s&p 500 futures quotes

s&p 500 futures quotes

February 6th, 2015

U.S. stocks fluctuated, with equities poised for their biggest weekly gain this year, as investors weighed the prospects for higher interest rates after employers added more jobs than forecast in January.

The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index rose less than 0.1 percent to 2,063.08 at 9:48 a.m. in New York. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 1.16 points, or less than 0.1 percent to 17,883.72.

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S&P futures brokers

October 23rd, 2014

U.S. stocks jumped, recovering from yesterday’s retreat, as earnings from Caterpillar Inc. to 3M Co. exceeded analysts’ estimates and data signaled stronger growth in the European economy.

Caterpillar, the largest construction equipment maker, added 5.1 percent after raising its full-year earnings forecast amid higher sales of construction machinery in North America. 3M climbed 5.7 percent as the maker of Post-it notes boosted sales in all of its businesses. Tractor Supply Co. surged 15 percent, the most in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, after increasing its profit forecast.

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February 8th, 2013

Stock Futures – U.S. stock futures were little changed, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index poised for its first weekly decline this year, as investors weighed corporate earnings and a report showing the trade deficit narrowed more than forecast.

LinkedIn Corp. surged 11 percent after the online professional-networking service provider posted earnings that beat estimates. Activision Blizzard Inc. rose 8.2 percent after the largest U.S. video-game maker more than tripled fourth- quarter net income. McDonald’s Corp. slid 0.1 percent after reporting January store sales fell more than analysts projected.

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