^GSPC - S&P 500

SNP - SNP Real Time Price. Currency in USD
2,651.50
+14.52 (+0.55%)
At close: 4:47PM EST
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Previous Close2,636.98
Open2,646.21
Volume1,843,451,003
Day's Range2,644.10 - 2,651.65
52 Week Range2,233.62 - 2,665.19
Avg. Volume3,363,797,656
  • These 3 Leaders With Earnings Due Outperform 95% Of Stocks: S&P 500 Futures
    Investor's Business Daily42 minutes ago

    These 3 Leaders With Earnings Due Outperform 95% Of Stocks: S&P 500 Futures

    Micron Technology, Adobe Systems and Red Hat are 3 tech leaders with 95+ Composite Ratings that found support at their 50-day lines with earnings on tap.

  • Asian shares advance following encouraging US jobs report
    Associated Press1 hour ago

    Asian shares advance following encouraging US jobs report

    Share prices were higher in Asia on Monday, lifted by encouraging employment data from the U.S. that took the Standard & Poor's 500 index to its third straight weekly gain on Friday despite weakness earlier ...

  • The Wall Street Journal2 hours ago

    Where to Put Your Money in the Next Year

    Three financial advisers offer their thoughts on the opportunities—and risks—for 2018.

  • Analysts expect these large-cap U.S. stocks to rise at least 25% in 2018
    MarketWatch4 hours ago

    Analysts expect these large-cap U.S. stocks to rise at least 25% in 2018

    Last year’s list is a mixed bag, which is why you ought to invest for the long run. By Phil van Doorn.

  • Key to Trigger Market ‘Inflection' Is a 1% Real Fed Rate, JPMorgan Says
    Bloomberg5 hours ago

    Key to Trigger Market ‘Inflection' Is a 1% Real Fed Rate, JPMorgan Says

    This year’s boom in financial markets has taken things to "late cycle," but the cycle has a little ways to go yet, according to JPMorgan Chase & Co.

  • Benzinga8 hours ago

    Barron's Looks Ahead To 2018

    This weekend's Barron's features the outlook for 2018 according to a panel of top investment strategists. Barron's also offers its top 10 stock picks for the coming year, including two returning favorites. ...

  • MarketWatch11 hours ago

    Broadcom shares finish flat after strong quarter, analyst price hikes soothe Apple concerns

    Broadcom Ltd. shares on Thursday close exactly where they finished on Wednesday, after an initial jump, prompted by a majority of analysts hiking price targets, fizzled out a day after the chipmaker’s ...

  • CNBC13 hours ago

    Here's what disappoints investors about their financial advisor

    Nearly three-quarters of investors say their financial advisor has let them down. The two biggest reasons: Investment track record and trust.

  • Why This Water Stock Jumped 9.3% in November
    Motley Fool16 hours ago

    Why This Water Stock Jumped 9.3% in November

    Shares of the Brazilian water utility Sabesp got a nice boost last month, thanks to better-than-expected third-quarter earnings.

  • MarketWatch2 days ago

    S&P 500 to crash 25% — and 9 other ‘outrageous’ analyst predictions for 2018

    How does a 25% flash crash in the S&P 500 sound? Or bitcoin peaking at $60,000 before sinking to $1,000? Or maybe even the U.S. Treasury sidelining the Fed and enacting a yield cap?

  • MarketWatch2 days ago

    Stock-market investors aren’t afraid of the Fed anymore

    Next week the Federal Reserve is widely expected to deliver the third and final rate increase of 2017 and the stock market does not seem to even blink an eye about it

  • Strong U.S. Payrolls Support Rate Hike, but Sluggish Wages Remain a Concern
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Strong U.S. Payrolls Support Rate Hike, but Sluggish Wages Remain a Concern

    The U.S. Dollar rose against a basket of major currencies on Friday after government data showed the economy created more jobs than expected in November. While the rally was mostly driven by the headline number, gains were limited by average hourly earnings data that analysts said were disappointing.

  • S&P 500 Price Forecast for the Week of December 11, 2017, Technical Analysis
    FX Empire2 days ago

    S&P 500 Price Forecast for the Week of December 11, 2017, Technical Analysis

    The S&P 500 pulled back drastically during the week, but found enough support underneath to turn around and form a hammer by the end of the week as the jobs number was slightly larger than anticipated in America.

