^RUT - Russell 2000

Chicago Options - Chicago Options Delayed Price. Currency in USD
1,569.25
+24.14 (+1.56%)
At close: 4:30PM EST
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Previous close1,545.11
Open1,547.12
Volume0
Day's range1,547.12 - 1,570.16
52-week range1,266.92 - 1,742.09
Avg. volume39,363,503
  • Asian shares gain on hopes for progress on China-US trade
    Associated Press2 hours ago

    Asian shares gain on hopes for progress on China-US trade

    BANGKOK (AP) — Asian shares are mostly higher as Chinese and U.S. officials prepare for trade talks in Washington this week.

  • Associated Press3 days ago

    How major US stock indexes fared Friday

    Stocks surged on Wall Street Friday after Chinese and U.S. officials agreed to continue trade talks in Washington next week.

  • Associated Press4 days ago

    Business Highlights

    Amazon says it will not be building a new headquarters in New York, a stunning reversal after a yearlong search. The online retailer has faced opposition from some New York politicians, who were unhappy with the tax incentives Amazon was promised. Amazon said Thursday it does not plan to look for another location, and will continue to build out offices in Arlington, Virginia, and Nashville, Tennessee.

  • Stocks move higher as US, China begin talks on tariffs war
    Associated Press5 days ago

    Stocks move higher as US, China begin talks on tariffs war

    SINGAPORE (AP) — European shares rose Thursday and Wall Street was set to open higher after the U.S. and China kicked off two days of trade talks in Beijing. The aim is to forestall further tariff hikes in a bruising dispute over Beijing's technology policies.

  • Associated Press5 days ago

    How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

    Stocks extended their gains on Wall Street as investors remained optimistic that the U.S. and China will make more progress in resolving their costly trade dispute. Energy companies, retailers and industrial ...

  • Barrons.com6 days ago

    Why a Stock-Market Rally Has Taken Hold on Wall Street in February

    Stocks are levitating higher on Wall Street, with major benchmarks and a few other market indicators offering signs that a rally that took hold in January may give way to a more lasting uptrend.

  • Global shares mostly higher on hopes for US-China trade deal
    Associated Press6 days ago

    Global shares mostly higher on hopes for US-China trade deal

    TOKYO (AP) — Global stocks mostly rose Wednesday as investors hoped for a possible resolution to the bruising trade war between the U.S. and China.

  • Asian stocks mixed ahead of next round of US-China talks
    Associated Press8 days ago

    Asian stocks mixed ahead of next round of US-China talks

    SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Monday as traders watched for developments on a fresh round of trade talks with the United States this week in Beijing. Markets in China and Taiwan, reopening after a weeklong Lunar New Year break, edged higher on hopes that American and Chinese officials will make progress on a wide-ranging dispute that has weighed on the global economy.

  • China-US tariff concerns stalk markets once again
    Associated Press11 days ago

    China-US tariff concerns stalk markets once again

    SINGAPORE (AP) — Global stock markets drifted lower Friday after President Donald Trump said he doesn't plan to meet Chinese leader Xi Jinping before their truce on raising tariffs in a festering trade dispute ends in early March.

  • World markets subdued on US-China trade worries
    Associated Press15 days ago

    World markets subdued on US-China trade worries

    SINGAPORE (AP) — World markets were mixed Monday amid speculation over the next steps in a dispute between the U.S. and China over technology development and trade following meetings in Washington last week.

  • CNBC16 days ago

    Small caps are outperforming the S&P 500 this year, and 'Shark Tank's' Kevin O'Leary is betting on more gains to come

    The iShares Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) IWM , which tracks the small cap-focused Russell, has rallied more than 11 percent in 2019, capping off Friday with its third up week in a row. Kevin O'Leary , co-founder of O'Leary Funds and co-host of "Shark Tank," told CNBC recently that several tailwinds should continue to benefit small caps over large caps this year. "Tax reforms haven't had their full effect yet and because the tax code has just been re-written for these all domestic companies.

  • World stocks edge down ahead of US jobs report
    Associated Press18 days ago

    World stocks edge down ahead of US jobs report

    SINGAPORE (AP) — World markets edged lower on Friday ahead of the monthly U.S. jobs report and after the U.S.-China trade talks yielded few immediate results.

  • The Wall Street Journal18 days ago

    [$$] U.S. Stocks Post Best January in 30 Years

    Banks and smaller companies propelled stocks to their best January in 30 years, a sign that investors are favoring sectors tied to the U.S. economy. The Fed’s statement Wednesday that interest-rate increases are on hold helped ease investors’ worries that higher rates would increase borrowing costs and curtail corporate profits. Cautious comments from central-bank officials including Chairman Jerome Powell throughout the month also fueled the stock rally.

  • The Wall Street Journal18 days ago

    [$$] Thank the Fed for a Retro January Surge

    Andrew Lapthorne, head of quantitative equity research at Société Générale, thinks so. The January effect of old used to show a significant reverse, with December’s winners becoming losers and vice versa. This year’s reverse was the strongest since 2001, Mr. Lapthorne says.

  • World shares mostly higher after Fed signal on rates
    Associated Press19 days ago

    World shares mostly higher after Fed signal on rates

    Stock markets mostly rose Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled it would be cautious in raising interest rates and as investors monitor U.S-China trade talks. The high-level talks are aimed at settling a months' long trade war that has raised fears of slower economic growth.

  • Associated Press20 days ago

    How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

    Stocks wound up with a mixed finish on Wall Street Tuesday as an early gain faded, giving the benchmark S&P 500 index its second straight decline.

  • World stocks mixed amid fears for trade talks, Brexit hopes
    Associated Press21 days ago

    World stocks mixed amid fears for trade talks, Brexit hopes

    SINGAPORE (AP) — World markets were mixed Tuesday amid concerns that U.S. criminal charges against China's Huawei could complicate trade talks, though European indexes were up on optimism over Brexit.

  • World stocks fall on doubts US shutdown deal will succeed
    Associated Press22 days ago

    World stocks fall on doubts US shutdown deal will succeed

    BANGKOK (AP) — Stock markets mostly fell Monday on caution over China-U.S. trade talks and over the ability of U.S. congressional negotiators to forge a government funding bill acceptable to President Donald Trump.

  • Asian markets gain after US suspends government shutdown
    Associated Press22 days ago

    Asian markets gain after US suspends government shutdown

    BANGKOK (AP) — Shares rose in Asia on Monday after President Donald Trump temporarily re-opened the U.S. government. Japan was the main regional outlier, as the Nikkei 225 index lost 0.5 percent to 20,759.48 with uncertainty over China-U.S. trade talks bringing a lull in buying sentiment.

  • Global stocks rise on optimism over China-US trade talks
    Associated Press25 days ago

    Global stocks rise on optimism over China-US trade talks

    TOKYO (AP) — Global stock markets advanced Friday amid optimism over the potential for China-U.S. trade talks to help end a tariffs war between the two largest economies.