Archive for February 2nd, 2012

As Dow Slumps, Nasdaq Climbs

February 2, 2012

Blue Chips Slump The Dow industrials finished in the red for the seventh time in nine sessions, as mixed earnings curbed sentiment ahead of Friday’s reading on jobs. MarketBeat: Facebook Juices Tech Sector MarketBeat: Bernanke Pulls Treasurys Both Ways Crude Settles at Six-Week Low

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Rise in US oil stocks extends Brent-WTI spread

February 2, 2012

The price difference between the world’s two leading oil benchmarks traded at its widest in 11 weeks as West Texas Intermediate lost ground against Brent on concerns about higher stock building in the …

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Renren Leads Gain in Web Stocks as Facebook Boosts Appeal: China Overnight

February 2, 2012

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Stocks Trade Mixed; Alcoa Gains, Pfizer Slips

February 2, 2012

Stocks wavered in a narrow range Thursday, following an encouraging jobless claims report, but gains were limited as a handful of mixed earnings results and Bernanke’s lackluster testimony on the economy weighed on sentiment.

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US stocks flat after mixed economic data

February 2, 2012

Mixed reports on retail sales and unemployment left stocks little changed Thursday, a day ahead of a closely watched government overview of the American job market in January.

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5 Highly-Shorted Stocks That Are Poised To Rally

February 2, 2012

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U.S. Stocks Take Breather

February 2, 2012

U.S. Stocks Take Breather U.S. stocks bobbed near the flat line as investors weighed a better-than-expected reading on weekly jobless claims against a mixed bag of quarterly earnings.

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Stocks drift higher as Bernanke speaks

February 2, 2012

U.S. stocks edge higher as Federal Reserve chair Ben Bernanke says the recovery is ‘frustratingly slow.’ Greek debt talks progress, but no deal has been announced.

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Bernanke Pulls Treasurys Both Ways, Stocks Flat

February 2, 2012

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Energy Stocks: Tidewater leaps, Shell down as energy stocks rise

February 2, 2012

Energy stocks up as investors digest a slew of profit updates

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