Lauren Simonetti Archive
Published January 24, 2013
The stock market has been on fire of late, putting the S&P 500 within striking range of its record highs. However, tumbling shares of tech behemoth Apple could change that.
Published January 17, 2013
Boeing shares fell 3.4% Wednesday, and are down another 2% in the pre-market Thursday. Overall stock futures are modestly higher after robust data on housing starts and a better-than-expected read on weekly jobless claims.
Published January 15, 2013
Futures are pointing to a lower open, as markets ended mixed Monday, with the Dow up 19 points and higher for the fourth straight session.
Published January 03, 2013
Fiscal cliff euphoria is beginning to fade on this second trading day of the new year. Dow futures are indicating a 19-point drop at the open, after a phenomenal run-up in Wednesday's trading.
Published December 17, 2012
Apple shares are trading 2.5% lower at $497 in the pre-market, their first drop below $500 since February.
Published December 11, 2012
Futures Tuesday morning are signaling a higher open, with another day of modest moves expected.
Published November 27, 2012
Investors yesterday were disappointed by the kickoff to the holiday shopping season. While the Thanksgiving weekend numbers were good, growth was less robust than last year.
Published November 26, 2012
Futures are pointing south: Dow futures are lower by 44 points, Nasdaq futures are off 7 points, and S&P 500 futures are down 5.
Published November 19, 2012
Stocks staged a modest rally Friday, handing the major averages their biggest gains in nearly two weeks, after congressional leaders said budget talks with the White House to avert the impending fiscal cliff were constructive.
Published November 12, 2012
U.S. stock futures are modestly higher Monday morning, with the S&P 500 is indicating a 3.5-point gain at the open.