Category Archives: Apple Inc.

S&P 500 hits another record as stocks rise modestly

Global stocks were mostly if modestly higher on Wednesday, enough to carry the S&P 500 to another all-time high.

Posted in Apple Inc., Bonds, Europe, Facebook

Stocks rebound Tuesday as earnings retake investor focus

Stocks rebounded strongly across the globe on Tuesday as concern about the crises in the Middle East and Russia ebbed a bit, at least for one day.

Posted in Apple Inc., Corporate Profits, Housing, Inflation

Meh Monday

It was a quiet day in Wall Street, where all of the stock market indexes seemed to be above average. With scant economic or corporate news out today and more of the same low volatility exhibited over the past several … Continue reading

Posted in Apple Inc., Bonds, Europe, Stocks

Stock prices edge higher on positive ISM survey

Down 130 points or 0.8% shortly after today’s opening bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fought its way back to a gain of 18 points or 0.1% Monday. NASDAQ, largely on today’s buying of biotech stocks (+1.8%), rose 0.3% for … Continue reading

Posted in Apple Inc., Purchasing Managers' Index

Stocks rise broadly on Tuesday, Twitter drops after the close

Stocks were broadly higher across much of the globe on Tuesday, ahead of Wednesday’s Federal Reserve announcement.

Posted in Apple Inc., Consumer Confidence, Housing

Thursday a mixed day for the markets

The major U.S. stock averages closed mostly higher Thursday although most of the action was decidedly mixed.

Posted in Apple Inc., Europe, Jobs

Facebook, Apple beat Street estimates, boosting share prices in after-hours trading

U.S. stock prices were slightly lower today, with NASDAQ absorbing the brunt of the selling. The Dow lost just 13 points or 0.1% on the day, while the S&P 500 dropped 0.2%, and NASDAQ fell 0.8%, with biotech shares down … Continue reading

Posted in Apple Inc., Facebook, Housing

Markets calm ahead of Yellen’s debut

Stocks traded in a relatively narrow range Monday, a day with little economic news to digest and one day ahead of Janet Yellen’s first testimony to Congress as Chairman of the Federal Reserve.

Posted in Apple Inc., Federal Reserve

Stocks rebound ahead of Wednesday’s Fed meeting

After Monday’s afternoon rally fell short of moving the major U.S. averages into the green, stocks were higher on Tuesday.

Posted in Apple Inc., Consumer Confidence, Stocks

Afternoon rally fails to keep stocks out of the red; Apple drops after hours

Despite an afternoon rally that lifted both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 into positive territory for a time, the global market selloff in stocks continued into the new week on Monday.

Posted in Apple Inc., Housing, Stocks