U.S. stocks rose on Monday as oil prices hit $70 per barrel for the first time since November 2014, while those in technology companies rose led by second day of gains for Apple.
SECTION SELECTION US FINANCIAL MARKET | US ECONOMY & POLITICS EUROPE & WORLD | TODAY IN HISTORY DAILY MARKET REPORTS U.S. stock indexes recovered from early losses after testing a key technical level. Data showed unemployment rate dropped to 3.9%, a 17-1/2-year low. Nonfarm payrolls increased by 164,000 jobs last month. Investors were also watchful of details […]
U.S. stocks headed lower on Thursday as investors remained wary about the outcome of U.S.-China trade talks, while a slew of disappointing earnings weighed on the indexes.
U.S. stocks swung between small gains and losses Wednesday, while strong results from Apple kept losses in check.
U.S. stocks slumped Tuesday as investors weighed global trade negotiations, central bank moves and the latest round of corporate earnings results.
U.S. stocks rose on Monday as strong earnings reports from McDonald’s and a slate of merger announcements lifted sentiment, while inflation worries were kept in check after tepid data on U.S. income and spending.
Data showed that the U.S. economy’s growth slowed in the first quarter to an annual rate of 2.3% as consumer spending grew at its weakest pace in nearly five years.
Technology stocks led the way after Facebook reported a 63% increase in earnings.
SECTION SELECTION US FINANCIAL MARKET | US ECONOMY & POLITICS EUROPE & WORLD | TODAY IN HISTORY DAILY MARKET REPORTS U.S. stocks opened lower on Wednesday with technology bearing the brunt of falls soon after opening as investors worried over rising bond yields, corporate costs and rising trade tensions with China. With yields rising, stocks tumbled Tuesday […]
U.S. stocks turned negative on Tuesday, weighed down by shares of Alphabet and 3M and as yield on the 10-year Treasury notes rose to 3% for the first time in more than four years.