Jan 25, 2011 07:48 AM IST
The US markets rallied with the Dow finishing at a new two and half year high, just twenty points shy of the twelve thousand mark. The rally was boosted by the material and technology sector.
- Jan 21, 2011 07:49 AM IST
US markets ended flat as Wall Street staged a gradual climb in afternoon action. For the second straight session the Nasdaq was hit the hardest. The selling was motivated by worries that China might have to tighten monetary policy to contain inflation after its economy expanded at a torrid clip of 9.8% in the fourth quarter.
- Jan 20, 2011 07:51 AM IST
In the US market, concerted selling sent the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq to their worst single-session losses in almost two months, but the Dow finished only fractionally lower amid support from IBM.
- Jan 19, 2011 07:51 AM IST
US markets gained hitting multi year highs for the second straight session. Markets rose on the back of energy and material stocks despite pressure on financials post disappointing earnings from Citigroup.
- Jan 15, 2011 09:21 AM IST
The S&P 500 ended a seventh straight week of gains with a banks-led rally amid healthy volume after encouraging financial results from JPMorgan.
- Jan 14, 2011 07:55 AM IST
The US markets ended on modest losses after a choppy session. Disappointing economic news halted the market rally.
- Jan 13, 2011 07:44 AM IST
In the US market, broad-based buying sent stocks to their best levels in more than two years. Successful bond auction in Europe and the Fed's beige book indicating improving economic conditions in US boosted the indices.
- Jan 12, 2011 07:46 AM IST
US markets ended in positive zone after a mid-session selling effort threatened to steal gains. However, support at the neutral line helped stocks rebound for a modest advance. The Nasdaq hit new highs in early trade.
- Jan 11, 2011 07:50 AM IST
US markets ended mixed but off the lows amid renewed worries about the european debt situation. In the commodities, crude prices rose above the USD 89 mark after a weekend leak shut the trans Alaska pipeline and forced producers to cut output to about 5% of their daily average of 630,000 barrels.
- Jan 07, 2011 07:48 AM IST
US markets ended mixed as the Dow's rally skidded to a halt as retailers reported weaker-than-expected December sales & uninspiring weekly jobless claims.
- Jan 06, 2011 07:43 AM IST
In the US market, positive economic data helped markets close at fractionally improved two-year high. Financials stocks led the rally.
- Jan 04, 2011 07:43 AM IST
In the US markets, stocks ended up nearly a percent or more as investors flocked to stocks, pushing the market to new two-year highs on the first trading day of the year. The S&P 500 closed at its highest levels since September.