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The S&P 500 is up 0.5 percent and the Dow is down 0.5 percent since the start of 2018, but the Russell 2000 has risen 2.3 percent. Furthermore, the S&P 500 is still more than 6 percent off its record high, while the Russell 2000 is less than 3 percent from its all-time high. The U.S.-centric case really rests on the U.S. economy picking up pace from 2.5 percent to perhaps 3 percent growth, and so far, you don't really see that in the data," Schlossberg said, specifically pointing to tepid growth across ISM measures and smaller surveys of growth, like the Empire State Manufacturing Survey.
The small-cap benchmark Russell 2000 index is up 3 percent so far this year and is just 2 percent away from a record. Jefferies believes earnings growth for small-cap companies could be as high as 20 percent for the first quarter, bigger than the 17 percent increase expected for large. Exchange-traded fund investors pulled nearly $20 billion out of two flagship large-cap stock index ETFs for March, according to FactSet data.
U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, with the Nasdaq dropping to its low of the session as large-capitalization technology stocks weighed on the index. The Nasdaq fell 1%. While the day's losses were broad, selling ...
Projections were good at the end of 2017, they got better as 2018 wore on, and they have only gotten better since earnings season started a week ago.
Small-capitalization companies have been the relative stand out performers of the U.S. stock market of late, with the group seen as offering investors some relief from the political and regulatory headwinds ...
Key market index funds were lower Wednesday amid rising U.S.-Russia tension over Syria. But Netflix rallied ahead of earnings.
The Russell 2000 index of small-capitalization shares rose slightly on Wednesday, erasing an early decline and outperforming other major gauges of the U.S. stock market. The index inched into positive ...
The Russell 2000 index of small capitalization stocks soared 2.1% in afternoon trade Tuesday, to put it on track to close above its 50-day moving average for the first time in three weeks. The 50-day moving ...
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In a fraud complaint unsealed today, the Securities and Exchange Commission asked a federal judge in Manhattan to freeze $27 million that the agency says are proceeds from illegal sales of shares in LongFin (LFIN), a company whose December initial offering was a supposed success story for the shortcut "mini-IPO" rules known as Reg A+. The Nasdaq-listed stock shot from 5 bucks to 142 in its first three days of trading, after LongFin said it was acquiring a purported cryptocurrency business from LongFin's chief executive Venkata Meenavalli. Following today's unsealing of the SEC's April 4 complaint, Nasdaq halted LongFin shares, which had risen almost 50% today to $28.19.
China has not yet said when it would impose its announced tariffs, and the U.S. must seek public comment before acting.
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Shares of LongFin Corp. sank 20% in premarket trade Tuesday, after the financial technology company with a focus on blockchain technology disclosed an investigation by the Securities and Exchange Commission ...
Longfin Corp., a financial-technology company that was able to bypass accounting and disclosure requirements in its December IPO, is now under SEC investigation and has seen its shares plunge in the past ...
President Trump’s recent announcements on tariffs should have created a threat to the US Stock market logic tells us as well as to the other nations that are involved in this trade war. “Investors can still hold their breath and feel little relaxed because the President is not in a mood to begin massive trade war on international grounds. The time when President Trump tweeted his statement that trade wars are good, world stock market reflected an immediate response towards it.
The U.S. stock market is coming off a rough March—the worst month for the Nasdaq in more than two years—but seasonal trends indicate that investors should have plenty to look forward to with the coming ...
With the U.S. stock market closed on Good Friday, Thursday’s closing bell not only marks the end to the latest week of trading on Wall Street, but the close of March and the first quarter of 2018.