^GSPC - S&P 500

SNP - SNP Real Time Price. Currency in USD
-8.57 (-0.31%)
At close: 4:04PM EDT
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Previous Close2,733.01
Day's Range2,721.88 - 2,742.24
52 Week Range2,393.88 - 2,872.87
Avg. Volume3,474,666,451
  • Market recap for Monday, May 21
    Yahoo Finance Video23 hours ago

    Market recap for Monday, May 21

    Stocks take off as the free traders in the White House prevail, for now.

  • Trade war fears now take a back seat to manufacturing fundamentals: trader
    Yahoo Financeyesterday

    Trade war fears now take a back seat to manufacturing fundamentals: trader

    This week’s economic calendar can best be defined as manufacturing-centric. Away from the FOMC minutes, scheduled for release on Wednesday afternoon, and Chair Jerome Powell’s scheduled talk on Friday morning, investors will be keeping a close eye on a sector of the economy that many had given up on — at least until November 2016. Today we got the Chicago Fed National Manufacturing Index, which surprised to the upside with a big revision to the prior month.

  • MarketWatch24 minutes ago

    Emerging markets feel the pain as dollar, Treasury yields rise

    A stronger dollar and rising U.S. Treasury yields have put the hurt on Turkey and Argentina. The U.S. dollar, measured via the ICE U.S. Dollar Index (IFUS:DX-Y.NYB), a gauge of the greenback against a basket of six major rivals, has jumped 3.9% since the end of the first quarter, having hit a string of 2018 highs in May. It’s up 1.6% in 2018, after dropping almost 10% in the previous year. This resurgence in the greenback paired with the Federal Reserve’s gradual path to monetary policy normalization makes dollar funding more expensive for emerging market borrowers.

  • Reuters31 minutes ago

    US STOCKS-Wall St slips as trade talk comments digested; energy falls

    U.S. stocks mostly dipped on Tuesday as investors weighed comments on trade talks between the United States and China and as energy and industrial shares fell. U.S. President Donald Trump said he was not pleased with the recent U.S.-China trade talks and also raised doubts about the upcoming North Korea summit.

  • TheStreet.com51 minutes ago

    Stocks Waver Amid Progress on U.S.-China Trade; Dow Slips

    Stocks are lower on Tuesday, as Wall Street reacts to a significant move on trade tariffs from China.

  • Reuters2 hours ago

    Global stocks little changed amid U.S. profit-taking, Europe rally, China moves

    By Laila Kearney New York (Reuters) - World stock markets were little changed on Tuesday as Wall Street investors locked in recent gains even as European shares approached four-month peaks and China moved ...

  • Barrons.com2 hours ago

    Markets Now: Dow Drops 60 Points as Boeing, UnitedHealth Weigh on Blue Chips

    Want to know why the Dow Jones Industrial Average is doing what it's doing? The Dow Jones Industrial Average has dropped 62.61 points, or 0.3%, to 24,950.68, while the S&P 500 is up 0.1% to 2736.08 and the Nasdaq Composite has advanced 0.1% to 7404.01. About the only exciting thing going on is the rout in retail stocks—the SPDR S&P Retail ETF (XRT) has slumped 1.4% to $46.11 following earnings from Kohl's (KSS), AutoZone (AZO), and Advance Auto Parts (AAP)—but the sector is too small these days to move the needle all that much.

  • Barrons.com2 hours ago

    GameStop: Just How Likely Is a Buyout?

    Investors in GameStop, who have seen the company’s shares underperform the S&P 500 steadily over the last 5 years—including a 30% drop in 2018—would probably welcome a sale at this point. The possibility of a leveraged buyout might make mathematical sense, Loop Capital investors wrote Tuesday, but the prospect of one is still “questionable”—even as a more strategic takeout is even less likely. The problems facing the Barron’s Next 50 company are substantial.

  • Reuters2 hours ago

    US STOCKS-Wall St erases gains on Trump's China trade talk comments

    Wall Street gave up earlier gains and were little changed on Tuesday afternoon after U.S. President Donald Trump said he was not pleased with the recent U.S.-China trade talks and also raised doubts about the upcoming North Korea summit. Trump said the China trade talks "were a start" and that there was no deal with China on ZTE Corp. Trump has adopted a more conciliatory stance in the China talks as North Korea, whose chief ally is Beijing, has called into question a summit planned for next month in Singapore.

  • MarketWatch3 hours ago

    Here’s the hidden stock-market risk investors need to watch out for

    Correlations, or the degree to which two different securities move in tandem, could be prone to spikes, which would create a trading environment where stocks broadly move in the same direction, regardless of their individual or underlying fundamentals. While broad-market correlations have been receding since February, major indexes have at the same time been taking their cue from technology stocks, which have led the market higher for years and could just as easily lead it lower. “Increasing stock correlations within equities are additionally making it harder for investors to look for diversification by simply investing in equities.