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  • Wall Street gains; Dow at new two and half year high Jan 25, 2011 07:48 AM IST

    Wall Street gains; Dow at new two and half year high

    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.

  • Wall St slips; Nasdaq hits hard on China rate hike concern Jan 21, 2011 07:49 AM IST

    Wall St slips; Nasdaq hits hard on China rate hike concern

    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.

  • Wall Street slips, worst single-session loss in S&P, Nasdaq Jan 20, 2011 07:51 AM IST

    Wall Street slips, worst single-session loss in S&P, Nasdaq

    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.

  • US mkts hit multi-yr highs led by energy, material stocks Jan 19, 2011 07:51 AM IST

    US mkts hit multi-yr highs led by energy, material stocks

    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.

  • US mkts advance; banks lead S&P 500 to 7th week of gains Jan 15, 2011 09:21 AM IST

    US mkts advance; banks lead S&P 500 to 7th week of gains

    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.

  • Wall Street ends lower on disappointing economic data Jan 14, 2011 07:55 AM IST

    Wall Street ends lower on disappointing economic data

    The US markets ended on modest losses after a choppy session. Disappointing economic news halted the market rally.

  • Wall Street ends higher on better economic data Jan 13, 2011 07:44 AM IST

    Wall Street ends higher on better economic data

    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.

  • Wall Street gains; Nasdaq hits new highs in early trade Jan 12, 2011 07:46 AM IST

    Wall Street gains; Nasdaq hits new highs in early trade

    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.

  • US markets end mixed; crude jumps above $ 89 mark Jan 11, 2011 07:50 AM IST

    US markets end mixed; crude jumps above $ 89 mark

    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.

  • Wall Street ends mixed; Crude slips more than 2% Jan 07, 2011 07:48 AM IST

    Wall Street ends mixed; Crude slips more than 2%

    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.

  • Wall St gains on strong economic data; financials led rally Jan 06, 2011 07:43 AM IST

    Wall St gains on strong economic data; financials led rally

    In the US market, positive economic data helped markets close at fractionally improved two-year high. Financials stocks led the rally.

  • Wall Street at new two-year highs on strong economic data Jan 04, 2011 07:43 AM IST

    Wall Street at new two-year highs on strong economic data

    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.

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