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Monthly Archive: February 2016

Feb 22 2016

Wall Street rises alongside oil prices

Market Recap 2/19/16:   U.S. stocks ended mostly flat on Friday, though a steep drop in oil prices weighed on the energy sector. The commodity fell amid a rise in crude oil stockpiles, which underlined the persistent issues of oversupply and low demand that have plagued the sector for several months. Wall Street has been broadly …

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Feb 19 2016

Wall St edges lower after week of sharp gains

Market Recap 2/18/16:   U.S. stocks fell modestly on Thursday, in a reprise from the heavy volatility that has marked major indexes of late, as investors found few reasons to keep pushing shares higher following a sharp three-day rally. The S&P 500 gained 5.3 percent over the previous three session, erasing much of the weakness it …

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Feb 18 2016

Wall St looks for fourth straight advance as oil gains

Market Recap 2/17/16:   U.S. stocks rallied for a third straight day on Wednesday, as a rebound in crude oil lifted energy shares. The jump came after Iran indicated support for a plan by major oil-producing countries to freeze production, which is seen as addressing oil’s oversupply issue, which has been a major drag on …

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Feb 17 2016

Wall St rises alongside oil, Fed minutes awaited

Market Recap 2/16/16:  U.S. stocks rallied for a second straight day on Tuesday, with Wall Street returning from a holiday to enjoy broad gains. All ten primary S&P 500 sectors jumped on the day, with many climbing more than 1 percent. The day’s move was the latest example of heavy market volatility; many recent sessions …

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Feb 16 2016

Wall St rallies, but energy sector still in view

Market Recap 2/12/16: U.S. stocks jumped in a broad rally on Friday, with major indexes ending a five-day losing streak, helped by a jump of more than 10 percent in the price of crude oil. The day’s move was the latest example of heavy market volatility; many recent sessions have seen major indexes post daily moves …

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