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The Russell 2000 index gives investors exposure to small-cap stocks.
Why You Should Be Investing in the Russell 2000 Index Yahoo! Finance News
Investors often overlook the Russell 2000 Index, but it can be a good way to add diversity to a portfolio. The Russell 2000, commonly referred to as RUT, is a ...
Small caps? early stock-market lead may not last, analysts say MarketWatch
The Russell 2000 is setting the pace in 2019, but there are reasons to doubt small companies ability to thrive this year.
Growth fears send the Russell 2000 into a bear market CNN
Small American stocks have tumbled into a big hole, reflecting mounting slowdown fears on Wall Street.
The Russell 2000 Index May be a Solid New Year's Investment Banyan Hill Publishing
History tells us that buying the Russell 2000 and holding it for the year after it's down yields excellent results, making it a solid New Year's investment.
Dan Nathan Sees Unusual Options Activity In iShares Russell 2000 Index Benzinga
On CNBC's "Options Action", Dan Nathan spoke about an unusually high options activity in iShares Russell 2000 Index (NYSE: IWM). He noticed a big put ...
Debt-laden firms are hit the hardest in recent stock slump, says SocGen MarketWatch
As corporate debt concerns come to a head, investors have dumped the stocks of firms with the worst balance sheets, a trend that is likely to intensify next year.
How You Could Have Avoided Last Year's Correction Seeking Alpha
Last year finally broke the nine-year bull run in equity markets.PUT outperformed the S&P 500 on 34 of 38 negative days.Similarly, PUTR outperformed the ...
Stocks are ?close enough to a bottom? for investors to step in: Guggenheim?s Minerd MarketWatch
The Federal Reserve will at least pause its rate increases, if not deliver a cut, in 2019 after the stock market's swoon, meaning a bottom is near and it's time for ...
Stock index that powered the bull rally enters a bear market ? ending the longest period of prosperity in history MarketWatch
Forget the Santa rally, the stock market is fending off one of its worst Decembers in recent memory, and now the Nasdaq has finished in a bear market.
You?re paying too much for small stocks MarketWatch
With the volatility in the stock market lately, the last thing you want is high fees cutting into your gains. There's one kind of ?fee,? however, that doesn't show up on ...
RUT Continues to Deliver on Bearish Perspective ElliottWaveTrader
The Russell 2000 (RUT) continued to deliver on my bearish perspective, first voiced in the free article series on Oct 3 with RUT at 1671, and discussed with ...
This brutal stock-market rout mirrors the 1987 crash in 1 important way MarketWatch
As the Dow Jones Industrial Average faces its ugliest Decembers loss since 1931, the time of the Great Depression, there is another notable way to put the ...
Here?s how the stock market has fared after similarly brutal losses in a quarter MarketWatch
Captain Obvious here: It hasn't been a great quarter for the stock market. The S&P 500 SPX, +0.43% is down roughly 17% through Friday. There have been ...
These 5 factors could stop the stock market?s rally cold MarketWatch
Watch the Federal Reserve and trade talks, of course, but also the junk-bond market.
Small-Caps Outperform in Up Day for Stocks Nasdaq
The Dow explored a 386-point trading range on both sides of breakeven, though bulls eventually triumphed. Trade talks between the U.S. and China.
Waffles for Breakfast? Market Seesawing on Headline-Led Indecisiveness The Ticker Tape
Although stocks have been chalking up gains in recent days, the market might be showing signs of losing steam.
Is the Storm Over? Watching from Correction to Confirmed Uptrend Moneyshow.com
This severe correction may have hit its low on December 24, when the S&P 500 Index (SPX) clos.
Grubhub is one stock that could more than double in 2019, Stephens says MarketWatch
Online financial services provider Enova International Inc. has the most upside potential of stocks included in Stephens' list of best ideas for 2019, with a stock ...
Stock Market Correction or Bear Market? 2018 Echoes Of 2000 & 2007 See It Market
This year's stock market correction could be morphing into a bear market. Chris Kimble notes the similarities to years 2000 and 2007.
