April 01, 2020 7:03 am
The surge of coronavirus cases around the world has sent markets to breathtaking drops since mid-February, undercutting what had been a good start to the year.
February 28, 2020 11:03 am
On Wall Street, the S&P 500 posted its largest percentage drop since August 2011 as rising numbers of new infections outside China raised fears of a pandemic with unknown economic implications.
February 24, 2020 11:09 pm
All of the Dow's 30 blue-chip members, as well as the 11 major S&P sectors were in the red. Technology stocks dropped 3.1% and were the biggest drag on the benchmark index. Defensive utilities and real estate posted the smallest declines.
August 16, 2018 8:00 am
The trade fracas heated up as Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan doubled tariffs on some US imports, and China lodged a complaint with the World Trade Organization against American trade policies.
March 19, 2018 11:43 pm
Wall Street is looking toward the Fed's two-day policy meeting, which concludes on Wednesday, with 104 analysts polled by Reuters expecting that the central bank will raise rates by 25 basis points to a range of 1.50 percent to 1.75 percent
March 02, 2018 12:57 pm
Rising inflation and bond yields were the main concerns as Wall Street ended a turbulent February on Wednesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 capping their worst months since January 2016.
February 06, 2018 8:19 am
US stocks plunged in highly volatile trading on Monday, with the Dow industrials falling nearly 1,600 points during the session, its biggest intraday decline in history, as investors grappled with rising bond yields and potentially higher inflation.
June 24, 2016 7:45 pm
The market was already expected to be volatile as traders adjust portfolios to account for an annual reconstitution of the widely followed Russell stock indexes.
June 09, 2016 11:11 am
Bucking the recent trend in retail stocks, Lululemon Athletica Inc shares rose 4.9 percent to $71.48 after first-quarter sales beat analyst expectations.
June 08, 2016 5:22 pm
Sentiment also got a boost after rupee continued its upward journey against the American unit at the forex market.