Stock message boards
MNV
Market News Video
MNV MNV The 10 Most Popular Large-Caps in ETFs
MNV
MNV
MNV
MNV
MNV
MNV
MNV


If the video does not load after a few moments, Upgrade to the Latest Flash Player.
MNV Backgroundemail friendsEmail Friendsembed / linkEmbed VideorssRSS Feed standaloneLaunch Standalone Player
»» Try ValueForum.com for 7 Days for 7 Dollars ««
Free Dividend Report - Top Ranked Stocks

Weekly Market Wrap: August 15, 2014
Friday, August 15, 5:03 PM ET

The thirty third trading week of 2014 comes to a close after a volatile day of trading in the US. In the last hour of trading, the S&P 500 and Dow are lower while the NASDAQ is slightly higher.

Most actively traded stocks include J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP) down 2.82%, Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) down 0.85%, Sirius XM (NASDAQ:SIRI) up 0.15% and Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) higher by 0.15%.

Hi. I'm Sayoko Murase. Welcome to the 'Weekly Market Wrap' for August 15, 2014.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite are all higher for the week.

Crude oil futures are lower this week, trading at $97.30 per barrel on Friday afternoon.

And Gold futures are also lower for the week, trading at $1304.55 an ounce.

In economic news, the U.S. Census Bureau announced that advance estimates of U.S. retail and food services sales for July, adjusted for seasonal variation and holiday and trading-day differences, but not for price changes, were $439.8 billion, virtually unchanged from the previous month, and 3.7 percent above July 2013. Total sales for the May through July 2014 period were up 4.2 percent from the same period a year ago. The May to June 2014 percent change was unrevised from +0.2 percent.

Retail trade sales were virtually unchanged from June 2014, and 3.4 percent above last year. Health and personal care stores were up 7.3 percent from July 2013 and auto and other motor vehicle dealers were up 6.4 percent from last year.

In the week ending August 9, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 311,000, an increase of 21,000 from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised up by 1,000 from 289,000 to 290,000. The 4-week moving average was 295,750, an increase of 2,000 from the previous week's revised average. The previous week's average was revised up by 250 from 293,500 to 293,750.

The advance seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate was 1.9 percent for the week ending August 2, unchanged from the previous week's unrevised rate. The advance number for seasonally adjusted insured unemployment during the week ending August 2 was 2,544,000, an increase of 25,000 from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised up 1,000 from 2,518,000 to 2,519,000. The 4-week moving average was 2,528,250, an increase of 9,000 from the previous week's revised average. The previous week's average was revised up by 250 from 2,519,000 to 2,519,250.

The Producer Price Index for final demand rose 0.1 percent in July, seasonally adjusted, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported. This increase followed a 0.4-percent advance in June and a 0.2-percent decline in May. On an unadjusted basis, the index for final demand climbed 1.7 percent for the 12 months ended in July. In July, the 0.1-percent increase in final demand prices can be traced to the index for final demand services, which also rose 0.1 percent. Prices for final demand goods were unchanged. Within intermediate demand, prices for processed goods advanced 0.1 percent, the index for unprocessed goods dropped 2.7 percent, and prices for services moved up 0.3 percent.

3M (NYSE:MMM) declared a dividend on the company's common stock of 85.5 cents per share for the third quarter of 2014, payable Sept. 12, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Aug. 22, 2014.

NIKE (NYSE:NKE) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.24 per share on the company's outstanding Class A and Class B Common Stock payable on October 6, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 2, 2014.

Equifax (NYSE:EFX) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share, payable on September 15, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 22, 2014.

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) authorized payment of a quarterly shareholder dividend of $0.375 per share in the third quarter of 2014. The dividend will be paid on September 23, 2014, to all shareholders of record of UnitedHealth Group common stock as of the close of business September 12, 2014.

Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU) announced the declaration of a quarterly dividend of $0.53 per share of Common Stock, payable on September 18, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 26, 2014.

This is the 'Weekly Market Wrap' for Friday, August 15, 2014. Please join us on Monday for the Week Ahead Market Report.

For MarketNewsVideo.com, I'm Sayoko Murase.

