ARTICLES RELATING TO WALL STREET

US stocks gain on ECB stimulus, pharma deal

2015-03-06 07:50

US stocks have snapped a two-day losing streak, finishing higher on news of European monetary stimulus and a $21bn pharmaceutical merger.

Wall St to open slightly higher after 2-day fall

2015-03-05 16:36

US stocks have been set to open modestly higher, after higher-than-expected initial jobless claims figures and ahead of a report on factory orders.

US stocks slip for 2nd day after record run

2015-03-04 17:21

US stocks have opened lower for a second day after the run that saw new Dow and S&P records and a 15-year high for the Nasdaq.

US stocks retreat, Best Buy lifts dividend

2015-03-03 17:02

Wall Street stocks have retreated a day after the Nasdaq topped 5 000 for the first time in 15 years, as electronics retailer Best Buy announced big shareholder payouts.

US stocks rise on merger news

2015-03-02 17:55

Wall Street stocks have risen following a stream of merger announcements, including a $16.7bn acquisition in the semiconductor sector.

US futures flat ahead of data flurry

2015-02-26 15:09

US stock index futures have been little changed ahead of a flurry of economic data, while the Nasdaq snapped a 10-session winning streak.

Dow, S&P 500 hit records after Fed testimony

2015-02-25 07:36

The Dow and S&P 500 have bolted to fresh records after Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen pledged a cautious approach to raising interest rates.

US stocks dip ahead of Yellen hearing

2015-02-23 17:40

US stock has retreated from record highs in early trade ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's update of US monetary policy in Congress.

Dow, S&P hit records on Greece bailout extension

2015-02-23 07:46

The Dow and S&P 500 have bolted to fresh records after eurozone ministers agreed to extend Greece's bailout by four months.

Dow falls but Nasdaq edges closer to 5 000

2015-02-20 07:31

A disappointing forecast from Walmart and weakness in oil stocks have pushed the Dow lower, while the Nasdaq edged closer to 5 000.

 

US stocks rise after $21bn AbbVie deal

2015-03-05 18:55

US stocks have traded higher ending a two-day downturn, with AbbVie's $21bn takeover of cancer drug developer Pharmacyclics giving a charge to trade.

US stocks continue slide after record run

2015-03-05 06:00

US stocks have fallen for a second day after a run that saw new Dow and S&P records and a 15-year high for the Nasdaq.

US stocks retreat from records

2015-03-04 07:14

Wall Street stocks have retreated from record peaks, losing ground after lacklustre US auto sales.

Nasdaq closes over 5 000 for 1st time in 15 years

2015-03-03 07:23

The Nasdaq has finished above 5 000 for the first time in 15 years, capping a long-running recovery in the exchange after the dot-com bubble burst in 2000.

Nasdaq nears 5 000 as oil weakness weighs

2015-02-27 07:51

The Nasdaq has powered closer to 5 000 points while weakness in oil-linked equities kept the Dow and S&P 500 in the red.

US stocks little changed following mixed earnings

2015-02-26 08:01

Wall Street stocks have finished little changed following mixed corporate earnings and a second day of testimony from Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen.

US stocks pause ahead of Fed testimony

2015-02-24 07:29

US stocks have finished little changed following lacklustre housing data on the eve of congressional testimony by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen.

Wall St poised to slip at open on S&P record

2015-02-23 15:50

US stocks have been poised to open modestly lower, after the Dow and S&P closed at records on the heels of an agreement by eurozone finance ministers.

US futures little changed, S&P set for flat week

2015-02-20 15:01

US stock index futures have been little changed, suggesting major indices would end a quiet week with another day of slight moves.

US futures flat, but crude oil sharply lower

2015-02-19 15:48

US stock index futures have been little changed as investors looked ahead to data on the labour market and continued to digest comments by Federal Reserve officials.

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