Stock futures mixed after rally turns S&P 500 positive for the year to date

Stock futures mixed after rally turns S&P 500 positive for the year to date

Stocks futures opened the overnight session mixed, as market participants took a pause following a regular-session rally. By market close Monday, the S&P 500 turned slightly positive for the year to date and the Nasdaq hit a fresh closing high. Four of the S&P 500’s 11 sectors – the information technology, consumer discretionary, communication services […]
NYC begins road to recovery as AstraZeneca, Gilead deal talk swirls

NYC begins road to recovery as AstraZeneca, Gilead deal talk swirls

New York City, once a global epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, began reopening Monday after 100 days under strict restrictions to help flatten the COVID-19 curve, even as infection rates across other regions continue to climb. Worldwide, the outbreak has now...
A surging stock market isn’t helping Trump

A surging stock market isn’t helping Trump

For most of Donald Trump’s presidency, a buoyant stock market has helped inoculate Trump from scandal and controversy. That pattern is breaking down. After a month-long plunge from late February to late March, stocks have surged by 44%. Yet Trump is getting no credit...