Stock Market Today

What’s happening on Wall Street today? InvestorPlace’s sharpest minds put the Street under a microscopic lens to give you a sense of the market before and after the bell rings. Stock Market Today acts as a temperature check on the markets, identifying the trends that affect Wall Street on down through Main Street. Whether it’s a new IPO or M&A activity on the Street’s hottest sectors, InvestorPlace provides timely, actionable advice you can use.

3 Big Stock Charts for Tuesday: Ford, International Paper and LyondellBasell

The stock charts of Ford, International Paper and LyondellBasell are each knocking on the door of major moves, if traders can take one more step.

Nasdaq Today: Bitcoin & Libra; What’s Broadcom Doing?

It was quiet for the Nasdaq today, but bitcoin, Facebook's Libra and the Broadcom-Symantec deal were in focus.

Dow Jones Today: China, Earnings Anticipation Stall Stocks on Monday

Stocks fought off some concerning economic news out of China on Monday, indicating the emphasis is on earnings and the Fed.

5 Top Stock Trades for Tuesday: AMD, TWTR, NFLX

Twitter, Broadcom, Symantec, AMD, Netflix and Guardant Health are our top stock trades to watch for Tuesday.

Monday’s Vital Data: Johnson & Johnson, Ford and Square

Options trading was buzzing in Square, Ford, and Johnson & Johnson on Friday. Here are the metrics that matter moving forward.

3 Big Stock Charts for Monday: Lowe’s, Netflix and Edison International

The stock charts of Lowe's, Netflix and Edison International are on the verge of big moves as the new trading week gets going.

Dow Jones Today: A Fantastic Friday

It is often noted that Friday market action in the summer months can be somewhat lethargic, but investors got a respite from that scenario today and it was in positive fashion.

Nasdaq Today: Amazon Prime Day; Facebook Settles With FTC

Facebook is reportedly settling with the FTC, Illumina warns on earnings and Amazon Prime Day is nearing in the Nasdaq Today.

4 Top Stock Trades for Monday:JNJ, SQ, ILMN, ACB

Square, Johnson & Johnson, Illumina, Canopy Growth and Aurora Cannabis are our top stock trades for Monday.

Friday’s Vital Data: Bed Bath & Beyond, CVS and Merck

Options trading was buzzing in Bed Bath & Beyond, CVS, and Merck on Thursday. Here are the metrics that matter moving forward.

3 Big Stock Charts for Friday: HollyFrontier, Activision Blizzard and Vertex Pharmaceuticals

The stock charts of HollyFrontier, Activision Blizzard and Vertex Pharmaceuticals are poised to end the trading week in a pivotal situation.

Nasdaq Today: Biotech Wrecked; Buy Microsoft? 

Investors saw new highs in the Nasdaq today, but the index finished slightly lower on the day. Here's what we're watching now.

Dow Jones Today: More Fed Fun, but Healthcare Weakness Caps Gains

While it appears unlikely that the Fed will lower rates by 50 basis points this month, markets are increasingly comfortable with the notion of 0.25% reduction followed by more of the same in September.

4 Top Stock Trades for Friday: CGC, MU, BBBY

Cigna, Bed Bath & Beyond, Micron and Canopy Growth were our top stock trades on Thursday as we go into Friday.

Thursday’s Vital Data: Delta Air Lines, Micron and Disney

Options trading was buzzing in Delta Air Lines, Micron and Disney on Wednesday. Here are the metrics that matter moving forward.

3 Big Stock Charts for Thursday: Davita, Honeywell and Advanced Micro Devices

The stock charts of Davita, Honeywell and Advanced Micro Devices are being shaken and stirred into a trade-worthy situation.

Nasdaq Today: New Highs Are Here, But Can They Last? 

New highs were hit in the Nasdaq today, but can the good times last? Investors will need more positive news to keep pushing stocks higher.

Dow Jones Today: Talking About Powell Power

In a market that is highly beholden to comments from the Federal Reserve, sometimes all it takes is some positive commentary on that front to boost stocks. That was the case Wednesday as the major U.S. equity benchmarks traded higher following prepared testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell.

5 Top Stock Trades for Thursday: AMD, DAL, C, BB

Advanced Micro Devices, Delta Air Lines, Citigroup, BlackBerry and WD-40 are our top stock trades to watch going into Thursday.

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Square, Amazon and Advanced Micro Devices

Options trading was hot in Square, Amazon and Advanced Micro Devices on Tuesday. Here’s what the data suggests moving forward.