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59.53MDow Volume:
Avg Vol: 98.37M
Unchanged
147
Decliners
3878
Advancers
2518
Price Chg %Chg 1 Day
Range: 1 Day
  • 1 Day
  • 5 Days
  • 1 Month
  • 3 Months
  • 6 Months
  • 1 Year
  • 2 Years
Dow
/quotes/zigman/627449/realtime 17,685 -45 0.26%
Nasdaq
/quotes/zigman/12633936/realtime 4,992 -17 0.35%
S&P 500
/quotes/zigman/3870025/realtime 2,069 -8 0.39%
GlobalDow
/quotes/zigman/629063/realtime 2,494 -29 1.15%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/21835172/delayed 1,167 +4 0.34%
Oil
/quotes/zigman/2331089/delayed 52.67 -4.26 7.48%
FTSE 100
/quotes/zigman/3173262/delayed 6,536 -50 0.76%
DAX
/quotes/zigman/2380246/delayed 10,891 -168 1.52%
CAC 40
/quotes/zigman/3173214/delayed 4,712 -97 2.01%
FTSE MIB
/quotes/zigman/1482176/delayed 21,601 -907 4.03%
IBEX 35
/quotes/zigman/2759620/delayed 10,540 -240 2.22%
Stoxx 600
/quotes/zigman/2380150/delayed 379 -5 1.24%
Asia Dow
/quotes/zigman/6959860/realtime 3,146 -49 1.54%
Nikkei 225
/quotes/zigman/5986735/delayed 20,112 -428 2.08%
Hang Seng
/quotes/zigman/2622475/delayed 25,236 -828 3.18%
Shanghai
/quotes/zigman/1859015/delayed 3,776 +89 2.41%
Sensex
/quotes/zigman/1652085/delayed 28,209 +116 0.41%
Singapore
/quotes/zigman/1709939/delayed 3,333 -10 0.29%
Euro
/quotes/zigman/16008136/realtime/sampled 1.11 -0.01 0.58%
Yen
/quotes/zigman/16008150/realtime/sampled 122.51 -0.35 0.28%
Pound
/quotes/zigman/16008140/realtime/sampled 1.56 +0.00 0.21%
Australia$
/quotes/zigman/16008115/realtime/sampled 0.75 0.00 0.25%
DXY Index
/quotes/zigman/1652083/delayed 96.29 -0.10 0.11%
WSJ $ Idx
/quotes/zigman/41508961/realtime 87.31 +0.19 0.22%
U.S. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866666/realtime 2.29 -0.09 3.73%
German 10y
/quotes/zigman/15866409/realtime 0.77 -0.03 3.51%
Italy 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866497/realtime 2.39 +0.13 5.98%
Spain 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866444/realtime 2.33 +0.09 4.06%
U.K. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866328/realtime 2.03 +0.01 0.41%
Japan 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866525/realtime 0.47 -0.02 3.88%
Crude Oil
/quotes/zigman/2331089/delayed 53 -4 7.48%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/21835172/delayed 1,167 +4 0.34%
Corn
/quotes/zigman/13039629/delayed 427 -2 0.35%
DJIA F
/quotes/zigman/38649152/delayed 17,561 -88 0.50%
S&P F
/quotes/zigman/30356461/delayed 2,057 -12 0.57%
Silver
/quotes/zigman/23613405/delayed 16 +0 0.50%

