S&P 500 (^GSPC)
SNP - SNP Delayed Price. Currency in USD
|Day's Range||2,175.05 - 2,182.34|
|52wk Range||1,810.10 - 2,193.81|
|Avg Vol (3m)||3,594,492,187|
- Editor's PickYahoo Finance•2 hours ago
Wall Street is playing it close to the vest. Stock futures are little changed ahead of Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s speech and as investors get ready to mull over the latest figures on second quarter GDP.
- Editor's PickYahoo Finance•yesterday
All three major averages (^DJI, ^GSPC, ^IXIC) were lower in early trading, as investors remained cautious ahead of a key speech by Fed Chair Janet Yellen Friday and despite some strong economic data. Separately, the Commerce Department reported that orders for durable goods increased by 4.4% last month. The biotech firm said it will cut the cost of its EpiPen by half, through a savings card which will cover up to $300 of the EpiPen 2-pak.
- Reuters•6 minutes ago
Yellen speaks before a gathering of global central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, at 10:00 a.m. ET (1400 GMT). The dollar index (.DXY) edged lower as traders refused to completely buy into the recent rhetoric on rates, while prices of gold (XAU=) a safe haven, rose after five days of losses.