Tag: E-Mini Dow Sep 2021

Dow and S&P 500 futures pare losses but delta jitters persist as choppy week ends

U.S. stock index futures were lower on Friday as investors weighed fears over the delta variant of coronavirus, the imminent tapering of Federal Reserve bond buying, and China’s restrictions on its economy. How are benchmarks trading? Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average YMU21, +0.13% YM00, +0.13% fell 48 points, or 0.1%, at 34,770. S&P […]

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U.S. stocks fall Friday, book weekly losses amid delta variant concerns and weakness in Amazon results

U.S. stock indexes closed lower Friday, posting a weekly loss to close out the month, with renewed concerns about a rise of cases of the delta variant COVID-19 and disappointing results from Amazon.com partly blamed for the slump. But the benchmark S&P 500 index has posted gains for six straight months, its longest winning streak […]

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U.S. stocks slip as sentiment survey shows Americans prepping for highest inflation since 2008

U.S. stock indexes were trading lower midday Friday, but off the lows, as data showing a fall consumer sentiment overshadowed an earlier report on a sharp rise in retail sales, while corporate earnings reports remained mixed. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell this week again reassured markets that a rise inflation was likely to be temporary, […]

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