Nasdaq Futures | News - Part 99


Asian stock markets endured modest losses on Wednesday as a negative lead from Wall Street damped the previous session’s relief rally over the Greek elections. U.S. stocks were sold off on Tuesday on the back of weak economic data and disappointing corporate earnings, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average (Dow Jones Global Indexes: .DJI) and Read More

U.S. stocks dropped sharply on Tuesday as corporations reported earnings that disappointed and orders for U.S. business equipment unexpectedly declined in December. “If you live in the northeast, and you work from home, you’re trying to figure out why the market is down 400 points,” Art Hogan, market strategist at Wunderlich Securities, referring to the Read More

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks opened sharply lower on Tuesday, with Microsoft and Caterpillar shares tumbling after both posted earnings, while an unexpected decline in durable goods orders also weighed on sentiment. The Dow Jones industrial average <.DJI> fell 222.56 points, or 1.26 percent, to 17,456.14, the S&P 500 <.SPX> lost 19.29 points, or Read More

By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares moved higher on Tuesday and the euro clung to rare gains, relieved that European markets had weathered Greece’s election outcome without much disruption. Bad weather in the United States curbed activity on Wall Street in a busy week for earnings, while investors had reason for caution as Read More

By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) – The euro steadied after losing ground on Monday, suggesting confidence in the ECB’s new money-printing program despite Greek election winner Syriza’s pledge to take on international lenders. The victory by the Syriza party spurred concern over fresh instability in the euro zone, even as the possibility of Greece Read More

By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks were little changed on Monday after a decisive Greek election victory by the Syriza party spurred concern over fresh instability in the euro zone, even as the possibility of Greece leaving the bloc was considered remote. The leftist Syriza party looked set to take on Greece’s Read More

U.S. stocks fell on Monday, with telecommunications leading the drop, as investors considered the results from Greek elections and winter weather on the East Coast.In Greece, the anti-austerity Syriza party won 149 out of a 300 possible seats in Parliament.The market had “already discounted an anti-austerity vote, and the lower euro should boost manufacturing and Read More

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stock opened little changed on Friday, as some weak corporate earnings took the steam out of a four-session winning streak. The Dow Jones industrial average <.DJI> fell 12.2 points, or 0.07 percent, to 17,801.78, the S&P 500 <.SPX> lost 1.33 points, or 0.06 percent, to 2,061.82 and the Nasdaq Composite Read More