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March 9, 2016

Oil Rebound Propels Street Higher Ahead of Thursday European Bank Meeting

The story so far this year is oil prices locking closely with the stock market, and that was evident again early Wednesday as stocks moved higher after a rebound in oil.

March 8, 2016

After Five Days of Gains, Market Takes a Pause on Weak China Data

Stocks tipped lower Tuesday as the market reacted to disappointing data from China and took a pause from its recent dramatic rally.

March 7, 2016

Week Ahead: Will Jobs Report Help Street Continue Recent Strength?

This week is going to be light on new data, giving investors plenty of time to continue chewing over Friday’s jobs report.

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March 4, 2016

February Jobs Growth Above Expectations, Boosting Market Early

Stocks moved higher in early action Friday as job report headlines revealed stronger-than-expected hiring in February, steady unemployment, and lower wages.

March 3, 2016

Street Rally Fades as Market Awaits Friday's Key U.S. Jobs Data

The Street’s recent rally showed signs of a fade early Thursday as investors waited for Friday’s key monthly jobs report.

March 2, 2016

Can Rally Continue? Street Off a Bit After Tuesday’s Data-Fueled Climb

Stocks were flat to slightly lower early Wednesday, one day after strong U.S. economic data helped fuel the biggest rally since January.

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March 1, 2016

March Rally? Stocks Looking Stronger in New Month, Boosted by China, Oil

March is traditionally a strong month for the U.S. stock market, and stocks looked primed to rally Tuesday on fresh stimulus news out of China and rising oil prices.

February 29, 2016

Week Ahead: Jobs Report, Auto Sales Keep Focus On Consumer

Stocks swung both positive and negative Friday, but still ended the week at their highest level since early January, building on gains that began mid-month.

February 26, 2016

Stocks Try For Three in a Row As Oil Strength Continues To Build

Stocks took a stab at a third-straight session of rallies Friday, having pushed above what many analysts saw as key psychological resistance.

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February 25, 2016

Street Looks To Build on Wednesday’s Late Rally As Europe Gains

Stocks are tracking flat in early action after an impressive late rally Wednesday. Overnight gains in Europe lent some support.

February 24, 2016

It’s All About Oil As Commodity Concerns Pressure Stock Market

Stocks slid in early trading Wednesday after Saudi Arabia said no to oil production cuts, sending oil prices back toward the psychologically important $30 level.

February 23, 2016

Consumer Data, Retail Earnings In Focus For Stocks After Monday Gains

Stocks pivoted around unchanged early Tuesday as investors eyed several earnings reports and other key data.

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February 22, 2016

Week Ahead: Will Retail Earnings, Housing Data Lift Confidence in Consumer?

Stocks ended a largely winning week with choppy action on Friday as investors seek more clarity in coming sessions from a volatile oil market, the interest rate outlook.

February 19, 2016

Stocks Start Down With Focus on Inflation Data, Weak Overseas Markets

After cooling off Thursday following a three-day win streak, the stock market tipped lower again Friday with investors closely watching government data.

February 18, 2016

Street Tries to Extend Streak, Encouraged By Fed, Oil

Stock averages will try for a fourth straight day of gains if early action holds. The S&P 500 (SPX) and other leading indices jumped Wednesday after Fed ...

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February 17, 2016

Stock Market Endorses Dovish Fed Indications; Oil on the Move

Stocks took a stab at a third session for gains early Wednesday; the dollar traded lower against chief counterparts and global stock markets were mixed.

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