^GSPC : Summary for S&P 500 - Yahoo Finance
S&P 500 (^GSPC)
SNP - SNP Delayed Price. Currency in USD
|Day's Range||2,352.87 - 2,361.24|
|52 Week Range||1,931.81 - 2,368.26|
- Editor's PickYahoo Finance•5 hours ago
An engineer oils a locomotive of the Michigan Central Railroad, ca. Americans have been trading stocks for over 200 years, but the composition of the stock market has shifted as innovation creates new industries and renders others irrelevant. Credit Suisse’s recent “Global Investment Returns Yearbook 2017” provides an interesting snapshot of just how much the US market has transformed since 1900.
- Editor's PickYahoo Finance•yesterday
“The question is only one of timing and magnitude,” writes David Rosenberg, strategist at Gluskin Sheff. Only once in the last 89 years has the S&P 500 not dropped at least 4.4% from an interim peak, and in 2016 there were four of these occurrences. In 2016, the S&P 500 rose 9.5%.
- Editor's PickYahoo Finance•2 days ago
The Dow closed at a record high on Wednesday after notching gains for 9 straight sessions. The broad market benchmark (^DJI) is up nearly 12% since Donald Trump was elected president, and about 5% in the past month. Considering these summits and the 8-year-old bull market, ordinary investors might reasonably be nervous and asking themselves — as they tend to also do when there’s outsize volatility in the market — whether they should make any moves now in anticipation of an imminent drop.