  • Barrons.com2 days ago

    [$$] Our 10 Favorite Stocks for 2018

    As a result, we have leaned toward winners that still have plenty of room to rise in picking Barron’s 10 favorite stocks for 2018. The other six companies are Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), Applied Materials (AMAT), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Ally Financial (ALLY), Anthem (ANTM), and US Foods Holding (USFD). Alphabet offers one of the best combinations of growth and valuation among megacap companies.

  • Barrons.com2 days ago

    [$$] The Greatest Investment Bubble

    “That we are having a major speculative splurge as this is written is obvious to anyone not captured by vacuous optimism,” wrote John Kenneth Galbraith, who was a far better historian and writer than economist. The $255 billion market capitalization of Bitcoin (as of Friday—it surely will be different by the time you read this) tops that of all but the biggest stocks of the Standard & Poor’s 500 index.

  • Barrons.com2 days ago

    Outlook 2018: The Bull Market's Next Act

    Donald Trump’s election as president in 2016 turned a bull with a midlife crisis into a high-powered charger, as investors cheered the Republicans’ pro-growth agenda and bid up anything that might benefit. The S&P 500 could gain about 7%, mirroring similar gains in corporate profits, according to the consensus forecast of 10 investment strategists at major U.S. investment banks and money-management firms surveyed by Barron’s each December. The outlook isn’t entirely rosy: Interest rates are headed higher, stocks are expensive, and a tax overhaul could still stall or fail.

  • Barrons.com2 days ago

    [$$] S&P 500 at 2800 Next Year

    Industry Update—Restaurants by Canaccord Genuity Dec. 7: Our U.S. casual-dining update shows a second consecutive positive month, as we project November same-store sales [SSS] up approximately 0.6%, within our prior estimate range of flat to up 1%. On average in November, restaurant stocks notched a price return of 5.5% compared with the broad market of 2.9%, measured against the Standard & Poor’s 1500 index. -- Lynne Collier, Philip May The Daily Disruptor by DataTrek Dec. 7: One investment theme we hear a lot with regard to large-cap tech stocks is that these companies enjoy a “monopoly” in their core businesses: Alphabet/Google for internet search, Facebook for social media, Amazon.com for online shopping, and Apple for (presumably) making both cool stuff and the software to go with it.

  • Barrons.com2 days ago

    [$$] Big Firms, Big Payouts

    After cratering during the financial crisis a decade ago—dividends for companies in the Standard & Poor’s 500 index dropped 21% in 2008—double-digit increases were the norm from 2011 through 2015, thanks in no small part to low-cost borrowing. After rising by only 5% in 2016, S&P 500 payouts are expected to climb about 8% this year, according to Goldman Sachs. Howard Silverblatt, senior index analyst at S&P Dow Jones Indices, expects S&P 500 companies to grow their payouts in the 6% to 8% range next year.

  • Kiplinger2 days ago

    Where to Invest in 2018

    As the bull climbs on and optimism rises, this market is getting closer to its peak.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    Jobs Data Lift Dow, S&P 500 to New Heights

    A stronger-than-expected pickup in U.S. hiring helped lift two major indexes to weekly gains, capping a choppy streak for the stock market.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    Index Funds Rule the World, But Should They Rule You?

    When just about everybody is using index funds to invest in the stock market, maybe you should think about thinking differently.

  • Barrons.com2 days ago

    From the Jaws of Defeat: Dow Gains 97 Points, Hits New High as Payrolls Set Stage for Rate Hike

    The Dow and the S&P 500 finished the week higher, while the Nasdaq just missed after U.S. payrolls surprised to the upside. The S&P 500 rose 0.4% this week after gaining 0.6% to 2651.50 today, an all-time high, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 97.57 points, or 0.4%, this week after rising 117.68 points, or 0.5%, to 24329.16, also a record. The Nasdaq Composite dipped 0.1% this week advancing 0.4% to 6840.08 today.

  • Tax-loss selling to pressure 2017's losers in December
    Reuters2 days ago

    Tax-loss selling to pressure 2017's losers in December

    Stocks that have been lackluster so far in 2017 are unlikely to see their fortunes reversed in the final month of the year, as investors engage in tax-harvesting practices before the new year. Investors often exercise tax-loss selling strategies, dumping stocks that have performed poorly in order to reduce or eliminate capital gains taxes, as the year draws to a close. "This is something we do every December, we take losses for clients who we’ve created gains for," said Jake Dollarhide, chief executive officer of Longbow Asset Management in Tulsa, Oklahoma.