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Friday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

Source: ThinkstockMarch 23 2018: The S&P 500 closed down 2.1% at 2,588.20. The DJIA closed down 1.8% at 23,532.27. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 2.4% at 6,992.67.

Friday was again an absolute disaster for the broad U.S. markets. There didnt seem to be anything positive about Friday, with the exception of gold and oil rising. The Nasdaq was the biggest loser of the group, it lost over....More>>>

Macy’s, Nordstrom and More Major Retailers Reporting This Week

The return of volatility has created a lot of confusion in the markets over the past few weeks. However, were now reaching a point in the earnings season when a highly cyclical industry will be seeing some of its biggest firms reporting. These retailers will be coming out of their biggest quarter, and its time to see if they have anything to show for it.

24/7 Wall St. has reviewed some of....More>>>

Hot Clean Energy Stocks To Own For 2018

What happened?

In February, the shortest month of the year, copper, gold, and oil company Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) saw its shares tumble by nearly 20%. After a roughly 95% price gain in 2016, it was a painful reminder of years past, when Freeport-McMoRan was dealing with the aftermath of an ill-timed oil investment.

So what?

Shortly before oil prices started to fall....More>>>

pink sheet stocks

Two years ago, I wrote about why I disliked regional bank stocks using Regions Financial (NYSE: RF) as a glaring example. Two years later, the stock is 18% lower since despite slow but noticeable improvements in the U.S. economy and repair in the financial sector. Most banks have had enough time to adapt to the regulatory environment. So why the poor performance?

I drilled down into Regions’....More>>>

The 9 Best Stocks to Buy on the Dip

Don’t look now, but the S&P 500 is having its third-best year in the past decade, which is amazing when you consider we’ll be entering the tenth year of the bull market in March. It’s a big indication the 2008 financial crisis is clearly in the rearview mirror, making it very difficult to find cheap stocks to buy. 

With the S&P 500 up 16% year-to-date, it’s....More>>>

Best Gold Stocks To Watch Right Now

Meir Statman: What Normal People Really Want From Advisors

Kansas Judge Upholds DOL Fiduciary Rule

6 Tax-Law Time Bombs Affecting IRAs

Investors across the country are variously cheering and mourning the election of Donald Trump as U.S. president. In some cases, they’re pressing their financial planners into double duty as therapists. Or grief counselors.

In San....More>>>

Mid-Day Market Update: Abercrombie & Fitch Climbs After Q3 Beat; Century Casinos Shares Drop

Midway through trading Friday, the Dow traded down 0.32 percent to 23,383.25 while the NASDAQ declined 0.08 percent to 6,788.04. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.15 percent to 2,581.76.

Leading and Lagging Sectors

On Friday, the cyclical consumer goods & services sector proved to be a source of strength for the market. Leading the sector was strength from Abercrombie & Fitch....More>>>

Friday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

Source: ThinkstockNovember 17, 2017: The S&P 500 closed down 0.3% at 2,578.79. The DJIA closed down 0.4% at 23,358.21. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 0.2% at 6,782.79.

Friday was a down day for the three major U.S. exchanges after posting an incredible Thursday. Thursdays massive win was propelled by the House passing its tax bill, but it seems that wasnt enough to end Friday positively.....More>>>

Mid-Day Market Update: Abercrombie & Fitch Climbs After Q3 Beat; Century Casinos Shares Drop

Midway through trading Friday, the Dow traded down 0.32 percent to 23,383.25 while the NASDAQ declined 0.08 percent to 6,788.04. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.15 percent to 2,581.76.

Leading and Lagging Sectors

On Friday, the cyclical consumer goods & services sector proved to be a source of strength for the market. Leading the sector was strength from Abercrombie & Fitch....More>>>

Chesapeake Energy, General Electric Amble into Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

August 21, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 237 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday’s session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about 15 to 3 and on the Nasdaq decliners led advancers by about 16 to 13.

Vipshop Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: VIPS) dropped about 7.2% Monday to post a new 52-week low of $9.15 after closing at $9.86 on Friday. The....More>>>