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Stock Market Today

June 27, 2017

The stock market opened lower this morning, recovered some ground around noon, but deteriorated as the session progressed. At the end of trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 99 points; the broader S&P 500 Index was off 20 points; and the NASDAQ was lower by 101 points. Market breadth showed a negative bias, as decliners easily outpaced advancers on the NYSE. The technology sector weighed heavily on the market. However, it should be noted that this group of volatile stocks may have been overdue for some profit taking. In addition, the healthcare and utility issues were quite weak. In contrast, the energy and financial names managed to make positive strides. Read more

Industry Reports

Stock Industry

Private Equity

Value Line Research Department | 12/31/2015

The Public/Private Equity Industry consists of specialty finance companies and alternative investment managers. Firms operating in this industry invest in other companies, fixed income securities, and various assets, usually collecting management and advisory fees, interest income, and investment gains.

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Wireless Networking

Value Line Research Department | 12/31/2015

Value Line's Wireless Networking Industry is a collection of companies that facilitate mobile communications and data management. They develop software, manufacture devices and equipment, build infrastructure, and provide services to the fast-expanding wireless sector.

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Stock Industry

Railroad

Value Line Research Department | 12/31/2015

The Railroad Industry is engaged in hauling freight. Rail operators enable the efficient flow of goods from producers to consumers, and are therefore a vital part of the broad economy. With roots dating back to the 1800s, moving freight by rail is an old-line business that remains capital-intensive and cyclical.

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Recent Featured Commentaries

  • Markets / Commentaries

    Stock Market Today:

    June 27, 2017

    Harvey S. Katz, Robert Harrington, and Adam Rosner | 6/27/2017
    The stock market opened lower this morning, recovered some ground around noon, but deteriorated as the session progressed. At the end of trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 99 points; the broader S&P 500 Index was off 20 points; and the NASDAQ was lower by 101 points. Market breadth showed a negative bias, as decliners easily outpaced advancers on the NYSE. The technology sector weighed heavily on the market. However, it should be noted that this group of volatile stocks may have been overdue for some profit taking. In addition, the healthcare and utility issues were quite weak. In contrast, the energy and financial names managed to make positive strides.
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    Stock Market Today:

    June 26, 2017

    William G. Ferguson, Mario Ferro, and Adam Rosner | 6/26/2017
    The equity market advanced earlier this morning, but was unable to extend its gains. At the end of trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was ahead 15 points; the S&P 500 Index was up nominally; and the NASDAQ was lower by 18 points. Meanwhile, market breadth was still favorable, with winners ahead of losers on the NYSE. Further, most of the major equity groups managed to make some progress. The consumer, financial, and utility issues made respectable strides, while the technology and healthcare names retreated.
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    Stock Market Today:

    June 23, 2017

    Harvey S. Katz, Mario Ferro, and Robert Harrington | 6/23/2017
    U.S. equities generally moved higher on Friday, with advancing issues roughly doubling the number of declining shares. The major factors driving the bullish efforts were the solid May numbers for new home sales released by the Commerce Department, as well as positive comments from a regional Fed President who suggested the central bank’s near-term tightening policy could be eased in the future. Consensus expectations continue to point toward one more rate hike in 2017, likely during the December summit.
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