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Ahead of Wall Street: Archive

Mark Vickery

Econ Data, Q1 Earnings Delivered in Bulk: CME, BAX, LUV & More

Ahead of today's open, there is such a huge amount of earnings reports hitting the tape that we're keeping it to just a few of the Zacks Rank Buy and Sell stocks this morning.

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Q1 Earnings...

Here are some highlights from a few of the big names reporting earnings results ahead of Wednesday's opening bell.

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A Bevy of Industrial Q1 Earnings: CAT, LMT, MMM & More

We are now in the thick of Q1 earnings season. Here's a quick run-down of some top names this morning.

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Q1 Earnings, 10-Year Yield Heating Up

At 2.966% in the 10-year, market participants are beginning to pay close attention, with a ratcheted-up yield signifying things like increased economic inflation.

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GE Turns It Around in Q1, Plus PG, SLB & More

After more than a month of wild turbulence, impressive growth and positive surprises for companies so far reported have brought a welcome calm to markets.

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Jobless Claims, Q1 Earnings Steady & Positive

Relative calm continues ahead of the opening bell this morning, with Initial Jobless Claims and new Q1 earnings results hitting the tape.

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Q1 Earnings Keep Markets in the Green: MS, USB, ABT & TXT

We are still in the early stages so far, but overall results have been notably better than expected.

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Tax Day Not So Taxing (for Corporations, Housing)

Strength in Q1 earnings season, at least in these early stages, has helped bolster market indexes. This continues ahead of Tuesday's market open.

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New Numbers for a New Week: Retail Sales, BofA Earnings

Ahead of the initial opening bell to ring in the first full week of Q1 earnings season, we get busy right out of the gate.

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Friday the 13th Won't Spook Pre-Markets

Q1 earnings season taking effect as of this morning, with the biggest of the Wall Street banks beating estimates.

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Spring Harvest of Econ Data

This Thursday morning brings with it some key data points adding grist to the mill of market expectation.

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Ahead of Q1 Earnings Season

Q1 begins in earnest with big banks like JPMorgan (JPM), Citigroup (C) and Wells Fargo (WFC) reporting late this week into early next.

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Pre-Markets Get Bullish Again

Market futures are up big a half-hour before Tuesday's opening bell, with the S&P 500 +28, the Dow +300 and the Nasdaq +90 points.

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Investors Buying Back Ahead of the Open

Twenty minutes before the opening bell to kick off a new trading week see the S&P 500 +11 points, the Dow +145 and the Nasdaq +40.

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March Jobs Revert to the Mean

This morning's March Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) non-farm payroll report saw just 103K new jobs.

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Markets Buy Back on Trade War Scare

If 2018 has thus far been the year of the stock market roller coaster, then Wednesday was its picture-perfect microcosm.

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ADP Strength Eclipsed by China Trade Fears

Concerns regarding U.S. trade with China, and the progressing development of what this scenario looks like, is sending market futures plummeting again ahead of the opening bell.

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Is This More than Just a Dead-Cat Bounce?

Pre-market futures are up at this hour after closing below the 200-day moving average yesterday, erasing the Nasdaq's gains for the whole of 2018 thus far.

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Tesla Hopes to Laugh Off Terrible March

Tesla (TSLA) has endured its worst month in a long time: -22% in the month of March, pulling its year-over-year performance into negative territory.

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Robust Jobs Numbers to Close the Quarter

215K jobless claims a week ago actually falls 10,000 below our long-term range of 225-250K.

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Book Closes on 2017 GDP: Q4 2.9%

2.9% for Q4 GDP, very nearly marking the third straight quarter of 3% growth.

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Markets Keen to Keep Rallying

Both the Dow and the S&P 500 are looking for their first back-to-back gains in more than 2 weeks.

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Trade War Fever Cools, Q1 Ends This Week

Following last week's fears of a trade war with China, cooler heads appear to be prevailing in today's pre-market.

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Durable Goods Show Tax Cuts Put to Corporate Use

Durable Goods orders basically doubled expectations in its preliminary figures: +3.1% for the month of February.

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Futures Down: Is It Facebook or Chinese Tariffs?

The Fed came out with a fairly Goldilocks report, but futures are still way down. Do we blame Facebook's controversy or proposed new tariffs on China?

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