A great deal has been said about how poorly the Russell 2000 small-cap index has performed recently. However, it is actually behaving rather typically especially when the relative meager year-to-date […]
It was a bad day for the stock market. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (^DJI:DJI) closed down -0.60%, the S&P 500 cash (^GSPC:SNP) closed down -0.80%, the Nasdaq Composite closed […]
The last trading day of the second quarter went off without a hitch; the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJI:^DJI) closed up 25.24 points or +0.10%.The S&P 500 index (SNP:^GSPC) rose […]
The closing bell rang in Chicago at 3:15 CT. On the second to the last trading day of the second quarter of 2014 the S&P (SNP:^GSPC) managed to eke out […]
December is the number one S&P 500 month and the second best month on the Dow Jones Industrials since 1950, averaging gains of 1.7% on each index.