Wall Street rallies, 'political intrigue' boosts euro stocks

2016-11-22 07:37

Wall Street has hit a trifecta of record finishes on all the major stocks indices while the weekend's fast-paced "political intrigue" in Europe sent equities there higher as well.

US stocks slip but Microsoft surges 5%

2016-10-21 16:01

US stocks have opened slightly lower Friday, but both Microsoft and McDonald's shares surged on solid earnings reports.

US banks boost Wall Street

2016-10-16 12:42

US stocks have opened higher as a trio of leading banks beat analyst third quarter earnings forecasts despite the tough low interest rate environment.

US stocks tumble on weak Alcoa earnings, lower oil

2016-10-12 07:28

US stocks have tumbled as disappointing Alcoa results sharpened concerns about the just-underway third-quarter earnings season.

US stocks rebound as crude-oil rally spurs advance

2016-10-05 16:13

US stocks have risen as a rally in crude oil boosted energy producers, overshadowing concerns that central banks could begin to tighten monetary policy.

US stocks open news-rich week on down note

2016-10-03 16:27

Wall Street stocks have opened lower at the start of a news-rich week that includes the September US jobs report and the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund.

US stocks fluctuate amid data, Fed officials’ remarks

2016-09-29 16:16

US stocks have fluctuated amid data that indicated growth remains slow but steady, while remarks from policy makers signaled a possible rate hike.

Nasdaq hits fresh record as Fed effect boosts US stocks

2016-09-23 07:41

The Nasdaq has surged to its second straight record as US stocks again posted strong gains following the Federal Reserve's decision to keep interest rates low.

US stocks open lower as oil equities retreat

2016-09-16 16:09

Wall Street stocks have opened lower as petroleum-linked equities tumbled on a retreat in oil prices.

US stocks fall as oil producers tumble

2016-09-13 16:15

Wall Street stocks have opened lower as petroleum-linked equities took a hit due to a drop in oil prices.


US stocks little changed on mixed earnings

2016-10-25 16:30

US stocks have been little changed as traders assessed earnings and a measure of consumer confidence declined.

US stocks little changed, oil shares gain

2016-10-19 16:17

Petroleum-linked equities have risen with oil prices in opening trading as US stocks were little changed following mixed earnings reports.

US stocks steady as Fed minutes support Dec hike

2016-10-13 07:06

Wall Street markets have been steady as minutes to the Federal Reserve's last meeting supported a December rate hike.

US stocks flat ahead of jobs report

2016-10-07 08:00

US stocks have treaded water ahead of a key US jobs report, while Twitter plunged on reports of fading interest from buyers and Wal-Mart stumbled on a weak forecast.

US stocks edge up as IMF confirms global growth forecast

2016-10-04 16:04

Wall Street stocks have opened modestly higher as the International Monetary Fund kept its 2017 forecast unchanged.

US stocks rise as Deutsche Bank rallies

2016-09-30 16:12

Wall Street stocks have opened higher, with US shares of Deutsche Bank recovering from a sharp fall prompted by worries about its capital position.

US stocks edge higher helped by energy shares

2016-09-28 16:12

US stocks have opened modestly higher, helped by a rebound in oil shares, but sports gear giant Nike sank after sales data pointed to a weaker coming quarter.

US stocks rise ahead of Fed meeting

2016-09-20 16:03

Wall Street stocks have opened higher shortly before the start of a two-day Fed Reserve meeting that will give an outlook on the likelihood of a rate hike.

US stocks up as Apple gains on strong iPhone sales

2016-09-15 16:22

US stocks have risen, helped by Apple's jump on reports that its newest iPhones have sold out in some places even before they arrive at stores.

Wall Street opens lower as Fed member backs rate hike

2016-09-09 16:07

Wall Street stocks have opened slightly lower after a US Fed Reserve policymaker added to signs the central bank is likely to raise interest rates later this year.

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