All posts tagged "Nasdaq"
S&P 500 rally halted by Trump announcement; 2.1 million more apply for unemployment
- Posted May 28, 2020
Healthy profits push stocks higher yet; Nasdaq crosses 6,000
NEW YORK – Profits are climbing for companies, and so are their stock prices. More big businesses joined the earnings parade Tuesday, saying their profits were even larger in the first three months of the year than...
- Posted April 25, 2017
Materials, financials help lift S&P 500, Nasdaq to new highs
U.S. stocks posted solid gains Tuesday, propelling the Standard & Poor’s 500 index and Nasdaq composite to all-time highs. Mining and other materials sector companies rose more than the rest of the market. The sector could benefit...
- Posted January 24, 2017
US stocks close higher as Nasdaq hits record high, oil rises
By Alex Veiga AP Business Writer A day of quiet trading on Wall Street ended Tuesday with the Dow Jones industrial average inching closer to 20,000 and a record high for the Nasdaq composite. Materials and technology...
- Posted December 27, 2016
US Stocks Edge Higher As Energy Prices Rise; Dollar Weakens
Gains were modest, however, as investors have been avoiding big moves
- Posted August 18, 2016
US Stocks Dip as Phone Stocks Fall; Earnings Hit Retailers
U.S. stocks are trading lower Wednesday morning as losses for phone and utility companies continue to drag the market from its recent record highs
- Posted August 17, 2016
US Stock Indexes Edge Mostly Lower In Early Trading
U.S. stocks barely budged in early trading Wednesday, hovering between small gains and losses
- Posted August 10, 2016
Stocks Skid, Bond Yields Hit Record Lows on British Worries
Pound at its weakest in 31 years
- Posted July 5, 2016
Stocks Dip in Europe amid Thin Trading
US shut for holiday
- Posted July 4, 2016
US Stocks Eke Small Gains after Listless Day of Trading
Consumer companies were among the big gainers on a day when investors sized up a mixed bag of new data on the U.S. manufacturing, housing and automobile industries
- Posted June 1, 2016