• Wall Street soars to new highs

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Stocks extended their rally on Wall Street as earnings season kicked off with solid results from banks. Fred Katayama reports.
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  • STOCKS HIT A RECORD HIGH: Here's what you need to know

    STOCKS HIT A RECORD HIGH: Here's what you need to know

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    US stocks climbed to a new record as a handful of banks reported earnings, including JPMorgan , which gained on speculation that tax cuts will boost profits.
    The S&P 500 increased 0.7%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average spiked 0.9% and the more tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 rose 0.6%.
    First up, the scoreboard:
    Dow: 25,803.93, +229.20,
    S&P 500: 2,785.87, +18.31,
    Nasdaq: 7,256.67, +49.28,
    US 10-year yield: 2.55%, +0.02
    WTI crude oil: $64.40, +$0.60, +0.94% 1. A key metric shows the stock market is at 'extreme' levels that are the most stretched in 20 years. Morgan Stanley said that the...
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  • How major US stock indexes fared on Friday

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    Rising retailers pushed U.S. stock indexes further into record territory on Friday, as the market's fabulous start to 2018 carried through its second week.
    On Friday:
    The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 18.68 points, or 0.7 percent, to 2,786.24.
    The Dow Jones industrial average climbed 228.46, or 0.9 percent, to 25,803.19.
    The Nasdaq composite rose 49.28, or 0.7 percent, to 7,261.06.
    The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks gained 5.18, or 0.3 percent, to 1,591.97.
    For the week:
    The S&P 500 is up 43.09 points, or 1.6 percent.
    The Dow is up 507.32 points, or 2 percent.
    The Nasdaq...
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  • The S&P 500 Stock Chart Couldn't Possibly Be More Bullish

    The S&P 500 Stock Chart Couldn't Possibly Be More Bullish

    5 monthes ago - By ETF Daily News

    From Larry McMillan : The chart of $SPX could not be more bullish. It is in a strong uptrend, well above all of its meaningful trailing moving averages, and continually making new all-time highs.
    Other indices are in similar shape, as far as making new all-time highs, but $SPX has the strongest chart of them all, going back to the election in November 2016. That's when this monster rally was launched, and it's still in full force.
    There are now six unfilled gaps on the $SPX chart. I have marked them with horizontal purple lines on the chart in Figure 1.
    The support areas are not that close...
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  • STOCKS HIT A RECORD HIGH: Here's what you need to know

    STOCKS HIT A RECORD HIGH: Here's what you need to know

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    US stocks climbed to a new record as a handful of banks reported earnings, including JPMorgan , which gained on speculation that tax cuts will boost profits.
    The S&P 500 increased 0.7%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average spiked 0.9% and the more tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 rose 0.7%.
    First up, the scoreboard:
    Dow: 25,803.54, +228.81,
    S&P 500: 2,786.05, +18.54,
    Nasdaq: 7,261.06, +49.28,
    US 10-year yield: 2.55%, +0.02
    WTI crude oil: $64.40, +$0.60, +0.94% 1. A key metric shows the stock market is at 'extreme' levels that are the most stretched in 20 years. Morgan Stanley said that the...
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