Quotes

Symbol Price Change % Change
FB /quotes/zigman/9962609/composite 87.53 0.25 0.28%
AAPL /quotes/zigman/68270/composite 125.96 -0.49 -0.38%
GOOG /quotes/zigman/30194416/composite 522.82 -0.58 -0.11%
BAC /quotes/zigman/190927/composite 16.95 -0.08 -0.47%
C /quotes/zigman/5065548/composite 55.13 -0.24 -0.43%
F /quotes/zigman/264304/composite 14.78 -0.09 -0.61%
T /quotes/zigman/398198/composite 35.63 -0.10 -0.28%
BP /quotes/zigman/247026/composite 39.94 -1.35 -3.27%
GE /quotes/zigman/227468/composite 26.32 -0.46 -1.73%
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5 yr CD
1.5%
2 yr CD
0.8%
1 yr CD
0.6%
MMA $10K+
0.3%
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Low Interest 11.62% 11.62% 10.37%
Business 12.85% 12.85% 12.85%
Student 13.14% 13.14% 13.14%
Balance Transfer 14.12% 14.12% 12.86%
Airline 15.10% 15.10% 15.52%
Reward 15.14% 15.14% 14.89%
Cash Back 15.27% 15.27% 14.91%
Instant Approval 18.00% 18.00% 23.33%
Bad Credit 22.73% 22.73% 22.73%
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59.40MDow Volume:
Avg Vol: 98.37M
Unchanged
172
Decliners
3900
Advancers
2513
Price Chg %Chg 1 Day
Range: 1 Day
  • 1 Day
  • 5 Days
  • 1 Month
  • 3 Months
  • 6 Months
  • 1 Year
  • 2 Years
Dow
/quotes/zigman/627449/realtime 17,681 -49 0.28%
Nasdaq
/quotes/zigman/12633936/realtime 4,991 -18 0.36%
S&P 500
/quotes/zigman/3870025/realtime 2,068 -8 0.41%
GlobalDow
/quotes/zigman/629063/realtime 2,494 -29 1.16%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/21835172/delayed 1,168 +4 0.34%
Oil
/quotes/zigman/2331089/delayed 52.68 -4.25 7.47%
FTSE 100
/quotes/zigman/3173262/delayed 6,536 -50 0.76%
DAX
/quotes/zigman/2380246/delayed 10,891 -168 1.52%
CAC 40
/quotes/zigman/3173214/delayed 4,712 -97 2.01%
FTSE MIB
/quotes/zigman/1482176/delayed 21,601 -907 4.03%
IBEX 35
/quotes/zigman/2759620/delayed 10,540 -240 2.22%
Stoxx 600
/quotes/zigman/2380150/delayed 379 -5 1.24%
Asia Dow
/quotes/zigman/6959860/realtime 3,146 -49 1.54%
Nikkei 225
/quotes/zigman/5986735/delayed 20,112 -428 2.08%
Hang Seng
/quotes/zigman/2622475/delayed 25,236 -828 3.18%
Shanghai
/quotes/zigman/1859015/delayed 3,776 +89 2.41%
Sensex
/quotes/zigman/1652085/delayed 28,209 +116 0.41%
Singapore
/quotes/zigman/1709939/delayed 3,333 -10 0.29%
Euro
/quotes/zigman/16008136/realtime/sampled 1.10 -0.01 0.58%
Yen
/quotes/zigman/16008150/realtime/sampled 122.51 -0.35 0.28%
Pound
/quotes/zigman/16008140/realtime/sampled 1.56 +0.00 0.21%
Australia$
/quotes/zigman/16008115/realtime/sampled 0.75 0.00 0.27%
DXY Index
/quotes/zigman/1652083/delayed 96.28 -0.11 0.12%
WSJ $ Idx
/quotes/zigman/41508961/realtime 87.31 +0.19 0.22%
U.S. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866666/realtime 2.29 -0.09 3.73%
German 10y
/quotes/zigman/15866409/realtime 0.77 -0.03 3.51%
Italy 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866497/realtime 2.39 +0.13 5.98%
Spain 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866444/realtime 2.33 +0.09 4.06%
U.K. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866328/realtime 2.03 +0.01 0.41%
Japan 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866525/realtime 0.47 -0.02 3.88%
Crude Oil
/quotes/zigman/2331089/delayed 53 -4 7.47%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/21835172/delayed 1,168 +4 0.34%
Corn
/quotes/zigman/13039629/delayed 427 -2 0.35%
DJIA F
/quotes/zigman/38649152/delayed 17,560 -89 0.50%
S&P F
/quotes/zigman/30356461/delayed 2,057 -12 0.58%
Silver
/quotes/zigman/23613405/delayed 16 +0 0.50%

Quotes

Symbol Price Change % Change
FB /quotes/zigman/9962609/composite 87.46 0.17 0.20%
AAPL /quotes/zigman/68270/composite 125.93 -0.51 -0.40%
GOOG /quotes/zigman/30194416/composite 522.49 -0.91 -0.17%
BAC /quotes/zigman/190927/composite 16.94 -0.10 -0.56%
C /quotes/zigman/5065548/composite 55.09 -0.28 -0.51%
F /quotes/zigman/264304/composite 14.77 -0.10 -0.67%
T /quotes/zigman/398198/composite 35.63 -0.11 -0.29%
BP /quotes/zigman/247026/composite 39.92 -1.37 -3.32%
GE /quotes/zigman/227468/composite 26.30 -0.48 -1.79%
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5 yr CD
1.5%
2 yr CD
0.8%
1 yr CD
0.6%
MMA $10K+
0.3%
MMA $50K+
0.5%

