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NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks gain, but still end the week lower

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4 p.m. Stocks clawed back some of the ground they lost in a two-day rout but still suffered their biggest weekly loss in six months. Even with Friday’s moderate gains, major U.S. indexes lost about 4 percent for the week. A recent … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks gain, but still end the week lower

NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stock open sharply higher on Wall Street

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening sharply higher on Wall Street following a two-day rout that shattered a long period of calm on the market. Big technology and consumer-focused companies, which took some of the worst losses earlier this week, were solidly higher … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stock open sharply higher on Wall Street

NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: US stocks tumble for second day

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Stocks are tumbling for a second straight day, with the Dow Jones industrials falling as much as 2.5 percent and the benchmark S&P 500 suffering a similar decline. This would mark the sixth straight day of losses for the market, … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: US stocks tumble for second day

NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: White House downplays market plunge

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 6:15 p.m. The White House says there is no reason for concern after U.S. stocks suffered their worst loss in eight months Wednesday. As a five-day market slump raises concerns that the record bull market may be ending, press secretary Sarah Sanders … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: White House downplays market plunge

NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks gain and bond yields rise further

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. U.S. stocks are opening higher while bond prices are falling again after the Labor Department said the economy continues to add jobs at a strong pace. The federal government said Friday that employers added more jobs in July and August … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks gain and bond yields rise further

ATLANTA | The Latest: Woods a winner again for 1st time since 2013

ATLANTA— The Latest on the Tour Championship (all times local): 5:58 p.m. Tiger Woods is a winner again, capping off one of the most remarkable comebacks in golf history. More than five years after his last win, after four surgeries on his lower back that left him wonder if he could ever play again, Woods … Continue reading ATLANTA | The Latest: Woods a winner again for 1st time since 2013

NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks wobble amid trade concerns

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4:00 p.m. U.S. stock indexes are closing lower Friday after a surprisingly strong jobs report pushed investors to gird for higher interest rates. Investors sold high-dividend stocks as bond yields rose, and tech stocks rebounded from recent losses. Tesla slumped 6.3 percent … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks wobble amid trade concerns

NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks mostly lower as tech companies dip

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:45 a.m. U.S. stocks are mostly lower as technology companies lag the rest of the market for a second day. Social media companies slipped at the start of Congressional hearings where executives from Facebook and Twitter will testify about their efforts to … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks mostly lower as tech companies dip