Stories tagged: Wall Street
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 7:11 p.m.
Wall Street was roiled Friday by new signs that global economic growth is slowing. The jitters triggered a sell-off in stocks and sent bond yields sharply lower, flashing a possible …
Mon., March 11, 2019, 3:48 p.m.
A broadly rally led by technology companies drove U.S. stocks sharply higher Monday, giving the S&P 500 its biggest increase since late January.
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 6:09 p.m.
As bull market turns 10 years old this weekend, it’s never been cheaper or easier to buy stocks.
Thu., March 7, 2019, 3:46 p.m.
Technology and financial companies helped pull U.S. stocks broadly lower Thursday, marking the fourth straight loss for the S&P 500.
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019, 6:42 p.m.
Health care companies led stocks lower on Wall Street Monday as investors waited for more details on reports that the U.S. and China are moving closer to a deal to …
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 3:39 p.m.
U.S. stocks finished broadly higher Tuesday as investors grew more optimistic about the prospects for a resolution to the costly trade dispute between the U.S. and China.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 5:40 p.m.
With Boeing’s jet deliveries climbing ever higher, the company released its 2018 financial results Wednesday, delivering record revenue, record profit and record cash flow for the year that well exceeded …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 4:36 p.m.
Stocks slumped in morning trading on Wall Street after two major U.S. companies warned that slower economic growth in China was hurting their results.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 7:12 p.m.
Stocks in the U.S. and Europe jumped Friday as renewed hopes for progress in trade talks between the U.S. and China helped the markets finish the week with another strong …
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 3:57 p.m.
U.S. stocks finish with solid gains as investors hope the US might cut back its tariffs on imports from China.
Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 2:45 p.m.
U.S. stocks rallied to their highest level in more than a month Tuesday after China’s government moved to inject more life into its economy by cutting taxes and increasing spending. …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 4:37 p.m.
US stocks slip after China said its exports fell in December, but major indexes avoid the big losses they took in late 2018 when investors worried about the state of …
Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 7:40 p.m.
U.S. stock indexes nestled a hair lower on Friday after the falling price of oil weighed on energy companies. The S&P 500 nevertheless closed out its third straight winning week …
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 2:40 p.m.
A day of back-and-forth trading Thursday ended with the fifth gain in a row for U.S. stocks. Industrial companies like Boeing and General Electric rose while retailers fell as Macy’s …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 3:01 p.m.
Stocks rise again on Wall Street following another encouraging signal on the economy, this time on growth in service-sector companies, and as the U.S. and China begin a new round …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 2:05 p.m.
Global stocks soared Friday and reversed the big losses they suffered just a day earlier. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied 746 points in the latest twist in a wild …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 3:41 p.m.
Apple is warning disappointing iPhone sales will cause its revenue for a period covering the crucial holiday season to fall below its own projections.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 26, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped more than 1,000 points – it’s biggest point-gain ever – as Wall Street notched its best day in 10 years Wednesday, rallying back from …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 5:11 p.m.
Another day of big losses Friday left the U.S. market with its worst week in more than seven years. All of the major indexes have lost 16 percent to 26 …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 5:45 p.m.
Stocks went into another slide in what is shaping up as the worst December on Wall Street since the depths of the Great Depression.
Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Stocks surrendered a substantial gain after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates again and said it plans to keep raising them next year. Some investors had hoped the Fed would …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
Stocks staggered to eight-month lows Friday after weak economic data from China and Europe set off more worries about the global economy. Mounting tensions in Europe over Britain’s impending departure …
Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 3:26 p.m.
U.S. stocks couldn’t hang on to a big gain Wednesday, but they still finished broadly higher as technology and health care companies rose. That helped reverse some of the market’s …
Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 4 p.m.
NEW YORK – U.S. stocks careened between big gains and modest losses on Tuesday before indexes ended the day mixed, the latest dizzying run for a market that’s been dominated …
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 11:24 a.m.
Stocks around the world are falling Monday, and U.S. indexes are mostly lower after flirting with sharp losses. Energy and financial companies are faring the worst.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 7:18 p.m.
Stocks slumped on Wall Street on Tuesday as traders worried the U.S. and China made less progress than originally thought on defusing their dispute over trade. Bond prices surged, sending …
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 3:47 p.m.
A welcome truce in the escalating U.S.-China trade dispute put investors in a buying mood Monday, sending U.S. stocks solidly higher and extending the market’s gains from last week.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 4:30 p.m.
U.S. stocks rocketed to their biggest gain in eight months Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell hinted the Fed might not raise interest rates much further. The Dow Jones …
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 2:21 p.m.
An early rally drove major indexes sharply higher but was gone by midday, leaving the market headed lower for the rest of the day.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 3:22 p.m.
A broad sell-off in technology companies pulled U.S. stocks sharply lower Monday, knocking more than 600 points off the Dow Jones Industrial Average.