Sep 20, 2021 10:59 PM IST
In a month known for rocky trading, concerns about the US debt limit is harming sentiment. The Republican opposition refuses to raise the cap despite warnings from the White House of an economic catastrophe in the event of an unheard-of US debt default.
- May 10, 2021 08:10 PM IST
The materials sector added 1.3% to hit an all-time high, while the energy index jumped to a more than one-year peak after a cyber attack on top U.S. pipeline operator Colonial Pipeline shuttered a fuel network that transports nearly half of the East Coast's supplies, lifting oil prices.
- Sep 12, 2020 10:21 AM IST
Investors are also hoping to learn more about the US Fed’s strategic decision to allow periods of higher inflation as it puts more emphasis on bolstering the labour market.
- Sep 12, 2020 10:15 AM IST
The tech sector posted its fifth decline in six days and biggest weekly percentage decline since March as investors sold companies such as Apple that have spearheaded the dramatic rally from coronavirus-driven lows in March.
- Jul 23, 2020 09:42 AM IST
Investing in foreign markets is also an opportunity to diversify portfolios
- May 20, 2020 03:24 PM IST
Among the markets analysed, German benchmark DAX rose the most.
- May 19, 2020 09:36 AM IST
The number of stocks trading above their 200-day moving average has climbed supported by "cyclical stocks" like small-caps, which is a telling sign that a recovery may be underway, said Mike Wilson of Morgan Stanley wrote in a note.
- May 05, 2020 12:30 PM IST
Latour takes over the helm following the departure of William Lewis effective May 15, the Wall Street Journal owner said.
- Apr 29, 2020 11:24 AM IST
Wilson, however, advised investors to stay away from the energy sector.
- Apr 09, 2020 07:47 AM IST
Lewis will continue to work with his team through the COVID-19 crisis for the next month, while a successor will be announced in the coming weeks, the Wall Street Journal owner said.
- Apr 02, 2020 08:28 AM IST
- Dec 12, 2019 10:20 PM IST
The movement was seen after US President Donald Trump tweeted that a trade deal with China was "very close".
- Sep 10, 2019 08:18 AM IST
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 38.05 points, or 0.14%, to 26,835.51, the S&P 500 lost 0.28 point, or 0.01%, to 2,978.43 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 15.64 points, or 0.19%, to 8,087.44.
- Apr 27, 2019 08:18 AM IST
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 81.25 points, or 0.31 percent, to 26,543.33, the S&P 500 gained 13.71 points, or 0.47 percent, to 2,939.88 and the Nasdaq Composite added 27.72 points, or 0.34 percent, to 8,146.40.
- Apr 25, 2019 07:48 AM IST
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 59.34 points, or 0.22 percent, to 26,597.05, the S&P 500 lost 6.43 points, or 0.22 percent, to 2,927.25 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 18.81 points, or 0.23 percent, to 8,102.02.
- Apr 17, 2019 10:09 AM IST
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 67.89 points, or 0.26 percent, to 26,452.66, the S&P 500 gained 1.48 points, or 0.05 percent, to 2,907.06 and the Nasdaq Composite added 24.21 points, or 0.3 percent, to 8,000.23.
- Mar 21, 2019 07:15 AM IST
While all three major US stock indexes briefly reversed earlier losses following the Fed statement, only the Nasdaq ended the session in positive territory.
- Jan 19, 2019 08:43 AM IST
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 336.25 points, or 1.38 percent, to 24,706.35, the S&P 500 gained 34.75 points, or 1.32 percent, to 2,670.71 and the Nasdaq Composite added 72.77 points, or 1.03 percent, to 7,157.23.
- Jan 04, 2019 04:30 PM IST
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- Dec 28, 2018 07:46 AM IST
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 260.37 points, or 1.14 percent, to 23,138.82, the S&P 500 gained 21.13 points, or 0.86 percent, to 2,488.83 and the Nasdaq Composite added 25.14 points, or 0.38 percent, to 6,579.49.
- Dec 27, 2018 07:46 AM IST
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1,086.25 points, or 4.98 percent, to 22,878.45, the S&P 500 gained 116.6 points, or 4.96 percent, to 2,467.7, and the Nasdaq Composite added 361.44 points, or 5.84 percent, to 6,554.36.
- Dec 08, 2018 08:43 AM IST
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 558.72 points, or 2.24 percent, to 24,388.95, the S&P 500 lost 62.87 points, or 2.33 percent, to 2,633.08 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 219.01 points, or 3.05 percent, to 6,969.25.
- Nov 22, 2018 07:49 AM IST
The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended flat at 24,464.69, the S&P 500 gained 8.04 points, or 0.30 percent, to 2,649.93 and the Nasdaq Composite added 63.43 points, or 0.92 percent, to 6,972.25.
- Apr 11, 2018 08:35 AM IST
Crude prices rose more than 3 percent, breaking above USD 65 per barrel. Oil's strong gains boosted energy stocks. The Energy Select Sector SPDR fund (XLE) surged 3.3 percent and posted its best day since Nov. 30, 2016.
- Mar 10, 2018 10:39 AM IST
Inflationary fears dissipated on Friday after US Labor Department data showed nonfarm payrolls jumped by 313,000 jobs last month, while average hourly earnings rose only 0.1 percent compared with a 0.3 percent rise in January.