Wall Street is eyeing a sixth straight day of gains. Stock futures are signaling more record highs for the S&P (^GSPC) and Nasdaq (^IXIC) at the open following some better-than-expected earnings from big name retailers and after OPEC extended production cuts. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous talks about the day’s top stories with Yahoo Finance editor-in-chief Andy Serwer, markets reporter Myles Udland and Kevin Nicholson, chief investment strategist at RiverFront Investment Group.
"Equity returns in the last years of a bull market have historically been very strong, making it very painful to sell too early."
U.S. stocks traded higher on Thursday as Wall Street remained positive about the Federal Reserve's plan to trim its balance sheet.