All posts tagged "oil prices"
Fall in U.S. Crude Stocks, North Sea Outage Supports Prices
Inventories have been steadily declining in the United States due to strong export demand and efforts by major oil producers to restrict supply
- Posted December 20, 2017
Tech, banks lead early losses for US stocks; oil heads lower
Energy stocks also fell as crude oil prices headed lower.
- Posted November 15, 2017
US stocks close lower, snapping Dow’s 10-day winning streak
Market indexes head further into record territory
- Posted August 8, 2017
US stocks skid on concerns about slow hiring; retailers drop
As investors wondered if economic growth will stay sluggish, consumer-focused companies and technology firms took sharp losses
- Posted July 6, 2017
Skidding tech and retail companies take US stocks lower
Reports that special counsel examining whether Trump tried to obstruct justice on traders' minds
- Posted June 15, 2017
Wage worries sink stocks late; energy sector and IBM skid
MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK – U.S. stocks gave up a promising start and finished mostly lower Wednesday as investors continued to worry about lagging wages and energy companies dropped with the price of oil....
- Posted April 19, 2017
US stocks climb, led by tech and consumer companies
The Chinese government said that country's economy grew at a slightly faster pace in the first quarter
- Posted April 17, 2017
US stock indexes end little changed; oil price recovers
The major U.S. stock indexes barely budged Tuesday on another day of mostly light trading ahead of the Easter holiday weekend. Technology stocks declined the most, while real estate companies notched the biggest gains. Oil prices recovered...
- Posted April 11, 2017
US stock indexes close mostly higher; oil up
U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Wednesday after a sharp increase in crude oil prices helped drive market-leading gains for energy companies. Banks and other financial stocks declined the most as bond yields headed lower, which translates...
- Posted March 29, 2017
US stock indexes pull back from record highs; Oil falls
Materials stocks were down the most
- Posted March 2, 2017