Markets try to rebound after gap down

Markets try to rebound after gap down

Stocks are relatively flat Friday morning, although some tech names are higher. Tweets and at TV interview where the president spoke about additional tariffs on China, criticized the Federal Reserve’s interest-rate policy, and accuse both the EU and China of… Read More >

Symbols: XLE
Stocks open lower on disappointing earnings reports

Stocks open lower on disappointing earnings reports

Stocks are lower at mid-morning Thursday. A series of disappointing earnings reports from American Express (AXP) and Ebay (EBAY) since yesterday’s close dampened investors’ enthusiasm. At present, the S&P 500 is down 0.25%, the DJIA is down 0.28%, and the… Read More >

Symbols: AXP EBAY SPY
Stocks flat on hump day

Stocks flat on hump day

Stocks are relatively quiet at mid-morning Wednesday. Major indices are on either side of the break-even mark. A number of… Read More >

Symbols: XLF
Markets struggle after gap up

Markets struggle after gap up

Stocks opened higher Thursday, but haven’t really shown any inclination to move from there. Trade tensions eased overnight on reports… Read More >

Symbols: SPY
Stocks break out

Stocks break out

Stocks in the U.S. are modestly higher at mid-morning Friday. The Nasdaq is leading the major indices higher as new… Read More >

Symbols: VXX