Peterson says high stock prices and the calm market make stocks more vulnerable to surprises from the political arena. The S&P 500 rose 4.40 points, or 0.2%, to …
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U.S. stock-index benchmarks on Tuesday held on to gains after the White House released its 2018 budget proposal, with Wall Street on track for a fourth session amid mixed economic data and an updraft in shares of financial firms. The …
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(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were little changed in early trading on Wednesday ... The minutes will be released at 2 p.m. ET. Investors are also awaiting more details …
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Stocks opened to modest gains Wednesday as earnings reports stirred early action and investors awaited a news release from the Federal Reserve. The Dow Jones …
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Historically, stocks have mostly posted gains on days when the Fed releases minutes since Janet Yellen became chair, according to Kensho. On average, the S&P 500 has gained 0.28 percent on those days, with health care, consumer …
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The S&P 500 is up nearly 7% year-to-date, but the average stock in the index is up just 5.70%. This means the largest stocks in the cap-weighted index are outperforming the smallest names. Even still, two-thirds of the stocks in the S&P
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However, stocks in China erased losses and closed slightly higher ... a moderated discussion at the C.D. House Institute Annual dinner in Toronto, Canada at 6 p.m. Eastern. Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari participates in a town …
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* Futures up: Dow 27 pts, S&P 1 pt, Nasdaq 4.5 pts By Yashaswini Swamynathan May 16 U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Tuesday as investors paused for a breather a day after the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite …
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* Pfizer down after Citi cuts to "sell" * Microsoft leads technology sector gainers * Dow down 0.04 pct, S&P down 0.14 pct, Nasdaq up 0.17 pct (Updates to late afternoon, changes byline) By Sinead Carew NEW YORK, May 16 (Reuters) - The …
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