Flat Markets and Falling Commodities Will Headline Stock Market Today
October 15, 2014 at 10:00 AM EDT
Stock market today, October 15, 2014: U.S. stock markets ended the day flat Tuesday after struggling to rebound, with yet another late sell-off hitting the markets in the final hour. The S&P 500 Index and Nasdaq managed to eke out modest gains, but the Dow Jones slipped another 5 points. The S&P 500 Volatility Index (VIX) dipped 4% on the day. Last week's stock market correction meant a 464-point plunge in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. We witnessed a continued sell-off in energy stocks and a slump in commodity prices, specifically oil, highlighting certain profit opportunities. The post Flat Markets and Falling Commodities Will Headline Stock Market Today appeared first on Money Morning - Only the News You Can Profit From .