Archive for January, 2012

DJIA / Market Close for Thursday, January 26, 2012

The Dow ended the day down -22.33 (-0.18%) at 12,734.63. The Dow fell in afternoon trade as unexpected weak new-home sales figures were reported for December. AT&T (T) was a big mover today, down 2.52% to $29.45, after reporting a $6.7 billion loss, or $1.12 per share. Analysts expected earnings of $0.42. Earnings were marred [...]

Market Happenings for Thursday, January 19, 2012

Pre-market, futures are up as investors prepare for a tidal wave of U.S. economic data, with more than 200 companies reporting their quarterly results and debt talks in Greece continue. Gainers this morning include NFLX, LSI, TER, CNX and AN while losers include ETFC, SNDK, VAR, ETN and PCP. Light crude is up +1.31% at [...]

DJIA / Market Close for Wednesday, January 25, 2012

The Dow closed up +83.10 (+0.66%) at 12,758.85. Nasdaq, S&P 500 and Russell 2000 all closed higher with Nasdaq the biggest winner because of Apple’s monster upside day. The Dow 30 had 24 stocks move higher today, led by CAT (+2.60%), DD (+2.39%), AA (+2.04%), TRV (+1.98%), AXP (+1.91%) and GE (+1.54%). Dow Dogs had [...]