All posts tagged "stock markets"
Timing the share market is hard – just ask your super fund
By David Bell, Executive Director, The Conexus Institute; Associate Investigator, CEPAR, UNSW
- Posted August 14, 2020
Stock indexes wobble as White House unveils tax plan
White House officials laid out a broad outline for changing the U.S. tax code
- Posted April 26, 2017
US stocks rise to record highs after strong jobs report
NEW YORK – U.S. stocks jumped to record highs Friday after a strong jobs report for the month of July gave investors more confidence that the economy is still growing. Financial and technology stocks soared and investors...
- Posted August 5, 2016
Stocks inch higher, send S&P 500 to another record
NEW YORK – Stocks ticked higher Monday as investors looked past this weekend’s failed coup attempt in Turkey and nudged the Standard & Poor’s 500 index to another record. The S&P 500 rose 5.15 points, or 0.2...
- Posted July 18, 2016
US Stocks Rebound as Anxiety Over British Vote eases
Investors welcomed encouraging data on the economy and housing
- Posted June 28, 2016
US Stocks Rise as Yellen Takes Careful Tone Before Congress
Polls suggest British voters will choose to remain in the European Union
- Posted June 21, 2016
US Stock Indexes Waver Between Small Gains And Losses
Energy companies were down after a meeting of OPEC ministers ended without an agreement on crude production cuts
- Posted June 2, 2016
US Stocks Climb Again as Energy Companies Keep Rising
Kroger and Costco Struggled After Weak Earnings
- Posted March 3, 2016
US Stocks Post Solid Gain on Rising Oil Prices
NEW YORK – A late-day surge pushed U.S. stocks sharply higher Thursday, propelled by a recovery in energy companies and bank stocks, which have been hit hard this year. Investors were also encouraged by positive economic data,...
- Posted February 25, 2016
Stocks End Lower on Wall Street as Commodities Prices Fall
NEW YORK – Stocks fell broadly on Tuesday as commodity prices retreated. Crude oil sank more than 4 percent. Investors remained worried about growth in China as the country cut the value of its currency against the...
- Posted February 23, 2016