National averages from Bankrate.com

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Avg. APR Last Week 6 Months
Low Interest 11.62% 11.62% 10.37%
Business 12.85% 12.85% 12.85%
Student 13.14% 13.14% 13.14%
Balance Transfer 14.12% 14.12% 12.86%
Airline 15.10% 15.10% 15.52%
Reward 15.14% 15.14% 14.89%
Cash Back 15.27% 15.27% 14.91%
Instant Approval 18.00% 18.00% 23.33%
Bad Credit 22.73% 22.73% 22.73%
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59.53MDow Volume:
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Unchanged
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Decliners
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Advancers
2517
Price Chg %Chg 1 Day
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Dow
/quotes/zigman/627449/realtime 17,685 -45 0.26%
Nasdaq
/quotes/zigman/12633936/realtime 4,992 -17 0.35%
S&P 500
/quotes/zigman/3870025/realtime 2,069 -8 0.39%
GlobalDow
/quotes/zigman/629063/realtime 2,494 -29 1.15%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/21835172/delayed 1,167 +4 0.34%
Oil
/quotes/zigman/2331089/delayed 52.68 -4.25 7.47%
FTSE 100
/quotes/zigman/3173262/delayed 6,536 -50 0.76%
DAX
/quotes/zigman/2380246/delayed 10,891 -168 1.52%
CAC 40
/quotes/zigman/3173214/delayed 4,712 -97 2.01%
FTSE MIB
/quotes/zigman/1482176/delayed 21,601 -907 4.03%
IBEX 35
/quotes/zigman/2759620/delayed 10,540 -240 2.22%
Stoxx 600
/quotes/zigman/2380150/delayed 379 -5 1.24%
Asia Dow
/quotes/zigman/6959860/realtime 3,146 -49 1.54%
Nikkei 225
/quotes/zigman/5986735/delayed 20,112 -428 2.08%
Hang Seng
/quotes/zigman/2622475/delayed 25,236 -828 3.18%
Shanghai
/quotes/zigman/1859015/delayed 3,776 +89 2.41%
Sensex
/quotes/zigman/1652085/delayed 28,209 +116 0.41%
Singapore
/quotes/zigman/1709939/delayed 3,333 -10 0.29%
Euro
/quotes/zigman/16008136/realtime/sampled 1.10 -0.01 0.58%
Yen
/quotes/zigman/16008150/realtime/sampled 122.51 -0.35 0.28%
Pound
/quotes/zigman/16008140/realtime/sampled 1.56 +0.00 0.22%
Australia$
/quotes/zigman/16008115/realtime/sampled 0.75 0.00 0.24%
DXY Index
/quotes/zigman/1652083/delayed 96.29 -0.10 0.11%
WSJ $ Idx
/quotes/zigman/41508961/realtime 87.31 +0.19 0.22%
U.S. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866666/realtime 2.30 -0.09 3.66%
German 10y
/quotes/zigman/15866409/realtime 0.77 -0.03 3.51%
Italy 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866497/realtime 2.39 +0.13 5.98%
Spain 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866444/realtime 2.33 +0.09 4.06%
U.K. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866328/realtime 2.03 +0.01 0.41%
Japan 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866525/realtime 0.47 -0.02 3.88%
Crude Oil
/quotes/zigman/2331089/delayed 53 -4 7.47%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/21835172/delayed 1,167 +4 0.34%
Corn
/quotes/zigman/13039629/delayed 427 -2 0.35%
DJIA F
/quotes/zigman/38649152/delayed 17,561 -88 0.50%
S&P F
/quotes/zigman/30356461/delayed 2,057 -12 0.57%
Silver
/quotes/zigman/23613405/delayed 16 +0 0.50%

Quotes

Symbol Price Change % Change
FB /quotes/zigman/9962609/composite 87.53 0.25 0.28%
AAPL /quotes/zigman/68270/composite 125.95 -0.49 -0.39%
GOOG /quotes/zigman/30194416/composite 522.82 -0.58 -0.11%
BAC /quotes/zigman/190927/composite 16.95 -0.08 -0.47%
C /quotes/zigman/5065548/composite 55.13 -0.24 -0.43%
F /quotes/zigman/264304/composite 14.78 -0.09 -0.61%
T /quotes/zigman/398198/composite 35.63 -0.11 -0.29%
BP /quotes/zigman/247026/composite 39.94 -1.35 -3.27%
GE /quotes/zigman/227468/composite 26.32 -0.46 -1.72%
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5 yr CD
1.5%
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0.8%
1 yr CD
0.6%
MMA $10K+
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0.5%

National averages from Bankrate.com

You Don’t Need Another Credit Card, You Need A Better One.
Avg. APR Last Week 6 Months
Low Interest 11.62% 11.62% 10.37%
Business 12.85% 12.85% 12.85%
Student 13.14% 13.14% 13.14%
Balance Transfer 14.12% 14.12% 12.86%
Airline 15.10% 15.10% 15.52%
Reward 15.14% 15.14% 14.89%
Cash Back 15.27% 15.27% 14.91%
Instant Approval 18.00% 18.00% 23.33%
Bad Credit 22.73% 22.73% 22.73%
Source:CreditCards.com

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