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The 4 Stocks That Lifted Wednesday’s Market

December 17, 2014: Markets opened higher on Wednesday as traders anticipated the FOMC meeting announcement scheduled for the afternoon. The tea leaf regarding how long the Fed would retain its ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank Tuesday’s Market

December 16, 2014: Markets opened lower on Tuesday after Russia raised its lending rate to 17% in an effort to support the ruble and oil opened down more than 2%. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on Monday’s Market

December 15, 2014: Markets opened higher on Monday following a strong report on industrial production that was later describe as a catch-up phase from previous growth. But the big drag ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank Friday’s Market

December 12, 2014: Markets opened lower on Friday following another cut to the International Energy Agency’s crude oil growth projection. Nothing but oil prices seem to matter much recently. Shortly ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated Thursday’s Market

December 11, 2014: Markets opened higher on Thursday following an upbeat report on retail sales from the U.S. Census Bureau. Only energy and basic materials sectors are trading lower today, ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the Market on Wednesday

December 10, 2014: Markets opened lower on Wednesday as the energy sector had no good news from overseas and none as the day went on. Telecom stocks were also beaten ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on Tuesday’s Market

December 9, 2014: Markets opened lower on Tuesday following a sharp decline overnight in the Shanghai Composite after China’s central bank tightened up liquidity restrictions. A better than expected job ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank Monday’s Market

December 8, 2014: Markets opened lower on Monday after Japan reported a lower-than-expected revision to third-quarter GDP and the European Central Bank does not appear to have any interest in ...
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The 4 Stocks That Carried the Market on Friday

December 4, 2014: Markets opened higher on Friday after the federal government released a better-than-expected report on employment. Job gains rose to their highest level since 2012, and aggregate wages ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Market on Thursday

December 4, 2014: Markets opened lower on Thursday and briefly poked above the break even line in the afternoon before turning south to head toward a lower close. The ECB’s ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted Wednesday’s Market

December 3, 2014: Markets opened mixed on Wednesday after the morning report on non-farm payrolls from ADP came in lower than expected. The Fed released its monthly Beige Book in ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted Tuesday’s Market

December 2, 2014: Markets opened higher on Tuesday as the energy sector managed to regain some of Monday’s lost ground. Crude oil prices didn’t keep pace, however, slipping to around ...
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The 4 Stocks That Drove the DJIA Down Monday

December 1, 2014: Markets opened lower on Monday following weak reports on PMI from both Asia and Europe. After tumbling to a five-year low crude oil prices ended the session ...
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The 4 Stocks That Narrowed Wednesday’s DJIA Gain

November 26, 2014: Markets opened higher on Wednesday but a blizzard of economic data sent the DJIA into the red where it spent the rest of the day. Trading was ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA

November 25, 2014: Markets opened higher on Tuesday but the gains were small heading into the long weekend. The second reading on U.S. GDP was higher than expected, but that ...
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