Week Ahead Market Report: May 5, 2014

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The US markets are mixed this afternoon, with the Dow down 0.04%, the S&P up 0.01% and the Nasdaq up 0.04% so far today. Some of the most actively traded stocks include Pfizer ( PFE ) down 2.5%, Facebook ( FB ) up 1% and Bank of America lower by 1.3%.

Good afternoon, this is Kristin Bianco with the Week Ahead Market Report for May 5, 2014.


In overseas trading, Japan's Nikkei 225 Stock Average was down 0.19%, and the Hang Seng was lower by 1.28%. In Europe on Monday, the FTSE 100 was higher by 0.20% and the German DAX was down 0.28% today.

In economic news, Trade Balance is released tomorrow, Consumer Credit on Wednesday, Initial Claims on Thursday and Wholesale Inventories on Friday.

Many earnings releases this week including: DIRECTV ( DTV ) and Groupon ( GRPN ) on Tuesday, Molycorp ( MCP ) and Transocean (RIG) on Wednesday, Cablevision Systems (CVC) on Thursday and E. W. Scripps (SSP) on Friday.

Join us on Friday for the Weekly Market Wrap and have a wonderful week.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: PFE , FB , DTV , GRPN , MCP

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