U.S. stock indexes fell on Friday on weakness in technology stocks and as energy companies were hit by lower oil prices after President Donald Trump criticized OPEC for artificially high prices.
SECTION SELECTION US FINANCIAL MARKET | US ECONOMY & POLITICS EUROPE & WORLD | TODAY IN HISTORY DAILY MARKET REPORTS Wall Street slid on Thursday morning, weighed down by a broad-based slump in technology stocks from Apple to chipmakers as well as a tumble in consumer staples such as Procter & Gamble. A warning from Taiwan Semiconductor, […]
The benchmark S&P 500 index posted slight gains on Wednesday, helped by gains from industrial and energy stocks, but IBM’s disappointing results and a sell-off in semiconductor stocks weighed on the Nasdaq and the Dow.
U.S. stocks rose Tuesday, driven by strong corporate results.
SECTION SELECTION US FINANCIAL MARKET | US ECONOMY & POLITICS EUROPE & WORLD | TODAY IN HISTORY DAILY MARKET REPORTS U.S. stocks edged higher on Monday as companies that reported strong corporate earnings helped push major indexes higher. Analysts are expecting the S&P 500 companies to record an 18.6 percent rise in profit, their strongest earnings growth […]
Stronger-than-expected bank earnings and signs that a trade spat among the world’s top economies were easing helped lift investors’ appetites for risk.
U.S. stocks resumed their climb Thursday, led higher by shares of financial firms.
U.S. stocks opened lower Wednesday, reversing a recent rebound as investors parsed escalating geopolitical tensions and the latest gauge of U.S. inflation.
U.S. stocks climbed Tuesday after remarks from Chinese President Xi Jinping soothed concerns about a trade war that have roiled markets in recent weeks.
Stocks pivoted higher Monday as policy makers appeared to dial back the tough tone on trade that rocked markets at the end of last week.