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Wednesday will be another big earnings day for some of the largest U.S. banks as Goldman Sachs and Bank of America report.
Teleflex Inc. , a single-use medical devices company, will replace PG&E Corp. in the S&P 500 effective Jan. 18, the S&P Dow Jones Indices announced Tuesday. The changes come as PG&E indicated its intention to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy later this month and is no longer eligible for inclusion in the large-cap index. Meanwhile, Green Dot Corp. , a personal finance company, will take Teleflex's spot in the S&P MidCap 400 while Mercer International Inc. will replace Green Dot in the S&P SmallCap 600 ahead of Friday's opening.
U.S. stocks snap a two-session skid Tuesday, with the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq finishing above psychologically important levels for the first time in a month, as a robust tech rally offset lackluster results from major U.S. banks, including Dow-component JPMorgan Chase & Co.
U.S. stocks rallied to their highest level in more than a month on Tuesday after China's government moved to inject more life into its economy by cutting taxes and increasing spending. Netflix led a surge ...
By April Joyner NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday as technology and internet stocks gained on Netflix Inc's (NFLX.O) plans to raise fees for U.S. subscribers and hopes of more stimulus for ...
U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday as technology and internet stocks gained on Netflix Inc's plans to raise fees for U.S. subscribers and hopes of more stimulus for China's slowing economy fostered a risk-on ...
The bulls certainly are hoping so, since as of mid-January the S&P 500 (SPX) is ahead 3.0% while the Nasdaq Composite (COMP) is ahead 4.1%. Consider how well the S&P 500’s direction January has done in forecasting the subsequent 11 months of the year. The month with the best record since 1955, at least when measured with the S&P 500, is April.
The Nasdaq Composite Index on Tuesday closed sharply higher, putting the technology and internet-related gauge to a finish above its short-term average for the first time since early October. The Nasdaq booked a 1.7% gain to end at 7,023.83. That places the index above its 50-day moving average at 6,996.25, for the first time since Oct. 3, according to FactSet data. Market technicians watch moving averages to help assess bullish and bearish momentum in an asset. To be sure, the Nasdaq still remains in a bear market, after dropping by at least 20% from its recent peak. The Nasdaq stands about 13% below its Aug. 29 high at 8,109.69. Meanwhile, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 index also closed higher.
The Russell 2000 is setting the pace in 2019, but there are reasons to doubt small companies ability to thrive this year.
With a wave of uncertainty surrounding the shutdown and trade, Chief Growth Officer Leon LaBrecque of Sequoia Financial Group says “people aren’t going out and getting capital and doing as many deals.” Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous speaks to him.
CNBC Markets Now provides a look at the day's market moves with commentary and analysis from Michael Santoli, CNBC Senior Markets Commentator.