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  • Dow ends at record high after upbeat jobless claims report May 07, 2021 07:40 AM IST

    Dow ends at record high after upbeat jobless claims report

    Lifted by Apple Inc, the S&P 500 rose after a Labor Department report showed initial claims for state unemployment benefits totaled a seasonally adjusted 498,000 for the week ended May 1, compared with 590,000 in the prior week.

  • Wall Street rises as megacap stocks bounce; Dow hits record high May 06, 2021 08:00 AM IST

    Wall Street rises as megacap stocks bounce; Dow hits record high

    Technology-related companies including Apple Inc, Microsoft Corp, Amazon.com Inc, Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc rose between 0.1% and 1.7%.

  • Janet Yellen says she sees no inflation problem after rate hike comments roil Wall Street May 05, 2021 09:20 AM IST

    Janet Yellen says she sees no inflation problem after rate hike comments roil Wall Street

    The initial comments made by Yellen, a former Federal Reserve chair, deepened a sell-off in tech stocks and pushed longer-dated Treasury yields higher.

  • Nasdaq ends sharply lower in tech sell-off May 05, 2021 07:58 AM IST

    Nasdaq ends sharply lower in tech sell-off

    Highly valued technology-related companies including Microsoft Corp, Alphabet Inc, Apple Inc, Amazon.com Inc and Facebook Inc sold off across the board, with Apple falling the most by 3.54%. The Philadelphia Semiconductor Index also dropped by 1.6%.

  • S&P Dow Jones brings bitcoin, ethereum to Wall St with cryptocurrency indexes May 04, 2021 07:25 PM IST

    S&P Dow Jones brings bitcoin, ethereum to Wall St with cryptocurrency indexes

    The new indexes, S&P Bitcoin Index, S&P Ethereum Index and S&P Crypto Mega Cap Index, will measure the performance of digital assets tied to them.

  • Wall Street: S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs on tech earnings boost, upbeat data Apr 30, 2021 07:30 AM IST

    Wall Street: S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs on tech earnings boost, upbeat data

    Apple Inc gained 1.0% after posting sales and profits ahead of Wall Street estimates, led by much stronger-than-expected iPhone and Mac sales.

  • S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs at open on earnings boost Apr 29, 2021 07:45 PM IST

    S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs at open on earnings boost

    Apple Inc gained 1.0 percent after posting sales and profits ahead of Wall Street estimates, led by much stronger-than-expected iPhone and Mac sales.

  • Wall Street ends lower after Fed holds steady on rates Apr 29, 2021 06:50 AM IST

    Wall Street ends lower after Fed holds steady on rates

    Despite the improving economy, the Fed repeated the guidance it has used since December, saying it must see “substantial further progress” towards its inflation and employment goals before stepping back from its monthly bond purchases.

  • S&P 500, Nasdaq close at record highs ahead of tech earnings wave Apr 27, 2021 08:39 AM IST

    S&P 500, Nasdaq close at record highs ahead of tech earnings wave

    The Nasdaq's record high close confirmed the end of an 11% correction in the index that began after its previous record high close on Feb. 12, with the index closing at a low on March 8.

  • S&P 500, Nasdaq open higher; Amex, Honeywell weigh on Dow Apr 23, 2021 07:50 PM IST

    S&P 500, Nasdaq open higher; Amex, Honeywell weigh on Dow

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 11.4 points, or 0.03 percent, at the open to 33804.52.

  • Wall Street Weekahead: After blazing US stock rally, some warn of tougher market ahead Apr 23, 2021 05:20 PM IST

    Wall Street Weekahead: After blazing US stock rally, some warn of tougher market ahead

    Among the most recent has been Goldman Sachs, whose analysts on Wednesday said an expected second-quarter peak in US growth could be tied to weaker stock returns.

  • Manic markets, imploding funds: Wall Street’s new top cop has a full plate Apr 22, 2021 06:02 PM IST

    Manic markets, imploding funds: Wall Street’s new top cop has a full plate

    One of the first things Gary Gensler will probably have to weigh in on as chair is whether to assert more control over the red-hot market for special purpose acquisition companies, or SPACs

  • Wall Street rebounds after two-day decline; Netflix slides Apr 22, 2021 07:56 AM IST

    Wall Street rebounds after two-day decline; Netflix slides

    Shares of Netflix slumped 7.4% after the world’s largest streaming service said slower production of TV shows and movies during the pandemic hurt subscriber growth in the first quarter.

