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2015/1/7
By Anora Mahmudova and Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch J.C. Penney rallies after trading update NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to solid open on Wall Street on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite on track to break a five-day losing streak.
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2014/12/19
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Fed speakers ahead and options-expiry day MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Wall Street was pointing to further gains on Friday, with stock futures higher a day after the market's record-busting session, as equity investors continued to embrace the "patient" Federal Reserve view.
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2014/12/17
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Russia still battles ruble speculators; supply data looms for oil MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were rising on Wednesday, as markets appeared to be banking on a less-hawkish Federal Open Market Committee statement, but Russia and oil prices continue to provide an undercurrent of unease.
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2014/12/19
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Fed speakers ahead and options-expiry day NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pared earlier gains and were mostly flat on Friday after the Federal Reserve's reassurance that rate increases will be slow and measured sparked a rally in the past two sessions.
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2015/1/12
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Another down day for oil prices leaves strategists wary NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- A rally in U.S. stock futures is running out of gas shortly before the regular market open on Monday, as slumping oil prices continue to weigh on sentiment.
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2015/2/5
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Fed's Rosengren says no sign inflation trending higher MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Stock futures point to a strong opening Thursday, with Wall Street set to recoup some of the momentum it lost worrying about Greece, as investors refocus on data and jobless claims due Friday.
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2015/1/5
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Oil prices drop to fresh 5-year lows LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were pointing to a lower open Monday as crude oil sank to five-year lows ahead of the first full week of 2015 trading.
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2015/1/15
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch B.of.A disappoints; Gold rallies as dollar falls on Swiss NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures recovered from the sharp reversal in the wake of Swiss National Bank's decision to ditch its currency ceiling and turned higher shortly before the regular market open on Thursday.
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2015/2/6
By Anora Mahmudova and Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Economy adds 257,000 jobs in January NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures moved higher on Friday after the official jobs report came in stronger than expected, indicating the labor market momentum is gaining steam in the face of weakness in the global economy.
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2015/2/5
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Fed's Rosengren sees no sign of inflation trending higher NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures advanced Thursday as investors shook off worries about Greece and turned their attention to earnings and economic data.
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2015/2/10
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Coca-Cola shares jump after earnings NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures rose on Tuesday ahead of an emergency meeting between embattled Greece and its creditors as they attempt to craft an agreement to forestall a default by the Hellenic Republic.
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2015/2/10
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Coca-Cola shares jump after earnings NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures rose on Tuesday ahead of an emergency meeting between embattled Greece and its creditors as they attempt to craft an agreement to forestall a default by the Hellenic Republic.
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2015/2/19
By Anora Mahmudova and Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch SolarCity slides premarket after earnings NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- A larger-than-expected fall in weekly jobless claims briefly lifted spirits on Wall Street Thursday, but a slide in oil prices, which hit energy-related shares, and more uncertainty over a Greece bailout kept investors cautious.
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2015/2/9
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Greenspan says 'Grexit' is only a matter of time NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Investors were backing away from perceived riskier assets on Monday, with stock futures pointing to losses when the market opens.
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2015/2/19
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch SolarCity slides premarket after earnings LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks were struggling to make headway on Thursday, lower oil prices hit energy-related shares and more uncertainty over a Greece bailout vied for investor attention with the prospect of a more dovish Federal Reserve.
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2014/12/17
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Russia still battles ruble speculators; supply data looms for oil NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were giving up gains ahead of regular market open on Wednesday, as investors assessed a larger-than-expected drop in the inflation rate, while betting on a less-hawkish Federal Open Market Committee statement.
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2015/1/6
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch U.S. 10-year Treasury note yield drops below 2% NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures dipped in and out of positive territory on Tuesday, a day after a brutal selloff, but a continuing slide in oil prices could keep gains in check during Wall Street's trading day.
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2014/12/11
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch ECB's cheap loan operation sees smaller take-up than expected MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Wall Street was struggling to find direction ahead of Thursday trading, with stock futures pointing to a slightly higher open in choppy action as oil prices rose and investors awaited retail-sales data.
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2014/12/11
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch ECB's cheap loan operation sees smaller take-up than expected MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Wall Street was struggling to find direction ahead of Thursday trading, with stock futures pointing to a slightly higher open in choppy action as oil prices rose and investors awaited retail-sales data.
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2015/2/19
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch SolarCity slides premarket after earnings LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks are looking at a modestly positive open Thursday, after futures, earlier in the morning, reflected a sharp fall in oil prices and investor skittishness ahead of a raft of quarterly results and economic reports.
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2015/1/6
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures turned higher Tuesday, a day after a brutal selloff, but a continuing slide on oil prices could keep gains in check during Wall Street's trading day.
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2015/2/4
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Private sector employers add 213,000 jobs NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were ticking lower on Wednesday, slumping on weaker-than-expected private-sector jobs report that threatened to end a two-day streak of solid gains, which had been driven by a monster rally in crude oil prices early in the week.
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2015/2/11
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch PepsiCo shares rise on earnings beat, buyback, dividend news NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were flat on Wednesday as investors appeared more skittish than ever on Wednesday, with few important economic reports ahead today and a crucial meeting on Greece's future on hand.
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2014/12/19
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Red Hat, CarMax jump after earnings results NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--After two days of spectacular rallies, Friday's action on Wall Street was very modest, and the main indexes were still on track to book solid weekly gains.
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2015/2/24
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Toll Brothers, Home Depot climb on earnings beat NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks were little changed as Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen began her testimony to Congress on Tuesday.
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2015/2/24
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Case-Shiller home prices, Home Depot earnings ahead NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were barely budging ahead of the first day of testimony by Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen to Congress on Tuesday, with some wary she may strike a hawkish tone on the timing of the next interest-rate hike.
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2015/1/23
By Wallace Witkowski and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch Currencies volatile as euro dips below $1.12 SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks declined Friday, carving out fresh intraday lows, but remain on track for solid weekly gains thanks to a big advance Thursday, when the European Central Bank unveiled fresh stimulus measures.
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2014/12/10
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks suffered their worst declines in about two months on Wednesday as a renewed slump in oil prices slammed energy companies while investors fretted that a stunning drop in oil prices signals a more worrisome global-economic slowdown.
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2014/12/10
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks marched lower on Wednesday as a renewed slump in oil prices slammed energy companies while investors fretted whether sharp drops signal a slowing global economy.
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2015/1/29
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Weekly jobless claims plunge to lowest level since 2000 NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks gave up opening gains and drifted lower as investors weighed a barrage of mixed earnings and a much stronger-than-expected jobless claims report.
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