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Market Snapshot

UPDATE: U.S. stocks end choppy session higher

06/30/2015 5:19 PM ET
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
Main indexes record monthly and quarterly losses
The S&P 500 ended Tuesday's volatile session slightly higher, as investors were whipsawed by the vagaries of Greece's episodic debt negotiations.
However, Tuesday's positive finish for stocks wasn't enough to overcome Monday's Greek-inspired rout, which has left most of the main stock indexes with quarterly and monthly losses.
The S&P 500 ended the quarter lower, snapping a nine-quarter winning streak. Monthly losses…

Additional News Articles

Tech Report

Google Ready to Support European Digital Innovation, Says Eric Schmidt

06/10/2015 10:24 AM ET
Google chairman Eric Schmidt continued his company's European charm offensive by telling a gathering in Berlin that the Silicon Valley giant was ready to support the digital innovation coming out of Europe, but that the Continent had to get to a single digital market or fall behind in global competitiveness.

Economic Review

UPDATE: Faster job gains are great but bigger paychecks still await

06/28/2015 12:04 PM ET
Like an assembly line, the U.S. has been churning out healthy job gains of more than 200,000 a month for over a year. The pickup in hiring is great, but it's not enough by itself to push the economy to greater heights.

European Markets

UPDATE: Blame Greece: European stocks log worst quarter in 3 years

06/30/2015 1:10 PM ET
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch European stocks fell Tuesday, putting an end to their worst quarter in three years, as investors remained rattled by uncertainty over Greece's standing in the euro and the European Union.

World Markets

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Market Movers

COMPANY NAMELAST PRICECHANGE (%)VOLUME
BACBank of Americ…
17.02
+0.13 (0.77%)
88,840,181
BTUPeabody Energy…
2.19
-0.32 (12.75%)
47,751,507
MBIMBIA Inc
6.01
-0.36 (5.65%)
43,210,366
GEGeneral Electr…
26.57
-0.07 (0.26%)
34,404,288
PFEPfizer Inc
33.53
-0.06 (0.18%)
34,217,188
TAT&T Inc
35.52
-0.25 (0.70%)
31,361,809
QEPQEP Resources …
18.51
+0.12 (0.65%)
28,908,010
FFord Motor Co
15.01
-0.01 (0.07%)
28,488,312
TWTRTwitter Inc
36.22
+2.01 (5.88%)
26,013,839
RADRite Aid Corp
8.35
+0.03 (0.36%)
24,162,815
AAAlcoa Inc
11.15
-0.20 (1.76%)
22,572,922
FCXFreeport-McMoR…
18.62
-0.76 (3.92%)
21,984,447
RKTRock-Tenn Co
60.20
-0.73 (1.20%)
20,779,934
JPMJPMorgan Chase…
67.76
+0.56 (0.83%)
20,599,029
HPQHewlett-Packar…
30.01
+0.04 (0.13%)
19,337,115
CHKChesapeake Ene…
11.17
+0.14 (1.27%)
18,437,541
EMCEMC Corp
26.39
+0.40 (1.54%)
18,218,159
MWVMeadWestvaco C…
47.19
-0.28 (0.59%)
18,089,040
CCitigroup Inc
55.24
+0.36 (0.66%)
17,601,658
WFCWells Fargo & …
56.24
+0.18 (0.32%)
16,806,090
Most Actives

Market Diaries

Advancers/Decliners 
The number of stocks that closed at a higher price than the previous day's close, and the number of stocks that closed at a lower price than the previous day's close.
 

NYSE
ISSUES TOTAL: 3,251
Advancing
 
1,905
Declining
 
1,231
Unchanged
 
115
VOLUME TOTAL: 1,181,258,386
Advancing
 
632,554,797
Declining
 
537,343,477
Unchanged
 
11,360,112

NYSE MKT
ISSUES TOTAL: 383
Advancing
 
181
Declining
 
162
Unchanged
 
40
VOLUME TOTAL: 11,859,219
Advancing
 
6,653,762
Declining
 
4,914,381
Unchanged
 
291,076

NASDAQ
ISSUES TOTAL: 2,251
Advancing
 
1,405
Declining
 
795
Unchanged
 
51
VOLUME TOTAL: 1,833,298,280
Advancing
 
1,179,834,068
Declining
 
634,108,492
Unchanged
 
19,355,720

Bond Market

Bond Report

UPDATE: Treasury yields snap 5 quarters of declines

06/30/2015 5:10 PM ET
By Ellie Ismailidou, MarketWatch …

Yield Curve 
A line that plots the interest rates, set at point in time, of bonds having equal credit quality but differing maturity dates.
 

Treasury Bills & Bonds 
Bills are debts issued by the U.S. Treasury which have a maturity of less than 1 year while bonds are debt issued by the U.S. Treasury which have a maturity longer than 10 years.
 

MATURITY% YIELDCHANGE
3 Month Bill0.02+0.01
2 Year Bond0.64-0.08
10 Year Bond2.33-0.16

Barclays Capital US Aggregate Bond Index

1,912.24+11.27 (0.59%)
As of 06/29/2015