Integrated oil stocks outperformed the S&P 500 index today +0.07% to -0.04%. Industry leaders included Tesoro Corp. (NYSE: TSO – News) and ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP – News) . These stocks rose 1.53% and 1.22% on volumes …
Archive for February 6th, 2012
How did these stocks buck the downtrend?
Stocks Drop But End Off Lows; Turnover Falls
Regional stocks: Flat Monday on Wall St.
U.S. Stocks Take Breather U.S. stocks drifted lower, giving pause to the recent rally. Most S&P 500 sectors were in the red. More From MarketBeat
Since the beginning of October 2011 the PHLX Housing Sector Index (HGX) has rallied an incredible 67.1% and is up 19.6% year-to-date. This index tracks stocks in the home construction industry including the home builders. The astronomical performance has occurred despite the fact that 2011 was the worst year [...]
We’ve seen an amazing run for many of the best known banking names so far in 2012. But after last week’s job creation euphoria, regulatory matters could dampen the group for the near-term.