Feb 24, 2012 06:00 AM IST
Asian shares rose on Friday as solid US data improved sentiment, but the upside may be capped by concerns that rising oil prices could deal a further blow to the fragile eurozone economy and moves to take profits after recent gains.
- Feb 18, 2012 03:32 AM IST
US stocks edged higher on Friday, but investors stayed cautious before a long holiday weekend when hopes are set for Greece's bailout plan to be approved.
- Feb 13, 2012 09:22 PM IST
US stocks rose at the open Monday, with the S&P 500 recouping nearly all of its declines from the previous session, as Greece's parliament approved strict financial reforms needed to obtain its latest international bailout package.
- Feb 10, 2012 08:00 AM IST
Investors who counted on an orderly resolution to the Greek debt crisis appear to have gotten what they wanted. But the question now is: What happens next?
- Feb 09, 2012 09:36 PM IST
US stocks open higher on Thursday after Greek leaders clinched a long-stalled deal on reforms and data indicated the US labor market continued to improve.
- Feb 08, 2012 08:26 PM IST
US stocks began a third lackluster day on Wednesday as investors remained hesitant as Greece struggled to complete a deal on reforms in Greece in exchange for a new bailout needed to avoid a messy default.
- Feb 07, 2012 09:52 PM IST
U.S. stocks edged slightly higher on Tuesday as investors awaited the outcome of discussions on a bailout package for Greece that would help the country avoid a chaotic default.
- Jan 21, 2012 07:55 AM IST
US stocks finished mixed to higher in quiet trading on Friday, as traders bought and sold equities as earnings reports broke throughout the day, with technology companies pushing the market into positive territory.
- Jan 12, 2012 07:02 PM IST
The euro jumped and stocks rose as strong demand at auctions for Italian and Spanish government debt on Thursday eased fears over the region's debt crisis but markets are on watch for comments from the European Central Bank after it left interest rates unchanged.
- Dec 28, 2011 06:30 AM IST
Gold edged lower on Wednesday, on track for its third consecutive session of decline, as prices came under pressure from weak technicals.
- Dec 24, 2011 10:21 AM IST
Todd Salamone, Senior VP – Research at Schaeffer's Investment says the hint of good tidings in the US should push fund managers to participate in the year-end rally or risk sitting in the year-end with a loss when the S&P or its benchmark is green.
- Dec 13, 2011 06:47 PM IST
After last Friday's close, post the December 9 EU Summit, markets seemed more welcoming but the same can't be said for the start to this week.
- Dec 01, 2011 04:32 AM IST
US stocks surged on Wednesday after major central banks agreed to make cheaper dollar loans for struggling European banks to prevent the euro-zone debt woes from turning into a full-blown credit crisis.
- Nov 29, 2011 08:30 AM IST
US stocks rebounded from seven days of losses on Monday as investors used the latest effort from European leaders to resolve the region's debt crisis as an opportunity to cover short positions.
- Nov 26, 2011 03:02 AM IST
US stocks fell for a seventh straight session on Friday, leading global equity markets to their worst week in two months on fear that Europe's debt crisis is dragging on without a credible solution.
- Nov 26, 2011 12:42 AM IST
US stocks posted seven straight sessions of losses on Friday, ending the worst week in two months, as the lack of a credible solution to Europe's debt crisis kept investors away from risky assets.
- Nov 24, 2011 03:22 AM IST
US stocks suffered a sixth straight day of losses on Wednesday as frustration over the euro zone's debt crisis, coupled with weak Chinese factory data, further dented investor sentiment.
- Nov 24, 2011 03:00 AM IST
Frustration over the euro-zone debt crisis and weak Chinese factory data sent US stocks down for a sixth straight day on Wednesday.
- Nov 23, 2011 07:55 AM IST
The US stocks recovered marginally from day's low on Tuesday after IMF announces new lending program for member countries, including Europe. But the move was short-lived as Spain yields soared to 14 years.
- Nov 23, 2011 03:32 AM IST
US stocks fell for a fifth day in a row on Tuesday, having lost more than 5 percent over that period as borrowing costs in Spain hit another record high.
- Nov 22, 2011 06:16 AM IST
Asian shares fell on Tuesday as fears about the ability of politicians on either side of the Atlantic to tackle huge debt burdens sapped investors' confidence in riskier assets.
- Nov 22, 2011 03:46 AM IST
US stocks fell for a fourth session on Monday, as the lack of progress in dealing with heavy debt both in the United States and Europe further sapped investor confidence in equities.
- Nov 22, 2011 01:52 AM IST
US stocks tumbled on Monday, with the Dow turning negative for the year, as concerns about heavy debt loads both in the United States and Europe heightened worry about recession and increased volatility.
- Nov 21, 2011 10:08 PM IST
US stocks dropped about 2% on Monday, putting the S&P on track for its fourth straight day of losses as concerns about heavy debt loads both domestically and abroad added uncertainty to a troubled market.
- Nov 17, 2011 03:32 AM IST
US stocks fell on Wednesday, with selling accelerating late in the session on more warnings about the potential impact of the euro zone's debt crisis on the global economy and the banking system.