Stocks (^DJI, ^GSPC, ^IXIC) back off from record highs, as tech notches another big milestone this week. Plus, despite stocks being near all-time highs, one bullish indicator is still rising. Catch The Final Round at 4 p.m. with Jen Rogers, Yahoo Finance editor-in-chief Andy Serwer, markets correspondent Nicole Sinclair, and reporter Jared Blikre.
The tech trade in focus - will Microsoft and Ebay earnings after the bell launch the red-hot sector even higher?
Optimism is souring around small-cap stocks for some investors, with a host of factors conspiring to up-end gains that have taken them to record highs. Small-caps, which led the market's rally just after the Nov. 8 election of Donald Trump as U.S. president, are facing weak earnings forecasts, little progress on tax reform and recent outflows.