Market continues to hold

Market continues to hold

Stocks are a few ticks above the break-even mark at mid-morning Thursday. The market remains in the very narrow range it has traded in for several weeks now, seemingly caught between positive earnings news, and the uncertainty created by the… Read More >

Symbols: QQQ
Market stalls following recent strength

Market stalls following recent strength

Stocks are lower, but not by much, at mid morning Wednesday. New shots fired in the trade war helped to squash an overnight rally in stocks, leaving markets still in the relatively tight range they have traded in for several… Read More >

Symbols: SPY
Market continues to rise

Market continues to rise

Major indices are modestly higher at mid morning Tuesday. Stocks gapped up at the open, largely on the lack of further geopolitical or trade escalation, but haven’t gotten much traction since the trading floor opened. At present, the S&P 500… Read More >

Symbols: QQQ
The Market Week Ahead: Aug. 6 – Aug. 10

The Market Week Ahead: Aug. 6 – Aug. 10

Aug. 6 – This week could be a decisive one for the stock market. the S&P 500 has been hovering right around the 2,800 level since the second week of July, unable to generate any sustained  upward momentum, despite a… Read More >

Market struggles to break free

Market struggles to break free

Major indices are little changed at mid-morning Monday. The S&P 500 remains very close to the 2,800 level where it has hovered for several weeks now. At present, the S&P 500 is up 0.11%, the DJIA is down 0.13%, and… Read More >

Symbols: EEM