Stock Futures Fall in Choppy Trading

Stock Futures Fall in Choppy Trading

US stock futures fell in choppy trading, as investors weighed the possibility of the US rolling back tariffs on China against worries about economic growth. Futures for the S&P 500 fell 0.7% Tuesday to start the trading week after the US stock and bond markets were closed for the Independence Day holiday. Contracts for the … Read more

U.S. Futures Slip; European Stocks Rally

U.S. Futures Slip; European Stocks Rally

US stock futures edged down to start the week, while European stocks rallied, as investors continue to assess the odds of a global economic slowdown. Futures tied to the S&P 500 slipped 0.3% while contracts on the tech-heavy Nasdaq-100 fell 0.5%. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures shed 0.1%. .

Stock Futures Slip After Worst Start to Year in Decades

Stock Futures Slip After Worst Start to Year in Decades

US stock futures drifted lower at the start of the second half of the year, with investors bracing for more volatility amid heightened inflation and expected interest-rate increases. Futures for the S&P 500 shed 0.6% Friday. The broad index closed out Thursday lower, heaping on additional losses to mark the worst first half of the … Read more

U.S. stocks push higher as Powell sees path back to 2% inflation while sustaining strong labor market

U.S. stocks push higher as Powell sees path back to 2% inflation while sustaining strong labor market

US stock indexes pushed higher after a wobbly start Wednesday, leaving Wall Street potentially on to gain ground after back-to-back losses, as investors tune in to remarks by central bankers while fretting that soaring inflation is damaging the world’s biggest economy. How are stock indexes trading? The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA was up 196 … Read more

Stock Futures, Oil Drop After Rally

Stock Futures, Oil Drop After Rally

US stock futures fell, oil prices dropped and bond yields ticked lower after major indexes rallied to start the trading week, with recent volatility in markets showing few signs of abating. Futures for the S&P 500 declined 1.4% Wednesday. Contracts for the tech-focused Nasdaq-100 contracted 1.6% and futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average receded … Read more