Nike dividend hike, stock-split lifts US stocks

2015-11-20 18:43

Nike's announcement to hike its dividend and grant other shareholder benefits has helped lift US stocks as Wall Street looks to conclude on a high note.

US shares sag despite huge beer merger

2015-11-11 20:09

Brewer AB InBev's massive $121bn takeover of rival SABMiller and Alibaba's record "Singles Day" sales have failed to hold up US shares in early trade.

Chevron, AB Inbev buoy Wall St on earnings beats

2015-10-30 16:15

Oil giant Chevron and beer titan AB Inbev have buoyed opening trade on Wall Street as they handily beat third quarter earnings forecasts.

US stocks mostly up ahead of Fed statement

2015-10-28 16:00

US stocks have opened mostly higher following strong Apple earnings as investors awaited a Federal Reserve policy statement later in the day.

Wall St lower ahead of Fed meeting, Apple slips

2015-10-26 16:00

US stocks have been lower in early trading ahead of this week's Federal Reserve policy meeting and as Apple shares fell a day before it reports quarterly results.

US stocks rise on talk of more European stimulus

2015-10-22 16:15

US stocks have opened higher, following European equity markets upward after the European Central Bank hinted it may enact additional monetary stimulus in December.

US stocks end lower on mixed earnings

2015-10-22 07:35

Wall Street stocks have finished solidly lower following mixed earnings that included strong results from General Motors and disappointing figures from Yahoo.

US stocks rise on earnings, $19bn SanDisk deal

2015-10-21 16:07

US stocks have opened higher, propelled by solid earnings from Boeing and a $19bn acquisition of computer storage company SanDisk by Western Digital.

Wall St falls after Wal-Mart's weak forecast, Netflix down

2015-10-15 07:41

US stocks have fallen as Wal-Mart Stores skidded after issuing a weak profit forecast and as JPMorgan Chase & Co slipped on disappointing results.

US stocks drop on weak data from China, Germany

2015-10-13 15:49

US stocks have fallen in opening trade, following European markets lower after weak Chinese trade data and a big drop in German investor sentiment.


US stocks hit by broad sell-off

2015-11-13 07:48

Wall Street has been hit by a broad sell-off, dragged lower by downbeat views of the world economy and US rate rise concerns.

Apple hit on sales worries as US shares edge lower

2015-11-10 18:46

Wall Street has extended losses in early trade, with Apple shares pressing lower on a report suggesting iPhone 6s sales are weaker than hoped.

US stocks dip as 3Q growth ebbs

2015-10-29 16:03

Wall Street stocks have opened lower after the Commerce Department reported that third-quarter US economic growth slowed to an annual rate of 1.5%.

US stocks fall on durable goods report, earnings

2015-10-27 16:25

US stocks have opened lower following data showing another fall in durable goods orders and mixed earnings that underscored worries about declining revenue.

US stocks surge on China rate cut, tech earnings

2015-10-23 15:55

US stocks have opened solidly higher after China cut benchmark interest rates and Microsoft and other technology giants reported strong earnings.

US stocks end lower on mixed earnings

2015-10-22 13:02

Wall Street stocks have finished solidly lower after a volatile session following mixed earnings that included strong results from General Motors.

US stocks mixed amid tech deals, Ferrari debut

2015-10-21 16:51

The Dow has clung to a modest gain, but the Nasdaq fell as traders weighed big technology deals, mixed earnings and Ferrari's roaring debut on Wall Street.

US stocks push higher as rate rise expectations ebb

2015-10-15 19:45

US stocks have traded higher, following gains in Asia and Europe, as expectations of a Federal Reserve rate rise recede amid weak economic data.

US stocks mostly lower after tepid retail data

2015-10-14 16:05

Wall Street stocks have opened mostly lower after a lackluster US retail sales report and disappointing earnings from banking giant JPMorgan Chase.

Wall St flat as investors await bank earnings

2015-10-12 16:45

US stocks have been little changed as investors braced for a busy week of quarterly results from major US banks and several Dow 30 companies.

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