Get The Ticker Tape delivered right to your inbox.

Market Update Banner Mobile

Latest Stories

TD Ameritrade Ad
April 27, 2015

Apple Earnings, Fed’s Comfort Level Fight for Market Attention

After tacking on another 2.5% over the past few weeks, the S&P 500 (SPX) scratched out a fresh record high heading into the final four trading days of April ...

April 24, 2015

Formidable Tech Trio Could Launch Stocks to New Highs

If Friday’s early stock action is any indicator, more tech-sector upside is possible on the shoulders of (AMZN), Microsoft (MSFT), and Google (GOOG) ...

April 23, 2015

Strong Dollar's Sting, Revenue Results Dominate Earnings Chatter

Early stock market action tips lower. Barely. Still, it’s a sign that few participants may be willing to stick their necks out as big-name tech stocks ...

Latest Stories

TD Ameritrade Ad
April 22, 2015

Can Technology Earnings Tear Stocks Free From Limbo?

Technology earnings queue up in the post-close hours, a cap to blue-chip earnings that delivered mostly bullish news. Revenue continues to be the pain point ...

April 21, 2015

Big Blue and Big Mac Front Revenue-Obsessed Earnings Week

A revenue-obsessed earnings week continues, but the net effect so far has been a choppy market, dangling around the key 2100 line in the S&P 500 (SPX).

April 20, 2015

Tech Earnings Parade Follows Volatile Week for Stocks

Stock investor sentiment was rattled Friday when worrisome headlines from overseas diverted attention from earnings. Tech results could be another test ...

Latest Stories

TD Ameritrade Ad
April 17, 2015

China’s Regulatory Shift Ripples Across Global Stock Markets

Friday’s stock market influence could come from afar if the selling current that started in Asia and carried to Europe washes up on U.S. shores.

April 16, 2015

Netflix Delivers and Housing Thaws But Repeat Stock Performance Challenged

It’s been a slow, sometimes painful, grind but bulls got their win—the S&P 500 (SPX) cleared 2100 at Wednesday’s close. By a hair. Bulls will be looking for more ...

April 15, 2015

Tough Revenue Expectations Color Start of Earnings Season

Sometimes profit isn’t enough. Wall Street is proving to be a bit of a stickler when it comes to revenue generation reported in this earnings round.

Latest Stories

TD Ameritrade Ad
April 14, 2015

Mixed Earnings, Sub-Par Retail Bounce Fail to Meet Street’s Tough Standards

After a day of drift on Monday, this morning brings some of the highly anticipated earnings that much of Wall Street has been waiting for.

April 13, 2015

Stocks Elevated, Anxiety Low. But Here Come the Bank Earnings

Well, whadda ya know? Choppy trading actually turned into two consecutive winning weeks for the S&P 500 (SPX) for a push above closely watched 2100 ...

April 10, 2015

Big News Day for Giants: GE’s Done Banking, Apple Makes ‘Em Wait

Good old fashioned deal-making could lift the mood on Wall Street in this week’s final trading day. General Electric (GE) makes what some Street analysts claim is ...

Latest Stories

TD Ameritrade Ad
April 9, 2015

Stocks Waver as Some Wonder if a Patient Fed is an Uncertain Fed

Wednesday marked another day of intra-session swings but little change for major stock averages once the final bell clanged. Is Thursday off to a similar start?

April 8, 2015

Alcoa Launches Earnings Season That Leaves Many Bracing for Bad News

Nod off at your own risk as a potential snoozer in early market action could quickly change. Looming events include Fed intelligence and Alcoa’s (AA) results.

April 7, 2015

What Will Earnings, Oil's Next Turn Reveal About State of the World?

Early stock action is choppy as participants have to dig deep to follow up a respectable Monday advance absent a ton of fresh data due today and with the next earnings ...

Latest Stories

TD Ameritrade Ad
April 6, 2015

Was Jobs Report Stinker So Bad? Earnings May Mean More

Good Friday delivered the worst job market report in 15 months and leaves many in the stock market wondering if a Federal Reserve interest rate hike is on ice.

Scroll to Top