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Wall St. boosted by earnings, S&P posts best week in nearly two years
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks closed out their best week in nearly two years on Friday, helped by earnings from Microsoft and Procter & Gamble and as concerns eased over the possible spread of Ebola in the United States.
Stocks Rise With S&P 500 Capping Best Week Since 2013  Bloomberg
Stocks Rise With S&P 500 Heading for Best Week Since 2013  MSN Money
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Stocks rally: S&P 500 posts best weekly gain of 2014
The stock market closed out its best week of the year on Friday, as good news on the economy and corporate earnings overshadowed worries about the latest confirmed case of Ebola.
S&P 500 has best week since 2013  Fortune
US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P 500 posts best week since Jan. 2013  Reuters
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American Express More Attractive Than S&P 500
American Express has a return on equity (ROE) nearly twice that of the S&P 500. In terms of revenue and EPS growth, we predict American Express will slightly outpace the S&P 500 in 2016. (We focus on 2016 because the business travel joint venture ...
S&P 500 Futures Little Changed Amid New York Ebola Case
U.S. stock-index futures were little changed, paring earlier losses, as investors considered the implications of the first diagnosis of Ebola in New York.
MARKET SNAPSHOT: S&P 500 Posts Biggest Weekly Gain Of 2014  Nasdaq
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S&P 500, Nasdaq end higher with energy; Dow down 6th day
But investors remained cautious, and the selloff could continue if U.S. earnings fail to ease worries about weak global demand. Investors also have been rattled by a widening Ebola scare and plunging oil prices.
S&P 500 Pares Biggest Loss Since 2011; Bonds Trim Rally  Bloomberg
Could The S&P 500 Fall To 1625?  Seeking Alpha (registration)
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All Eyes Are Back On One Particular S&P 500 Stat
About two weeks ago, as stocks started to look as if they were cracking a bit, everyone was talking about one major technical indicator on the S&P 500: the 200-day moving average. Last week, the S&P 500 breached that level for the first time since ...
The S&P 500 Looks Set To Recover  Investing.com
Morning MoneyBeat: Technicals Back in Focus, for Positive Reasons  Wall Street Journal (blog)
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Nasdaq, S&P 500 end higher for third session
U.S. stocks climbed on Monday, with the S&P 500 marking its longest winning run in a month, as expectations for Apple's quarterly results outdid disappointment that came with a reduced outlook from International Business Machines.
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Stocks Rebound as S&P 500 Climbs for 3rd Day on Earnings
Profit for S&P 500 companies probably rose 5.9 percent in the third quarter -- a forecast that's been revised upward from an increase of 4.8 percent as of Oct. 10 -- and sales increased 4 percent, according to analysts' projections compiled by Bloomberg.
Stocks rise as S&P 500 up for 3rd straight day  USA TODAY
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Keep an eye on the S&P 500's 200-day moving averge and here's why
If you can think of anything that has fundamentally changed the discounted value of all the future cash flows of the S&P 500 by 10% in the last three weeks I'm all ears. Otherwise you're just going to have to accept that there's some value in using ...
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Despite recent strength, S&P 500 is still in a downtrend
Ironically, the most negative indicator at the moment is the price chart of the S&P 500 index SPX, +0.71% itself. That's because it is still in a downtrend (see chart below).
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