^RUT - Russell 2000

Chicago Options - Chicago Options Delayed Price. Currency in USD
1,623.053955
-4.555176 (-0.28%)
As of 10:05AM EDT. Market open.
Stock chart is not supported by your current browser
Previous Close1,627.609131
Open1,627.220703
Volume0
Day's Range1,620.519043 - 1,627.220703
52 Week Range1,349.349976 - 1,639.890015
Avg. Volume34,667,857
  • Stocks slip as Trump says North Korean meeting is canceled
    Associated Press5 minutes ago

    Stocks slip as Trump says North Korean meeting is canceled

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are lower Thursday morning after President Donald Trump said he is canceling a planned meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Energy companies are falling along with oil prices as investors respond to reports the nations of OPEC may start producing more oil. Car companies including Fiat Chrysler and Toyota are falling as the Trump administration considered tariffs on imported cars and car parts, a move the governments of China, Japan and the European Union condemned.

  • MarketWatch1 hour ago

    Spend your money on emerging-markets travel, not stocks and bonds

    Once again, investors are learning the hard way about the pitfalls of investing in emerging-market stocks and bonds. The Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) has lost roughly 4% in 2018, compared with a 1.5% gain in the Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI). The iShares JPMorgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF (EMB)  is down about 5% so far in 2018, vs. a roughly 2% year-to-date loss in the iShares Core Aggregate Bond ETF (AGG) .

  • Trump Hints at Further Tax Cuts by November: 5 Solid Picks
    Zacks2 hours ago

    Trump Hints at Further Tax Cuts by November: 5 Solid Picks

    Trump hints at more tax cuts. Apportioning money in U.S.-focused companies seems an investment masterstroke.

  • Global stocks subdued as US mulls auto import tariffs
    Associated Press3 hours ago

    Global stocks subdued as US mulls auto import tariffs

    BANGKOK (AP) — World stock markets were subdued Thursday as carmakers' shares fell after the Trump administration said it was investigating imposing new tariffs on imports of autos and auto parts.

  • TheStreet.com4 hours ago

    What to Watch Now

    It took exactly one hour into the trading day for the puts to start piling up. Almost every time we have seen the market rise we have seen the options buyers yearn for more as the put/call ratio falls. Almost every time we have seen the market fall we have seen the options buyers yearn for more as the put/call ratio falls.

  • Associated Press17 hours ago

    Business Highlights

    President Donald Trump is casting doubt on the prospects for talks that are designed to head off a trade war between the United States and China. NEW YORK (AP) -- A federal judge in New York says President Donald Trump cannot block his critics on Twitter without violating the First Amendment. Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald issued the written decision Wednesday.

  • Option Pit's Sebastian Has a Trade for the Russell 2000
    Bloomberg17 hours ago

    Option Pit's Sebastian Has a Trade for the Russell 2000

    Mark Sebastian, managing partner at Option Pit, discusses markets, small caps, and his options strategy for the Russell 2000 with Julie Hyman on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

  • Associated Press18 hours ago

    How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

    U.S. stocks turned higher Wednesday after the Federal Reserve indicated it's not in a hurry to raise interest rates too quickly. The S&P 500 index picked up 8.85 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,733.29. The Dow Jones industrial average added 52.40 points, or 0.2 percent, to 24,886.81.

  • CNBC21 hours ago

    Why the big small-cap rally is due for a breather

    The Russell 2000 is about to post its best month since September, but one market watcher says the small-cap space could be due for a small breather before taking off again.

  • MarketWatchyesterday

    Six small-cap stocks that may speed ahead as the economy slows

    The Russell 2000 Index (^RUT) is up 6.5% this year, compared with 2% for the S&P 500 Index (^GSPC) of large-cap stocks. Small-cap investing maven Jim Callinan has his own theory on why small is beautiful — small-cap growth, that is. “There are lot of ways for growth stocks to continue to do well in an economy that is moribund.

  • CNBCyesterday

    Emerging markets, getting hammered, may be poised for a relief rally

    Emerging market stocks have seen better days, but a relief rally may lie ahead, according to equity strategist Matt Maley.

  • Auto production takes center stage in NAFTA talks
    Yahoo Finance Videoyesterday

    Auto production takes center stage in NAFTA talks

    The Wall Street Journal says the issue of car manufacturing has emerged as a major sticking point in the NAFTA talks. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Melody Hahm, and Dion Rabouin discuss points of contention.

  • Avoiding the 'headline bombs out of Washington'
    CNBC Videos11 hours ago

    Avoiding the 'headline bombs out of Washington'

    It is better to base investment decisions on macroeconomic fundamentals than the noisy news flow, says Nicholas Ferres of Vantage Point Asset Management.

  • Option Pit's Sebastian Has a Trade for the Russell 2000
    Bloomberg Video17 hours ago

    Option Pit's Sebastian Has a Trade for the Russell 2000

    May.23 -- Mark Sebastian, managing partner at Option Pit, discusses markets, small caps, and his options strategy for the Russell 2000 with Julie Hyman on "Bloomberg Markets."