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S&P 500 posts worst day since April; indexes down for month
VIX, often referred to as Wall Street's fear gauge, jumped 27.2 percent to close at 16.95, its highest level since April 11. Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones industrial average .
S&P 500 inches up and Nasdaq climbs, but Dow dips: stock market live ...  MarketWatch (blog)
Stocks hit; first monthly drop in six for Dow, S&P 500  CNBC
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The S&P 500 is becoming the S&P 502 ...
It's the second time this year the S&P 500 has expanded. In some ways, the S&P 500 is already the S&P 501 - although nobody calls it that.
S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Treatment of Stock Dividend for ...  MarketWatch
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Dow tanks on Argentina debt default, other fears
The Standard & Poor's 500 fell 2% to 1930.67, a six-week low. The Nasdaq lost 2.1% to 4369.77 and the Russell 2000 was off 2.1% to 1148.
International markets roundup  The Age
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S&P 500, Nasdaq end up as Fed in no rush to raise rates
Among the biggest positives were bank shares, with the S&P financial index .SPSY up 0.4 percent, helping to support the S&P 500. Shares of Wells Fargo (WFC.N) gained 1.1 percent to $52.10. "We got the taper as expected, and the real viewpoint of the ...
S&P 500, Nasdaq End Higher as Fed in No Rush to Raise Rates  Fox Business
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Blackstone's Byron Wien: Why S&P 500 Could Hit 2300 This Year
In his monthly commentary, Mr. Wien says an improving economy, persistent earnings growth and continue stock buybacks could propel the S&P 500 as high as 2300. It recently traded at 1982, up about 7% this year after a 30% surge in 2013 and a 13% gain ...
Stock market live blog: Family Dollar, Trulia surge in another Merger Monday  MarketWatch (blog)
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For S&P 500, Strategists' Forecasts Fall Short
At the start of the year, the average forecast among 18 strategists tracked by Birinyi Associates Inc. called for the S&P 500 to rise 5.3% for all of 2014. Instead, stocks have made a slow, steady push higher that has the S&P 500 already up 7% in 2014 ...
Wall Street's Lowest S&P 500 Forecast Not Going Anywhere  Bloomberg
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These factors could exacerbate selloff: Cashin
To Cashin, "the critical area" for the S&P 500 index is the 1,950 to 1,953 range. "If they don't hold 1,950, it's going to be a bit of a problem," he said.
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Stocks end higher, S&P 500 hits intraday record
Stocks rose Tuesday and the S&P 500 hit an intraday record as investors shifted focus from international conflicts to a large batch of corporate earnings.
S&P 500 vies for technical breakout  MarketWatch
Stocks End Little Changed; S&P 500 at Record  Wall Street Journal
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VIX July Gain Tops 8% as Ukraine Jolts Record S&P 500
Concern that the S&P 500's 39 percent rally since the end of 2012 has inflated valuations and worsening crises in Ukraine and the Middle East have lifted the VIX from a seven-year low at the beginning of the month.
Volatility Index Hits Three-Month High  Barron's (blog)
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Apologies, But The S&P 500 Is Not At An All Time High
There are myriad stories around about how the S&P 500 is at an all time high. And this is true in one sense but simply isn't true in another, more accurate sense.
S&P 500 inches up to fresh record close  Financial Times
S&P 500 Snapshot: Record Intraday And Closing Highs ... Again  Investing.com
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