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Financial sector takes a broad beating as yields fall

The financial sector was the hardest hit of the S&P 500's 11 key sectors, as banks stocks were weighed down by a sharp drop in longer-term Treasury yields. The SPDR Financial Select Se.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2018

Bank stocks fall as broad market weakness, yield declines prompt pullback

Bank stocks fell in premarket trade Wednesday, as a broad market decline and falling Treasury yields prompted a pullback ahead of the start of earnings season. The SPDR Financial Select Sector ETF slid 1.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2018

Financial Sector Takes A Dive Along With Treasury Yields After Fed Announcement

Now that this week’s Fed meeting is out of the way and there’s not too much on the corporate earnings front, investors will likely be looking for international catalysts for stock market direction, such as n.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzinga34 min. ago

Bond Report: Treasury yields climb as global stocks bounce higher on China tariff-deadline delay

Treasury prices fall on Monday, pushing yields higher, as assets perceived as risky bounced higher on easing trade tensions and top-level support for the country’s financial sector......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 25th, 2019

Bank stocks fall was Treasury yields drop, sending financial sector ETF toward 13-month low

Financial stocks fell sharply early Tues.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 23rd, 2018

Stocks fall as tech takes a beating

Reuters / Brendan McDermid Stocks got whacked Friday, with the Nasdaq Composite shedding nearly 1.5%, after disappointing earnings reports from tech giants Twitter and Intel. The dollar and Treasury yields fell......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 27th, 2018

Financial sector selloff is nearly unanimous as Treasury yields fall

The financial sector was broadly lower, weighed by the drop in longer-term Treasury yields in the wake of the disappointing monthly jobs data. The SPDR Financial Select Sector ETF slumped 1.5%, as 65 of its 66 equity components.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 6th, 2018

Wall Street snaps five-day losing streak despite Boeing"s drop

U.S. stocks jumped on Monday as the technology sector led a broad-based rebound following five straight sessions of losses, but a fall in Boeing's shares limited the Dow's advance after a deadly airline crash in Ethiopia......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 11th, 2019

Wall Street snaps five-day losing streak

U.S. stocks jumped on Monday as the technology sector led a broad-based rebound. But the Dow's gain was limited by a fall in Boeing shares following a fatal airline crash in Ethiopia. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 11th, 2019

Wall Street ends higher, snapping five-day losing streak

U.S. stocks jumped on Monday as the technology sector led a broad-based rebound after five straight sessions of losses, but the Dow's advance was limited by a fall in Boeing shares following a fatal airline crash in Ethiopia......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 11th, 2019

4 Market-Beating Sector ETFs of January

While the gains were broad-based, we have highlighted four sectors ETFs that have outperformed the market in January and could be better plays in the months ahead . Want the latest recommendations from Zacks Investment Researc.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJan 30th, 2019

Financial stocks fall, as XLF on track to snap 11-day win streak

The SPDR Financial Select Sector ETF fell 0.6% in morning trade Tuesday, putting it on track to snap an 11-session win streak, with 61 of .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 22nd, 2019

Maxine Waters takes the reins of a powerful House committee. Wall Street is nervous.

Waters, who has served in the House since 1991, is the first African American and first women to the lead the House Financial Services Committee, giving her broad influence over the financial world — from Wall Street regulations to flood insurance......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 15th, 2019

Financial ETF heads toward for first fall in 8 days after J.P. Morgan Chase, Wells Fargo results disappoint

Financial stocks were broadly lower, as two of the sector's top-5 components reported disappointing fourth-quarter results. The SPDR Financial Select Sector ETF shed 0.8% in premarket trade Tuesday, putting it on track to snap.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 15th, 2019

Waters takes reins of powerful House committee, and Wall Street is nervous

Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), who has served in the House since 1991, is the first African American and the first woman to the lead the House Financial Services Committee, giving her broad influence over the financial world......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 14th, 2019

Retailer stocks take a broad beating, led by Macy’s record plunge

Shares of retailers suffered broad, and in many cases a sharp selloffs Thursday, as a number of downbeat holiday-period sales reports sparked concerns over the health of the sector and consumer......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2019

Energy sector stocks take a broad beating as crude oil prices tumble

Energy stocks were hit hard Tuesday, to pace the S&P 500's sector decliners, after crude oil futures tumbled more than 7% to settle at the lowest level in nearly 16 months. The SPDR Energy Select Sector ETF dropp.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 18th, 2018

Hong Kong"s finance sector M&A deals fall prey to China crackdown

Mergers and acquisitions targeting Hong Kong financial firms have slumped this year, with insurance sector deals particularly hard hit, as China's moves to tighten capital controls and crack down on corporate debt have driven mainland buyers away......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 27th, 2018

Financial stocks suffer broad selloff, pace Dow decliners

Financial stocks suffered broad declines Wednesday, weighed down by falling Treasury yields and worries about liabilities related to the Cal.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2018

Cannabis Watch: Pot stocks fall again, as Aurora Cannabis sinks on NYSE debut

Marijuana stocks take another broad beating Tuesday, as an intraday bounce fails to prevent a sixth straight loss......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 23rd, 2018

Cannabis Watch: Marijuana stocks fall in worst-ever day for the sector

Marijuana stocks suffer broad and sharp losses Monday, and were heading for their worst week in over eight months, as full-legalization in Canada appears to have taken the shine off the sector, despite early indications of strong demand......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 22nd, 2018