US stocks open lower

2016-04-29 16:10

US stocks have opened in the red, extending the previous day's sharp losses despite better-than-expected quarterly earnings from ExxonMobil and Amazon.

US stocks retreat as earnings reports loom

2016-04-25 16:27

US stocks have slipped, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index continuing to retreat from a four-month high, before central bank meetings this week.

US stocks open higher despite Goldman disappointments

2016-04-19 16:06

US stocks have managed gains in opening trade despite significant first-quarter earnings disappointments from Goldman Sachs and IBM.

Dow ends above 18 000 as market shrugs off Doha

2016-04-19 07:33

The Dow has finished above 18 000 for the first time in nine months as stocks shrugged off the failure of key oil producers to strike a deal to strengthen prices.

US stocks rise on improved China trade data

2016-04-13 15:52

US stocks have opened higher, joining a rally on European and Asian markets after China's improved trade data buoyed sentiment.

US stocks rise ahead of earnings

2016-04-11 16:30

Wall Street stocks have risen ahead of a heavy week for earnings reports highlighted by results from JPMorgan Chase and other large banks.

US stocks gain on jobs data, dovish Fed

2016-03-31 07:41

US stocks have scored solid gains for the second straight session on good private-sector hiring figures and continued momentum from dovish Fed commentary.

US stocks declines as S&P 500’s rebound loses steam

2016-03-24 16:09

US stocks have fallen as commodity shares shadowed a slide in oil, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index on track to halt a streak of five weekly gains.

US stocks run on Fed; S&P 500 positive for 2016

2016-03-20 16:01

Wall Street stocks have climbed for a third straight session in the wake of the Federal Reserve's lowered path for future interest rate increases.

US stocks rise as Fed gives cautious outlook

2016-03-17 07:43

Wall Street stocks have climbed after the US Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged and offered an outlook that was less bullish than many expected.


US stocks drop on weak first quarter growth

2016-04-28 16:11

Wall Street stocks have dropped after the US Commerce Department estimated first-quarter economic growth at a feeble 0.5%.

US stocks flat amid earnings deluge

2016-04-21 15:56

Wall Street stocks have opened little-changed following a plethora of earnings reports as the European Central Bank kept interest rates steady.

Wall St: Clients doubt US stock market rally

2016-04-19 15:31

New research underscores the degree to which the banks' biggest clients remain hesitant to believe that the recent rally in US stocks will continue.

US stocks flat as bank shares cool off

2016-04-14 16:03

US stocks have opened little changed as oil prices edged higher and banking shares cooled off following lower earnings from Bank of America and Wells Fargo.

US stocks little changed as IMF cuts outlook

2016-04-12 15:53

Wall Street stocks have opened little changed as the IMF trimmed its forecast for global growth and the market prepared for a trove of earnings from big US banks.

Higher oil prices lift European, US stocks

2016-04-11 07:45

Stock markets have rebounded in Europe and on Wall Street behind higher oil prices, although fears about the upcoming earnings period cut into the gains in the US.

US stocks retreat while investors await Yellen

2016-03-29 16:09

US stocks have fallen with oil as investors awaited a speech from Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen for clues on the economy and direction of monetary policy.

Nike tumbles as US stocks retreat

2016-03-23 20:10

Shares of Nike have slumped on disappointing sales due in part to the strong dollar as US stocks fell modestly in early trade.

US stocks gain riding Fed-spurred rally

2016-03-18 16:25

US stocks have rallied into a third day, sparked by the Federal Reserve's unexpectedly dovish interest rate policy.

US stocks mostly down ahead of Fed; pharma shares flop

2016-03-16 07:40

Pharmaceutical shares retreated, with generics giant Valeant slumping more than 50% following a dismal earnings report as US stocks overall finished mostly lower.

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