These stocks soared up to 12% after inflation cooled

These stocks soared up to 12% after inflation cooled

Amid the euphoria following what appeared to be the first sign of slowing inflation, stocks staged a broad rally on Aug. 10, with dozens of large-cap stocks rising 5% or more. Those included several tech names that investors loved during the early stages of the coronvirus pandemic, along with cruise lines, credit-card lenders and chip-related … Read more

The Nasdaq Composite Is Back in a Bull Market

The Nasdaq Composite Is Back in a Bull Market

The Nasdaq Composite is officially in a new bull market. The technology-focused index rose 2.9% Wednesday, reflecting a rise of more than 20% from its low in mid-June. It climbed with other major indexes after a softer-than-expected inflation reading raised investors’ hopes that the Federal Reserve may soon moderate the pace of its campaign of … Read more

Dow down more than 500 points as brutal first half comes to close

US stocks opened sharply lower on Thursday following the release of closelywatched inflation data, while Wall Street was headed for its worst first half of the year in more than 50 years. How are stock-index futures trading? The S&P 500 dropped 72 points, or 1.9%, to 3,746. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 509 points, … Read more

PPG Industries Inc. stock outperforms market despite losses on the day

Shares of PPG Industries Inc. PPG, -0.23% sank 0.23% to $ 132.85 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -2.77% falling 2.77% to 4,271.78 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -2.82% falling 2.82% to 33,811.40. The stock’s fall snapped a three-day … Read more

PPG Industries Inc. stock rises Wednesday, outperforms market

Shares of PPG Industries Inc. PPG, + 1.59% rose 1.59% to $ 131.70 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, + 0.71% rising 0.71% to 35,160.79 and the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.06% falling 0.06% to 4,459.45. This was the … Read more

Costco, Smith & Wesson, Splunk, Gap, Broadcom: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

Updated March 4, 2022 8:13 am ET Stock futures and global stock indexes fell as concerns mounted about Russia’s intensifying military campaign in Ukraine (live coverage). Russia’s central bank kept the Moscow stock market largely closed for a fifth straight day. Here’s what we’re watching in Friday’s trading: Splunk SPLK 5.93% shares added 1.6% premarket. … Read more