May 03, 2013 08:19 AM IST
US stocks closed about 1 percent higher on Thursday, led by tech shares, after weekly jobless claims figures pointed to improving labor market conditions a day before the closely watched monthly payroll report.
- May 02, 2013 09:01 AM IST
The US markets kicked off May on a weak note, with major indices dropping nearly 1 percent across the board, as a batch of weaker-than-expected economic data overshadowed the Federal Reserve's plan to maintain its stimulus program. The CBOE volatility index jumped above 14.
- Apr 29, 2013 09:09 AM IST
The US equity markets, stocks finished mixed amidst lackluster trading on Friday. The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq snapped their five-day winning streak, after weaker-than-expected economic reports discouraged buying.
- Apr 24, 2013 09:32 AM IST
US stocks climbed on Tuesday in a broad rally, recovering from sharp declines sparked by a "bogus" Associated Press tweet about explosions at the White House.
- Apr 23, 2013 12:45 PM IST
Regan Homavazir, associate VP-Technical Research, Darashaw sees 6,000 as a key resistance for the Nifty going forward.
- Apr 19, 2013 09:25 AM IST
US stocks fell on Thursday and the S&P 500 closed below a key technical level after disappointing forecasts from eBay and other companies, casting doubt on the market's recent strength.
- Apr 18, 2013 08:16 AM IST
US stocks fell in a broad market selloff Wednesday, led by a sharp drop in Apple shares on worries about slowing demand for its products and weaker-than-expected results from Bank of America that battered the financial sector.
- Apr 17, 2013 07:41 PM IST
US stocks fell at the open on Wednesday after several disappointing earnings reports and another drop in commodity prices.
- Apr 17, 2013 08:53 AM IST
US equity markets recovered from worst 1-day drop in 2013 on Tuesday while CBOE VIX fell by 19.1 percent to 13.96.
- Apr 16, 2013 09:12 AM IST
The US equity markets saw a worst one-day drop in 2013 on Monday, impacted by economic data from China and US housing & manufacturing data. CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) surged by 43 percent to end above 17.
- Apr 15, 2013 04:21 PM IST
US indices which have continued to gain since the beginning of the year are likely to see some profit booking by investors.
- Apr 13, 2013 10:00 AM IST
Stocks closed slightly lower on Friday, retreating from the previous session's record highs on a drop in financial shares, but major indexes had the biggest weekly gains since the first week of the year.
- Apr 11, 2013 05:56 AM IST
Wall Street's record closing overnight and growing optimism about the Chinese economy underpinned Asian shares on Thursday while the Bank of Japan's bold monetary stimulus kept the yen pinned near fresh lows against major currencies.
- Mar 28, 2013 09:47 PM IST
US stocks edged higher on Thursday, with the S&P 500 rising just above its record closing high, which has acted as a significant resistance point in recent weeks.
- Mar 28, 2013 09:50 AM IST
The US equity markets recovered from day's lows to end mixed on Wednesday, but investors were still worried about the chance of a run on Cypriot banks and its possible implications for other euro-zone lenders.
- Mar 25, 2013 07:52 AM IST
The US equity markets closed higher on Friday, helped by easing worries over Cyprus and upbeat earnings reports. Asian markets gained except Shanghai on Monday.
- Mar 18, 2013 07:54 AM IST
The S&P 500 Index failed to break out into new high on Friday while the Dow Jones snapped 10-day winning streak. In morning on Monday, Asian markets were trading lower on Eurozone concerns.
- Mar 16, 2013 10:29 AM IST
Wall Street stocks fell on Friday as a drop in JPMorgan Chase led to the end of Dow Jones industrial average's 10-day rally, while the dollar retreated from a seven-month high despite more signs the US economy is strengthening.
- Mar 16, 2013 10:04 AM IST
Major US stock indexes have never been higher - and yet that's hardly scaring people.
- Mar 15, 2013 09:32 AM IST
The US equity markets ended session at the day's high on Thursday. The Dow Jones gained for the 10th consecutive session while the S&P 500 Index was two points away from all-time closing high.
- Mar 14, 2013 09:26 PM IST
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits dropped for a third straight week last week, the latest indication the labor market recovery was gaining traction.
- Mar 14, 2013 07:12 PM IST
Wall Street opened higher on Thursday as the Dow attempted to extend its recent winning streak to 10 days after data showed the labor market recovery was gaining traction.
- Mar 14, 2013 08:29 AM IST
The US equity markets closed marginally higher on the back of better-than-expected retail sales data while European markets finished mixed.
- Mar 13, 2013 03:12 PM IST
The euro gained against the dollar while German bond prices held steady on Wednesday ahead of Italy's first debt sale since its credit rating was cut due to political uncertainty.
- Mar 13, 2013 07:46 AM IST
The consolidation continued in global markets on Tuesday. The Dow Jones industrial average hit another record, rising just 2.77 points, or 0.02 percent, to close at 14,450.06.