US stock futures slip a day after solid market bounce

US stock futures slipped Wednesday, as investors reconsidered hawkish comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. S&P 500 futures ES00, -0.21% fell 0.4% to 4,065.75 Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YM00, -0.08% fell 104 points, or 0.3%, to 32,478 Nadsaq 100 futures fell 0.8%, to 12,461 On Tuesday, the Dow industrials DJIA, +1.34% jumped 431.17 … Read more

Asian markets mixed after Powell warns of further rate hikes

BEIJING — Asian stock markets were mixed Wednesday after Wall Street rose and the Federal Reserve’s chairman said it will raise interest rates further if needed to cool inflation. The Nikkei 225 NIK, +0.52% in Tokyo gained 0.7% after the government reported economic output shrank 0.2% in the first three months of 2022. That was … Read more

Beware of the Gains in Stocks. It Looks Like a ‘Bear Market Rally.’

Text size Morgan Stanley expects more losses to follow the recent gain in the S&P 500. Dreamstime The stock market has enjoyed a mini-rally in the past few days, but the latest gains look like an upsurge in the middle of a larger decline. The major indexes have shot higher since Thursday afternoon, when the … Read more

Beware of the Gains in Stocks. It Looks Like a ‘Bear Market Rally.’

Text size Morgan Stanley expects more losses to follow the recent gain in the S&P 500. Dreamstime The stock market has enjoyed a mini-rally in the past few days, but the latest gains look like an upsurge in the middle of a larger decline. The major indexes have shot higher since Thursday afternoon, when the … Read more

Stock Market Today: Dow Futures Rise, Tech Outperforms, China Lockdowns to Ease

text size Fed Chair Jerome Powell is one of six officials from the central bank speaking Tuesday. Tim Williams/Getty Images Stocks rose as China moved to curb Covid-19 lockdowns that have threatened global disruption, with a wave of US economic data and Federal Reserve speakers in the day ahead as investors continue to focus on … Read more

Asian markets gain as China COVID progress outweighs Wall Street losses

Shares advanced in Asia on Tuesday after another wobbly day on Wall Street extended a losing streak for markets. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng HSI, +2.23% gained 2.2% while the Nikkei 225 NIK, +0.29% in Tokyo edged 0.4% higher. In Seoul, the Kospi 180721, +0.79% pink 0.8%. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 XJO, +0.15% added 0.2% while the … Read more

Stock Market Today: Dow Wavered, Oil Prices Slipped After Weak Chinese Data

text size Stocks have sold off in recent weeks amid investor worries over inflation and growth. Ed Jones/AFP via Getty Images The stock market was mostly lower Monday, as investors digested a rally to close out last week. Markets are awaiting economic data out Tuesday. Tea Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 27 points, or … Read more

Stock Market Selloff Breaks as Dow Wavers

US stocks rose in afternoon trading Monday as investors tried to build momentum off Friday’s rally. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.5% in afternoon trading, while the broad stock market index 500 advanced less than 0.1%, and the technology-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index dropped 0.7%. Last week, the S&P 500 suffered its longest weekly losing … Read more

Opinion: A smart way to play Tesla’s big stock-market swings using options

Tesla has recently been one of the most active and volatile stocks. However, what appears to the naked eye is not always the same when placed under the microscope of analytical mathematics. Lawrence McMillan We can see that the stock was in a steady uptrend from May through October of 2021. Then, it experienced a … Read more

In A Volatile Market, What Should Investors Look For This Week

Sensex and Nifty 50 dropped by nearly 4% last week (May 9 to May 13). Although, the last two trading sessions were mildly red and almost tilting towards a flatter stick, however, the tone stayed bearish. On Friday, Sensex closed at 52,793.62 lower by 136.69 points or 0.26%. Heavyweights SBI, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Bharti … Read more