Jun 03, 2013 09:02 AM IST
The Dow rallied 1.86 percent, the S&P 500 jumped 2.08 percent, and the Nasdaq soared 3.82 percent for the month of May. The CBOE volatility index soared above 16.
- May 30, 2013 04:42 PM IST
Doing the math at the high end of Fink's projections, the Dow Jones industrial average would be at more than 28,000 in 2019.
- May 30, 2013 09:05 AM IST
The Dow Jones industrial average closed at 15,302.8. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index fell 11.7 points to 1,648.36. The Nasdaq Composite Index declined 21.37 points at 3,467.52.
- May 29, 2013 01:35 PM IST
Benchmark oil for July delivery was down 16 cents to USD 94.85 per barrel at midday Bangkok time in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
- May 29, 2013 08:54 AM IST
The Dow Jones industrial average gained 106.29 points, or 0.69 percent, to close at a record high of 15,409.39. Meanwhile, European markets closed near multi-year highs.
- May 27, 2013 01:39 PM IST
The company said the goodwill impairment charge was primarily for its Australia newspapers though it gave no more details. It also said it expected reduced cash flows in the future.
- May 27, 2013 09:05 AM IST
In currencies, the euro fell to USD 1.2924 from USD 1.2934 late Friday in New York. The dollar was at 100.99 yen down from last week's high of more than 103 yen per dollar.
- May 25, 2013 10:19 AM IST
The Dow ended slightly higher, outperforming the broader market, buoyed by a 4 percent gain in Procter & Gamble. A jump in April orders for long-lasting manufactured goods, such as refrigerators and toasters, showed that the US economy may be stronger than some had thought.
- May 22, 2013 08:20 PM IST
The Fed has said it plans to continue its USD 85 billion-a-month in Treasury and mortgage bond purchases until the job market improves substantially.
- May 22, 2013 01:01 PM IST
Since cutting policy interest rates to almost zero in late 2008, the Fed has more than tripled the size of its balance sheet via a campaign of massive bond purchases to hold down long-term borrowing costs and spur corporate hiring.
- May 21, 2013 10:22 AM IST
Nearly four years after the recession, the US economy and job market are far from fully recovered, but they have made steady progress.
- May 17, 2013 10:05 AM IST
Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones industrial average fell 42.47 points, or 0.28 percent, to end unofficially at 15,233.22.
- May 16, 2013 08:50 AM IST
US stocks rose on Wednesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 hitting new all-time highs in a broad market rally as the recent upward momentum persisted.
- May 11, 2013 11:34 AM IST
The Dow and S&P 500 ended at record highs on Friday, and stocks posted a third consecutive week of gains as a rise in Google and other technology shares offset a slide in energy stocks.
- May 11, 2013 10:05 AM IST
Wall St Week Ahead: 'Sell in May and Go Away?' Not This Year. Closing out the second week of May, the Standard & Poor's 500 index is up 2.3 percent for the month. Technical analysts say the next level to watch would be 1,660 on the S&P 500.
- May 10, 2013 01:57 PM IST
After Indian market rallying high in the past couple of trading sessions, Sandeep Singal of Emkay Global feels the midcaps will keep the Nifty in the range of 5900-6100. He feels there are no real triggers that can break the 6100 range of the market.
- May 10, 2013 01:27 PM IST
Dhiren Sarin, Technical Analyst, Barclays says that global market rally may push Nifty to 6350, but gold may not be able to sustain the bounce back from last month's crash.
- May 09, 2013 08:29 PM IST
Mark Priest of ETX Capital believes the S&P and Dow Jones will see more rallies in the days to come.
- May 09, 2013 08:54 AM IST
The US markets finished near session highs across the board, boosted by financials and materials, with the Dow and S&P 500 logged fresh closing highs. The cboe volatility index closed below 13.
- May 08, 2013 08:32 AM IST
In the US, markets finished near their best levels, with the S&P 500 extending its recent rally to a fresh high and the Dow closing above the 15,000 milestone for the first time.
- May 08, 2013 08:07 AM IST
The Dow closed above 15,000 for the first time on Tuesday and the S&P 500 ended at another record high, extending the market's rally as more investors rushed to join the party and German industrial data beat expectations.
- May 07, 2013 09:04 AM IST
The US equity markets finished narrowly mixed as investors hesitated to jump in after the recent rally, but the S&P 500 rose to touch a fresh all-time high. The CBOE volatility index ended below 13.
- May 06, 2013 09:06 AM IST
US stocks closed out the week with a bang, with the S&P 500 finishing above 1,600 and the Dow briefly topping 15,000 for the first time, as Wall Street cheered a better-than-expected April non-farm payrolls report.
- May 03, 2013 09:37 PM IST
The U.S. dollar climbed more than 1.0 percent against the yen and global equity markets surged on Friday, boosted by a U.S. labor report showing stronger-than-expected jobs growth in April.
- May 03, 2013 08:10 PM IST
The S&P 500 and Dow industrials hit intraday record highs on Friday and the benchmark S&P traded above 1,600 after U.S. employment rose more than expected in April.