Economic Data/News

Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Surge But End With Lower Gains

Sector Recap | |

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke hinted at the possible need for additional monetary policy support as economic weakness may prove to be more persistent then expected, and that

Equities Market Roundup: Bernanke Stimulus Talk Boosts Stocks

Equities Editors Desk | |

Wall Street received a much needed pick-me-up after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said today that additional stimulus could be in the works if the market and economy needs it. While many

White Knuckle Time

George Brooks | |

A spastic rally broke down yesterday as expected at projected resistance and produced a loss for the day.Today: a slight firming in the U.S. stock-index futures suggests a mixed to positive open.

Equities Sector Coverage: Tech and Industrial Stocks Lead Decliners

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The U.S. Trade Deficit widened by a larger than expected margin at $50.23 billion versus a $44 billion estimate. This was the widest deficit since October 2008. The Dow Jones Industrial Average

Equities Sector Coverage: Bulls Get Tough Day on Wall Street

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The major market focuses this week include the start of second quarter earnings season. The U.S. Treasury market faces supply with three auctions; $32 billion 3-Year notes on Tuesday, $21 billion

Equities Market Roundup: Stocks Take a Beating on Economy Woes

Equities Editors Desk | |

Wall Street is starting the week with a massive sell-off as the S&P 500 is down 1.75 percent and the Dow Jones Industrial Average is 1.29 percent. The NASDAQ is down about 2 percent as well.

July Could Be a Pivotal Month

George Brooks | |

Without a breakthrough in Congress on the debt ceiling or the economy, I expect a drop to DJIA 12,450 followed by a brief technical rally, followed by a drop to the 12,275 area. For the S&P


George Brooks | |

Yesterday I indicated I felt the stock market rebounded too sharply and needed a consolidation with support at DJIA 12,275 (S&P 500: 1307). I hold to that.Whether, those levels hold is

Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Boost By Jobs, Retail Sales

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According to ADP the private sector added 157,000 jobs in June. Weekly Initial Jobless Claims came in at 418,000, above 400,000 for the last 13 weeks. Remember that the 350,000 level is the

Equities Market Roundup: Wall Street Bullish on Jobs, Retail Reports

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U.S. stocks are showing strength after a slow start to the holiday shortened week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up by 100 points, and the S&P 500 and NASDAQ are both up over 1 percent

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