|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||242.58 - 243.63|
|52 Week Range||196.69 - 245.57|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.17%|
More economic goodies for the Santa Claus rally this morning: November non-farm payrolls hit 228K, while the Unemployment Rate remained unchanged at 4.1%.
An unexpected increase in US natural gas inventories during the withdrawal season pressured natural gas (FCG) (GASL) prices on December 7, 2017.
US crude oil (UWT) (DBO) futures for January delivery fell 2.9% to $55.96 per barrel on December 6, 2017. Prices are near a three-week low.
U.S. equities dribbled lifelessly lower on Wednesday — with tax reform, government shutdowns, and geopolitics dampening spirits. In the end, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 0.2%, the S&P 500 lost a fraction, the Nasdaq Composite gained 0.2% and the Russell 2000 lost 0.5%. Technology stocks led the way with a 0.8% gain while energy was the laggard, down 1.3%.
In 9M17, Matador Resources (MTDR) reported revenues of ~$399.0 million—about 124.0% higher than its 9M16 revenues of ~$178.0 million.
WTI (West Texas Intermediate) crude oil futures (UCO) (DWT) contracts for January delivery rose 0.3% to $57.62 per barrel on December 5, 2017.
U.S. equities drifted lower on Tuesday as Wall Street continues to respond rather tepidly to the outcome of the over-the-weekend passage of the GOP’s tax reform proposal. Some of it is sector rotation out of low-tax areas like technology (the site of recent upward price momentum) into high-tax areas like telecoms, consumer staples and retailers (all of which have been laggards lately). This means many would actually pay a higher tax rate than the GOP intended, diminishing the benefit of the reforms in the first place.
In the end, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.2%, the S&P 500 lost 0.1%, the Nasdaq Composite lost 1.1%, and the Russell 2000 lost 0.3%. Performance divergence between the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq has continued for six days now, reaching the highest level since May 2009. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) lost 3.8% and was among the hardest hit tech stocks as it fell out of a three-month trading range.
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U.S. equities surged higher on Thursday, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average up and over the 24,000 level for the first time. The catalyst was word irascible Senator John McCain (R-AZ) would support the GOP’s tax reform legislation. In the end, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 1.4%, the S&P 500 gained 0.8%, the Nasdaq Composite gained 0.7% and the Russell 2000 gained 0.1% after dipping into negative territory at one point.
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BY GEORGE FRIEDMAN The European Peninsula extends from Portugal and Britain in the west to Russia in the east. It stretches between the Mediterranean and Black seas in the south to the North Sea and Baltic Sea. Access to rivers, the Mediterranean, ...