Articles From: U.S. Stocks Slide, Capping Rocky Week to U.S. stocks: Futures higher at the start of holiday-shortened week


2015/1/9
By Dan Strumpf Stocks declined on Friday, capping a rocky week for investors, despite a stronger-than-expected jobs report that signaled continued health in the U.S. economy.
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2015/1/15
By Alexandra Scaggs U.S. stocks fell on Thursday afternoon, as a pair of disappointing bank earnings reports weighed down financial shares.
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2015/1/15
By Alexandra Scaggs U.S. stocks fell Thursday, as a pair of disappointing bank earnings reports weighed down financial shares.
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2015/1/7
By Saumya Vaishampayan U.S. stocks remained higher Wednesday after the release of minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest meeting, with the S&P 500 on track to snap a five-session losing streak.
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2015/1/13
By Alexandra Scaggs U.S. stocks gained broadly Tuesday, with technology shares leading benchmarks higher.
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2015/1/21
By Saumya Vaishampayan The Dow industrials turned little changed amid mixed corporate earnings from UnitedHealth Group Inc. and International Business Machines Corp.
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2015/1/14
By Saumya Vaishampayan Stock markets around the world tumbled, with the Dow industrials falling to their lows of the year, and government bonds rallied Wednesday as fears about the health of the global economy deepened.
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2014/12/31
By Dan Strumpf Stocks turned lower on the final trading day of the year, capping an otherwise strong year for stocks that puts the Dow on course to post its sixth consecutive year of gains.
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2014/11/12
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Strategist: 2,040 proving a tough barrier for the S&P 500 MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Stock futures eased back on Wednesday, indicating that Wall Street could struggle to log a sixth session of record highs for major indexes, with Europe stocks and oil prices dropping.
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2014/12/26
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Oil prices, gold shoot higher MADRID (MarketWatch) -- In what's setting up to be the usual low-volume post-Christmas day of trade, stocks still looked set to nab some gains on Friday, with futures peeking higher and oil and gold prices shooting north.
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2014/11/14
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Baker Hughes climbs 7% premarket on Halliburton interest LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Stocks on Wall Street were poised for a positive open on Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average set to remain in record territory, ahead of retail sales and consumer-sentiment numbers.
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2014/11/28
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Airlines rally after oil-price slide LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Energy companies posted hefty losses in U.S. premarket trade on Friday after a decision Thursday from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries to maintain its production target sent oil prices collapsing.
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2014/12/12
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a red open on Wall Street on Friday, as a further slump in oil prices continued to dampen the investment mood and fanned fears of an imminent stock-market correction.
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2014/10/23
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Wall Street was looking at a higher open on Thursday, with U.S. stock futures strengthening after key eurozone data came in better than anticipated.
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2014/11/3
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a slightly lower open for Wall Street on Monday after a heady two-week run, following weak manufacturing data out of China.
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2014/11/18
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Grantham: Another 10% run and then S&P will crash MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Stock futures dipped early Tuesday ahead of producer prices and housing data, with investors weighing up news of a snap election in Japan and better-than-expected data from Germany.
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2014/12/1
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Weak Black Friday sales could hit retailers LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. markets were headed for opening losses on Monday, as traders return from holiday to a string of negative headlines, from commodity prices collapsing anew, to downbeat data from China, and to weaker Black Friday sales.
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2014/11/20
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch European PMI data was weakest in 16 months MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Stock futures headed lower Thursday after a batch of weak economic indicators from Europe and China, with the U.S. also set for a big day of data on manufacturing, consumer prices and existing-home sales.
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2015/1/6
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were lower Tuesday, a day after a brutal selloff, as a renewed slide in oil prices promised more pressure ahead.
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2014/12/9
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Global stocks under pressure, yuan suffers record loss MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a rough start for Wall Street on Tuesday, amid fresh speculation the Federal Reserve may be close to pulling back its pledge to keep rates low, and as global markets tumbled on weak oil prices.
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2014/11/19
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Staples, Lowe's, Target on tap to report early MADRID (MarketWatch) -- On the heels of yet another record session for major U.S. indexes, futures traded cautiously Wednesday, ahead of minutes of the latest Federal Open Market Committee meeting that could shed light on policy makers' thinking.
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2014/12/4
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Sears, Dollar General due to report ahead of the bell LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks were pointing to a flat start for Wall Street on the heels of another record-breaking action, with Thursday's session hinging on a European Central Bank meeting and news conference, as well as on weekly jobless claims data.
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2014/10/30
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a wary start for Wall Street on Thursday, after what most see as a more hawkish view out of the Federal Reserve, which one strategist says could usher in more volatility for markets.
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2014/12/24
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Wall Street looks set for a higher open Wednesday, after the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at a shiny new record high, and with weekly updates on labor and oil due in the abbreviated Christmas Eve session.
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2015/1/20
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures indicated a higher opening as Wall Street on Tuesday, driven by hopes for central-bank stimulus and as earnings season grinds on, with Morgan Stanley and Johnson & Johnson due to report.
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2015/1/12
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch ECB's quantitative easing plan shaping up MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a higher open for Wall Street on Monday, shaking off another sharp decline for oil prices as investors ready for a busy week of data and the kickoff to the earnings season with Alcoa Inc. Reports that the European Central Bank's bond-buying plan is taking shape rallied stocks in Europe.
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2015/1/13
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch U.A.E. minister says OPEC will keep output unchanged MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were bolstered Tuesday by continuing signs that the European Central Bank will need to implement quantitative easing soon, but few were convinced of gains as the price of U.S. crude dropped below $45 a barrel.
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2014/12/15
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Deal news drives PetSmart higher MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a stronger open for Wall Street on Monday, as oil prices rose and as strategists said last week's big move south for stocks was perhaps overdone.
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2014/11/5
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Wall Street was poised for a stronger start on Wednesday, with stock futures gaining after Republicans retook control of the Senate after numerous victories in midterm elections.
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2014/11/24
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch OPEC meeting in focus this week LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures advanced Monday in a holiday-shortened week, suggesting Wall Street is ready to build on its multi-week run of gains.
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