263.30 +0.44 (0.17%)
Pre-Market: 6:22AM EST
|Bid||263.22 x 800|
|Ask||263.27 x 1000|
|Day's Range||261.06 - 265.05|
|52 Week Range||233.76 - 293.94|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.00|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.09%|
After record earnings growth in 2018, corporate executives continue to temper their views on the economy for the year ahead, keeping investors on edge amid a market rebound to start 2019.
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Your Energy Review for the Week Ended January 18(Continued from Prior Part)US equity indexes Between January 11 and January 18, US equity indexes rose. The S&P Mid-Cap 400 (IVOO), the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DIA), and the S&P 500 Index
Your Energy Review for the Week Ended January 18Economic slowdown pressure oil prices Between January 11 and January 18, US crude oil March futures rose 4.1% and closed at $54.04 despite a rise in the US dollar. However, as of around 4:14 AM EST
Technically speaking, the U.S. benchmarks’ January rally attempt is intact, writes Michael Ashbaugh. Still, the S&P 500 has tagged major resistance — the 2017 close (2,673) — and the aggressiveness of the selling pressure in this area will likely add color.
Investors are increasing their cash balances at the fastest pace since the financial crisis year of 2008, and that may be an ominous signal for the stock market. In the fourth quarter of 2018, the balances in money market funds jumped by $190 billion, while an additional $2 billion was added during the first 17 days of January 2019, per Lipper Research, a division of Thomson Reuters. Based on history since 1952, the S&P 500 Index (SPX) has tended to fall in years when cash allocations rise, Goldman Sachs finds.
How Johnson & Johnson and Abbott Laboratories Stack UpStock price movements On January 17, Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) closed at $129.09, which is 0.82% higher than its previous closing price. On January 17, Johnson & Johnson’s market
Where Is IBM Stock Heading in 2019?Factors impacting IBM stockOn January 22, IBM (IBM) is scheduled to release its fourth-quarter earnings after the market closes. In recent years, the company has aggressively targeted high-growth areas like the
The Next Warren Buffett Flashes a Warning Sign: Should You Care?Klarman weighs inBillionaire hedge fund manager Seth Klarman, whom some hail as the next Warren Buffett (BRK-B), has flashed a warning sign.In a letter to investors, Klarman
ConocoPhillips: What to Expect from Its Q4 EarningsOil prices and ConocoPhillips’ earnings ConocoPhillips’ (COP) adjusted EPS might fall ~28% in the fourth quarter on a sequential basis based on analysts’ consensus estimate for an adjusted
Klarman oversees the $27-billion hedge fund Baupost Group and said in a letter seen by New York Times' Andrew Ross Sorkin that the growing political and social divide worldwide could usher in an economic disaster. Commenting on Klarman's letter to Sorkin — who also co-hosts CNBC's "Squawk Box" — billionaire investor Ray Dalio said concerning global trends have yet to become a "factor in terms of creating disruptions" in the stock market.