US stocks surge on China stimulus

25 minutes ago

US stocks have gained sharply on the latest Chinese stimulus measures and some prominent earnings that bested forecasts.

US stocks join European dive on Greece fears

2015-04-17 16:30

US stocks have dived in early trade, following a sell-off in European equities as worries about Greece's talks with creditors hung over markets.

US stocks dip on mixed earnings

2015-04-16 16:06

Wall Street stocks have opened lower following mixed earnings and weaker than expected US economic data.

US stocks sag ahead of first-quarter earnings

2015-04-14 07:22

US markets have sagged ahead of the takeoff of first-quarter earnings season, with traders hedging their bets after last week's solid gains.

Wall St to climb at open, buoyed by GE decision

2015-04-10 15:48

US stocks have been poised to edge up at the open as investors lauded GE's decision to divest the bulk of its high-risk GE Capital business.

US stocks rise after huge Shell deal

2015-04-08 16:32

US stocks have opened higher following news of Royal Dutch Shell's $70bn takeover of BG Group as the market awaited the kickoff of earnings season.

Wall Street ends higher as rate hike fears ease

2015-04-07 07:42

US stocks have risen as expectations that the Federal Reserve could hold off longer on raising US interest rates offset concerns over a weak monthly jobs report.

US stocks slide after weak ADP jobs report

2015-04-01 16:23

Wall Street stocks have dropped sharply in early trade following disappointing US hiring figures for March.

US stocks jump on UnitedHealth deal

2015-03-30 16:32

US stocks have jumped in early trade helped by news that Dow member UnitedHealth would pay $12.8bn for rival pharmacy-benefit manager Catamaran.

US stocks end lower as Yemen stokes volatility

2015-03-27 07:49

Wall Street stocks have ended lower in volatile trade spurred by the Yemen crisis.


US stocks jump on China stimulus

2015-04-20 16:09

US stocks have opened with solid gains as the latest Chinese stimulus measure offset concerns about a Greek debt default.

US stocks dip on mixed earnings, Greece woes

2015-04-17 05:57

US stocks have finished barely lower following mixed earnings and lacklustre economic data as worries about Greece's finances returned to the forefront.

US stocks mostly up after mixed earnings

2015-04-15 07:08

Wall Street stocks have finished mostly higher following mixed corporate earnings news and slightly disappointing US retail sales in March.

US stocks open busy week with gains

2015-04-13 15:55

US stocks have edged higher in opening trade as a heavy week of earnings and economic data got underway.

Oil sector leads US stocks higher

2015-04-10 07:26

Big gains in petroleum stocks lifted the US equity market as investors bet on more large energy mergers following Royal Dutch Shell's takeover of BG Group.

US stocks dip on earnings caution

2015-04-08 07:46

US stocks finished modestly lower as cautious sentiment about earnings season offset major deals involving FedEx and Informatica.

GoDaddy races higher in Wall Street debut

2015-04-02 09:45

GoDaddy shares have surged in their Wall Street debut as the market welcomed the company that tries to make website hosting sexy.

US stocks drop as volatility reigns

2015-03-31 15:56

US stocks have dropped in opening trade, giving back some of the prior session gains as volatility in equity markets stays elevated.

US stocks rise

2015-03-27 17:16

Wall Street stocks have risen, shrugging off data showing weaker-than-expected US economic growth as the market sought to snap a four-day losing streak.

US stocks fall on Yemen, valuation worries

2015-03-26 16:38

US stocks have dropped amid worries about the Yemen crisis and the potential overvaluation of some equities, including in the biotech and semiconductor sectors.

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