Keeping Your Portfolio Safe as Earnings Disappointments Mount Investorplace.com
Lowered earnings forecasts make a focus on quality critical in 2019. Yesterday, Macy's stock suffered its biggest one-day drop since going public 27 years ago.
Nasdaq in bear market, first of the three major U.S. indexes Yahoo! Finance News
The Nasdaq Composite Index (.IXIC) confirmed on Friday it is in a bear market for the first time since 2008, underscoring fears that the longest bull run in history ...
These U.S. stock benchmarks are already in a bear market ? and the S&P 500 isn?t far behind MarketWatch
The S&P 500 is lingering on the doorstep of a bear market, a move that would end the second-longest bull run in history.
Asian markets end mixed as U.S.-China trade talks mark second day MarketWatch
Asian stock markets close mixed Tuesday, as investors watch the second day of trade negotiations between the U.S. and China.
Dow transports tumble into first bear market in nearly 3 years MarketWatch
The Dow Jones Transportation Average has entered its first bear market in nearly three years, sending a warning sign to Wall Street that the slowdown in ...
Amazon and Netflix push Wall Street higher Yahoo News
China has the "good faith" to work with the United States to resolve trade frictions, China's Foreign Ministry said, while U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross ...
Watch this level on the S&P 500 to judge whether the bear market will end or accelerate MarketWatch
The four-year average can help assess the stock market's remaining downside risk.
Stocks close at lowest level since October 2017 Yahoo Finance
U.S. equities slid Monday ahead of a heavy week of market catalysts. The S&P 500 (^GSPC) fell 2.08%, or 54.01 points, as of market close, with the real estate ...
Bear in the Woods: Buyers Might Still Be Hard to Find Coming Back From Holiday Benzinga
There's an old saying in trading circles: ?Don't try to catch a falling knife.? After a string of bruising losses? with the major stock indices down nearly 15% since ...
US STOCKS-S&P 500 hits 14-month low on economic jitters ahead of Fed meeting Nasdaq
Bearish comments by DoubleLine's Gundlach weigh on indexes. *UnitedHealth shares hit by ruling against Affordable CareAct. *Amazon, retailers drop.
Springing A Trap For The Bears Seeking Alpha
New lows on both exchanges reach capitulation levels. Only a final volatility spike is needed to confirm the final low. The only fly in the ointment is the Fed'
Optimism With an Asterisk: China Talks Spur Market Hope, But Details Lacking The Ticker Tape
(Tuesday Market Open) Renewed hopes for progress in trade talks with China helped set a positive tone early Tuesday after Monday's move higher. However ...
Markets Building Upside Momentum People's Pundit Daily
Markets began the week on a positive note, as major averages posted steady gains from +0.45 for the Dow (^DJI) to +1.7% for the Russell 2000 (^RUT).
Dow Drops 507 Points as Sell-Off Intensifies Nasdaq
Stocks were pummeled once again today, with the Dow starting the week off more than 500 points in the red for its lowest close since March 23..
Most of the dire predictions about the stock market don?t make sense ? but some do MarketWatch
Whenever stocks go through a plunge like December's 7.2% drop in the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.02% ? that's 7.8% on the Standard & Poor's 500 ...
Scared Investors Turn To Gold Seeking Alpha
Gold passes the first test of its fear factor test this week. Investors are still turning to gold as equity market melts down. Gold's currency component still n.
US STOCKS-Futures extend slide on growth fears, government shutdown threat Nasdaq
(For a live blog on the U.S. stock market, click LIVE/ ortype LIVE/ in an Eikon news window.) * Futures drop: Dow 0.46 pct, S&P 0.57 pct, Nasdaq 0.73 pct.
GrubHub Inc.(NYSE:GRUB): Analyst says Grubhub (NYSE:GRUB) could more than double in 2019 StockNews.com
GrubHub Inc.(NYSE:GRUB): In the restaurant sector, Grubhub Inc. is his top pick with a price target that is 102% above its year-end closing price.
Trump implores Fed to ?feel the market? before it makes ?yet another mistake? MarketWatch
President Donald Trump is imploring the Federal Reserve to pause after the Dow has shed more than 1000 points over the past two sessions.
