Dow Futures, September 16, 2014: On Monday, markets remained highly anticipative of Chinese e-com giant Alibaba Holding Group's initial public offering, slated for this week.
But the news isn't all rosy for investors around the world. Dow Jones futures are down 29 points today. According to Bloomberg, Chinese residents are angry that they lack the financial resources or qualifications to invest in the Chinese e-commerce giant's stock.
Here’s what else you should know to make your Tuesday profitable…
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Dow Jones Today Gains 43 Points but Nasdaq Plunges as FB, NFLX, TSLA Slip
The Dow Jones today was on the rise as markets gear up for Chinese e-comm giant Alibaba Holding Group's initial public offering, slated for Friday.
The tech sector took a hit this afternoon. The Nasdaq slipped roughly 1% today, with Tesla Motors (Nasdaq: TSLA) falling 9% and Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) and Netflix (Nasdaq: NFLX) both off nearly 4%.Here are the top stories from the stock market today…
DJIA Sheds 61 Points as Markets Suffer First Weekly Loss in Six Weeks
The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) closed down 61 points Friday, dipping beneath the 17,000 mark, while the S&P Volatility Index (VIX) soared more than 10% intraday.
Economic concerns tied to the new round of sanctions against Russian oil and gas companies weighed heavily on oil stocks this afternoon.Here are the top stories from the stock market today...
DJIA Today Dips on Energy News, plus AAPL Slips Further Ahead of Big Reveal
The DJIA today dipped due to a slide in energy prices, and U.S. stocks were mixed overall. Global growth concerns weighed heavily on crude oil prices, with Brent crude prices slipping below $100 per barrel for the first time in more than a year.
This dragged down prices of global producers and oilfield service providers such as BP (NYSE: BP) and Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB).Here are the top stories in the stock market today…
Stock Market Closes Down Today as AAPL Continues Slide, Energy Sector Hit by BP Ruling
U.S. stock markets slipped this afternoon, erasing this morning's gains after new concerns about the U.S. labor force emerged just two days before the release of the August unemployment level. In addition, a major court ruling hammered the U.S. energy sector.Here's the scorecard from today's stock market close, and here are the top stories from the stock market today...
DJIA Today Adds 10 Points, but AAPL’s 4% Tumble Weighs on Nasdaq
DJIA Today, Sept. 3, 2014: The Dow Jones Industrial Average managed to eke out a 10-point gain Wednesday, but overall U.S. markets were mixed as global tensions and strong auto sales offset one another. The Nasdaq was weighed down heavily by the tech sector this afternoon, as shares of Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) slumped more than 4%.Here are the top stories from the stock market today…
Dow Jones Today Dips 30 Points – but DGLY Spikes Again
The Dow Jones today dipped 30 points after a rash of geopolitical concerns hit markets and crude oil prices slipped to a 15-month low. Rising concerns in Pakistan, Iraq, and Ukraine outweighed positive news on the U.S. economy.Now, here are the top stories from the stock market today…
DJIA Today Dips on Ukraine Concerns, but AAPL a Bright Spot with Sept. 9 Event
The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) today shed 42 points today and gold prices rose for the third consecutive session as investors sought safety from rising geopolitical tensions in Ukraine. This morning, Russian forces invaded Ukraine via the eastern border.
The losses remained tempered by a batch of strong economic data that saw U.S. second-quarter GDP growth revised upward to 4.2%.Here are the top stories from the stock market today…
Gold Prices Today Rise 0.7% as Fears Reignite in Russia-Ukraine Region
Gold prices today (Thursday) climbed higher in morning trading, on track for global gains across three consecutive trading sessions.Here are the current spot gold and futures prices, and exactly how the Russia-Ukraine conflict is driving up the yellow metal…
Stock Market News Today Driven by BKW and AMZN Acquisitions
Stock market news today, August 27, 2014: U.S. stock markets struck multiple intraday records on Tuesday, as strong consumer data suggested further momentum for the economy. The S&P 500 hit another record, fresh off its first intraday rise over the 2,000 level yesterday.Here’s what you should know to make your Wednesday profitable…
DJIA Today Hits New Intraday High, S&P 500 Closes Above 2,000 for First Time
DJIA Today, Aug. 26, 2014: U.S. stock markets struck multiple intraday records this afternoon, as strong consumer data suggested further momentum for the economy. The Dow Jones hit an all-time intraday high of 17,153.80. The S&P 500 Index hit another record to close above 2,000 for the first time today, fresh off its first intraday rise over that landmark level yesterday.Now, here are the top stories from the stock market today…
Stock Market Today Moving on AMZN, BKW, and BBY News
Stock market today, August 26, 2014: U.S. futures were flat this morning, a day after the S&P 500 Index cracked the 2,000 level for the first time ever and set a new all-time closing high just shy of that milestone.
Yesterday's rise was fueled by confidence in the financial and biotech sectors, which outweighed concerns about new housing sales falling to a four-month low. This morning, the U.S. Commerce Department reported that U.S. durable goods orders spiked by a record 22.6% in July.Here’s what you should know to make your Tuesday profitable:
Stock Market Closes Higher Today with ITMN, BKW, and THI Logging Big Gains
Stock Market Close, Aug. 25, 2014: U.S. stocks were on the rise again Monday, with the S&P 500 Index cracking the 2,000 level for the first time ever and setting a new all-time closing high just shy of that milestone. The rise was fueled by investor confidence in the financial and biotech sectors, which outweighed concerns about new housing sales falling to a four-month low.Now, here are the top stories from the stock market today...
Dow Jones Futures Up Today on Merger News; BKW and ITMN Are Premarket Movers
Stock market news today, Aug. 25, 2014: This morning, Dow Jones futures were up modestly on increased merger activity and rising confidence in monetary policy from the European Central Bank. In Jackson Hole, Wyo., ECB President Mario Draghi hinted at further stimulus to keep the gears moving in some of the continent's struggling nations.Here’s what you should know to make your Monday profitable:
DJIA Today Dips 38 Points; AAPL, GMCR, DYN Among Day's Gainers
DJIA Today, Aug. 22, 2014: U.S. stocks were mixed on Friday as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech in Jackson Hole, Wyo., failed to beat back renewed geopolitical concerns in eastern Ukraine.
This morning, NATO announced that Russia was building up a strong troop presence on the eastern border of Ukraine, while another convoy entered the country.Now, here are the top stories from the stock market today...
Dow Jones Today Shatters 17,000; EBAY, AZN, S Among Day's Big Gainers
Dow Jones Today, Aug. 21, 2014: U.S. stocks rose on positive data Thursday to kick off the third quarter. American home resales hit a 10-month high last month, while jobless claims slipped again last week by another 14,000 to 298,000. The S&P 500 Index struck its 28th record high this year, ticking closer to the 2,000 level.Here are the top stories from the stock market today...