Category Archives: Apple Inc.

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

Stocks surge on World Bank forecast, other positive reports

Propelled by a bevy of positive economic reports and company news, global stocks surged higher on Wednesday.

Posted in Apple Inc., Federal Reserve, Global, Inflation

Global rally continues on Apple, economic news

The global stock rally continued into Christmas week on Monday, boosted by positive U.S. economic reports, upbeat comments by the head of the International Monetary Fund about American economic growth, and a big gain in the price of Apple Inc. … Continue reading

Posted in Apple Inc., Consumer Confidence, Facebook, Savings and Consumer Spending

Stocks little changed on Monday; Apple beats but stock falls

U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed on Monday following the release of some uninspiring economic reports.

Posted in Apple Inc., Housing

Jobs report weak, but S&P 500 reaches new peak

Investors had no qualms about pushing stock prices higher from the open Tuesday, apparently viewing the undershoot in the September employment data – released this morning after a shutdown-related delay of 2½ weeks – as reason to expect the Federal … Continue reading

Posted in Apple Inc., Jobs, Stocks

Syria, Summers news boosts stocks and bonds Monday

The easing of the Syria crisis and former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers’ announcement over the weekend that he was withdrawing his bid to replace Ben Bernanke as Federal Reserve Chairman set off a global rally in stocks and bonds on … Continue reading

Posted in Apple Inc., Federal Reserve

Most stocks rise again as Verizon sells mammoth bond deal

U.S. stocks were mostly higher again on Wednesday.

Posted in Apple Inc., Bonds

Positive news on Syria, China economy boost stocks globally

A potential solution to the Syrian standoff and another positive report on the Chinese growth engine ignited a global rally in stocks on Tuesday.

Posted in Apple Inc., Bonds, China