Futures extend slide on growth fears, government shutdown threat WSAU News
By Medha Singh (Reuters) - S&P; 500 e-minis logged their biggest losing streak in seven years on Friday, dropping about 0.6 percent on growing worries of ...
Beware of the Russell 2000, but should you buy the Dow Jones Industrial Average? MarketWatch
The Russell 2000 is hot, but its lower liquidity means caution is in order.
Take Five: The Year of the Bear! World markets themes for the week ahead Business Insider UK
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York Thomson Reuters LONDON (Reuters) - Following are five big themes likely to ...
U.S. fund managers raise cash as small caps fall into bear market Investing.com
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The shares of small companies in the U.S. fell into a bear market Monday, but several top-performing fund managers had already been ...
Take Five: Bear-y Christmas! World markets themes for the week ahead Euronews English
Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the stories related to them.
Small-cap Russell 2000 index hits all-time high MarketWatch
The small-cap benchmark Russell 2000 index hit an all-time high Wednesday, outperforming its counterparts in an otherwise subdued trading session.
Russell 2000 rallies to record high MarketWatch
The Russell 2000 Index RUT, +0.14% of small-capitalization stocks surged 1.5% to reach an all-time high, to beat the Big 3 broader market indexes back to ...
Small Caps Weaken: The Russell 2000 Index Breaks A Support Level Forbes
Examining the price chart divergence between the small caps and the S&P 500: what has changed?
Here?s what the Russell 2000?s new high means for the S&P 500 MarketWatch
It's undeniably good news that the Russell 2000 is at a new all-time high. But bulls are premature in concluding that this widely-used benchmark for the ...
Four and Out? Win Streak At Risk As China Optimism Ebbs, Retailers Swoon The Ticker Tape
After posting a four-day win streak for the first time since September, stocks appear ready to struggle a bit Thursday amid fading optimism about China and a ...
Russell 2000 Index: Small Cap Stocks Are Stuck In A RUT See It Market
The following chart and data highlight non-commercial commodity futures trading positions as of April 24, 2017. This data was released with the April 27 COT ...
Not terrified of a recession? These stocks hint you should be Yahoo Finance
The small-cap Russell 2000 stock index isn't doing too well. Here's why that's a problem for investors.
Death cross forms in small-cap index for the first time in about 2 ½ years MarketWatch
A closely followed gauge of small-capitalization stocks is a hair's breadth of realizing a bearish pattern.
Trading Lesson: A Thelma & Louise Moment in the Stock Market Moneyshow.com
One of the most poignant lines in Mel Brooks' ?Spaceballs, the Movie? which coincidentally was released in June 1987, roughly four months before the stock ...
Russell 2000 Top? These Six Charts Say Times Up for Small Cap Stocks See It Market
Interesting mathematics are at play inside the Small Caps stock charts across several time frames with the Russell 2000 Index (INDEXRUSSELL: RUT) and ...
Death cross set to form in key gauge of small-cap stocks ? and that?s bad news for broader stock market MarketWatch
Don't look now but a closely followed gauge of small-capitalization stocks is on the brink of seeing a bearish pattern materialize.
Russell 2000 Drops to 200-Day Moving Average Investopedia
The Russell 2000 index dropped to its 200-day moving average, extending small-cap underperformance.
Stock market closes off session highs but books 4th straight gain; Russell 2000, Dow transports book records MarketWatch
U.S. stock indexes on Tuesday logged respectable gains but finished off the best levels of a session that saw the S&P 500 index notch its first intraday record in ...
Small caps just entered a 'death cross,' a chart pattern that means trouble for the stock market CNBC
Small-cap stocks just entered the dreaded death cross, a technical development that traditionally suggests weakness ahead for an asset. And if history is any ...
Russell 2000 climbs above 50-day MA to outperform its large-cap peers MarketWatch
The Russell 2000 index RUT, +0.14% of small capitalization stocks soared 2.1% in afternoon trade Tuesday, to put it on track to close above its 50-day moving ...
This rare divergence in the stock market could spell trouble ahead MarketWatch
The U.S. stock market is coming off a positive September, but the gains weren't widespread, and that lack of broad participation in Wall Street's rally could be a ...
