Archive for October, 2012

Exchanges Are Back: DJIA Market Close For October 31, 2012

Happy Halloween from the rainy pacific northwest! The Dow closed down -10.75 (-0.08%) at 13,096.46. Trading volume was expected to spike Wednesday after Wall Street spent two unscheduled days in the dark. But that didn’t happen, as the number of shares trading hands was held in check as many investors were still without power and [...]

Volume Surge Tomorrow: DJIA Market Close For Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Equity markets were closed again today on account of the “Superstorm Sandy”. I have heard they will open tomorrow though. Hope that’s true. I have also heard they expect a volume surge too. Hope that it is to the upside. Volume tomorrow could easily double to 7 billion shares. Tomorrow is also the last day [...]

Hurricane Sandy Closes Markets: Market Happenings For Monday, October 29, 2012

Premarket, futures are down. Actually, futures have now closed. Closing at 9:15 am Eastern, due to Hurricane Sandy. The Market Yep, U.S. stock markets are closed because of Hurricane Sandy. Markets haven’t been closed on weather reasons since September 1985 with Hurricane Gloria. Also, it’s looking like they won’t open until Wednesday. Hurricane Sandy, which [...]