Tag: Nasdaq

Activity, Investment Banking

U.S. Bancorp (USB) Gains But Lags Market: What You Should Know

August 26, 2022

Via: Yahoo

In the latest trading session, U.S. Bancorp (USB) closed at $47.76, marking a +1.21% move from the previous day. This move lagged the S&P 500’s daily gain of 1.41%. Elsewhere, the Dow gained 0.98%, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq lost 0.02%. […]


Citi’s role in ‘flash crash’ reinforces perils of manual transactions

May 3, 2022

Via: Banking Dive

Whoever said, “it’s going to get worse before it gets better” has certainly, agonizingly watched the same group of people repeatedly make the same mistake. News last week that the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) lifted a […]

Capital and Risk, Trading

Dow Jones Weakens with Crude Oil as Traders Buy the Nasdaq 100, ASX 200 May Rise

October 19, 2021

Via: DailyFX

Following a fairly disappointing European trading session, market sentiment improved during Monday’s Wall Street period. While the Dow Jones underperformed, the Nasdaq 100 and S&P 500 futures climbed 1.03% and 0.34% respectively. The turnaround in sentiment might have been due […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Stephen Moore: Can Biden’s Taxing and Borrowing Fend Off the Chinese Menace?

October 12, 2021


With each passing week, it looks like World War III — between America and China — is coming sooner than we think. It’s not going to be fought with bullets or aircraft carriers, although the Chinese are building up their […]


American Bankers Association Makes Additions to ABA NASDAQ Community Bank Index

June 1, 2021

Via: American Bankers Association

The American Bankers Association has added three banks to the ABA NASDAQ Community Bank Index (ABAQ), effective June 1, 2021. The index includes 301 community banks with $309.8 billion in market capitalization. The index is calculated on both a total […]

Activity, Trading

Nasdaq to Sell U.S. Fixed-Income Business to Tradeweb for $190M

February 2, 2021

Via: TheStreet

Nasdaq (NDAQ) – Get Report said Tuesday that it had agreed to sell its U.S. fixed-income business for $190 million cash to an affiliate of electronic marketplace operator Tradeweb Markets (TW) – Get Report. New York-based Nasdaq at last check […]

Activity, Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic, Trading

If President-elect Biden shuts down the US economy, the Dow would drop nearly 4,000 points: strategist

November 13, 2020

Via: Aol

The last thing bullish post-election season investors want to see is a nationwide lockdown to control the resurgent coronavirus under President-elect Joe Biden. “3,000 or 4,000 [Dow] points lower at least,” veteran strategist David Nelson of Belpointe Asset Management told […]

Activity, Capital and Risk, Investment Banking, Liquidity

Bank Stocks Tank on Sharp Fall in Treasury Yields, Uncertainty

November 5, 2020

Via: Yahoo

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq’s 2.2% and 3.85% respective rise on Wednesday has perked up investors despite the election uncertainties. However, banking stocks stood on the other side witnessing losses. The yield on benchmark 10-year Treasury note plummeted sharply […]

Activity, Trading

U.S. stock futures rise after major averages snap four-day winning streak

October 13, 2020


U.S. stock index futures rose in early morning trading after the major averages registered their first day of losses in five trading sessions. Futures contracts tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 53 points. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq […]

Activity, Trading

Dow futures fall more than 200 points after Trump says he tested positive for coronavirus

October 1, 2020


Dow futures fell early Friday after President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump tested positive for coronavirus. Futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average indicated an opening loss of more than 250 points, recovering a bit after earlier […]


Nasdaq plans cloud migration for all 28 markets by 2030

September 21, 2020

Via: Banking Technology

The exchange operator’s data warehouse already sits on Amazon Web Services (AWS). In March, messaging traffic surged as demand for orders, quotes, trades and other market data rocketed. Peterson told WSJ that Nasdaq repeatedly saw daily peaks of more than […]

Activity, Trading

Dow bounces higher early Thursday as tech attempts to rebound for a second session

September 10, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stock benchmarks early Thursday were trading firmly higher, but off their best levels, as investors found reasons to buy assets after a round of economic reports and a policy update from the European Central Bank. Technology shares turned higher […]

Activity, Trading

New stock exchanges are ready to launch to compete for your trading dollar

September 9, 2020


There’s a spate of new stock exchanges ready to launch to compete for your trading dollar. The Long-Term Stock Exchange, the LTSE, is set to begin full trading operations Wednesday. The Members Exchange, MEMX, will begin a phased launch on […]

Activity, Trading

Dow, S&P 500 rise and Nasdaq hits record to kick off August as stalled stimulus talks come in focus

August 3, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stocks rose at the start of Monday’s trade to kick off the first trading day of August, with wrangling in Washington over another round of coronavirus stimulus supporting some appetite for large-capitalization technology stocks that have been viewed as […]

Activity, Trading

Dow climbs above 26,000 in afternoon trade as tech-related stock-market rally pushes Nasdaq toward record

June 22, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Major stock indexes held gains Monday afternoon, led by technology-related shares, as investors weighed optimism over a quick recovery for the domestic economy, or V-shaped rebound, against evidence of an acceleration of COVID-19 infections in half of all U.S. states […]

Activity, Trading

Stocks trim gains as tech shares slide, Dow still up 200 points

April 27, 2020


Stocks rose on Tuesday as investors continued to be optimistic about the prospect of states re-opening the U.S. economy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded 245 points higher, or 1%, putting it on pace for its first five-day winning streak […]

Activity, Trading

Stocks lower after grim jobs report shows coronavirus clobbering the economy

April 3, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Stocks moved lower Friday morning after the release of the monthly U.S. employment report that showed massive job losses in March, even before the full extent of the economic devastation from the coronavirus pandemic was fully realized. What are major […]

Activity, Trading

Wall Street’s next trading innovation: Air-fare derivatives

January 23, 2020


European planemaker Airbus is working with Nasdaq to develop a derivatives-based trading platform that will allow airlines to protect against swings in ticket prices. Just like airline companies use oil futures to hedge against the volatility in fuel costs, they […]

Activity, Trading

Stocks hit new highs as Dow, S&P 500 cap a record-setting week

January 17, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stocks traded modestly higher Wednesday, with the major benchmarks reaching new intraday highs early, after data on new U.S. home construction showed it surging to 13-year highs in December, adding to a series of indicators this week suggesting the […]

Activity, Trading

Dow, S&P and Nasdaq trade mixed after setting record highs

December 27, 2019

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stocks indexes traded little changed Friday morning, after opening at new intraday records, as investors attempt to close out a holiday-shortened week on a positive note, a day after a report on strong retail sales helped the Nasdaq to […]