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NEW YORK | US stocks dip after post-election surge; oil falls again

NEW YORK — Stocks in the U.S. are slightly lower Thursday afternoon after a big rally the day before. Technology and internet companies are slipping after chipmaker Qualcomm gave a disappointing revenue forecast for the current quarter. The Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged, as expected, but traders still think it will raise rates again … Continue reading NEW YORK | US stocks dip after post-election surge; oil falls again

Stock Market Update for October 31, 2018

Stock Market Update for marketing closing on October 31, 2018 NEW YORK, NY – The financial markets ended today’s trading session, UP-IN-GENERAL, as follows: DJIA – 25117.22 up 242.58 points S&P 500 – 2711.59 up 28.96 points NASDAQ – 7305.90 up 144.25 points  RUSS 2K – 1513.03 up 6.38 points Like many Octobers’, trading has … Continue reading Stock Market Update for October 31, 2018

Stocks mostly recover from an early plunge on Wall Street

A turbulent day on Wall Street ended Tuesday with stocks climbing nearly all the way out of a steep, broad sell-off that at one point erased more than 500 points from the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Even with the late-afternoon rebound, stocks extended the market’s recent string of declines, giving the benchmark S&P 500 index … Continue reading Stocks mostly recover from an early plunge on Wall Street

NEW YORK | Dow Jones industrials sink 500 points as bond yields rise

NEW YORK — Stocks are extending their slump on Wall Street Wednesday, led by drops in big technology companies, as rising bond yields draw investors out of stocks. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell as much as 519 points in afternoon trading. Technology stocks, the biggest winners in the market over the past year, took … Continue reading NEW YORK | Dow Jones industrials sink 500 points as bond yields rise

NEW YORK | US stocks are mixed as investors wait for trade news

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks are little changed after two days of losses as investors hope for positive developments between the U.S. and its two biggest trading partners, Canada and China. Industrial and retail companies are rising while technology companies are slipping again. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 index slid 7 points, or 0.3 percent, … Continue reading NEW YORK | US stocks are mixed as investors wait for trade news

NEW YORK | Tech companies sink, pulling US stock indexes lower

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks are lower Wednesday as technology companies fall, although the market was on track for larger losses earlier in the day. Executives from Facebook and Twitter are testifying to Congress about their efforts to prevent meddling in U.S. elections. Investors are shifting some money into traditional safe industries like utilities. Trade … Continue reading NEW YORK | Tech companies sink, pulling US stock indexes lower

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

NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Tech and health care stocks slip

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4:00 p.m. U.S. stocks are closing lower as technology and health care companies take losses. Facebook lost 2.6 percent Tuesday and drugmaker Amgen lost 1.8 percent. JD.com fell 6 percent after the CEO of the Chinese e-commerce company was arrested in Minneapolis … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Tech and health care stocks slip