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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Thursday

July 2, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday but equities slowly and steadily slipped lower and lower as the trading session went on. The non-farm payroll report for June was ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted The DJIA on Wednesday

July 1, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday on reports that Greece was prepared to accept the troika’s conditions in order to latch onto another round of bailout money. That ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Tuesday

June 30, 2015: Markets opened higher on Tuesday even though the Greek government said it would not be making its €1.6 billion loan repayment to the IMF. Greece’s referendum on ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Monday

June 29, 2015: Markets opened lower on Monday after the weekend’s announcement of a bank holiday and capital controls in Greece. There was simply no getting away now from the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Friday

June 26, 2015: Markets opened higher on Friday but tech stocks almost immediately dragged down the Nasdaq Composite and eventually weighed on the S&P 500 index as well. A weak ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Thursday

June 25, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday before sinking below the break-even line in mid-afternoon trading. Equities were bolstered early by a report that personal spending was at its ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Wednesday

June 24, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday as traders were cautious about the European Union’s negotiations with Greece and the final (negative) reading on U.S. GDP growth. Tech stocks ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Tuesday

June 23, 2015: Markets opened higher on Tuesday but hovered either slightly over or slightly under the break-even line for most of the day. The expected boost from a possible ...
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The 4 Stocks That Bolstered the DJIA on Monday

June 22, 2015: Markets opened higher on Monday as investors appeared optimistic that Greece and the European Central Bank would strike a deal. That hasn’t happened yet today. Gold dropped ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Friday

June 19, 2015: Markets opened mixed on Friday with biotechs boosting the Nasdaq Composite to the upside at the bell. That did not last long, however, and all three major ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the DJIA on Thursday

June 18, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday based on the FOMC’s decision to leave interest rates alone and generally good economic data reported early this morning. A weaker dollar ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Wednesday

June 17, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday, probably anticipating that the FOMC would not change the Fed’s policy rate. Sentiment shifted during the day and it wasn’t until the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the Dow on Tuesday

June 16, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday but quickly turned northward and ended up with a decent gain today. The industrial sector was soft today but traded above the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA on Monday

June 15, 2015: Markets opened lower on Monday, once again taking some punishment after negotiations between Greece and some of its creditors were summarily ended on Sunday. The dollar weakened ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Friday

June 12, 2015: Markets opened lower on Friday as a solution to the Greek-European Union seems to draw further away from negotiators. Energy and healthcare stocks both opened weak and ...
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