^RUT - Russell 2000

Chicago Options - Chicago Options Delayed Price. Currency in USD
1,698.692627
+5.745483 (+0.34%)
At close: 4:07PM EDT
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Previous Close1,692.947144
Open1,693.789185
Volume0
Day's Range1,690.177368 - 1,701.133057
52 Week Range1,351.199951 - 1,708.560059
Avg. Volume33,460,444
  • Retailers, airlines lift US stocks higher, extending gains
    Associated Press44 minutes ago

    Retailers, airlines lift US stocks higher, extending gains

    U.S. stocks moved higher in late-afternoon trading Monday, on course to extend the market's gains from last week. Investors bid up shares in big department store chains and other consumer services companies. Industrial stocks also rose, led by airlines. Energy companies climbed along with the price of U.S. crude oil. Technology stocks lagged the broader market.

  • Small- and microcap stocks get another look as the S&P 500 Index stalls
    MarketWatch6 hours ago

    Small- and microcap stocks get another look as the S&P 500 Index stalls

    Funds including AMG Managers Cadence Emerging Companies hold shares of companies getting a domestic boost.

  • CNBC7 hours ago

    Three options strategies for the week: August 20

    The "Options Action" traders share three options trading strategies to kick off the week. Dan Nathan recommends a call spread in Alibaba BABA . Mike Khouw recommends a put spread in the Energy ETF XLE ...

  • Stocks mostly rise on hope for progress on China trade talks
    Associated Press8 hours ago

    Stocks mostly rise on hope for progress on China trade talks

    Global stocks mostly rose Monday amid signs of progress in resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. The Wall Street Journal reported the countries hope to have a resolution by November. ...

  • Investors may be underestimating the risk stocks face from the midterm elections
    MarketWatch9 hours ago

    Investors may be underestimating the risk stocks face from the midterm elections

    Political issues have been among the biggest drivers of trading in the U.S. stock market in 2018, as investors grapple with the uncertainty of trade policy and the economic impact of the tax bill passed late last year. However, another D.C.-related issue may not be getting the attention it deserves on Wall Street.

  • GuruFocus.com3 days ago

    US Market Indexes Close Higher Friday With Improved Outlook on China Trade

    Dow Jones closes at 25,669.32

  • Associated Press3 days ago

    How major US stock indexes fared Friday

    U.S. stocks rose late in the day Friday as investors hoped the U.S. and China are making more progress in trade talks. The Wall Street Journal reported that the countries hope to resolve their dispute by November.

  • Stocks jump as hopes rise for progress on China trade talks
    Associated Press3 days ago

    Stocks jump as hopes rise for progress on China trade talks

    Stocks rose late in the day Friday as investors welcomed signs of progress in resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. The Wall Street Journal reported that the countries hope to have a resolution by November. The report came a day after China said it will send an envoy to Washington for the first talks between the countries since early June.

  • TheStreet.com3 days ago

    Two Major Themes Dominated the Market This Week

    Two major themes dominated the market action this week. The first was inconsistency from day-to-day and the second was outperformance by DJIA stocks and underperformance by the FANG names. finished the week with gains while the Nasdaq and Nasdaq 100 finished in the red.

  • TheStreet.com3 days ago

    Key Indices Manage to Stay Above Their 50-Day Moving Averages

    All of the market's key indices closed higher Thursday, with positive internals on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq. While we saw no change in the generally neutral near-term trends, the S&P 400 MidCap, the Russell 2000 and the Value Line Arithmetic Index all managed to close back above their 50-day moving averages.

  • TheStreet.com3 days ago

    Rally or No Rally, Charts Say Little Has Really Changed For Stocks

    The Russell 2000 has done a decent job of holding its own this past week, but the chart above of the ratio between the Russell 2000 vs. the S&P 500 shows us that very little has actually changed. Recall that after Tuesday's rally, I praised market breadth as being the best that we've seen since early July. Well, Thursday's market breadth was even better than Tuesday's. Yet for all the good breadth readings that we've had this week, the McClellan Summation Index is still heading down.

  • Associated Press4 days ago

    How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

    U.S. stocks jumped Thursday as China and the U.S. said they will hold their first trade discussions in months, a potential sign of progress toward ending their trade war.

