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Wall Street plunges on fears of coronavirus pandemic

February 25, 2020 9:34 am

The S&P and the blue-chip Dow turned negative for the year to date and the Dow dropped more than 1,000 points on the day for only the third time in its history.

US fund investors pull most cash since June from stocks: Lipper data

October 19, 2018 9:31 am

Despite a strong start to earnings season and the hope of rising rates increasing bank profits from lending activity, fast-money investors pulled $2.5 billion from financial sector funds, the most on record.

US stocks snap higher despite escalating US-China trade tiff

July 07, 2018 11:28 am

Growing jitters in recent weeks over a stepped-up trading dispute between the world's two largest economies had weighed on the markets well ahead of Friday, when Beijing and Washington launched dueling tariffs on billions in goods.

As stocks plunge, White House says Trump focused on 'economic fundamentals'

February 06, 2018 8:23 am

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said the economy was experiencing "strengthening US economic growth, historically low unemployment, and increasing wages for American workers."

Nasdaq ends over 7,000 for 1st time, reflects growing US economy

January 03, 2018 4:59 pm

Nasdaq, which mainly focusses on technology index, jumped 28 per cent in 2017 as against the Dow Industrial average of 25 per cent and S&P 500’s 19 per cent rise.

Oil slump leads Wall Street to worst week in 2-1/2 years

December 14, 2014 1:56 am

The S&P energy sector was down 2.2 per cent on the day. It is down 16.5 per cent this year, the worst performing of 10 S&P sectors.

World indices finish vintage year,more gains seen in 2014

January 01, 2014 12:32 pm

Gains are seen continuing into 2014 as economic growth improves even as US Federal Reserve steadily trims its bond-buying stimulus.

Sensex gains 9% in 2013,Wall Street’s best year since ‘97

December 31, 2013 10:35 pm

Wall Street gains 29%,Nikkei closes 56.7% higher,European shares saw its best rally since 2009.

Dow Jones Industrial Average,S&P 500 close for Christmas at record highs

December 25, 2013 11:16 am

US stocks continue their record-breaking run following solid reports on durable goods,new home sales.

Dow Jones industrial average,S&P 500 end at record highs after US Fed trims stimulus

December 19, 2013 9:19 am

US Federal Reserve's action did not dent sentiment on Dow Jones industrial average,which surged to record closing high.