U.S. stocks set to climb; war confidence mounts


By Denise Duclaux NEW YORK, March 21 (Reuters) - Investors readied for stocks to jump at Friday's open, putting the blue-chip Dow on track for its eighth straight session of gains as hopes swell for a swift war with U.S.-led troops barreling through southern Iraq. "It would appear that things are going well in Iraq and the market is acting positively to that," said Craig Cummings, a partner at Cantor Fitzgerald. "Futures are up strongly." With Iraq putting up only sporadic resistance, ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"U.S. stocks set to climb; war confidence mounts" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: lwilliamson@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×