  • European stock markets pick up after losses in Asia
    Associated Press4 days ago

    European stock markets pick up after losses in Asia

    TOKYO (AP) — Stock markets are higher in European trading as Turkey's currency crisis abated somewhat and after a downbeat day in Asia. Benchmarks in Germany and France rose Thursday while shares in Tokyo, Shanghai and Hong Kong declined.

  • U.S. Stocks Plummet as Turkey Crisis Continues, Crude Oil Plunges on Unexpected Inventories Build
    FX Empire5 days ago

    U.S. Stocks Plummet as Turkey Crisis Continues, Crude Oil Plunges on Unexpected Inventories Build

    According to the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), widely considered the best fear gauge in the market, volatility rose more than 13 percent to 15.13. Additionally, another fear gauge, 10-year U.S. Treasury yields, fell to 2.868 percent early Wednesday. U.S. retail sales rose more than expected in July. According to the Commerce Department, retail sales increased 0.5 percent last month. Crude oil prices plunged on Wednesday after the U.S. Energy Information Administration said U.S. crude stocks rose by 6.8 million barrels, trouncing the forecast for a 2.6 million barrel draw down during the week-ended August 10.

  • Asian stocks slide as investors fret over China's economy
    Associated Press5 days ago

    Asian stocks slide as investors fret over China's economy

    TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares fell Thursday after deepening worries about global economic growth, particularly in China, set off a rout on Wall Street.

  • Global markets sink on growth concerns, Turkey jitters
    Associated Press5 days ago

    Global markets sink on growth concerns, Turkey jitters

    Stock markets turned lower Wednesday amid concerns about economic growth and continued tensions over Turkey, which announced it was increasing tariffs on imports of some U.S. products. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's ...

  • Associated Press6 days ago

    How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

    U.S. stocks rallied Tuesday as banks, retailers, and smaller companies jumped. That helped the market recover most of its losses from the previous two days.

  • US retailers small companies rally as Turkey fears ease
    Associated Press6 days ago

    US retailers small companies rally as Turkey fears ease

    U.S. stocks rallied Tuesday as banks, retailers, and smaller companies jumped. The Turkish lira steadied as officials from Turkey and the U.S. said the countries are in talks to ease diplomatic tensions, which have resulted in high tariffs on Turkish steel and aluminum. Stocks in emerging markets like Argentina, Russia and Brazil jumped.

  • NYSE Trader: What to expect from the Fed’s meeting in Jackson Hole
    Yahoo Finance Video3 days ago

    NYSE Trader: What to expect from the Fed’s meeting in Jackson Hole

    Alan Valdes of SilverBear Capital tells Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith why the Fed's Jackson Hole meeting is the number one thing investors need to watch next week.

  • Trump asks SEC to end quarterly earnings reports
    Yahoo Finance Video3 days ago

    Trump asks SEC to end quarterly earnings reports

    The president tweeted earlier that he has asked the SEC to look into eliminating quarterly earnings reporting. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous and Alan Valdes of Silverbear Capital break down the details.

  • MARKETS: Stocks will eventually sell off, but probably not today
    Yahoo Finance Video4 days ago

    MARKETS: Stocks will eventually sell off, but probably not today

    Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre joins Sean Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the latest market moves.

  • Trump administration resumes trade negotiations with China
    Yahoo Finance Video4 days ago

    Trump administration resumes trade negotiations with China

    China has agreed to send a delegation to the U.S. for trade talks later this month. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Dion Rabouin, Dan Roberts, and Myles Udland discuss alongside The King's College professor, Brian Brenberg.

  • Turkey slaps new tariffs on U.S. imports
    Yahoo Finance Video5 days ago

    Turkey slaps new tariffs on U.S. imports

    Turkey's financial crisis worsens as the country's government adds new tariffs on U.S. goods. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Andy Serwer, and Dan Roberts discuss along with National Taxpayers Union Senior Fellow, Mattie Dupler.

  • CRYPTO: Here's why bitcoin and ether are dropping
    Yahoo Finance Video6 days ago

    CRYPTO: Here's why bitcoin and ether are dropping

    Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre joins Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the latest market moves.

  • MARKETS: Small businesses increasingly can't find workers: NFIB
    Yahoo Finance Video6 days ago

    MARKETS: Small businesses increasingly can't find workers: NFIB

    Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre joins Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the latest market moves.