Aug 27, 2014 at 07:47 | Source: Reuters
Energy shares, which closely track the pace of growth, led the day's gain. The S&P energy index rose 0.5 percent and ranked as the best performer of the 10 major S&P sectors.
Aug 18, 2014 at 10:13 | Source: CNBC-TV18
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Aug 13, 2014 at 07:44 | Source: Reuters
The S&P 500 energy sector index ended down 0.7 percent in sync with the drop in oil prices. Southwestern Energy Co shares fell 2.8 percent to USD 38.21, while Consol Energy Inc shares ended down 2.4 percent at USD 39.49.
Aug 09, 2014 at 09:44 | Source: Reuters
The S&P 500 utility sector, whose dividend yield at 3.9 percent is more than 100 basis points above the 10-year Treasury yield, led the S&P 500's advance on Friday after concern about the launch of US air strikes on Iraq drove the benchmark bond yield to 14-month lows.
Aug 07, 2014 at 07:55 | Source: Reuters
The S&P 500 telecom services sector slipped 1.3 percent and was the worst-performing industry, with AT&T and Verizon down on news that Sprint, facing regulatory resistance, gave up its bid for T-Mobile.
Aug 06, 2014 at 07:55 | Source: Reuters
Geopolitical concerns overshadowed upbeat U.S. economic data which included a spike in service-sector activity to a nine-year peak and a surprisingly large increase in factory orders.
Aug 05, 2014 at 07:51 | Source: Reuters
Gains were partly offset by the S&P utilities sector index, which ended the day down 0.59 percent. It was the worst performer of the S&P's 10 sectors.
Jul 31, 2014 at 08:49 | Source: CNBC-TV18
According to the Fed inflation has moved closer to Fed's longer-run objective and the labour market improved and unemployment rate declined.
Jul 28, 2014 at 11:07 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The banks Q1FY15 net profit shot up 8.74 times to Rs 191.6 crore from Rs 21.9 crore in the same quarter last fiscal on strong net interest income and lower provisions.
Jul 28, 2014 at 08:08 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
US markets declined amidst earnings disappointment. The Dow Jones went home with triple digit losses. The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq close down half a percent. Europe too closed lower. However, Asia is positive in morning trade.