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MARKET SNAPSHOT: S&P 500 Suffers Worst One-day Drop In 2015

06/29/2015 5:08 PM ET
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
U.S. stocks got hammered by a confluence of bad news Monday, headlined by Greece's unraveling debt negotiations that placed the European country on the brink of fiscal collapse.
Negotiations between Greece and its creditors collapsed over the weekend after Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras unexpectedly called for a referendum on whether to accept reform measures demanded by the country's lenders. The country's parliament approved the vote, which will be held July 5.

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Tech Report

Google Ready to Support European Digital Innovation, Says Eric Schmidt

06/10/2015 10:24 AM ET
Google chairman Eric Schmidt continued his company's European charm offensive by telling a gathering in Berlin that the Silicon Valley giant was ready to support the digital innovation coming out of Europe, but that the Continent had to get to a single digital market or fall behind in global competitiveness.

Economic Review

UPDATE: Faster job gains are great but bigger paychecks still await

06/28/2015 12:04 PM ET
Like an assembly line, the U.S. has been churning out healthy job gains of more than 200,000 a month for over a year. The pickup in hiring is great, but it's not enough by itself to push the economy to greater heights.

European Markets

EUROPE MARKETS: European Markets Fall Sharply As Greek Crisis Worsens

06/29/2015 12:34 PM ET
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Stocks in France, Germany post worst loss since 2011 Stocks across Europe tumbled Monday, with investors rattled as Greece closed its banks and stock market, with the country looking set to default on its debt as talks with creditors unraveled.

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Market Movers

COMPANY NAMELAST PRICECHANGE (%)VOLUME
BACBank of Americ…
16.89
-0.52 (2.99%)
98,529,200
FFord Motor Co
15.02
-0.38 (2.47%)
38,116,210
BTUPeabody Energy…
2.51
+0.22 (9.61%)
34,686,216
GEGeneral Electr…
26.64
-0.45 (1.66%)
33,370,970
TAT&T Inc
35.77
-0.41 (1.13%)
28,998,541
PFEPfizer Inc
33.59
-0.33 (0.97%)
28,839,120
TWTRTwitter Inc
34.21
-0.96 (2.73%)
25,203,593
CHKChesapeake Ene…
11.03
-0.13 (1.16%)
24,384,795
RADRite Aid Corp
8.32
-0.24 (2.80%)
22,508,868
CCitigroup Inc
54.88
-1.46 (2.59%)
22,259,259
MBIMBIA Inc
6.37
-1.95 (23.44%)
20,754,442
JPMJPMorgan Chase…
67.20
-1.75 (2.54%)
19,931,733
AAAlcoa Inc
11.35
-0.34 (2.91%)
19,925,549
WFCWells Fargo & …
56.06
-1.38 (2.40%)
19,288,001
GMGeneral Motors…
33.23
-1.15 (3.34%)
18,714,524
RFRegions Financ…
10.29
-0.24 (2.28%)
18,227,794
ORCLOracle Corp
40.42
-0.64 (1.56%)
18,194,515
HPQHewlett-Packar…
29.97
-0.56 (1.83%)
16,507,831
KOCoca-Cola Co
39.40
-0.60 (1.50%)
15,500,621
VZVerizon Commun…
46.79
-0.84 (1.75%)
15,031,931
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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: 3,250
Advancing
 
291
Declining
 
2,881
Unchanged
 
78
VOLUME TOTAL: 875,506,459
Advancing
 
41,416,601
Declining
 
831,712,801
Unchanged
 
2,377,057

NYSE MKT
ISSUES TOTAL: 382
Advancing
 
97
Declining
 
263
Unchanged
 
22
VOLUME TOTAL: 12,325,671
Advancing
 
2,628,570
Declining
 
9,521,892
Unchanged
 
175,209

NASDAQ
ISSUES TOTAL: 2,244
Advancing
 
237
Declining
 
1,981
Unchanged
 
26
VOLUME TOTAL: 1,878,014,528
Advancing
 
129,587,140
Declining
 
1,743,841,333
Unchanged
 
4,586,055

Bond Market

Bond Report

BOND REPORT: Treasurys Record Largest One-day Yield Decline In 3 Years On Greek Fears

06/29/2015 4:21 PM ET
By Ellie 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 Bond0.72+0.04
10 Year Bond2.49+0.09

Barclays Capital US Aggregate Bond Index

1,900.97-6.61 (0.35%)
As of 06/26/2015