Dow Jumps 230 Points – This Chart Warns the Party Won’t Last

The Dow surged on Wednesday, but a sharp decline in corporate stock buybacks threatens to force the market into a corner. | Source: AP Photo / Richard Drew By CCN Markets: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market rallied sharply on Wednesday, as investors reacted to the increasingly-likely prospect of another Federal Reserve interest rate …

Dow’s Record Rally Speeds to the Brink After Trump Shocks Markets

The Dow and broader U.S. stock market drifted lower Tuesday after President Trump warned that the trade war with China still has “a long way to go” before reaching its desired conclusion. Dow Under Pressure; S&P 500 Halts Five-Day Win Streak All three of Wall Street’s major benchmarks were under pressure during afternoon trade, mirroring …

Dow Futures Wobbles Under Economic Data Scrutiny on Memorial Day

By CCN: The Dow and U.S. stock market could see significant action this week as a fresh wave of economic data make their way through the financial markets. Critically, these data releases will help investors determine the latest impact of the U.S.-China trade war on the domestic economy. Dow Futures Wobble U.S. stock futures drifted between …

Dow Leaps 200 Points But Catastrophic Housing Data Menaces Market

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market returned to strength on Tuesday after the Commerce Department temporarily rolled back trade restrictions against Huawei, the Chinese telecommunications giant. But beneath the surface, the U.S. economy is showing signs of persistent weakness that could come back to haunt the bull market. Dow Regains Footing; S&P …

Dow Swings 350 Points after Treasury Yields Trigger Recession Alarms

By CCN.com: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market fluctuated wildly on Wednesday, as falling bond yields stoked fresh fears that a global economic slowdown would soon hit American shores. Dow Whipsaws Through Wednesday Trading Session The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded within a 353-point range on Wednesday, reflecting a tepid pre-market for U.S. stock …

Dow Surges 316 Points, Why Apple’s Earnings are Leading the Charge

The U.S. stock market catapulted higher on Wednesday, as investors rallied behind a series of upbeat earnings reports from some of Wall Street’s biggest companies. Flush of Green for Dow Index All of Wall Street’s major indexes reported strong gains on Wednesday, building off a positive pre-market session for Dow futures. The Dow Jones Industrial …

Nasdaq Just Made its Biggest Commitment to Cryptocurrency Yet

Nasdaq headquarters in Times Square, New York. | Source: Shutterstock By CCN.com: Leading a $20 million Series B round of funding in capital market blockchain technology company Symbiont could arguably be Nasdaq’s biggest crypto play to date. It comes right after Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman gave further clues to Nasdaq’s commitment to cryptocurrency and blockchain …

Nasdaq Cracks 7,000 as China Pledges More Stimulus

U.S. stocks broke out Tuesday morning, led by a sharp recovery in the tech-heavy Nasdaq after China pledged more stimulus measures to help reverse a moribund economy. Stocks Rise, Nasdaq Hits Milestone Wall Street’s major indexes were back on solid footing Tuesday morning after posting their first back-to-back losses of the year. The broad S&P …

Government Shutdown Doesn’t Stop Dow from Best Start Since 2006

The first seven sessions of trading have delivered the best start to a year for the Dow Jones Industrial Average and other stock market indices since 2006. Government Shutdown Continues, But so Does Dow Rally 800,000 workers went without pay on Friday due to the ongoing government shutdown. It’s now the longest in history with …