  • Wall Street closes lower as virus spike hits travel stocks Apr 21, 2021 08:37 AM IST

    Wall Street closes lower as virus spike hits travel stocks

    Kansas City Southern surged 15.2% on the prospect of a bidding war after Canadian National offered about $30 billion for the U.S. railroad, some $5 billion more than an earlier offer from Canadian Pacific.

  • Goldman Sachs Private Equity emerges frontrunner to acquire ChrysCap stake in GVK Biosciences Apr 18, 2021 06:26 PM IST

    Goldman Sachs Private Equity emerges frontrunner to acquire ChrysCap stake in GVK Biosciences

    The CRAMs ( contract research and manufacturing services) segment is fetching rich valuations globally and back home, the segment has seen minority stake sale deals like True North-Anthem Biosciences & TPG-Sai Lifesciences.

  • US stocks slip from record highs before bank earnings Apr 13, 2021 07:39 AM IST

    US stocks slip from record highs before bank earnings

    The smooth auction of $96 billion in new three- and 10-year U.S. Treasury notes kept a move higher in yields in check as the market looked to key data releases this week, including a reading on U.S. consumer price inflation and retail sales.

  • S&P closes at record on tech boost as US Treasury yields retreat Apr 09, 2021 08:25 AM IST

    S&P closes at record on tech boost as US Treasury yields retreat

    Weekly initial jobless claims data showed a second straight rise, conflicting with the recent payrolls report, and buttressed the Federal Reserve’s dovish policy stance to keep interest rates lower for a substantial period.

  • Stocks gain, US short-dated debts under pressure after bumper US jobs data Apr 05, 2021 07:14 AM IST

    Stocks gain, US short-dated debts under pressure after bumper US jobs data

    U.S. S&P500 futures traded 0.5% higher, maintaining their gains made during a truncated session on Friday while Japan's Nikkei rose 0.8%.

  • Five market trends investors are focused on for the second quarter Apr 01, 2021 11:45 AM IST

    Five market trends investors are focused on for the second quarter

    Here are some trends investors are positioning for in the second quarter, and how they could impact broader markets.

  • US SEC official warns Wall Street of risks associated with blank-check companies Apr 01, 2021 10:16 AM IST

    US SEC official warns Wall Street of risks associated with blank-check companies

    SPACs have surged globally to a record $170 billion this year, outstripping last year's total of $157 billion, Refinitiv data showed.

  • Tech lifts S&P 500, Nasdaq; indexes post gains for quarter Apr 01, 2021 08:17 AM IST

    Tech lifts S&P 500, Nasdaq; indexes post gains for quarter

    Bets on a strong economic rebound supported Wall Street during the quarter even as jitters cropped up over GameStop and a retail trading frenzy, a spike in Treasury yields and a U.S. hedge fund going bust.

  • Asian shares set to edge up, after Wall Street tech rally Apr 01, 2021 07:53 AM IST

    Asian shares set to edge up, after Wall Street tech rally

    The dollar, meanwhile, hit a one-year high against the yen and multi-month peaks with other currencies as investors bet U.S. fiscal stimulus and aggressive vaccinations will help the United States lead a global pandemic recovery.

  • Wall Street dips, with technology the biggest drag Mar 31, 2021 08:08 AM IST

    Wall Street dips, with technology the biggest drag

    At the same time, the S&P 500 financials, industrials and consumer discretionary sectors rose, extending the recent rotation out of growth and into so-called value names.

  • Archegos poses hard questions for Wall Street Mar 30, 2021 11:57 AM IST

    Archegos poses hard questions for Wall Street

    The trouble started when Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley went about dumping multibillion-dollar positions in US and Chinese stocks

  • Stocks rebound in late-day rally on Wall Street Mar 26, 2021 08:17 AM IST

    Stocks rebound in late-day rally on Wall Street

    The labor report showed claims for unemployment benefits dropped to a one-year low last week, a sign that the US economy is on the verge of stronger growth as the public health situation improves and temperatures rise.

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