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Here's Why a Total Market Approach is Better vs. the S&P 500
Although popular benchmarks like the S&P 500 get most of the headlines, broader funds like the Vanguard Total U.S. Stock Market ETF (NYSEARCA:VTI) or Schwab Total U.S.
S&P 500 Clings to Quarterly Gain After Worst Week Since January
(Bloomberg) -- U.S. equities capped the worst week since January, with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index clinging to a ninth straight quarterly advance amid a run of futility not seen in 20 years.
US STOCKS-Wall St ends 4-day skid on late tech rally  Reuters
Wall St. ends four-day skid on late tech rally  TODAYonline
S&P 500 Earnings Chill Could Herald Profit Freeze
Analysts estimate companies in the S&P 500 will earn 3.3% less in the first quarter than they did a year earlier, according to FactSet.
Factset: US companies with big foreign exposure punished by market  Asia Times Online
The Best Performing Stocks of 2015 in the S&P 500
The last full week of March was choppy enough that it ticked the Dow ever so slightly into the red for 2015. The close of 17,712.66 put the index down 0.6% year to date.
Ralph Lauren, SanDisk, Chesapeake Lead the 2015 Worst S&P 500 Stocks
This past week was yet another one that took some of the charge out of the bulls. The Dow posted marginal gains on Friday, but this week's drop ticked the Dow ever so slightly into the red for 2015.
These are the top-performing S&P 500 stocks of 2015
... sector continues its ascent even as the benchmark index stumbles. MarketWatch photo illustration/Paramount Pictures. Hyman Roth was correct, but he couldn't have known just how much better the S&P 500 Health Care sector would outperform years later.
Stock Market Bulls Need to Step Up � or Else  The Fiscal Times
Dow Jones Industrial Average And S&P 500 Index Turn Red For 2015 Ahead Of ...
Following Thursday's volatility, the S&P 500 joined the Dow and turned red for the year. For 2015, the Dow has lost 144 points, or 0.81 percent, and the S&P 500 index has dipped 3 points, or 0.13 percent. However, the Nasdaq composite has gained 127 ...
Charting the S&P 500's slow-motion breakout attempt  MarketWatch
Can Technical Support Hold the S&P 500?  Investorplace.com
The Basics Of Trading S&P 500 Price Progression
S&P 500 index futures surged in popularity in the past decade after the SEC's pattern day trading rule triggered an exodus of retail capital out of equities and into Globex, CME's 24-hour electronic trading platform.
Record Year for S&P 500 Dividends, Buybacks Combined
Large companies ramped up capital returns to a record level last year and the trend is expected to continue. Companies in the S&P 500 Index returned nearly $904 billion through dividends and share buybacks, a jump of 15% over 2013. �Don't count on it ...
S&P 500 firms post record payouts  The Australian
10 companies buy up their own stock  USA TODAY
Extreme Dollar Gains Turn Into S&P 500 Hurdle: Chart of the Day
(Bloomberg) -- The dollar's ascent has become steep enough to create an obstacle for the bull market in stocks, according to Carmine Grigoli, chief investment strategist at Mizuho Financial Group Inc.'s U.S.