Stock market on comeback path to what should be another fantastic earnings season

A specialist trader works in a booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, October 6, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Stocks proved hard to keep low this week, and the start of earnings season next week could further bolster the comeback if earnings come in as expected … Read more

Stock futures rise after Dow, S&P after fourth day of losses

US stock index futures pointed to a market recovery on Friday after the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial averages rose. fourth day in a row of losses on Thursday. Futures contracts linked to the Dow were up 173 points, or 0.5%. S&P 500 futures recovered 0.5% and Nasdaq 100 futures gained 0.5%. For the … Read more

Stocks can accurately look past weak employment reports and focus on strong profits

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, June 18, 2021. Source: NYSE Following a weak employment report, strategists say the investor’s focus may remain on strong profit growth rather than other potential negatives. Long Labor Day weekends with shares were mixed last week Nasdaq Excellent performance, S&P 500 Slightly above and Dow … Read more