Stock Futures Deep in the Red Apr 17, 2015 06:59AM

Stock futures are deep in the red this morning with traders pointing to rumors of an imminent Greek default, an earlier global Bloomberg terminal outage that left traders in Europe blind, and reports China is limiting margin on certain stocks given froth in the market.

On the Bloomberg outage, which has since been mostly resolved, one asset manager in London told the WSJ, "The communication chat has become vital to the sharing of information across regions and... (continue reading...)


Markets Pare Gains in Late Trading (SPY) (DIA) (QQQ) Apr 7, 2015 03:33PM

Markets have largely pared earlier gains. The S&P 500 is now up less than 0.1 percent after being up over 0.4 percent today.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up 0.3 percent and Nasdaq is up 0.2 percent.


Nasdaq Nears All-Time Closing High (QQQ) Mar 20, 2015 03:48PM

The Nasdaq Composite is up 0.8 percent to 5,031.04 or so in afternoon trading.

Notably, the index is just a few points away from its all-time closing high of 5,048.62, which was reached on March 10, 2000.

The Nasdaq will have a five-session streak going following the end of trading Friday.

It actually hasn't been that long since such a win streak was seen; the Nasdaq ended positive on February 10 - 24, 2015, just one month ago. That was a ten-session run.


Stocks Move Into Positive Territory as Greece May Seek Bailout Extension Feb 17, 2015 12:42PM

Markets perked into positive territory on headlines from Bloomberg that Greece is considering requesting a six-month bailout extension as soon as tomorrow.

After trading lower before the headlines, stocks briefly turned fractionally higher before moving back below the flat line.

Related ETF: CurrencyShares Euro ETF (NYSE: FXE)


S&P 500 rises to all-time high of 2,093.57 (SPY) Feb 13, 2015 09:58AM

S&P 500 rises to all-time high of 2,093.57.


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