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January 18, 2017

Goldman Sachs’ Big Beat Highlights Morning; Netflix, Yellen On Tap After Close

Like clockwork, big bank earnings keep rolling in better than expected. Goldman Sachs (GS) and Citi (C), are the latest to beat Wall Street’s bottom-line estimates.

January 17, 2017

Brexit is Back: Market Falls After May Speech Despite Strong Bank Earnings

This week, the rubber hits the road as more big banks report. But stocks looked likely to open lower, hurt in part by Brexit concerns after a speech by Theresa May.

January 13, 2017

Big Banks Benefit From Post-Election Trading Binge, But Retail Sales A Bit Light

Investors got hit with a truckload of earnings and economic data Friday morning, and may spend much of today deciding what it all means.

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January 12, 2017

Fed Speakers On Tap, But Market Counting Time Until Friday’s Key Data, Earnings

With economic data and earnings looking rather sparse today, many market participants seem focused on tomorrow's economic data and bank earnings.

January 11, 2017

What Will He Say? Trump’s Press Conference In Focus As Data, Earnings Sparse

With no major economic data on today’s schedule and key earnings still a couple days away, President-elect Donald Trump's press conference is in the spotlight.

January 10, 2017

Catalyst Awaited: Market In Cautious Mode Ahead of Key Earnings Due Friday

The market appears to be in a wait and see mode early Tuesday, looking for a catalyst ahead of some key earnings reports later this week.

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January 9, 2017

Who’s Up First? Financial Sector Leading Off As Q4 Earnings Season Begins

With the December jobs report in the rear-view mirror, it’s time for the start of earnings season. The financial sector will be the first major port of call.

January 6, 2017

Finding the Silver Lining: Jobs Growth Below Expectations But There Are Positives

December’s jobs report looked a bit lukewarm on the surface, but had its share of silver linings. Market reaction was muted early Friday.

January 5, 2017

Waiting Game: After Fast Start to 2017, Focus Shifts To Looming Jobs Data

The new year is off to a fast start. After a strong showing Wednesday that saw nine of 11 sectors rise, Friday's jobs data now moves into focus.

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January 4, 2017

Auto Sales, Fed Minutes Ahead After Impressive Rally To Start New Year

Yesterday’s impressive rally and a positive tone in pre-market trading Wednesday seem to put stocks on firm footing to start the year.

January 3, 2017

Get Ready for Another Market Marathon in 2017

After the low-volume trading that marked the last week of what became a volatile year, traders appear to be ready to rock and roll into the new year.

December 30, 2016

Ta-Ta 2016. Markets Bid Farewell on a High Note as Investors Look to 2017

Barring any unforeseen incidents, the three major benchmarks look like they may end with the biggest bang in at least two years, thanks to strength in Q4.

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December 29, 2016

Is Dow 20k a Resistance Level? Milestone Looks Like a No Go in 2016

The Dow may have found a resistance level in that 20,000 marker. Despite repeated attempts to penetrate it, it appears it's just not meant to be for the time being.

December 28, 2016

Should We Prepare for the Dow 20,000 Party Yet? Markets Tread Lightly

Will today be The Day? The numbers are edging higher again as volume trickles to lowest levels all year, but the elusive milestone is within striking distance. Again.

December 27, 2016

Waiting for Santa: Will The Week Ahead Offer Any More Gifts For Investors?

Maybe Santa Claus came early this year. At least it seems that way from a market standpoint.

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December 23, 2016

20,000 Today? Early Trading Says No, But It's Not Over Till Closing Bell Rings

Are stocks taking a pre-Christmas nap before the long weekend? At the open, Santa rally appears on pause amid thin early trading before investors head for the exits.

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