Russell 2000 (^RUT)
Chicago Options - Chicago Options Delayed Price. Currency in USD
|Day's Range||1,231.27 - 1,250.18|
|52wk Range||943.10 - 1,251.33|
|Avg Vol (3m)||36,036,460|
- Editor's PickYahoo Finance•yesterday
Stocks roll over as traders take in fresh comments from Fed Chair Janet Yellen, and her top lieutenant Stanley Fischer. Catch The Final Round at 4p ET with Jen Rogers, Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer, reporter Justine Underhill, and columnist Rick Newman.
- Forbes•14 hours ago
The stock market moved sideways for most of last week with the heaviest selling on Wednesday. Finally on Friday we got Janet Yellen's long awaited comments from Jackson Hole where she said "the case for raising rates has strengthened in recent months." This did little to change the already low expectations for a rate hike in September but then Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer hinted on CNBC that a rate hike was still possible next month. The S&P futures reversed course on his comments as the futures dropped 20 points. This increases the focus on the September 20-21 FOMC meeting which ...
- MrTopStep.com•2 days ago
Since 1950, September is the worst performing month of the year for DJIA, S&P 500, NASDAQ (since 1971), Russell 1000, and Russell 2000 (since 1979). Only the Russell 1000 and Russell 2000 have been able to escape negative territory and post modest 0.2% and 0.7% average gains respectively in the last nine election year Septembers. Recent substantial declines occurred following the terrorist attacks in 2001 (Dow: -11.1%) and the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008 (Dow: -6.0%).