Dow Futures Blow Past 27,000 as China Touts “Constructive” Trade Talks With U.S.

Futures on the Dow and broader U.S. stock market rose sharply ahead of Monday’s open, as investors rallied behind apparent progress in trade talks between America and China. Dow Futures Rally; S&P 500 Follows Futures on all three major U.S. indexes rose in after-hours trading. Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) futures gained as much 151 …

Dow Risks Snapping Three-Day Win Streak as Bond Yields Dive

The Dow Jones risked snapping its three-day winning streak after bond yields resumed their punishing slide. | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market all turned lower on Tuesday, as heightened geopolitical tumult drove investors out of equities and into the perceived safety of government bonds. Dow Slides; S&P 500, …

Bullish S&P 500 Index Signals Likely Trump 2020 Victory

Up almost 50 percent since his election and recently hitting fresh all-time highs, the S&P 500 index could be signaling expectations Trump may be reelected. Stock Market Suggests Investor Confidence The economy under Trump has shown few signs of slowing down. The economy gained 224,000 jobs in June, according to a monthly employment report released …

Privacy Scandals Led to Facebook’s S&P 500 ESG Ouster

S&P Dow Jones revealed the embarrassing reason it booted Facebook stock from the S&P 500 ESG Index. Facebook’s cornucopia of privacy scandals caused its ESG score to plunge to alarming levels. The same day that Dow Jones kicked FB out of the index, Mark Zuckerberg pledged to make Facebook a champion of privacy rights. By …