Lauren Simonetti Archive
Published June 13, 2012
While Monday’s worst performing sectors – financials and materials – were the biggest winners in Tuesday’s rally, the advance was broad-based. All 10 S&P sectors rose, with seven of them jumping more than 1%.
Published June 11, 2012
U.S. stock futures are indicating a 90-point pop for the Dow at the open. The momentum piggybacks last week’s rally, which saw the major averages up at least 3.5% for their best week of the year.
Published June 08, 2012
It was a tug of war on Wall Street yesterday, as investors weighed the good with the bad.
Published June 07, 2012
The stock market is coming off its best showing of the year Wednesday, when the Dow gained 287 points, or 2.4%, and returned to the black for 2012.
Published June 06, 2012
Futures this Wednesday morning are soaring, with the Dow Industrials indicating a gain of 100 points when the market opens.
Published June 05, 2012
The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite found positive territory, ending a three-day losing streak, but the Dow Industrials lost another 17 points, closing at 12101 – a new low for the year.
Published June 04, 2012
The dour news sent the Dow Industrials down 275 points, and the blue chips are now negative for the year. There's no relief this morning, either, as futures are set to open lower.
Published May 22, 2012
Volume was the lightest in a week, suggesting the gains may have been exaggerated and yesterday's rally wasn’t anything more than a one-day pop.
Published May 21, 2012
U.S. stocks are down for three straight weeks, and last week was really ugly: The Dow lost 3.5%, and with declines in 12 of the past 13 sessions, the blue chip index is riding its longest losing streak in 37 years!
Published May 16, 2012
Stocks fell for a third straight day on Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 giving up 0.5% each and the Nasdaq falling 0.3%. Oil and gold closed at their lowest levels of the year.