Dow Under Pressure as Crude Oil Politics Strangles Stock Rally

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market drifted lower Wednesday, pressured by a sharp decline in energy shares after government data showed a surprise build-up in commercial crude inventories. Dow Slides; S&P 500, Nasdaq Follow All of Wall Street’s major indexes traded in negative territory, mirroring a skittish start to the day for …

Meteoric Dow Races Toward Record as Earnings Crush Brutal Forecasts

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market surged on Tuesday, as investors rallied behind stronger than expected earnings results from the likes of United Technologies Corp (UTX) and Twitter (TWTR). Dow Pounds Toward Record Levels Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) may soon join S&P 500, Nasdaq in record territory. | Chart via Yahoo …

Is a Meteoric Rise Awaiting?

In one spectacular quarter, the U.S. stock market has almost fully recovered from its 2018 correction with the Dow Jones nearing 26,000 points and the S&P 500 surpassing November levels. Since December 24, the Dow Jones has rebounded from 21,792 points to 25,928 points by 18.9 percent and the S&P 500 demonstrated a similar performance, …

Dow Surges into Recovery Mode While Trump Blitzes Obamacare

The Dow and broader US stock market surged into recovery mode on Tuesday while the Trump administration geared up for a new assault on an old nemesis: the Affordable Care Act (ACA), better known as Obamacare. Dow Races to 175 Point Recovery on Tuesday Shortly before Tuesday’s opening bell, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures had …

Despite Trump Jabs, Fed Rate Hikes May Be the Dow’s Saving Grace

Complaining about the Federal Reserve’s approach to monetary policy has been one of President Donald Trump’s favorite activities. However, as talk of recession picks up after a temporary inversion of the yield curve, Jerome Powell’s hawkish approach will be a tremendous asset to the U.S. globally. Meaningful stimulus can help put a floor under the …

Dow Trembles after Mueller Report Shockingly Vindicates Trump

US President Donald Trump might have expected a massive stock market bounce following the bombshell revelation that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s 675-day-long investigation into the Trump campaign had failed to expose any evidence of collusion with the Russian government. However, Dow futures are flat ahead of Monday’s opening bell following a bloodbath in the Asian …

Dow Suddenly Swings Higher as Apple Headlines Tech Stock Surge

The Dow and broader U.S. stock market pivoted higher Thursday, as traders reassessed the Federal Reserve’s dovish policy turn and its implications on riskier assets. Dow Rises from the Ashes; S&P 500 & Nasdaq Follow Wall Street’s major indexes overcame a volatile start to trade sharply higher on Thursday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged …