• Here's how stocks like Micron, Nike and others could fare in trade wars

    11 days ago - By CNBC

    The stock market has not priced in an escalation of trade tensions, which would slam some companies more than others, bite into earnings growth, and force price increases and spending cuts, according to UBS.
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  • Investor Optimism Rebounds, But Stays Below Average

    11 days ago - By Forbes

    Optimism among individual investors about the short-term direction of the stock market rebounded, but not enough to rise above the historical average.
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  • Markets Right Now: Stocks end mostly lower on Wall Street

    11 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - The latest on developments in financial markets :
    4 p.m.
    Stocks struggled to a mostly lower finish on Wall Street as losses for banks and energy stocks offset gains elsewhere in the market.
    Bank of New York Mellon lost 1.6 percent Thursday, and Chevron gave up 1.1 percent.
    Yelp jumped 26.7 percent after raising its revenue forecast, but Rite Aid slumped 11.5 percent after calling off its sale to the grocery chain Albertsons.
    Flowserve, Viacom and Norwegian Cruise Line all rose sharply after reporting solid results.
    The S&P 500 index fell 4 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,853.
    The...
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  • Stocks close mixed as tech continues gains

    Stocks close mixed as tech continues gains

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    Stocks were mixed Thursday. Technology and retail companies gained, while the energy and financial sectors slipped. The dollar rallied amid sharp declines in emerging-market currencies, and Treasury yields fell.
    Here's the scoreboard:
    Dow Jones industrial average : 25,508.96 −74.79
    S&P 500 : 2,856.82 −0.88
    Nasdaq Composite: 7,902.62 +14.29
    Washington and Ankara remain at odds. Turkish officials returned from meetings with a delegation from the US Treasury and State Department without any resolution to a conflict over Turkey's detention of several Americans and other issues. Strained...
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  • Growth stocks rebound after big sell-off, could signal more gains for broader market

    11 days ago - By CNBC

    Growth stocks have rebounded nicely after a steep three-day decline relative to value stocks and this could lead to more gains in the broader stock market, according to data from Bespoke Investment Group.
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