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Market Snapshot

UPDATE: Media, smaller energy cos. provide bulk of results as earnings taper off

05/03/2015 9:01 AM ET
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Additional News Articles

Tech Report

Xero Raises NZ$147.2Mln In New Capital For Growth Plans

02/24/2015 3:57 PM ET
Cloud software company Xero Ltd. (XRO.NZ) has raised 147.2 million New Zealand dollars, which will be used for research and to drive its growth in the United States and the United Kingdom.

Economic Review

UPDATE: Roses or thorns? Wall Street awaits pivotal jobs report for April

05/03/2015 9:01 AM ET
One poor U.S. jobs report is cause for concern. Two bad reports in a row is reason to panic.

European Markets

EUROPE MARKETS: European Stocks Post First Monthly Loss Of 2015

04/30/2015 12:23 PM ET
rla Mozee, MarketWatch Moody's cautions on 'Grexit' European stocks fell Thursday and notched its first monthly loss of 2015, as investors weighed a rise in the euro and concerns about slowing global growth.

World Markets

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Market Movers

COMPANY NAMELAST PRICECHANGE (%)VOLUME
BACBank of Americ…
16.11
+0.18 (1.13%)
78,171,362
AAAlcoa Inc
14.15
+0.73 (5.44%)
50,363,634
CHKChesapeake Ene…
16.54
+0.77 (4.88%)
38,309,583
TWTRTwitter Inc
37.84
-1.12 (2.87%)
37,785,543
TAT&T Inc
34.42
-0.22 (0.64%)
34,167,621
GEGeneral Electr…
27.31
+0.23 (0.85%)
28,303,317
BSXBoston Scienti…
17.74
-0.08 (0.45%)
21,817,947
PFEPfizer Inc
34.08
+0.15 (0.44%)
21,543,362
FFord Motor Co
15.81
+0.01 (0.06%)
20,602,237
FCXFreeport-McMoR…
23.66
+0.39 (1.68%)
20,194,880
AVPAvon Products …
8.16
-0.01 (0.12%)
17,271,844
YUMYum! Brands Inc
91.90
+5.94 (6.91%)
17,140,749
LNKDLinkedIn Corp
205.21
-46.92 (18.61%)
16,842,432
CSXCSX Corp
37.46
+1.37 (3.80%)
15,666,377
XRXXerox Corp
11.52
+0.02 (0.17%)
15,623,089
GMGeneral Motors…
35.42
+0.36 (1.03%)
15,307,418
RIGTransocean Ltd
18.83
+0.01 (0.05%)
15,085,718
RADRite Aid Corp
7.97
+0.26 (3.37%)
15,056,909
OCNOcwen Financia…
10.25
+1.76 (20.73%)
14,710,995
WUWestern Union …
21.25
+0.97 (4.78%)
14,682,159
Most Actives

Market Diaries

Advancers/Decliners 
The number of stocks that closed at a higher price than the previous day's close, and the number of stocks that closed at a lower price than the previous day's close.
 

NYSE
ISSUES TOTAL: 3,198
Advancing
 
1,867
Declining
 
1,206
Unchanged
 
125
VOLUME TOTAL: 743,263,059
Advancing
 
534,744,773
Declining
 
198,166,122
Unchanged
 
10,352,164

NYSE MKT
ISSUES TOTAL: 398
Advancing
 
158
Declining
 
194
Unchanged
 
46
VOLUME TOTAL: 9,421,300
Advancing
 
3,049,974
Declining
 
5,690,691
Unchanged
 
680,635

NASDAQ
ISSUES TOTAL: 2,231
Advancing
 
1,345
Declining
 
836
Unchanged
 
50
VOLUME TOTAL: 1,692,839,407
Advancing
 
1,228,740,180
Declining
 
447,250,877
Unchanged
 
16,848,350

Bond Market

Bond Report

BOND REPORT: Treasury Yields See Largest Two-week Rise Since February

05/01/2015 4:46 PM ET
lie Ismailidou, MarketWatch …

Yield Curve 
A line that plots the interest rates, set at point in time, of bonds having equal credit quality but differing maturity dates.
 

Treasury Bills & Bonds 
Bills are debts issued by the U.S. Treasury which have a maturity of less than 1 year while bonds are debt issued by the U.S. Treasury which have a maturity longer than 10 years.
 

MATURITY% YIELDCHANGE
3 Month Bill0.010.00
2 Year Bond0.60+0.02
10 Year Bond2.12+0.07

Barclays Capital US Aggregate Bond Index

1,932.34-6.31 (0.33%)
As of 05/01/2015