Cardillo’s Corner

August 8, 2018

Tepid Job Report: Likely Just a Blip

Labor demand likely strong enough to keep pushing unemployment down. Lost amid the enthusiasm about the strong economy is that the July jobs report came in […]
August 7, 2018

Futures lifted by higher oil prices, earnings

By Amy Caren Daniel Aug 7 (Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures rose on Tuesday as strong corporate earnings lifted sentiment and higher oil prices helped energy shares. […]
August 7, 2018

US STOCKS-Futures lifted by higher oil prices, earnings

* Futures up: Dow 89 pts, S&P 6.5 pts, Nasdaq 22.25 pts By Amy Caren Daniel Aug 7 (Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures rose on […]
August 7, 2018

Wall Street ends up, supported by Berkshire Hathaway and Facebook

New York (New York, Usa) -August 6 2018, 16:45 -AFP Wall Street finished higher on Monday, supported by the results of Berkshire Hathaway, the conglomerate of […]
August 7, 2018

Oil Rises on Saudi Output, Iran Sanctions

Saudi Arabia’s potential output drop belied expectations that its production would have risen in July By Christopher Alessi and Dan Molinski Updated Aug. 6, 2018 6:45 p.m. ET […]
August 7, 2018

Gold notches 3rd decline in 4 days as dollar edges higher

High-grade copper ends down 1.2% amid U.S.-China trade jitters Gold futures settled in negative territory Monday as the U.S. dollar gained ground, weighing on the precious […]
August 3, 2018

S&P 500 and Nasdaq rise as Apple tops $1 trillion market cap

Apple shares rose 2.9 percent to $207.39 a share, lifting its market cap above the $1 trillion mark. “It’s good for confidence in the market to […]
August 3, 2018

U.S. July payrolls rise less than expected

(Reuters) – U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in July, likely due to companies’ struggles to find qualified workers, and the unemployment rate declined, pointing […]
August 3, 2018

Wall Street flat as tepid jobs data, trade fears weigh

By Amy Caren Daniel Aug 3 (Reuters) – U.S. stocks were flat on Friday, after gains in the consumer staples sector, boosted by Kraft Heinz’s strong […]