Mar 08, 2014 at 09:42 | Source: Reuters
The S&P 500 had climbed to an intraday record of 1,883.57 shortly after the opening bell, lifted by the Labor Department's report showing that US employers added 175,000 jobs to their payrolls in February.
Mar 07, 2014 at 07:48 | Source: Reuters
Weekly applications for US unemployment insurance fell to 323,000, the lowest in three months, a sign of strength in a labor market that has been hobbled by severe weather. New orders for US factory goods, however, fell more than expected in January and shipments also slipped, adding to signs of a recent slowdown in manufacturing activity.
Mar 06, 2014 at 07:55 | Source: Reuters
The tech-heavy Nasdaq index closed slightly higher, outperforming the broader market. Facebook shares climbed to an all-time high of USD 71.97. The stock closed up 4 percent at USD 71.57.
Mar 05, 2014 at 08:08 | Source: Reuters
The S&P 500 ended at a record high for the second time since Friday, when the broad index finished February with a milestone. In Tuesday's session, industrials and financials ranked among the biggest gainers. The benchmark index is up 1.4 percent for the year.
Mar 05, 2014 at 08:05 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
What is likely to aid traders sentiment at Dalal Street is the positivity seen in global markets. Wall Street rallied on Tuesday as concerns over the Ukraine ebbed. Both Dow and S&P 500 bounced back after their worst hit in a month. The CBOE VIX plunged 11 percent.
Mar 04, 2014 at 09:20 | Source: CNBC-TV18
According to Louise Yamada of LY Technical the long term trend for both the Dow and S&P 500 remains positive.
Mar 04, 2014 at 07:49 | Source: Reuters
The S&P 500 found some support when it fell to 1,840, but broke below it after the first attempt. The S&P 500 extended losses in early afternoon trading and then recovered slightly to close above the support level.
Mar 01, 2014 at 11:31 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Voltas has informed that the company has on February 28, 2014 executed a Joint Venture Agreement with Dow Chemical Pacific (Singapore) for establishing a joint venture company, to tap the growing water and waste water treatment market in the country.
Mar 01, 2014 at 07:49 | Source: Reuters
All three major indexes closed out the month with strong gains, however. The Dow scored its best monthly percentage gain since January 2013, while the S&P 500 had its best month since October.
Feb 28, 2014 at 07:53 | Source: Reuters
The S&P 500 gained 9.13 points or 0.49 percent, to finish at 1,854.29, surpassing its previous record closing high set on January 15.