Nov 14, 2012 08:10 AM IST
US stocks sold off late in the session on Tuesday, led by a slide in 6Microsoft shares, though retailers were a notable bright spot after Home Depot raised its outlook.
- Nov 13, 2012 08:00 AM IST
US stocks were little changed in a lightly traded session on Monday, with investors limiting bets ahead of what could be a drawn-out battle over the "fiscal cliff."
- Nov 07, 2012 09:42 PM IST
US stocks extended losses, with all three major stock indexes dropping more than 2 percent and the S&P 500 falling below 1,400 for the first time since September 4 on Wednesday, a day after the re-election of President Barack Obama, as comments by European Central Bank President Mario Draghi weighed on sentiment.
- Nov 07, 2012 07:52 AM IST
Wall Street stocks jumped on Tuesday as American voters went to the polls, with the US presidential election keeping trade subdued while the euro held steady despite uncertainty over Greece's next financial aid payment.
- Nov 02, 2012 06:32 AM IST
The S&P 500 scored its best day in seven weeks on Thursday as bullish consumer confidence and private-sector jobs data gave investors reason to cheer following superstorm Sandy's devastating sweep through the US Northeast.
- Oct 27, 2012 09:27 AM IST
Shares on major markets ended little changed on Friday as weak corporate earnings offset better US economic data, though investors remained concerned about slowing global growth.
- Oct 27, 2012 01:46 AM IST
US stocks finished flat on Friday, recovering from moderate declines as bargain hunters lifted Apple off its lows and bought other stocks recently battered by disappointing results.
- Oct 25, 2012 10:42 PM IST
US stocks eked out small gains on Thursday in another uninspiring session on Wall Street, with worries about weak business spending keeping investors wary.
- Oct 24, 2012 08:01 AM IST
US stocks fell on Tuesday, driving the Dow industrials to the biggest drop since June 21, as weak results from index members DuPont and United Technologies showed profit growth is slowing.
- Oct 23, 2012 08:05 AM IST
The Dow industrials and the S&P 500 ended flat on Monday after a late-day bounce, as worries about slower global growth hitting corporate sales were offset by earnings that beat expectations.
- Oct 20, 2012 08:22 AM IST
US stocks suffered their worst day since late June on Friday, after bellwethers General Electric and McDonald's extended a string of disappointing earnings.
- Oct 13, 2012 10:07 AM IST
Stocks wrapped up their worst week in four months, led lower on Friday by financial shares as results from Wells Fargo and JPMorgan ignited concerns about shrinking profit margins for big lenders.
- Oct 11, 2012 08:30 AM IST
It is another down day for global markets, but thankfully Asia is not reacting too badly to all of today. Some of the Asian markets are already in the green though we had more than 100 point cut in the Dow Jones last night.
- Oct 09, 2012 11:30 AM IST
There are three important trend lines on the Dow Jones Industrial Average. These trends lines are most easily seen on a weekly chart. The first is trend line A.
- Oct 02, 2012 07:02 AM IST
Wall Street started a new quarter with a modest rally on Monday, lifted by a surprising expansion in US manufacturing in September.
- Sep 29, 2012 09:41 AM IST
Wall Street closed its best third quarter since 2010 after a wave of central bank actions sparked a dramatic reversal in equity markets, but signs of weakness in the economy drove stocks lower on Friday.
- Sep 28, 2012 09:10 AM IST
September is usually the worst month for stocks. But this year, it's actually been good for the market.
- Sep 27, 2012 09:20 AM IST
Renewed jitters over Europe, growing fears about China and the US's precarious fiscal situation all bode poorly for the recent stock rally, which could correct as much as 25 percent in the coming months, an investment manager said Wednesday.
- Sep 26, 2012 08:00 AM IST
The S&P 500 suffered its worst day since June on Tuesday, pulled lower by Caterpillar Inc after it cut its profit outlook, the latest high-profile company to warn about profit growth.
- Sep 22, 2012 06:42 AM IST
US stocks could struggle to stay close to nearly five-year highs next week as worries mount about third-quarter earnings and the market appears primed for a pullback from recent stimulus-driven gains.
- Sep 22, 2012 06:16 AM IST
US stocks and the euro ended a week of slight moves with limited action on Friday, as a late-day sell-off on Wall Street indicated continued concerns about the economy's growth prospects and Europe's debt crisis.
- Sep 19, 2012 07:57 AM IST
US stocks ended flat to slightly lower on Tuesday after bellwether FedEx (FDX.N) cut its profit forecast and investors pulled back after last week's rally on central bank stimulus.
- Aug 31, 2012 06:42 AM IST
Asian shares fell on Friday as investors cooled expectations that US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will offer any signal of a further monetary stimulus when he speaks at an annual Jackson Hole meeting of central bankers later in the day.
- Aug 27, 2012 08:20 AM IST
At 8:15 hours IST: Asian markets were trading marginally lower, even after the US markets gained on hopes of stimulus from Federal Reserve. China's Shanghai Composite fell 23.32 points or 1.11% to 2,068.78.
- Aug 25, 2012 06:16 AM IST
A six-week string of gains in the S&P 500 ended on Friday amid shifting expectations for central bank stimulus. Next week could bring clarity on that issue, and that could determine whether the recent rally that took the index to four-year highs will persist.