Archive for April, 2012

Market Happenings for Thursday, April 26, 2012

Pre-market, futures are down a bit ahead of the weekly jobs data. Gainers this morning include CTXS (+10.83%), EA, XLNX, WPI, TER while losers include PCS (-18.26%), HRB, AET, AKAM and ZMH. The Market XOM reports earnings this morning and tomorrow we have earnings from CVX, MRK and PG. Exxon Mobil’s first-quarter net income dropped [...]

DJIA / Market Close for Wednesday, April 25, 2012

The Dow closed up +89.16 (+0.69%) at 13,090.72. The Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq and Russell 2000 all rallied right out of the gate, on the back of stronger-than-expected financial results, then pulled back slightly leading up to Bernanke’s news conference. Indices regained momentum after the Fed chief said that the central bank remains “entirely prepared [...]

Market Happenings for Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Pre-market, futures are up as Apple delivers record earnings last night. Gainers this morning include AAPL (+9.94%), NFX, S, GLW and MOS while losers include ROK (-5.62%), LO, WAT, SLE and FTI. The Market Someone has put a target on Apple Inc. (AAPL) at $1111 per share. Investors are looking to hear the Federal Reserve [...]