You can make more money on small-cap stocks by playing this overlooked index MarketWatch
The Russell 2000 Index is the most inclusive, but it has not been a stellar performer over the long haul.
A Calendar Reminder To Ditch The Russell 2000 Seeking Alpha
Small caps have produced higher returns than large caps over long-time intervals. However, the index you choose matters. The article discusses structural differ.
Global Markets: Stocks drop, where is Santa Claus rally? Business Standard
By David Randall. NEW YORK (Reuters) - Broad stock declines in Europe and the United States dragged world equity markets lower on Monday, adding to a ...
2018 in Review: Bull Market Reined In As Economic Concerns Grew The Ticker Tape
Trade concerns, overseas economic weakness, and rising interest rates all combined to make 2018 a volatile year for both the U.S. stock and Treasury markets.
Russell 2000: Tightening Bollinger Bands Signal Trading Opportunity See It Market
The Russell 2000 Index is seeing its Bollinger Bands tighten. This may be signaling an opportunity for stock options traders, according to Gavin McMaster.
Don't Sweat The 'Death Cross' The Russell 2000 Just Made Seeking Alpha
Corporate earnings remain on the rise against a backdrop of economic growth. This is a reliably bullish time of year. The history of the death cross isn't overw.
Small-cap death cross: buying opportunity or bear-market warning sign? MarketWatch
Relative immunity from tariffs had been the thesis that helped propel the small-cap Russell 2000 to highs in August, but as a less-than-stellar earnings season ...
Small Cap Russell 2000 Is Looking Up At Large Cap Dow Industrials See It Market
The large cap Dow Jones Industrial Average has taken a leadership role in the stock market recently, dwarfing the performance of the small cap Russell 2000.
How To Trade The Nasdaq And Russell 2000 In Bull Market Territory, And 7 Averages That Lag Forbes Now
The current rally has not yet reached bull market territory for all five major averages and there are risky levels that can be tested as August comes to an end.
401(k) investors: 5 reasons small stocks add up to big gains USA TODAY
Small stocks might not have the brand- name appeal of Apple, but they should be a part of every investor's 401(k) portfolio. This year they feature market-leading ...
Index of small-cap stocks on the verge of closing in correction territory MarketWatch
The Russell 2000 Index RUT, +0.14% fell 0.5% early Thursday, putting the small-capitalization index on the brink of ending in correction territory. The move for ...
Russell 2000: What Happens When Small Caps Are Leading to Downside? Moneyshow.com
Markets made it through the graveyard month of the year intact. Now we come to.
While S&P 500 Hits Record, Russell 2000 Small-Cap Index Already Notched New High Investor's Business Daily
The Russell 2000 topped resistance around the 1700 price level. Watch for the index to hold that level.
Russell 2000 hits record in early trading MarketWatch
The Russell 2000 index of small-capitalization stocks rose on Monday, advancing to its latest in a series of records as investors cheered an easing of U.S.-China ...
Dow closes at record for the 14th time in 2018 even as trade fears simmer MarketWatch
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rises for a fourth straight session on Tuesday, logging its 14th record close of 2018, even as the broader market fell on ...
COT Report: Russell 2000 Breakout Targets 1780 See It Market
The chart and data that follow highlight non-commercial commodity futures trading positions as of August 28, 2018. This data was released with the August 31, ...
The Great American Small-Cap Scam Seeking Alpha
90 percent of small-cap index funds track the Russell 2000. Because of the way the index is designed, Wall Street banks and HFT firms are able to pick off the i.
Equity ETFs Face 'Death Cross' Warnings Led By Russell 2000 And Transports Seeking Alpha
The Diamonds ETF gapped below its 200-day simple moving average at $250.93 last week with this week's value level at $240.23. The Spiders ETF gapped ...
Less Hawkish Tone: Rates Rise Again, But 2019 Might See Fewer Hikes The Ticker Tape
The Federal Reserve raised rates for the fourth time in 2018, but appears ready to ease off the pedal in 2019. Stocks, which had been higher most of the day, ...
Russell 2000 on track for biggest one-day gain since September MarketWatch
The Russell 2000 index of small-capitalization stocks rallied on Wednesday, jumping more than 1% as concerns appeared to ebb over the impact of inflation in ...
