Mid-Morning Look: May 21, 2024

Mid-Morning Look Tuesday, May 21, 2024 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 47.14 0.12% 39,854 S&P 500 0.58 0.01% 5,308 Nasdaq -21.83 0.13% 16,773 Russell 2000 -3.67 0.18% 2,098     U.S. stocks are mixed, holding not far off the recent record highs reached for the S&P 500, Nasdaq, and Dow Jones Industrials, last week with major averages in another … Read More

Morning Preview: May 21, 2024

Early Look Tuesday, May 21, 2024 Futures Up/Down % Last Dow 10.00 0.03% 39,954 S&P 500 2.25 0.03% 5,333 Nasdaq -10.50 0.05% 18,752     S&P futures (Spuz) flat at 5,332 after staying in a very narrow trading range all night long, with high of 5,335.50 and low of 5,329 as investors awaited minutes of the Federal Reserve’s latest policy … Read More

Market Review: May 20, 2024

Closing Recap Monday, May 20, 2024 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials -195.90 0.49% 39,807 S&P 500 4.92 0.09% 5,308 Nasdaq 108.91 0.65% 16,795 Russell 2000 6.77 0.33% 2,102                   U.S. stocks stayed strong on Monday, taking a little dip mid-day from all-time highs following a few Fed speaker comments on rate … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: May 20, 2024

Mid-Morning Look Monday, May 20, 2024 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 42.57 0.11% 40,046 S&P 500 19.20 0.36% 5,322 Nasdaq 110.19 0.66% 16,795 Russell 2000 5.33 0.25% 2,101     Another day another rally for U.S stock markets, adding to new record highs for the Dow, S&P, and Nasdaq Comp, boosted by shares of technology shares (XLK +1%, SOX … Read More

Morning Preview: May 20, 2024

Early Look Monday, May 20, 2024 Futures Up/Down % Last Dow 11.00 0.03% 40,148 S&P 500 6.25 0.12% 5,333 Nasdaq 37.50 0.20% 18,673     U.S. futures open the new trading week with modest gains, tracking European and Asian markets higher initially and building on last week’s advances. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 40K for first time ever … Read More

Market Review: May 17, 2024

Closing Recap Friday, May 17, 2024 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 134.21 0.34% 40,003 S&P 500 6.17 0.12% 5,303 Nasdaq -12.36 0.07% 16,685 Russell 2000 -0.74 0.04% 2,095                   After a strong start to the week, with stocks pushing to new all-time high Wednesday following tamer inflation readings and softer growth … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: May 17, 2024

Mid-Morning Look Friday, May 17, 2024 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 40.04 0.10% 39,908 S&P 500 4.86 0.09% 5,301 Nasdaq 18.63 0.111% 16,717 Russell 2000 -0.51 0.02% 2,095     U.S. stocks doing a whole lot of nothing to close out the week, trading in a narrow range and little changed from yesterday close as the S&P 500 (SPX) … Read More

Morning Preview: May 17, 2024

Early Look Friday, May 17, 2024 Futures Up/Down % Last Dow -12.00 0.03% 39,998 S&P 500 -2.00 0.04% 5,318 Nasdaq 8.50 0.05% 18,658     After big market swings to start the week, pushing major averages to all-time highs for the Dow, S&P and Nasdaq, overnight futures are flat to little changed ahead of today’s option expiration. Softer CPI, PPI … Read More

Market Review: May 16, 2024

Closing Recap Thursday, May 16, 2024 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials -38.62 0.10% 39,869 S&P 500 -11.05 0.21% 5,297 Nasdaq -44.07 0.26% 16,698 Russell 2000 -13.70 0.64% 2,095                   More intraday record highs for major U.S. averages, as the Dow, S&P and Nasdaq saw early gains but failed to hold, slipping … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: May 16, 2024

Mid-Morning Look Thursday, May 16, 2024 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 85.31 0.21% 39,993 S&P 500 9.79 0.18% 5,317 Nasdaq 27.19 0.17% 16,770 Russell 2000 -7.36 0.36% 2,101     U.S. stocks holding at or near record highs, taking a breather following a monster run the first two-weeks of May, as investors digest a round of mixed economic data … Read More