Archive for August, 2011

DJIA / Market Close for Wednesday, August 31, 2011

After the close… We have NVLS down -1.3% following a mid-quarter update, SAI -7.9% and CWTR down -12.3% following their earnings reports and guidance. The Dow closed up 53.58 (+0.46%) at 11,613.53. The major equity averages were up more than 1% this morning, but afternoon selling caused the market to falter a bit. Still, stocks [...]

Market Happenings for Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Pre-market, futures are up, hopefully giving us a solid end to August. Gainers this morning include OKE, JOYG, DHI, TSO and PHM. Losers include UPS, NWSA, BLK, MWW and TGT. Light crude is down -0.67% at 88.30 and gold is up +0.13% 1832.20. U.S. Stock News September S&Ps this morning are trading up +9.90 points. [...]

DJIA / Market Close for Tuesday, August 30, 2011

After the close… We have DRYS down -10.1% and PVH up +3.5% following their earnings reports and guidance. Selling in the final minutes had stocks ending short of their session highs, but the major equity averages still managed to hold on for another gain. After the close, notable stocks reporting earnings include DRYS, FMD, GMAN, [...]