U.S. stocks closed lower on the last trading day of the month, as investors digested data and remained cautious on continued concerns about Greece.» Read More
Stocks retreated Monday after a five-week rally as investors braced for this week's round of earnings and a potential bankruptcy filing by General Motors.
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Optimism that the fortunes of financial companies like Citigroup were improving sparked a four-week rally beginning March 10 that drove the Standard & Poor's 500 index up 25 percent.
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Stocks rose sharply Thursday after an upbeat forecast from Wells Fargo, capping their fifth straight up week.
Stocks pulled off a gain Wednesday, helped by a late rally, as investors bet on a recovery in some big-name techs.
Stocks wobbled Wednesday as the Treasury denied a report that it might extend TARP funds to some insurers and as earnings worries cast a shadow over the market.
Stocks opened higher Wednesday following news that the U.S. may extend TARP funds to insurers.
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It looks like the markets are in the midst of climbing over a “wall of worry,” said Alec Young at Standard & Poor’s. He expects the market rally to continue and for investors to start putting their money to work.
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US stocks looked set to continue their positive start to the quarter and jump higher at the open Thursday, as investors will look for reassurance from global leaders at the G20 summit in London.
The S&P 500 closed higher Tuesday, with stocks recording their best month since 2002.
At the start of the month, General Electric was falling fast and the company that once boasted a half trillion dollar market cap, was at risk of falling out of the Top 20 biggest companies in the S&P 500. In less than a month, that has changed significantly.
Wall Street capped a strong week on the downside Friday, with the Dow and S&P closing in negative territory.
Stocks capped a relatively good week with a thud Friday as investors locked in profits.
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Stocks rallied to the finish line to make it two for two Thursday as investors were encouraged by decent demand fof a $24 billion auction of seven-year Treasury notes. The Nasdaq shot up nearly 4 percent and is now positive for the year.
Stocks added to an already strong session following an auction on seven-year Treasury notes that heightened a sense of economic optimism.