Archive for May, 2011

DJIA / Market Close for Tuesday, May 31, 2011

After the close… We have GAME up +2.9%, LGF up +2.0% and PVH up +1.9% following their earnings reports. Dow closed up +128.21 at 12569.79, Nasdaq +38.44 at 2835.30 and S&P 500 +14.10 at 1345.20 The major market averages ended with solid gains, finishing at their best levels of the session. Early strength was attributed [...]

Market Happenings for Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Last day of the Merry Month of May. Greek bailout? Maybe. Pre-market, futures are up big. Winners this morning include FSLR, BIG, DNR, GD and FTI. Losers include MDT, BSX, HCBK, RL and AIG. Light Crude is up +1.83%. U.S. Stock News * June S&Ps this morning are trading up +12.30 points on Greek aid [...]

DJIA / Market Close for Friday, May 27, 2011

Stocks closed the day with modest gains ahead of the long holiday weekend. The Dow was up+38.97 at 12441.73, Nasdaq up +13.94 at 2796.86 and S&P 500 up +5.42 at 1331.11. The S&P 500 closed up 0.4% ahead of the long holiday weekend. It was a quiet afternoon, but this morning, stocks shrugged off a [...]