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  • The week that was: Anna shines; RIL fades Aug 20, 2011 05:20 PM IST

    The week that was: Anna shines; RIL fades

    Markets this week suffered yet again on weak global cues. However, the spotlight was solely focused on Anna Hazare and his campaign against corruption.

  • Wall St set for further losses on recession worry Aug 20, 2011 10:05 AM IST

    Wall St set for further losses on recession worry

    The S&P 500 stock index on Friday was likely to extend its 4.5% decline of the previous session as concerns mount the US economy may slip back into recession.

  • Wall St rises on strong earnings, oil jump Aug 17, 2011 10:08 PM IST

    Wall St rises on strong earnings, oil jump

    US stocks rose on Wednesday, buoyed by earnings reports from consumer bellwethers like Target.

  • Wall Street opens up on strong retailer earns Aug 17, 2011 07:54 PM IST

    Wall Street opens up on strong retailer earns

    US stocks opened higher on Wednesday, buoyed by earnings reports from consumer bellwethers like Target while gains in commodities and the euro indicated more willingness to add to risky assets.

  • Asian stocks lower after Wall Street tumbles Aug 11, 2011 09:02 AM IST

    Asian stocks lower after Wall Street tumbles

    Asian markets headed lower today over mounting concerns about the health of Europe's banks and France's debt rating. Japan's Nikkei 225 index sank 1.3% to 8,922.32, wiping out gains of the previous day. The country's strengthening currency clobbered Japan's behemoth export sector.

  • Dow, S&P extend losses, off nearly 3% Aug 10, 2011 08:36 PM IST

    Dow, S&P extend losses, off nearly 3%

    Wall Street stocks fell sharply on Wednesday on fears over possible trouble in the French banking sector that has large exposure to shaky peripheral European debt.

  • Sensex up over 250 pts as European markets gain Aug 10, 2011 03:00 PM IST

    Sensex up over 250 pts as European markets gain

    In the last hour of trade the indices were moving towards the day's high as European markets started regaining their losses. Even Dow Jones futures trimmed its losses to 28 points from 135 points. But all markets remained extremely volatile with positive bias.

  • Sensex face marginal loss as Dow futures slip Aug 10, 2011 02:02 PM IST

    Sensex face marginal loss as Dow futures slip

    Equity benchmarks trimmed their gains in the afternoon trade as Dow Jones Futures lost more than 135 points.

  • Sensex witnesses splendid pullback; Tech finds new takers Aug 10, 2011 09:18 AM IST

    Sensex witnesses splendid pullback; Tech finds new takers

    The benchmark Sensex saw a sharp rebound on Wednesday, rallying nearly 400 points in the opening trade, which was on expected lines following a strong pull back in global markets.

  • US, Europe mkts recover, Dow jumps 212 pts; Asia still weak Aug 09, 2011 10:42 PM IST

    US, Europe mkts recover, Dow jumps 212 pts; Asia still weak

    Several major stock markets across the world notched up gains today on buying at bargain levels, with Dow Jones Industrial Average soaring over 212 points, although Asian bourses remained weak.

  • Sensex caves in by 300 points as European markets tank Aug 09, 2011 01:58 PM IST

    Sensex caves in by 300 points as European markets tank

    A bad start to European markets and US index futures pulled the benchmark Sensex down by 300 points. About four shares were declining for every one share advancing on the National Stock Exchange.

  • Wall St ends worst week since Nov '08 with wild day Aug 06, 2011 10:30 AM IST

    Wall St ends worst week since Nov '08 with wild day

    US stocks closed out their worst week in more than two years on Friday in a volatile session that saw the major indexes whip back and forth before the S&P 500 ended down less than a point.

  • Wall Street opens 1% lower on growth fears Aug 04, 2011 08:07 PM IST

    Wall Street opens 1% lower on growth fears

    Major US stock indexes tumbled more than 1% at the open on Thursday, resuming their downturn after a labor market report became the latest datapoint to show the economy has stalled.

  • Wall Street jumps at open on debt deal Aug 01, 2011 07:35 PM IST

    Wall Street jumps at open on debt deal

    US stocks rose more than 1% at the open on Monday on relief over a last-ditch deal in Washington to raise the US borrowing limit and avert an unprecedented default.

  • Wall Street rises after Obama speech Jul 29, 2011 09:27 PM IST

    Wall Street rises after Obama speech

    US stocks pared sharp losses and moved higher on Friday as President Obama called for compromise on debt ceiling talks in Washington and Republicans planned to revise a bill to raise the nation's debt limit.

  • Wall Street opens 1% lower on debt concerns Jul 29, 2011 07:56 PM IST

    Wall Street opens 1% lower on debt concerns

    US stocks opened 1% lower and were on track to post their worst weekly losses in nearly a year on Friday after data showed meagre growth in the economy while a setback in Washington over a debt deal kept investors nervous.

  • US stocks extend losses; Nasdaq falls 1% Jul 27, 2011 08:00 PM IST

    US stocks extend losses; Nasdaq falls 1%

    US stocks fell for a third straight day on Wednesday as a political deadlock over raising the debt ceiling and a decline in durable goods orders kept investors away.

  • Wall St falls on debt ceiling stalemate Jul 25, 2011 08:19 PM IST

    Wall St falls on debt ceiling stalemate

    US stocks tumbled on Monday as political brinkmanship in Washington over the US debt ceiling sparked fears of a US rating downgrade, sending world equities lower and pushing gold to a record high.

  • S&P up on technical rebound, euro zone woes linger Jul 12, 2011 10:36 PM IST

    S&P up on technical rebound, euro zone woes linger

    Dow and the S&P were slightly higher on Tuesday as two days of heavy selling provided buying opportunities, but continuing debt worries kept investors on edge.

  • Jobs halt Wall Street rally, investors eye earnings Jul 09, 2011 09:22 AM IST

    Jobs halt Wall Street rally, investors eye earnings

    US stocks fell on Friday as a weak jobs report dashed optimism that the economy was emerging from a soft patch, leaving investors to hope earnings season would revive an appetite for buying.

  • Wall Street ends higher; posts best week in 2 years Jul 02, 2011 08:45 AM IST

    Wall Street ends higher; posts best week in 2 years

    US stocks started July with a bang on Friday with Wall Street scoring its best week in two years, helped by strong manufacturing data that eased concerns about slowing growth.

  • US equity markets gain after Greek approved austerity plan Jun 30, 2011 07:28 AM IST

    US equity markets gain after Greek approved austerity plan

    The US equity markets ended higher for a third-consecutive session, led by banks, amid end-of-quarter window dressing and after the Greek parliament approved austerity measures to avoid a debt default. The CBOE volatility index tumbled 10%.

  • Wall Street higher after Greece vote, BofA gains Jun 29, 2011 08:02 PM IST

    Wall Street higher after Greece vote, BofA gains

    US stocks were higher on Wednesday after Greece's parliament passed an unpopular austerity plan key to avoiding a debt default.

  • Wall St opens down on new Europe fears Jun 24, 2011 07:52 PM IST

    Wall St opens down on new Europe fears

    US stocks opened slightly lower on Friday after a brief suspension in the trading of some big Italian banks raised new concerns about the European debt crisis, though better-than-expected durable goods orders kept losses limited.

  • Wall Street drops at open on economic concerns, oil Jun 23, 2011 07:44 PM IST

    Wall Street drops at open on economic concerns, oil

    US stocks dropped more than 1% at the open on Thursday after the latest data on the labor market further confirmed investor fears of a slowdown in the economy.

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