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Market Snapshot: Stock market storms to session high, pares weekly loss

U.S. stocks advance for a second straight session on Friday after a dialing back of drama surrounding the White House, but main equity benchmarks were still facing losses in a week marked by the reemergence of volatility......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 19th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stock market closes higher, but books weekly loss amid White House drama

U.S. stocks finish higher Friday for a second straight session of gains, but close lower for the week, unable to fully recover from sharp losses earlier in the week from drama surrounding the White House......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 19th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stock market ends, day week with a gain; Nasdaq logs 57th all-time high

U.S. equity benchmarks end the session and the week slightly higher on Friday, while the Nasdaq records an all-time high, as President Donald Trump delivered a speech decertifying a nuclear agreement with Iran......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 13th, 2017

Market Snapshot: S&P 500 on track for 6th win in a row as stock futures edge higher

U.S. stock futures on Tuesday pointed to a small gain at the open, setting the S&P 500 on track for its sixth up session in a row and another all-time high......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 3rd, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stock market books weekly loss as‘life-threatening’ Hurricane Irma aims for Florida

U.S. stock indexes close mostly lower Friday, finishing a holiday-shortened week with modest losses, as investors trade cautiously ahead of a potential missile test by North Korea and Hurricane Irma’s arrival on the Florida coast over the weekend......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 8th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stocks end lower; Dow, S&P 500 book 2nd weekly loss in a row and Nasdaq logs 4th

U.S. stock benchmarks close firmly lower on Friday to register another unsightly week of losses as low volumes and skittish investors leave Wall Street especially vulnerable to pullbacks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 18th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stock market pares loss as energy, banks bounce higher

U.S. stock-index benchmarks trade lower on Friday, extending the prior session’s selloff that was partially fueled by a terrorist attack in Barcelona and rumors that an economic adviser to President Donald Trump might resign......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 18th, 2017

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks recover from North Korea jitters but remain on track for weekly loss

U.S. stocks rise as Wall Street claws back from a sharp decline in the previous session, though ongoing geopolitical uncertainty continues to be the focus for investors, contributing to a pronounced decline on the week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 11th, 2017

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks recover from rout, but remain on track for sharp weekly loss

U.S. stocks open with tepid gains on Friday, as Wall Street attempt to claw back from a sharp decline in the previous session, underlining a downbeat week for assets perceived as risky amid ongoing geopolitical uncertainty......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 11th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stock market closes lower on North Korea tensions; Disney, Goldman kneecap Dow

U.S. stocks close down Wednesday, but off session lows as tensions between North Korea and the U.S. add a dollop of geopolitical uncertainty to markets, and as high-profile companies disappoint with their quarterly results......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 9th, 2017

Market Snapshot: S&P 500, Nasdaq post weekly gains as stock market finishes session lower

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq extend gains for a third week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 21st, 2017

Market Snapshot: Dow, S&P 500 rise, but Nasdaq struggles as indexes set for tech-fueled weekly loss

U.S. stocks on Friday try to shake off selling pressure from the previous session as investors grapple with mixed economic data and attempt to close out a volatile week that could signal the reemergence of sharp swings on Wall Street......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 30th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stock-market futures in holding pattern; Nasdaq on pace for weekly drop

U.S. stock futures point to modest gains for Wall Street on Friday, with techs poised for a weekly loss and data to come on housing starts and consumer sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 16th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stock-market futures in holding pattern, keeping Nasdaq on pace for weekly drop

U.S. stock futures point to modest gains for Wall Street on Friday, with techs poised for a weekly loss and data to come on housing starts and consumer sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 16th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Nasdaq extends loss to a second day as tech stocks slump

Major U.S. stock-market benchmarks pull back on Monday, driven by a second straight session of firm losses in technology shares, but the shift away from tech appears to be feeding recently unloved sectors and smaller cap stocks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stock market climbs a second day, but still on track for weekly losses

U.S. stocks on Friday bound into the green for a second straight session, aided by an abeyance in White House drama, but the main equity benchmarks are still facing losses in a week marked by the reemergence of volatility......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 19th, 2017

Gold logs a gain for the session, erases its loss for the week

Gold prices climbed on Friday, erasing a weekly loss to post a modest gain of less than 0.1% for the week. Prices got a boost from uncertainty ahead of France's presidential election, as well as from weakness in the U.S. stock market. June gold ros.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 21st, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stock market logs worst weekly loss in months as House scraps health bill

Stocks end lower Friday after Republicans scrap a controversial bill to repeal Obamacare, capping the worst weekly performance for major indexes in months......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 24th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stock market snaps broad-record run as energy sector slips

U.S. stock indexes snap a multi-session streak of simultaneous records Thursday, weighed down by a decline in energy stocks, with the Dow industrials the only index to gain another record high by the close......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 16th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Nasdaq notches new closing high as broader stock market sags

U.S. stocks fall on Thursday, headlined by a steep slide in the financial sector and major fashion retailers, but the Nasdaq swings to a gain late in the session......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 5th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stocks market struggles for direction as ‘Santa rally’ proves elusive

U.S. equities were facing a lackluster session on Thursday, as stock futures hovered near the flatline a day after the S&P 500 suffered its biggest loss in months and the Dow industrials backed further away from 20,000......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 29th, 2016