US markets open lower as Verizon buys Yahoo web assets

2016-07-25 16:34

US markets have opened slightly lower as investors absorbed word of Verizon Communications's acquisition of the web assets of troubled tech giant Yahoo for $4.83bn.

US stocks retreat after record streak

2016-07-21 16:31

US stocks have retreated after a streak of record-setting sessions in opening trade following surprisingly good earnings results.

US stocks ease lower after record run

2016-07-19 16:11

Wall Street has opened mostly lower with traders catching their breath after a week-long stretch of records for the Dow.

US stocks rise on robust retail sales

2016-07-15 16:09

US stocks have climbed further from record highs following strong June retail sales data that suggested momentum in the economy.

US stocks rise after strong JPMorgan earnings

2016-07-14 16:02

Strong earnings from JPMorgan Chase have boosted US stocks as equity markets shrugged off the Bank of England's decision not to cut interest rates.

Osborne heads to Wall St as disarray roils UK politics

2016-07-11 09:00

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne heads to Wall Street aiming to shore up investor confidence in the UK’s economy and financial markets.

US stocks drop on growth fears

2016-07-06 15:53

US stocks have opened lower, following most international markets downward on worries about global growth and the fallout from the British vote to leave the EU.

US stocks follow European markets higher

2016-06-28 16:17

US stocks have surged higher, rallying with European equity markets following deep losses the last two sessions due to Britain's surprise vote to leave the EU.

US stocks plunge on Brexit; Dow drops 610 points

2016-06-26 13:19

US stocks have dived after Britain's surprise vote to leave the European Union, joining a global equity rout amid rising uncertainty about the future of Europe.

US stocks edge up ahead of Yellen testimony

2016-06-21 15:57

US stocks have opened higher ahead of congressional testimony from Fed Reserve chair Janet Yellen expected to focus on monetary policy.


US stocks open flat as Boeing retreats

2016-07-22 16:29

Wall Street stocks have treaded water as Boeing shares took a hit after the company announced that it would take a $2.1bn charge against second quarter earnings.

US stocks climb amid earnings from Microsoft

2016-07-20 16:02

US stocks have risen, resuming their push to fresh records, as quarterly results from Microsoft and Morgan Stanley spurred optimism.

US stocks flat at start of big earnings week

2016-07-18 16:06

Wall Street stocks have opened little changed as Bank of America kicked off a heavy week of quarterly earnings with better-than-expected results.

Wall St notches up US records as global stocks rally

2016-07-15 07:42

Wall Street has claimed fresh records as global stocks rallied anew, though London shares ended lower after the Bank of England put off an expected rate cut.

US stocks press higher after records

2016-07-13 16:00

US stocks have opened higher, adding to records for the Dow and S&P 500, as global equities advanced in anticipation of more economic stimulus from central banks.

US stocks rise on solid hiring data

2016-07-07 16:02

Wall Street stocks have opened higher after data showed falling weekly unemployment benefits claims and solid-private sector hiring in June.

US stocks rise again as Brexit fears fade

2016-07-01 07:26

US stocks posted gains for the third straight session as worries continued to diminish about the economic hit to the US from the British exit of the European Union.

US stocks still sliding amid Brexit fallout

2016-06-27 16:03

US stocks have tumbled, joining European markets in a two-day rout due to worries about the impact of Britain's vote last week to leave the European Union.

US stocks edge higher as market awaits British vote

2016-06-22 15:55

Wall Street stocks have opened slightly higher in cautious trade ahead of the British vote on whether to exit the European Union.

US stocks bolt higher in Brexit relief rally

2016-06-20 16:16

US stocks have opened sharply higher, joining a global markets rally as investors cheered polls suggesting Britons may choose to remain in the European Union.

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