Apr 14, 2016 11:10 AM IST
Dow Jones industrial average rose 187.03 points, or 1.06 percent, to 17,908.28, the S&P 500 gained 20.7 points, or 1 percent, to 2,082.42 and the Nasdaq Composite added 75.33 points, or 1.55 percent, to 4,947.42.
- Apr 13, 2016 07:58 AM IST
The International Monetary Fund maintained India‘s 2016 growth forecast at 7.5 percent but cut growth estimates for global economy including China. It said India is in a bright spot and will be the fastest growing major economy.
- Apr 09, 2016 08:27 AM IST
Dow Jones industrial average closed up 35 points, or 0.2 percent, to 17,576.96, the S&P 500 gained 5.69 points, or 0.28 percent, to 2,047.6 and the Nasdaq Composite added 2.32 points, or 0.05 percent, to 4,850.69.
- Mar 31, 2016 07:44 AM IST
The Dow Jones industrial average added 0.47 percent at 17,716.66 points and the Nasdaq Composite also added 0.47 percent to 4,869.29.
- Mar 18, 2016 07:55 AM IST
Asian markets were trading mostly higher on strong handover from US and as oil prices climbed. The Shanghai Composite was up 0.68 percent while the Hang Seng was up 0.40 percent. A stronger yen, however, continued to weigh on Japan's shares. The Nikkei 225 was down 1.58 percent.
- Mar 12, 2016 10:34 AM IST
Also supporting gains in stocks was a rise in oil following the International Energy Agency's report that said oil might have bottomed. Baker Hughes data showed U.S. rigs declined by six.
- Mar 10, 2016 07:51 AM IST
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 36.26 points, or 0.21 percent, to 17,000.36, the S&P 500 gained 10 points, or 0.51 percent, to 1,989.26 and the Nasdaq Composite added 25.55 points, or 0.55 percent, to 4,674.38.
- Mar 08, 2016 07:45 AM IST
Asian markets were trading mixed following a mild finish from US equities overnight. Revised government data showed the economy shrank at an annualized 1.1 percent in the final quarter of 2015.
- Feb 27, 2016 08:56 AM IST
Dow Jones industrial average fell 0.34 percent to end at 16,639.97 points. The S&P 500 lost 0.19 percent to finish at 1,948.05 after spending much of the day in positive territory. The Nasdaq Composite added 0.18 percent to 4,590.47.
- Feb 25, 2016 07:46 AM IST
US stocks closed higher as some stabilisation in oil prices offset declines in financials to help stocks recover from an intra-day decline of more than 1.5 percent.
- Feb 18, 2016 07:59 AM IST
US stocks closed more than 1.5 percent higher with their largest three-day gain since late August, helped by some recovery in oil prices and encouraging economic data..The Dow Jones and S&P 500 posted their first three-day win streak of 2016.
- Feb 13, 2016 12:11 PM IST
As US stocks continue to struggle in 2016, equities are showing some signs selling pressure may be reaching an end.
- Feb 13, 2016 09:25 AM IST
Dow Jones industrial average closed up 313.66 points, or 2 percent, to 15,973.84, the S&P 500 had gained 35.7 points, or 1.95 percent, to 1,864.78 and the Nasdaq Composite had added 70.68 points, or 1.66 percent, to 4,337.51.
- Feb 11, 2016 05:58 PM IST
New York's Dow Jones Industrial Average sank overnight as Yellen also appeared to play down the chances of another US interest rate hike any time soon.
- Jan 30, 2016 09:11 AM IST
Dow Jones industrial average ended 2.47 percent higher at 16,466.30 while the S&P 500 gained 46.88 points or 2.48 percent higher to end at 1,940.24.
- Jan 26, 2016 07:38 AM IST
Dow Jones industrial average fell 208.29 points, or 1.29 percent, to 15,885.22, the S&P 500 lost 29.82 points, or 1.56 percent, to 1,877.08 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 72.69 points, or 1.58 percent, to 4,518.49.
- Jan 21, 2016 09:16 PM IST
Supporting gains were morning comments from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi that raised hopes of more stimulus.
- Jan 21, 2016 07:50 AM IST
Asian markets were trading mixed, taking a cue from the late pull back on Wall Street. Nikkei was trading with gains, though the index has lost 10 percent in 2016 and is down 20 percent from its June 2015 highs.
- Jan 20, 2016 09:22 PM IST
US stocks traded more than 2 percent lower Wednesday as further decline in oil prices pressured global equities.
- Jan 18, 2016 07:52 AM IST
Asian markets opened sharply lower this morning following a big selloff on Wall Street. Japan‘s Nikkei touched its lowest levels in nearly a year.
- Jan 16, 2016 09:04 AM IST
Dow Jones industrial average dropped 2.39 percent to end at 15,988.08 and the S&P 500 fell 2.16 percent to 1,880.33. The Nasdaq Composite lost 2.74 percent to 4,488.42.
- Jan 15, 2016 08:30 PM IST
The Dow Jones industrial average traded about 330 points lower. Earlier, the index briefly fell more than 400 points in morning trade to dip below the psychologically key 16,000 level
- Jan 13, 2016 07:30 AM IST
The Nasdaq snapped an eight-session losing streak, with the Nasdaq Biotech Index rebounding late, also breaking an eight-day run of losses. The biotech index, among the hardest-hit in this year's selloff, ended up 1.5 percent.
- Jan 11, 2016 07:13 PM IST
Global stocks had their worst drop in more than four years, down more than 6 percent for the week.
- Jan 02, 2016 04:12 PM IST
The S&P 500, which tracks the biggest US-listed companies closed down almost 1 percent on Thursday at 2,043 points. It ended the year down 0.73 percent after three straight years of double digit gains.