Jul 06, 2013 09:30 AM IST
After choppy trading through much of the session, which was marked by light volume, US stocks extended gains in late afternoon, pushing the benchmark S&P 500 index to close above the its 50-day moving average for the first time since June 19.
- Jul 03, 2013 08:37 AM IST
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 42.55 points to close at 14,932.41. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index lost just 0.88 of a point to end at 1,614.08. The Nasdaq Composite Index declined 1.09 points to finish at 3,433.40.
- Jul 02, 2013 08:57 PM IST
A new report released by Dealogic on Tuesday showed that 17,180 global deals were announced in the first half of 2013, the lowest first-half amount since 2004.
- Jul 02, 2013 09:25 AM IST
Positive ISM index and hopes of a better jobs data will keep the market positive for the week, said John Bollinger of Bollinger Capital Management. He told CNBC-TV18 that the market will be expected to continue its rally and end up higher.
- Jul 02, 2013 08:44 AM IST
So far for the year, the Dow has surged more than 14 percent, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq have spiked more than 13 percent each. US treasury prices continued below 2.50 mark.
- Jul 01, 2013 03:56 PM IST
One should locate equity from long-term perspective and should dot it a regular basis, personal finance expert, Gaurav Mashruwala said.
- Jun 29, 2013 09:58 AM IST
The Dow and the S&P 500 fell in Friday's volatile session, ending three straight days of gains. At the closing bell, the Nasdaq had eked out a tiny gain. Stocks opened lower on weakness in technology shares, then fluctuated between steep losses and moderate gains for much of the day.
- Jun 28, 2013 08:06 AM IST
The Dow Jones industrial average closed back above 15,000 for the first time since June 19. The Dow scored its third consecutive day of triple-digit point gains for the first time since October 4-6, 2011.
- Jun 27, 2013 08:50 AM IST
The Dow Jones industrial average rallied 149.83 points to end at 14,910.14. The S&P 500 gained 15.23 points at 1,603.26. The Nasdaq Composite added 28.34 points to finish at 3,376.22.
- Jun 27, 2013 08:00 AM IST
The broad-based advance lifted the S&P 500 above the 1,600 threshold for the first time since last Thursday. Stocks have recently sold off after the Fed said it is moving closer to reducing its monthly bond-buying efforts, but the last two days of buying show some believe the market has overreacted.
- Jun 26, 2013 08:45 AM IST
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 100.75 points or 0.69 percent, to close at 14,760.31, the S&P 500 gained 14.94 points to 1,588.03 and the Nasdaq Composite added 27.13 points to 3,347.89.
- Jun 26, 2013 08:09 AM IST
The gains, led largely by financial stocks, came even as the latest drop in bond prices indicated higher interest rates. A lightly bid two-year government debt auction disappointed bond traders who were looking for bargain-minded investors to buy Treasuries hard hit in the recent market selloff.
- Jun 25, 2013 08:05 AM IST
The market shed some of the day's losses in the afternoon, but it was the third time in the past four sessions that the S&P 500 dropped more than 1 percent. Volume was again above-average, with 8.33 billion shares traded on US exchanges, a sign that the pullback has not abated yet.
- Jun 22, 2013 02:28 PM IST
Industry experts see worse times for the Indian economy. They expect the Sensex and the Nifty to fall by another 15-20 percent and the rupee may touch 63-65/USD levels.
- Jun 20, 2013 11:07 AM IST
"We in the finance industry are more a bunch of overpaid, underworked people who are all very intellectually superior but have forgotten the original purpose of finance," Samir Arora remarked in an interview to CNBC-TV18.
- Jun 15, 2013 09:52 AM IST
The Fed is unlikely to tip its hand about when it may begin to scale back its bond-buying program, but policymakers still may be inclined to try to tamp down recent volatility in financial markets with some mention of the issue.
- Jun 15, 2013 08:54 AM IST
Uncertainty about the longevity of loose monetary policy around the world has caused volatility to jump lately. Nerves were frayed some more earlier in the week when the Bank of Japan decided to hold policy steady.
- Jun 14, 2013 08:08 AM IST
Despite the rally, the S&P 500 failed to hold significantly above resistance at its 14-day moving average of 1,636.26. Support kicked in earlier in the day after the index traded below its 50-day average and again near 1,600.
- Jun 13, 2013 08:04 AM IST
Traders have kept their focus on the possibility that the Federal Reserve will reduce its monthly bond purchases in coming months, removing one of the pillars of the U.S. stock market's rally this year.
- Jun 12, 2013 09:02 PM IST
The Dow Jones industrial average was up 80.17 points, or 0.53 percent, at 15,202.19. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index was up 8.74 points, or 0.54 percent, at 1,634.87. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 20.80 points, or 0.61 percent, at 3,457.75.
- Jun 12, 2013 08:01 AM IST
Major US indexes fell more than 1 percent after the open but shaved most of the losses by midday, only for the selling to resume towards the session's end. However, overall volume was average.
- Jun 11, 2013 08:16 AM IST
The reaction to rating agency Standard & Poor's revision of the US sovereign credit outlook to stable from negative gave stocks only a short-lived lift. The action put the likelihood of a near-term downgrade of the rating at "less than one in three.
- Jun 08, 2013 08:45 AM IST
All three major US stock indexes rose more than 1 percent for the day, extending gains toward the session's end, with the S&P consumer discretionary and other growth sectors leading the way higher.
- Jun 07, 2013 09:11 AM IST
The Dow Jones added 80 points, to close at 15,040.62, avoiding a three-day losing streak. The CBOE volatility index ended near 17.
- Jun 07, 2013 08:59 AM IST
As part of the changes, Facebook will ask marketers to choose from six or seven, instead of 27, different objectives, such as driving foot traffic to a real-world store or generating "likes" for a company's page. Facebook will then suggest a couple of different ad formats.