Markets and Economy

Read our latest market commentary on of-the-moment trends so you can make informed investment decisions

What's the VVIX, and Why Does It Matter?

The volatility of volatility, or VVIX, can be helpful to add to your watchlist. Learn how the VVIX can help inform strategy decisions in VIX options.

Stocks Finish Lower as Markets Await a Busy Week

U.S. stocks declined, trimming a strong start to 2023, as investors prepared for a busy week full of earnings data, economic reports, and monetary policy decisions.

Looking to the Futures: Stocks Drop Ahead of FOMC Meeting

Equity markets dropped to start the week ahead of big-name earnings announcements and a FOMC rate decision this Wednesday.

The Everything Everywhere All at Once Rally

Despite market volatility, inflationary pressures, and a potential earnings recession, a rally involving stocks, bonds, and some commodities started in November still persists.

Today's Options Market Update for 1/30/2023

Stocks lower to kick-off week full of earnings, data & the Fed.

Weekly Market Outlook

Chief Global Investment Strategist Jeffrey Kleintop’s 90-second take on the markets for the week ahead.

Weekly Trader's Outlook for Jan. 27, 2023

Will Fed/Q4 earnings validate recent bullish momentum next week?

Stocks Ended Higher as Dow Members Post Mixed Earnings Data

U.S. equities closed out the week on a positive note, as investors sifted through another heavy dose of earnings and economic data.

Stocks Rose as Investors Digested Economic and Earnings Data

U.S. stocks ended the day in the green as the markets digested a host of economic and earnings data.