Stories tagged: stock market
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 8, 2019
The stock market capped another week of healthy gains on Friday, but it ended on more of a befuddled note than a bang as confusion about the U.S.-China trade war …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 28, 2019
Stocks marched higher on Wall Street in afternoon trading Monday, extending the market’s gains into a fourth week and driving the S&P 500 on track for an all-time high.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 23, 2019
Stocks are edging higher on Wall Street in afternoon trading, placing the market on track to recoup some of its losses after snapping a three-week winning streak.
Mon., Aug. 5, 2019
Stocks tanked again Monday on worries that President Donald Trump’s worsening trade war will threaten a global recession and drag profits for companies even lower.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019
President Donald Trump intensified pressure Thursday on China to reach a trade deal by saying he will impose 10% tariffs Sept. 1 on the remaining $300 billion in Chinese imports …
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019
Technology and health care companies drove U.S. stocks to a lower finish Monday as the market fell for a second straight day following a run of record highs.
Fri., June 14, 2019
It was raining cats and dogs on Wall Street. Chewy, the online seller of pet food and squeaky toys, made a strong showing in its debut on the New York …
Fri., June 14, 2019
Stocks ended a choppy week of trading with modest losses Friday as investors look forward to getting more clues about the direction of interest rates.
Fri., May 31, 2019
Stocks tumbled on Wall Street Friday after the U.S. announced plans to expand its trade war to Mexico, its third-biggest trading partner.
UPDATED: Thu., May 23, 2019
Shares of Tesla, suffering one of the worst stretches in company history, rebounded Thursday after CEO Elon Musk told employees that orders are up.
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019
Wall Street capped a turbulent week with a late-day rally Friday after shaking off an early slump triggered by the latest escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and …
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019
After much hype leading up to the largest initial public offering in five years, Uber hit a few potholes on its first day of trading, closing down 8% and reflecting …
UPDATED: Fri., May 3, 2019
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett called himself an “idiot” for not buying stock in Amazon, but said someone at his investment firm, Berkshire Hathaway, is making up for his lack of …
Wed., March 27, 2019
Stock indexes veered between small gains and losses in early trading Wednesday on Wall Street as the market cooled off after posting solid gains a day earlier.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
World stocks mostly rose on Monday ahead of more trade talks between Chinese and American officials in Washington this week.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019
Stocks extended their gains in afternoon trading on Wall Street Wednesday as investors remained optimistic that the U.S. and China will make more progress in resolving their costly trade dispute.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019
U.S. stock indexes stemmed an early slide Friday, finishing mostly higher and nudging the benchmark S&P 500 index to its second weekly gain in a row.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019
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
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: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019
Stocks rise for the third day in a row, led by industrial, technology, internet and energy companies as representatives from the U.S. and China continue their latest round of trade …
Fri., Jan. 4, 2019
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday that he will not resign if asked to do so by President Donald Trump, a message that heartened investors who had been concerned …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019
The roller coaster ride on Wall Street resumed on Wednesday, the first trading day of the new year, as stocks plunged in the morning and then climbed much of the …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018
U.S. markets trimmed 2018 losses in a Monday rally, but it was not enough to prevent the worst yearly decline for stocks since 2008.
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018
Wall Street capped a week of volatile trading Friday with an uneven finish and the market’s first weekly gain since November.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018
Wall Street staged a swift, last-minute turnaround Thursday that rescued stocks from a steep dive and put the market on track to end a topsy-turvy, volatile week with a gain. …
Mon., Dec. 24, 2018
President Donald Trump’s attacks on the Federal Reserve spooked the stock market on Christmas Eve, and efforts by his Treasury secretary to calm investors’ fears only seemed to make matters …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 18, 2018
Here’s a look at how the movements of the stock market and the barometers of the economy might determine the risks of a recession.
Wed., Dec. 12, 2018
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 …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018
Stocks dropped again Tuesday as losses mounted for the world’s largest technology companies. Retailers also fell, and energy companies plunged with oil prices as the market sank back into the …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018
The recent turbulence in the U.S. stock markets is spooking some older workers and retirees, a group that was hit particularly hard during the most recent financial crisis.