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Benzinga Market Primer, Monday March 18

Futures Sharply Lower on Cypriot Bailout, Deposit Raid U.S. equity futures traded sharply lower in early pre-market trade Monday after EU leaders agreed to a bailout in principle for Cyprus,... Read >>


A Look Ahead: This Week's ETFs to Watch

U.S. stocks ended last week on a slightly downbeat note, but Friday's glum action was a mere bump on the road of more weekly gains for the major U.S. indexes. Investors might want to... Read >>


Abenomics Boosting Japan Small-Cap ETFs

If ETFs could participate in karaoke night, those funds tracking Japanese small-caps might be apt to select the 1980s classic "Don't You Forget About Me." The Simple Minds hit is an... Read >>


Market Wrap for Friday, March 15: Dow Snaps Winning Streak; Stocks Record Minor Losses

The Dow Jones Industrial Average snapped an impressive 10-day winning streak on Friday as stocks posted small losses. The euro climbed back above the closely watched $1.30 mark on the day, but... Read >>


Mid-Day Market Update: Team Drops On Weak Forecast, Comstock Rises

Midway through trading Friday, the Dow traded down 0.19 percent to 14,510.88 while the NASDAQ dropped 0.17 percent to 3,253.55. The S&P also fell, declining 0.09 percent to 1,561.76. ... Read >>


Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Go Red, Aeropostale Issues Downbeat Forecast

Following the market opening Friday, the Dow traded down 0.40 percent to 14,480.51 while the NASDAQ dropped 0.32 percent to 3,248.36. The S&P also fell, declining 0.38 percent... Read >>


Banks Authorized to Buyback $30 Billion in Stock After Stress Tests

Thursday evening, the Federal Reserve released the second part of the stress test results for the nation's largest banks and financial institutions. In all, 16 of the nation's 18 largest... Read >>

Emerging Money

Euro catches bid but will it last?

As we being the final session of the week the euro catches a bid against the U.S. dollar after euro zone leaders announced it will allow some of the troubled counties like France, Spain and... Read >>


Benzinga Market Primer: Friday, March 15: Quadruple Witching Day

Futures Flat On Bank of Japan Confirmations, European Summit, Quadruple Witching U.S. equity futures were little changed in early pre-market trade as the latest European summit to target growth... Read >>


3 ETFs in Under-The-Radar Rally Mode

Finding ETFs that are up on a year-to-date basis is not difficult. That is certainly one positive of result of U.S. stocks continuing to grind higher to hover near record highs. What is... Read >>