European stocks close mostly higher

2015-02-27 19:08

Europe's main stock markets have finished the week mostly higher with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index hitting an intra-day record high.

European stocks higher, FTSE, DAX hit record closes

2015-02-26 19:56

Europe's main stock markets finished up on Thursday with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index and Frankfurt's DAX 30 index hitting record high closing levels.

US stocks dip on mixed data

2015-02-26 16:58

Wall Street stocks have dipped in opening trade following mixed US economic data.

European stocks finish mostly higher

2015-02-20 19:29

Europe's main stock markets have closed mostly higher with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index up 0.38% to 6 915.20 points.

Europe stock rally halted, Greek proposal rejected

2015-02-19 19:09

Europe's stock rally has lost steam, with a benchmark index retreating from a seven-year high, after Germany rejected a new proposal from Athens for a bailout extension.

Futures point to quiet open with S&P at record

2015-02-18 17:28

US stock index futures point to a very slightly lower open, a day after the S&P 500 ended above 2 100 for the first time, as investors waited to see if a Greek debt deal would be reached.

European shares fall after Greek talks collapse

2015-02-17 10:37

European shares have fallen after talks between Greece and eurozone finance ministers over the country's rescue package have broken down.

Futures rise after report of Greek debt extension

2015-02-10 15:14

US stocks have climbed after two straight declining sessions, with index futures jumping after a report of a proposal for a 6-month debt extension for Greece.

Wall St climbs with oil after claims data

2015-02-05 17:35

US stocks have advanced, bouncing back from a late selloff in the prior session thanks to higher oil prices, an upbeat report on the labor market, and Pfizer acquisition.

US stocks open higher on optimism over Greece

2015-02-03 17:00

Wall Street stocks have opened higher, following European equities upward on optimism for a deal to renegotiate Greece's debt.


Wall Street little changed after GDP data

2015-02-27 17:29

US stocks have held near the unchanged mark, following data on economic growth and ahead of a report on consumer sentiment.

European stocks mostly higher

2015-02-26 17:39

European stock markets have mostly risen, with the UK banking sector in focus after RBS posted fresh huge losses and Standard Chartered unveiled a boardroom shake-up.

US stocks dip ahead of Yellen hearing

2015-02-23 17:40

US stock has retreated from record highs in early trade ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's update of US monetary policy in Congress.

Dow, S&P 500 dip as market eyes Greece talks

2015-02-20 17:30

The Dow and S&P 500 have opened slightly lower as markets eyed talks between Greece and the eurozone on extending a bailout programme that expires this month.

European shares rise to 7-yr high

2015-02-18 19:58

Expectations that Greece would reach an agreement with its international lenders have driven a pan-European stock index to a seven-year high.

US futures flat, major indexes at records

2015-02-17 15:58

US stock index futures have been little changed, although investors continue to watch the uncertainty over a Greek debt deal and a fragile Ukraine truce.

US stocks mixed ahead of key Greece meeting

2015-02-11 17:54

Wall Street stocks are mixed as investors await the outcome of a key eurozone meeting at which finance ministers will consider Greece's plan to avoid a debt default.

US stocks higher after strong January jobs data

2015-02-06 17:47

Wall Street stocks have moved mostly higher after the January US employment report showed strong job and wage gains.

European stocks rally on Greek hopes

2015-02-03 20:02

Europe's main stock markets have rallied, recording a second day of gains on hopes of a deal being struck on the renegotiation of Greece's debt.

US stocks fall on weak China data

2015-02-02 18:06

Wall Street stocks have dropped in early trade following a weak report on Chinese manufacturing ahead of a busy week of US data.

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