• China Nov 16, 2019

    US Stock Indexes End Week of Milestones With More New Highs

    Wall Street closed out the week with more milestones Friday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average crossed 28,000 for the first time and the S&P 500 and Nasdaq hit record highs. Health care and technology stocks powered most of the broad rally, which helped drive the S&P 500 to its sixth straight weekly gain. The Dow extended its streak of...

  • United States Jan 1, 2019

    US Stocks End Dismal, Volatile Year on a Bright Note

    Wall Street closed out a dismal, turbulent year for stocks on a bright note Monday, but still finished 2018 with the worst showing in a decade. After setting a series of records through the late summer and early fall, major U.S. indexes fell sharply after early October, leaving them all in the red for the year. The S&P 500 index,...

  • DONALD TRUMP Dec 25, 2018

    Japan Stocks Plunge, Other Asia Markets Fall After US Losses

    Japanese stocks plunged Tuesday and other Asian markets declined following heavy Wall Street losses triggered by President Donald Trump’s attack on the U.S. central bank. Markets have been roiled by concerns about a slowing global economy, the trade dispute with China and another interest rate increase by the Fed. Trump’s Monday morning tweet heightened fears about the economy being destabilized...

  • United States Dec 21, 2018

    Dow Sinks Another 464 Points as Slowdown Fears Worsen

    It was another miserable day on Wall Street as a series of big December plunges continued, putting stocks on track for their worst month in a decade. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 464 points Thursday, bringing its losses to more than 1,700 points since Friday. The benchmark S&P 500 index has slumped 10.6 percent this month and is almost...

  • Facebook Nov 21, 2018

    Investors Seek Stability as Stocks Fall

    Goodbye iPhones and Facebook feed. Hello power plants and bleach. Since stocks began tumbling two months ago, investors haven’t abandoned the market. At least, not all of it. In recent weeks, as they’ve pulled money out of funds that invest in go-go technology companies, they’ve also been buying utilities, companies that make everyday necessities for consumers and other stocks that...

  • Technology Oct 11, 2018

    Dow Industrials Sink 831 Points as Tech Companies Plunge

    U.S. stocks plunged Wednesday as investors, fearful that rising interest rates and trade tensions could hurt company profits, ramped up their selling of high-flying technology and internet stocks. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 831 points, its worst loss in eight months. The losses were widespread, and stocks that have been the biggest winners on the market suffered steep declines....

  • DONALD TRUMP Mar 29, 2018

    Amazon Shares Fall After Report Trump Wants to ‘Go After' Company

    The Nasdaq composite closed lower for a second straight day on Wednesday as technology stocks failed to recover from steep losses seen in the previous session, CNBC reported. The tech-heavy index fell 0.8 percent to 6,949.23 as Amazon, Netflix and Apple pulled back 4.4 percent, 4.9 percent and 1.1 percent, respectively. At its session high, the Nasdaq rose as much as 0.4 percent.

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