Small-cap stocks are down, but not necessarily out, analysts say MarketWatch
It has paid to bet on small companies in 2018, until recent weeks. Will small-caps avoid a total rout?
Small caps? best win streak in five years is flashing a bullish signal to the S&P 500 CNBC
The Russell 2000 hasn't seen this kind of winning streak since 2013. After eight straight weeks of gains, history suggests small caps are flashing a big buy signal ...
Small Caps Are Breaking Down: Why That Matters Forbes
So far, 2018 has been an interesting year on Wall Street. As a quick review, stocks opened the year with a bang as 2017's record run continued. Then, sellers ...
Why bulls are betting on small-cap stocks to continue their winning ways MarketWatch
So far in 2018, small-caps are the best way to earn solid stock-market returns without suffering excess volatility. History suggests the pattern can continue, one ...
Stocks slump as Cisco leads retreat by tech shares; Russell 2000 books back-to-back records MarketWatch
The three main U.S. equity benchmarks on Thursday finished lower as selling in technology shares offset an advance in the energy sector. However, a popular ...
The Stock Market Is About to Turn Ugly for Investors: Shiller Investopedia
The Nobel Laureate economist continues to warn that stock valuations are dangerously high by historic standards.
50 Russell Index Stocks Yield 5.7% To 12% For August Seeking Alpha
All Russell US Indexes are subsets of the Russell 3000 Index, [namely] large-cap Russell 1000 & small-cap Russell 2000 Indexes. These Indexes are. building ...
Dow ends about 190 points higher, S&P 500 closes near record as Nafta deal sparks rally MarketWatch
The Dow Jones Industrial Average on Monday finished the session with a triple-digit advance and the S&P 500 flirted with a *fresh* all-time high to start the first ...
Apple, bitcoin, oil... here are the scariest charts from this week?s market tumult MarketWatch
You may not need a bunch of charts to remind you just how sketchy the stock market's behavior has been of late, but we'll give them to you anyway.
Small-Cap Stocks Are Getting Killed. It Might Be Time to Buy Barron's
Small-company stocks are having a really bad day. And Monday was even worse. The iShares Russell 2000 exchange-traded fund (ticker: IWM) has fallen 0.7% ...
Stock market: Guard against too much confidence in Russell 2000 high USA TODAY
The market's recovery from a slump has fooled investors into thinking the bull run is invincible. Watch out for a winners-take-all economy underneath.
After a decade of wins, the end may be near for one of Wall Street?s best stock trades MarketWatch
For years, one of the most successful trades in the U.S. stock market has been to favor high-growth stocks over ones considered to be undervalued. At long last ...
Will the bearish Dow streak infect the rest of the stock market? MarketWatch
The Dow Jones Industrial Average isn't a barometer for the entire market, especially small-cap stocks, which are hitting record highs.
Small-company stocks stumble after strong start to 2018 San Francisco Chronicle
Small-company stocks have stumbled after racking up strong gains for much of this year. The Russell 2000 index, a benchmark of small and mid-sized ...
Friday will likely be the year's biggest stock market volume day with big action in Apple, JP Morgan CNBC
A little-known indexing event on Friday will likely result in the year's biggest volume day, with large trading and potential price swings in well-known names like ...
2018 - The Year the Quants Got Destroyed Equities.com
The market moved up 3 of 4 days last week, and despite the one big down day, the weekly candle closed with a solid gain and near its high.
These factors are making small-cap stocks one of the strongest segments of Wall Street MarketWatch
In recent months, the biggest gains in the U.S. stock market have come from its smallest names.
Russell 2000 ETF Still Reaching For Higher Price Targets See It Market
The Russell 2000 stock market index ETF is moving toward all-time highs, says analysts at Trading on the Mark. They use Elliott wave to project price targets.
Small-caps?a stock leader of 2018?has been downgraded by Morgan Stanley MarketWatch
Is one of the strongest segments of the U.S. stock market in 2018 about to turn?
Trade War Threatens Small-Cap Stock Juggernaut Investopedia
If trade tensions dissipate, overbought small-cap stocks may come crashing down.