Weekly Market Wrap: August 15, 2014 picture
Monday 4/27 Insider Buying Report: HASMonday 4/27 Insider Buying Report: HAS
Related symbols: HAS
Wednesday 4/22 Insider Buying Report: GE, IMDZWednesday 4/22 Insider Buying Report: GE, IMDZ
Related symbols: GE,IMDZ
Tuesday 4/21 Insider Buying Report: BXMT, WGTuesday 4/21 Insider Buying Report: BXMT, WG
Related symbols: BXMT,WG
10 Bargains You Can Buy Cheaper Than Insiders Did
Top Ranked Dividend Stocks With Insider Buying
10 Stocks Crossing Below Book Value
10 Oversold Stocks You Need To Know About
10 Stocks Crossing Above Their 200 Day Moving Average
10 Stocks Crossing Below Their 200 Day Moving Average
The 10 Most Popular Large-Caps in ETFs
The Top 10 DividendRank'ed DJIA Components
S&P 500 Movers: AMAT, FCXS&P 500 Movers: AMAT, FCX
Related symbols: AMAT,FCX
Nasdaq 100 Movers: AMAT, TSLANasdaq 100 Movers: AMAT, TSLA
Related symbols: AMAT,TSLA
Dow Movers: AXP, AAPLDow Movers: AXP, AAPL
Related symbols: AXP,AAPL
S&P 500 Analyst Moves: AALS&P 500 Analyst Moves: AAL
Related symbols: AAL
Stock message boards
Self Directed Investor
The Warren Buffetts Next Door
Dow Analyst Moves: JNJDow Analyst Moves: JNJ
Related symbols: JNJ
S&P 500 Analyst Moves: ECLS&P 500 Analyst Moves: ECL
Related symbols: ECL
Monday Sector Laggards: Biotechnology, DrugsMonday Sector Laggards: Biotechnology, Drugs
Related symbols: CLDN,CAPR,AKRX,AFMD
Monday Sector Leaders: Precious Metals, Non-Precious Metals & Non-Metallic Mining StocksMonday Sector Leaders: Precious Metals, Non-Precious Metals & Non-Metallic Mining Stocks
Related symbols: CDE,SSRI,ZINC,ZEUS
Friday Sector Laggards: Education & Training Services, SemiconductorsFriday Sector Laggards: Education & Training Services, Semiconductors
Related symbols: DV,UTI,SIMO,MXIM
Monday's ETF with Unusual Volume: VFHMonday's ETF with Unusual Volume: VFH
Related symbols: VFH,BAC,WFC,RCAP,EHTH
Monday's ETF Movers: GDXJ, XBIMonday's ETF Movers: GDXJ, XBI
Related symbols: CDE,SSRI,RGLS,IMGN,XBI,GDXJ
XLF, GDJS: Big ETF OutflowsXLF, GDJS: Big ETF Outflows
Related symbols: XLF,GDJS,BRK.B,WFC
Daily Dividend Report: PDS, HON, DAL, MAC, HOG, RKT, PREDaily Dividend Report: PDS, HON, DAL, MAC, HOG, RKT, PRE
Related symbols: PDS,HON,DAL,MAC,HOG,RKT,PRE
Daily Dividend Report: SPG, PFG, RF, AVY, PFE, VDaily Dividend Report: SPG, PFG, RF, AVY, PFE, V
Related symbols: SPG,PFG,RF,AVY,PFE,V
Daily Dividend Report: JNJ, AMP, COL, NDAQ, TWX, LMT, PH, SCHWDaily Dividend Report: JNJ, AMP, COL, NDAQ, TWX, LMT, PH, SCHW
Related symbols: JNJ,AMP,COL,NDAQ,TWX,LMT,PH,SCHW
Fed Tapers Bond BuyingFed Tapers Bond Buying
Nonfarm payroll Employment Up 175,000 in FebruaryNonfarm payroll Employment Up 175,000 in February
Initial Claims Decrease, Productivity 1.8% Annual Rate Increase in Q4Initial Claims Decrease, Productivity 1.8% Annual Rate Increase in Q4
Weekly Market Wrap: April 24, 2015Weekly Market Wrap: April 24, 2015
Related symbols: MSFT,VALE,CMCSA,AAPL
Weekly Market Wrap: April 10, 2015Weekly Market Wrap: April 10, 2015
Related symbols: BAC,GE,RAD,F,ZNGA
Weekly Market Wrap: April 2, 2015Weekly Market Wrap: April 2, 2015
Related symbols: BAC,MU,MSFT
Week Ahead Market Report: April 13, 2015Week Ahead Market Report: April 13, 2015
Related symbols: GE,AAPL,BAC,JPM,NOK
Week Ahead Market Report: April 6, 2015Week Ahead Market Report: April 6, 2015
Related symbols: AAPL,BAC,RAD,AMAT
Week Ahead Market Report: March 30, 2015Week Ahead Market Report: March 30, 2015
Related symbols: AAPL,BAC,INTC,AYI,CONN,MU
All videos » |  Stock market definitions »
Symbol Cloud:   AAPL   AIG   AKRX   AMAT   AMZN   AXP   BA   BAC   BRK.B   BTI   CAT   CDE   CHII   CIT   CLB   CMCSA   CMG   CNI   COST   CVX   DAL   DD   DHI   DISCA   EHTH   ENZN   EQT   EWJ   FCX   FSZ   GDJS   GDX   GDXJ   GE   GM   GNR   GS   GXC   HAS   HBAN   HOG   HTLD   INFY   JBL   JNJ   KALU   KIE   LRCX   MCK   MCP   MIDU   MSFT   MT   NDAQ   NLSN   NRG   ORLY   PBR   PHM   PIN   PPG   RAI   RBY   RCAP   RRD   RSX   SHW   SNDK   SOL   SPF   SPG   SPN   SSRI   STS   TCK   TMHC   TRV   TXN   TXT   UNH   VALE   VFH   WFC   WLH   XLF   XOM   XRX   XXII   ZEUS
MNV
MNV
About Us - Advertise - Contact Us - Embedding Videos - Licensing Videos - Partners - mRSS / RSS Feed - Terms of Use - Privacy Policy - Video Widget
MNV
Home  |  Analyst News  Dividend Report  ETFs  Insider Report  Large Caps  Market Movers  Week Ahead Report  Weekly Market Wrap
MNV
MNV MNV Stock Message Boards Stock Market Definitions
MNV

Weekly Market Wrap: August 15, 2014 | Market News Video | Copyright © 2008 - 2015, All Rights Reserved

Any ideas and opinions presented in all Market News Video clips are for informational and educational purposes only, and do not reflect the opinions of BNK Invest, Inc. or any of its affiliates, subsidiaries or partners. In no way should any content contained herein be interpreted to represent trading or investment advice. None of the information contained herein constitutes a recommendation that any particular security, portfolio, transaction, or investment strategy is suitable for any specific person. All viewers agree that under no circumstances will BNK Invest, Inc,. its subsidiaries, partners, officers, employees, affiliates, or agents be held liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained. Read Full Disclaimer.