Stock Market Roundup, March 5: Trade Talks Heat Up

Stocks quickly rebounded after opening lower on Monday, indicating that investors were willing to shrug off the concerns that gripped markets for most of last week. Still, the bulk of the conversation to start the new week seems focused on President Trump's ongoing tariff proposals and the resulting fear of a possible trade war.

Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) Top Movers

Value: Interserve PLC ISVJY - +6.3%

Growth: ISVJY

Momentum: CF Industries CF - +6.4%


Income: Rocky Brands RCKY - +9.3%

Major Indexes

Dow: 24,881.75 / +343.69 / +1.4%

Nasdaq: 7,330.70 / +72.85 / +1.0%

S&P 500: 2,720.94 / +29.69 / +1.1%

Top Headlines

Will the Tariff Tantrum Kill the Rally... or Even the Economy?

Zacks strategist Kevin Cook dives into the latest drama surrounding President Trump's plans to impose new tariffs on steel and aluminum.

3 U.S. Steel Stocks to Buy On Trump Tariff

A look at the U.S-based steel companies that could stand to benefit if the White House's tariffs do become a reality.

Amazon Gains As Company Eyes Bank Deals, Checking Accounts

Shares of Amazon surged more than 1.2% in late-morning trading Monday after new reports linked the company to the financial industry.

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The Hottest Tech Mega-Trend of All

Last year, it generated $8 billion in global revenues. By 2020, it's predicted to blast through the roof to $47 billion. Famed investor Mark Cuban says it will produce "the world's first trillionaires," but that should still leave plenty of money for regular investors who make the right trades early.

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