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US Stocks Open Higher; Nasdaq Sets Intraday Record – Fox Business

The Nasdaq Composite traded in record territory after modest opening gains as investors shifted their focus to the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting next week. The main indexes were on track to finish the week roughly where they started as geopolitical ...

Tech stocks take a tumble, dragging Nasdaq into the red – Financial Times

What goes up must come down — and today, tech is tumbling hard in midday trading, with some of the biggest names in the industry seeing a sudden sell-off that has pushed the Nasdaq Composite sharply into negative territory. The tech sector is down ...

No fear: Wall Street volatility drops to 23-year low – CNBC

The low volatility plaguing the market looks here to stay, after traders hoping for a spike this week got the opposite. The CBOE Volatility Index (.VIX), considered the best gauge of fear in the market, dropped Friday to 9.37, its lowest since Dec. 27, ...

Beyond Tesla: 2 Lithium Stocks to Buy Now – Zacks.com

While the market for Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries has a ton of untapped potential, Tesla Inc.’s (TSLA) decision to build a $5 billion Gigafactory to meet its requirement of lithium-ion battery packs brought glaring focus on the shortage of supply ...

Once Stalwart Oil Stock Bulls Starting to Say Enough Is Enough – Bloomberg

Investors are pulling money out of exchange-traded funds tracking oil producers for the first time in two years, reversing a pattern in which price declines were invariably met with buying. Capitulation is in the air as energy stocks post the worst start ...

Nasdaq sinks as Apple leads abrupt tech selloff – MarketWatch

U.S. stocks came off their highs of the session on Friday, with the Nasdaq reversing an early gain that took it to a record as the technology sector abruptly turned lower in afternoon trading, something analysts credited to profit-taking after recent ...

What Does UK Hung Parliament Mean for Europe ETFs? – Nasdaq

Shutterstock photo British Prime Minister Theresa May’s wager on gaining majority backfired when her Conservatives party emerged the largest but lost majority in a snap election on June 8, 2017. May stunned the world in April by calling this June ...

Stocks Remain Mostly Positive In Mid-Day Trading – US Commentary – Nasdaq

Shutterstock photo (RTTNews.com) – After moving to the upside early in the session, stocks remain mostly positive in mid-day trading on Friday. The upward move lifted all three of the major averages to record intraday highs early in the trading ...

A Super Semiconductor ETF (FTXL, INTC) – Investopedia

Technology exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are among this year’s best performing sector funds, and soaring semiconductor stocks are big reasons why. Investors looking to get more tactical with their technology bets and emphasize chip stocks have multiple ...