US stocks ignore valuation worries

2015-05-23 11:57

Wall Street stocks moved mostly higher this week despite mixed earnings from big retailers and caution about swelling equity valuations.

US stocks edge lower; CVS buys Omnicare

2015-05-21 16:28

Wall Street stocks have edged lower in opening trade following news that CVS Health would acquire senior pharmacy services company Omnicare for $12.7bn.

US stocks slip as Walmart earnings disappoint

2015-05-19 17:17

Wall Street stocks have eased off of record highs in opening trade, as strong US housing data was offset by disappointing Walmart earnings.

US stocks edge up on pharma, apparel deals

2015-05-18 16:45

Wall Street stocks have edged higher in trade following news of another substantial pharmaceutical takeover and a merger in women's apparel.

S&P 500 closes at new record high

2015-05-15 06:54

The S&P 500 has bolted to a fresh record high close, led by strong gains in Apple, Facebook and other technology stocks.

US stocks flat as retail equities drop

2015-05-14 07:45

Wall Street stocks have finished little changed in choppy trade following a lackluster US retail sales report and disappointing earnings from Macy's.

US stocks fall as market eyes Greece talks

2015-05-12 07:34

US stocks have finished lower, snapping a two-day surge in equities as investors eyed tough negotiations between Greece and international creditors.

US stocks dip ahead of jobs report

2015-05-07 15:59

Wall Street stocks have dipped in opening trade as the market looked ahead to the April US jobs report.

US stocks rise on big biopharma merger

2015-05-06 16:01

US stocks have opened higher as news of a large biopharmaceutical merger offset lackluster data on private-sector hiring.

US stocks extend gains on higher factory orders

2015-05-05 07:22

Wall Street stocks have risen as news of the first rise in US factory orders in eight months helped sustain positive momentum from last week's rally.


S&P 500 at record on Best Buy earnings, CVS deal

2015-05-22 07:43

The S&P 500 has finished at a new record following strong earnings from Best Buy and news that CVS Health would buy senior pharmacy services firm Omnicare for $12.7bn.

S&P 500 breaks streak; Dow at record

2015-05-20 07:47

Wall Street stocks have finished mixed in a choppy session following disappointing Walmart earnings and a pullback in many petroleum stocks.

Dow, S&P 500 close at record highs

2015-05-19 07:47

The Dow and S&P 500 closed at fresh highs, following acquisitions in the pharmaceutical and apparel sectors and a rise in Dow member Apple.

US stocks rise as S&P 500 seeks to extend record

2015-05-15 16:15

US stocks have opened higher with the S&P 500 looking to lift further a day after notching a new all-time high.

US stocks open solidly higher

2015-05-14 16:10

Wall Street stocks have opened solidly following a mixed batch of US economic data and corporate earnings.

US stocks end lower amid bond market volatility

2015-05-13 07:17

Wall Street stocks have finished lower as worries over higher US Treasury bond yields offset Verizon's $4.4bn takeover of AOL.

US stocks rally; Alibaba +7.5%

2015-05-08 07:17

US stocks have pushed higher as oil prices cooled and Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba soared on strong sales.

US stocks drop on jobs data, Yellen's warning on values

2015-05-07 07:49

Wall Street stocks have dropped for a second straight session following disappointing jobs data and a warning from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on high equity valuations.

US stocks tumble on oil prices, Greece doubts

2015-05-06 07:29

US stocks have tumbled on worries about higher oil prices and a spike in tensions over the Greek debt crisis.

US stocks fall on poor 1Q growth

2015-04-30 07:52

Wall Street stocks have finished lower on news the US economy grew just 0.2% in the first quarter.

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