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U.S. Markets To Snap Winning Streak?

Markets in the U.S. have been trading modestly lower all morning and are heading into the lunch break trading just off their session lows as they look ready to snap a four-day winning streak. At noon on Wall Street, the S&P 500 is trading lower by 0.29%, the Dow is off by 0.23%, the Nasdaq has fallen 0.24%, and the Russell 2000 is sporting a 0.91% loss. Transportation shares in the airline and railroad space are

U.S. Daily Market Analysis

U.S. stock markets pulled back modestly from near record levels today as investors struggled to maintain the gaining mode as the USD extended the higher edge. United States markets lost ground as traders and investors looked over a mixed bag of earnings from retailers. Health care stocks traded lower. Shares of the retailers Gap, Abercrombie & Fitch and Williams-Sonoma dropped after the companies announced weak quarterly reports. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 35 points to

U.S. Markets Gain On Economic Data

U.S. markets are back on the move higher, trading near their session highs as the lunch hour begins on Wall Street. Currently, the S&P 500 is trading higher by 0.49%, with the Dow higher by 0.11% and the Nasdaq up by 0.70%. The financial sector is back in the lead as investors remain excited about the prospects for banks and other financial institutions as the U.S. prepares for a Donald Trump administration. The consumer discretionary space

Investors Take Profit From U.S.

U.S. markets are mixed as they come out of the lunch hour, with the battered technology sector taking the lead today as investors take profits from other areas of the market. Near the end of the lunch hour the S&P 500 is trading near its session low with a loss of 0.31%.  The Dow is likewise trading near a session low as it has fallen 0.44%.  The Nasdaq is being supported by the gains from technology

U.S. Daily Market Review

Stock Market The US stock market closed Tuesday trading higher due to the strengthening of the oil and gas, telecommunications and utilities sectors. At the close on the New York Stock Exchange, Dow Jones rose 0.29%, reaching a historic high, S&P 500 index rose 0.75%, and NASDAQ Composite Index rose 1.10%. The leaders of growth among the Dow Jones index components were the shares of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), which rose 1.19 p (2.58%), closing

How To Buy Shares In Marijuana Stocks

Here’s the thing, when multi-billionaire trader George Soros decides to support and invest in something, it’s almost a guarantee to be a great investment vehicle. Especially when he makes a few good points about the benefits and legalization of marijuana on the Wallstreet Journal. He’s invested over half a million dollars into the quickly rising markets, everyone wants a piece of the action but is this volatile market a safe place to invest? The marijuana industry