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.

Wall St drops as biotechs sink Nasdaq

2015-03-26 07:34

US stocks have fallen as a slump in technology and biotechs sent the Nasdaq to its biggest decline in nearly a year, while the S&P 500 fell through key support levels.

US stocks fall on worries of higher Fed rates

2015-03-25 07:44

Wall Street stocks have finished lower after positive economic data lifted speculation the US Federal Reserve could move more quickly to raise interest rates.

US stocks finish lower as Nasdaq lags

2015-03-24 07:39

US stocks have finished somewhat lower after a quiet day of trade with the Nasdaq lagging the other two indices following last week's surge.

Wall St stock futures rise after pullback

2015-03-20 14:11

US stock index futures have climbed after a pullback as investors were reassured by a reform pledge by Greece to its EU creditors.

US stocks mostly down as dollar gains

2015-03-19 16:20

Wall Street stocks have opened mostly lower as the dollar bounced back after a dovish Federal Reserve policy announcement hit the greenback in the prior session

US stocks drop, oil shares fall

2015-03-18 16:11

US stocks have opened lower with petroleum stocks sagging on weak oil prices as investors looked ahead to the Federal Reserve policy announcement.

Wall St set to open lower as oil drops again

2015-03-13 15:45

US stock index futures have pointed to a modestly lower open as crude oil prices continued to fall, putting the S&P 500 on track for its third weekly decline.


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.

US stocks higher buoyed by Kraft-Heinz merger

2015-03-25 16:10

US stocks have opened higher buoyed by the proposed mega-merger of HJ Heinz and Kraft Foods, creating one of North America's largest food and beverage conglomerates.

US stocks little changed as consumer prices rise

2015-03-24 16:40

Wall Street stocks have opened little changed after data on US consumer prices showed a rise in February for the first time in four months.

Biogen, Nike lift US stocks, Nasdaq above 5 000

2015-03-20 16:55

US stocks have risen in early trade, lifted by a strong Nike earnings report and promising clinical results from Biogen on a medication to treat Alzheimer's Disease.

Dow, S&P 500 fall but Nasdaq up

2015-03-20 07:42

The Dow and S&P 500 have given back some of their gains from the prior session, while the Nasdaq edged up closer to 5 000.

US stocks surge as Fed signals caution on rates

2015-03-19 05:21

Wall Street stocks have surged after the Federal Reserve trimmed its US economic forecast and signaled a cautious approach to raising interest rates.

US stocks surge ahead of Fed meeting

2015-03-17 07:38

US stocks have ploughed highe as the dollar retreated and the market looked ahead to a Federal Reserve policy decision in the next two days.

US stocks rally as dollar dips

2015-03-13 09:15

Wall Street stocks have snapped a two-day losing streak, surging after big US banks cleared Fed Reserve stress tests and the dollar retreated from a 12-year high.

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