterling tanks after Brexit resignations

U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open Thursday morning amid better-than-expected earnings results from Walmart and Cisco and a modest rebound in the technology sector. div > div.group > p:first-child”> At around 7:42 a.m. ET, Dow futures were up 60 points, implying a higher open of 34 points. Nasdaq and S&P 500 futures […]

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Favorite Stock Market Crystal Ball May Have a Crack in It

3 Comments By Christopher Whittall Christopher Whittall The Wall Street Journal Biography @Chris_Whittall christopher.whittall@wsj.com Nov. 15, 2018 5:30 a.m. ET High-yield bonds, one of the stock market’s best-known bellwethers of doom and gloom, might be missing a beat when it comes to predicting the next meltdown. As the S&P 500 hovers around 8% below its […]

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Stock-Market Supercomputer to Launch With Glitches

The Securities and Exchange Commission ordered the creation of the Consolidated Audit Trail in 2012. It is set to launch on Thursday with limited functionality. Photo: jonathan ernst/Reuters 4 Comments By Dave Michaels Dave Michaels The Wall Street Journal Biography @davidamichaels Updated Nov. 14, 2018 6:53 p.m. ET WASHINGTON—A data warehouse created to track all […]

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Stock Market Closes Lower After Wild Session As Indexes Remain Below This Key Level

If there was any doubt the stock market is seeking direction, Wednesday’s trading provided new evidence. X Indexes shifted direction several times. They opened higher, reversed lower, pared losses then went on a last-hour swoon. Such is the nature of the market as buyers and sellers wrestle for control. The Nasdaq composite closed with a […]

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S&P 500 at risk of erasing all of its 2018 gains as stock-market rout intensifies in Wednesday trade

The S&P 500 index was poised for a fifth straight decline on Wednesday afternoon, with a deepening slide threatening to wipe out all of the broad-market gauges gains for 2018. The S&P 500 index SPX, -0.76% was recently down 1.1% at 2,692.05, and is clinging to a gain of about 0.6%, according to FactSet data. […]

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