Stock:
Symbol Lookup
Register | Login
...
History
...
...

Pre Market | Dow Jones | Gold | Newsletters | Learn


Stocks Edge Higher in Late Trading

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 3:52 PM
Stocks have edged higher in late trading, with all three major indexes currently in green. Stocks are gaining even as investors digested disappointing housing market data released earlier today. At last check, the Dow Jones was trading 0.36% higher at 13,699.12, the S&P 500 was trading 0.27% higher at 1,490.03, and the Nasdaq was trading 0.06% higher at 3,136.42. Basic Materials sector is leading the gains in the S&P 500 in late trading today. At last check, the sector was trading 1.03% higher. Energy sector has also risen sharply in late trading. At last check, the sector was trading 0.46% higher. Transportation sector is up 0.60% in late trading. Utilities are currently trading 0.88% higher. Consumer Cyclical sector has been the worst performer in the S&P 500 in late trading. At last check, the sector was down 0.86%. Technology sector is also in red in late trading. At last check, the sector was down 0.06%. The Tech sector has slipped as investors remain cautious ahead of earnings from technology giants International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM), Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL).While IBM and Google will report their quarterly results after-market close today, Apple will release its quarterly results on Thursday. At last check, IBM shares were trading 0.50% higher at $195.45, while Google shares were trading 0.11% lower at $703.71. Apple shares are currently trading 0.49% higher at $502.45. Other major movers in late trading today are Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), which is currently trading 0.35% higher at $42.69, Research In Motion Limited (NASDAQ: RIMM), which is currently trading 10.29% higher at $17.47, Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE: SNV), which is currently trading 2.21% lower at $2.65, and Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA), which is currently trading 9.57% lower at $8.84.  
PRINT

FREE Options Trading Lessons
I'll show you how to unlock HUGE Gains with Options Trading
Let's make 2014 the year you get RICH!

Latest Headlines

China to pitch high-speed trains to CaliforniaChina to pitch high-speed trains to California
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - State-backed China CNR Corporation is making a pitch to sell its high-speed trains to California, signaling China`s growing export ambitions for such technology after building t...
China's economic growth slows to 7.3 percent in third quarter, near six-year lowChina's economic growth slows to 7.3 percent in third quarter, near six-year low
BEIJING (Reuters) - China`s economic growth cooled to 7.3 percent between July and September from a year earlier, the weakest expansion since the global financial crisis and reinforcing expectations t...
China posts slowest growth since global crisis, more stimulus expectedChina posts slowest growth since global crisis, more stimulus expected
BEIJING (Reuters) - China`s economic growth slowed in the third quarter to its weakest since the 2008/09 global financial crisis as a slumping property market dragged on manufacturing and investment...
Dollar steady as currency majors brace for China dataDollar steady as currency majors brace for China data
TOKYO (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar started on a steady footing on Tuesday, as foreign exchange markets braced for a batch of Chinese economic indicators amid lingering investor worries over signs of ...
Asian shares crawl higher on China GDP reliefAsian shares crawl higher on China GDP relief
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks crept up on Tuesday as investors took solace from data showing the Chinese economy grew slightly more than expected in the third quarter, calming fears of a deepening ...

Loading Headlines...
 

Stock Market

Track the stock market today with the latest news and information on all things investing! Watch your stocks perform throughout the day and watch the breaking stock market news.

Feedback | disclaimer | privacy policy

Stock Market News

The Stock Market is ever changing. Keep up on your stock market news.

Stock Market Newsletters

Read up on your favorite stock market newsletters.


Learn the Stock Market

Sharper your stock trading skills with our stock market education section.