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

Pre Market | Dow Jones | Gold | Newsletters | Learn

Interested in Gold Updates?
Receive the latest updates on the gold and silver markets.
100% secure: your email is never shared, and you may opt out at any time.

Stocks Gain In Early Trading

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 9:44 AM
U.S. stocks were trading higher in early-trade on Tuesday as investors cheered a set of better-than-expected Chinese economic data releases even as Syria accepted Russia’s proposal to put its chemical weapons program under international control, possibly averting a U.S. military intervention against Assad’s regime. At last check, the Dow Jones gained 0.50%; the NASDAQ Composite Index added 0.47% while the S&P 500 Index edged up 0.50%. Shares of Palo Alto Networks Inc. (NYSE: PANW) gained sharply in early-trade. The internet security solutions provider, after the market close on Monday reported adjusted earnings of 6 cents a share, which was in-line with expectation. Revenue topped Wall Street’s estimate. The only concern was a rise in operating expenses, in the latest quarter. Shares of McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE: MCD) edged up in early-trade. The world’s leading fast food chain said that same-store-sales increased 1.9% in August, beating analysts’ forecast for 0.4% gain. Although U.S. sales were short of analysts’ expectation, sales from Europe comfortably edged past estimation. In some corporate news, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is expected to unveil some new products on Tuesday at 1 p.m. EST. The event is hosted at its Cupertino, Calif. headquarters. Shares of Delta Airlines Inc. (NYSE: DAL) edged higher in early-trade. The stock was included in the Standard’s & Poor’s 500 Index, after the market close on Monday. In China, factory activities expanded at a faster-than-expected pace in August while retail sales also rose at a better-than-expected rate in the same period. China’s benchmark Index; the Shanghai Composite Index gained 1.15%.
PRINT

FREE Options Trading Lessons
I'll show you how to unlock HUGE Gains with Options Trading
Let's make 2015 the year you get RICH!

Latest Headlines

Banks to keep retreating from market-making: SocGen CEOBanks to keep retreating from market-making: SocGen CEO
PARIS (Reuters) - Banks will keep pulling back from market-making in the face of tougher regulations, hitting liquidity for investors, Societe Generale Chief Executive Frederic Oudea said on Tuesday. ...
BRICS reserves pool won't shrink reserves for now: Russia central bank headBRICS reserves pool won't shrink reserves for now: Russia central bank head
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The head of the Russian central bank said on Tuesday Russia`s contribution of $18 billion to a BRICS currency reserves pool would not reduce the country`s official reserves until a ...
Carnival gets U.S. approval to operate Cuba cruisesCarnival gets U.S. approval to operate Cuba cruises
(Reuters) - Carnival Corp <CCL.N>, the world`s largest cruise operator, said it had received U.S. approvals to operate cruises to Cuba and planned to start in May. The United States and Cuba h...
Carnival gets U.S. approval to operate Cuba cruisesCarnival gets U.S. approval to operate Cuba cruises
(Reuters) - Carnival Corp <CCL.N>, the world`s largest cruise operator, said it had received U.S. approvals to operate cruises to Cuba and planned to start in May. The company said it was stil...
Twinkies maker Hostess Brands shelves sale for IPOTwinkies maker Hostess Brands shelves sale for IPO
(Reuters) - Hostess Brands LLC, the U.S. bakery company whose snack cake brands include Twinkies and Ding Dongs, has pulled itself from the auction block and will instead pursue an initial public of...

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.