Morning Preview: March 27th, 2017

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Stock futures slide more than 100 points for the Dow, adding on to last week’s losses, as Wall Street reassessed President Donald Trump’s ambitious pro-growth agenda after his failure to push through a health-care bill last week. The U.S. dollar falls to lowest level in 4 months after health bill is pulled; Gold futures jump Monday, building on their two-week … Read More

Market Review: Stocks Close Mixed After House Pulls Healthcare Bill

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Equity Market Recap Stocks sold off late day as it appears there will be no Healthcare Bill (for now), as various news reports (Washington Post, AP, NBC news) said that the Healthcare Bill vote was cancelled lacking support. However, commentary throughout the day had indicated that a deal would not be reached. As it became more apparent of the failure, … Read More

Mid-Day Outlook: March 24th, 2017

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Equities pushing higher ahead of the key healthcare bill vote in the House today as the Trump agenda remains in the spotlight. Prices slipped Thursday after House Republican leaders delayed the vote on fear of not enough votes to pass the legislation. Hospitals among early gainers (CYH, THC) after Mizuho says they have the most to gain if the Healthcare … Read More

Morning Preview: March 24th, 2017

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Stock futures are holding steadily higher, as health-care stocks will once again be in the spotlight ahead of an expected vote by the House regarding the replacement to Obamacare. Republican Party leaders delayed the vote yesterday amid fear of not getting enough votes to pass, but have said that the vote will indeed take place this morning. Major averages slipped … Read More

Mid-Day Outlook: March 23rd, 2017

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Equities in a holding pattern, trading little changed after stabilizing on Wednesday ahead of a key vote on U.S. health care later today that could be a set the stage for future Trump administration policies (tax reform, regulation and infrastructure spending). U.S. legislators in the House are scheduled to vote on repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), news … Read More

Morning Preview: March 23rd, 2017

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Stock futures are little changed, range bound overnight after stabilizing on Wednesday ahead of a key vote on U.S. health care later today that could be a set the stage for future Trump administration policies (tax reform, regulation and infrastructure spending). There is definitely a bit of cautiousness ahead of the health-care bill, where Democrats are all expected to vote … Read More

Market Review: Stocks End Mixed As Market Awaits Healthcare Bill Vote

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Equity Market Recap U.S. stocks ended mixed on the day, with the Nasdaq Composite outperforming the S&P and Dow Industrials, while the Russell 2000 slipped again, as markets await details of the Healthcare Bill vote tomorrow. The mixed market results came after a volatile sell-off yesterday that saw financials, tech and industrials drag major averages lower on Tuesday. Today was … Read More

Mid-Day Outlook

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Equities are mixed early, as the Dow and S&P 500 index look to snap their 4-day losing streak after posting their first 1% decline in over 110 days yesterday. The Nasdaq Comp, which until yesterday had closed in a 1 point range the prior 4-days, is outperforming this morning (after underperforming on Tuesday). After leading the S&P lower yesterday, banks … Read More

Morning Preview

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Just a day after U.S. stocks posted their worst closing totals since October of last year, futures are pointing to a lower open as financials fall globally with bonds rallying. The S&P 500 and Dow industrials dropped over 1%, posting their biggest one-day losses since Oct. 11, 2016 as investors turned risk averse after the first hour of trading and … Read More