NASDAQ Composite (^IXIC)
Nasdaq GIDS - Nasdaq GIDS Delayed Price. Currency in USD
|Day's Range||5,222.34 - 5,245.12|
|52wk Range||4,209.76 - 5,275.74|
|Avg Vol (3m)||1,850,232,380|
- Editor's PickLawrence Lewitinn•1 hour ago
Fed Chair Janet Yellen and Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer used the Federal Reserve’s conference in Jackson Hole, Wyo., to prepare the world for at least one interest rate hike by year’s end. “They feel the data is strong enough that they are on their way for the next rate hike,” said Ben Emons, chief economist and head of credit portfolio management at Intellectus Partners. The world is a bit different now than in December 2015 when the Fed last raised rates, Emons postulated.
- Editor's PickYahoo Finance•6 hours ago
Stock futures are little changed after Fed Chair Janet Yellen said in a speech on Friday that the case for higher interest rates has increased in recent months. Carl Icahn boosted his stake in Herbalife (HLF). Icahn says he bought another 2.3 million shares, boosting his stake to 21%.
- Reuters•24 minutes ago
U.S. stock markets and the dollar climbed on Monday while European share markets fell, following comments by top Federal Reserve officials that bolstered expectations for an interest rate hike by the U.S. central bank this year. Fed Chair Janet Yellen said on Friday the case for a rate increase was strengthening, but provided little detail on when the Fed would next move. Vice Chair Stanley Fischer suggested on CNBC that a rate hike as soon as next month was possible.