At 2,089 the S&P 500 sits just 2 per cent below May's record closing high, having recovered pretty swiftly from the late summer correction and the mid-November dip as investors seem relaxed about the prospect of a US interest rate rise in December.
S&P 500 utility stocks have underperformed on average the S&P 500 index over the last year. The average return of the 29 S&P 500 utility stocks that are included in the S&P 500 index (included dividends) in the last 52 weeks has been only 0.18% while ...
As we outlined in last week's video, the “return to the year of the whipsaw” action in the S&P 500 over the last few weeks means we prefer to make the market “prove it” by clearing some overhead guideposts.
In its outlook for next year, aptly titled “D�j� vu all over again,” the Goldman analysts forecast the S&P 500 to trade at the 2,100 level at the end of 2016 as rising rates compress P/E multiples, weighing on stocks even as companies' earnings grow ...
Below you will find a table with the last 10 years of post-Thanksgiving day statistics for the S&P 500. I looked at S&P 500 seasonal trends the day after Thanksgiving, the week after Thanksgiving, the month of December, and Thanksgiving through year-end.
Pedestrians pass by the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. The S&P 500 finished the quarter below its average price for the past 50 days after dropping under that level for the first time since August on Sept.
The S&P 500 Index (SNPINDEX:^GSPC), created by Standard & Poor's in 1957, is one of the most widely followed stock indexes in the world, consisting of 500 of the largest companies listed on either the New York Stock Exchange or the Nasdaq.