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Stock Market News: Dow Dips on Global Growth Forecast
Stock market news, June 11, 2014: The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped more than triple-digits on news that the World Bank slashed its global growth forecast from 3.2% to 2.8%.But that wasn't the only news moving the markets today. Here are the other top stock market news stories from Wednesday...
Today's Stock Market News Led by GM, AMZN, and AGN
Stock market news, June 10, 2014: The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at another record high today after adding 2.82 points. The Dow was down most of the day, but rallied in the last hour. U.S. crude oil futures flirted with $105 per barrel.Here’s what topped today’s stock market news…
Stock Market Today: Top News and Profit Plays to Make Now
The stock market today soared and the Dow Jones Industrial Average struck another record high on Friday after a positive jobs report and increased support from the European Central Bank.
After a sluggish start to 2014, the U.S. economy added 217,000 jobs in May, the fourth consecutive month of strong gains. Although the labor participation rate remained at a concerning 62.8%, the official unemployment rate remained at 6.3%.Here's the scorecard from today's trading session and the top stories from the stock market today...
Stock Market Close Today Sees Another Record High for the Dow Jones
Stock market today, June 5, 2014:Today's (Thursday) stock market close was in positive territory andthe Dow Jones Industrial Average reached a record high again after the European Central Bank announced plans to cut interest rates and possibly consider stimulus efforts. The ECB slashed its main refinancing rate to a historic low from 0.25% to 0.15%. It also cut its deposit rate to -0.1%.Here’s the scorecard and today’s top stories:
The Most Important Stories from Today's Market Trading
Here's the scorecard from today's market trading:
DOW: 16,722; -0.13%And here are the top stories from today’s market trading:
S&P 500: 1,924; -0.05%
NASDAQ: 4,234; -0.08%
June 2: Stock Market Today Sees New Record Highs
The stock market today ended with the Dow Jones Industrial Average and Standard & Poor's 500 Index closing at record high levels.
Here's the scorecard from today's trading session:
DOW: 16,743.63, +0.2%And here are the top stories from the stock market today:
S&P 500: 1,924.97, +0.1%
NASDAQ: 4,237.20, -0.1%.
What the Stock Market Did Today: More Record Highs
What the Stock Market Did Today, May 30, 2014: The stock market today (Friday) was flat on weaker-than-expected consumer spending data. Consumer spending represents a little more than 70% of all U.S. economic activity. The U.S. Commerce Department reported that consumer spending slid by 0.1% in April, the first downturn in a year.
Here's the scorecard from today's trading session:
DOW: 16,717.17, +0.11%And here are the top stories from the stock market today…
S&P 500: 1,923.57, +0.18%
NASDAQ: 4,242.62, -0.13%
Dow Jones Futures Up Today Ahead of This Market News
Dow Jones futures today, May 29, 2014: Dow Jones futures pointed to a 0.07% gain ahead of open today (Thursday). This morning, the U.S. federal government announced that first quarter gross domestic product (GDP) slipped by 1% - much more than the 0.4% expected contraction.Here’s what will affect Dow Jones futures today, and other top market news…
The Top Stories to Watch in the Stock Market Today
Stock market today, May 23, 2014: The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased on Thursday on positive news in the housing market. Data from the National Association of Realtors indicated a 1.3% increase in home sales in April. This is the first increase of the year.Here’s what to watch for in the stock market today:
What to Watch in the Stock Market Today: One of the Largest Hacks in U.S. History
Stock market today, May 22, 2014: Yesterday (Wednesday), the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed with a triple digit jump after no surprises emerged from the U.S. Federal Reserve's April meeting minutes.Here’s what you should know to make your Thursday profitable:
Top Financial News: FOMC Minutes Today, Detroit's JP Morgan Bailout, and More
Top financial news today, May 21, 2014: The Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted more than 100 points on Tuesday after a sharp selloff in retail stocks rattled the markets.Here are the top financial news stories you should know to make your Wednesday profitable…
Wall Street News: HD, TWTR, and LOCK Are Moving Markets Today
Wall Street news today, May 20, 2014: The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up on Monday despite the fact that a megadeal between the world's leading drug companies fell through. Tech and small-cap stocks saw the strongest performances on the day.Here are the 10 things moving markets in the stock market today:
Stock Market Today: This Major International Energy Deal Is Moving Markets
Stock market today, May 19, 2014: The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose on Friday as positive housing data raised investor sentiments and trimmed morning losses. U.S. consumer sentiment slipped in May, offering new concerns about U.S. income growth.Here are the 10 things you should know to make your Monday profitable:
Stock Market Today: Top Stories to Watch Before the Market Opens
Stock market today, May 16, 2014: The Dow Jones Industrial Average slumped as many as 200 points Thursday on lukewarm housing numbers, poor retail earnings, and a sell-off in small cap stocks.Here are the 10 things you should know to make your Friday profitable:
Stocks to Buy: Get the "Google of Russia" for a Bargain
When looking for the best stocks to buy, many investors avoid companies and markets that are tangled in bad news.
For many, it seems like common sense to avoid areas that keep generating negative headlines. But for shrewd investors, "bad news" can frequently generate very profitable stocks.And right now, Russian tech stocks are providing investors with discounted buy-in opportunities. This tech stock in particular has huge potential…