The Standard& Poor's 500 index added 2 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,364. The Nasdaq composite lost 26 points, or 0.5 percent, to 5,834. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks tumbled 10 points, or 0.7 percent, to 1,393.. They've made big gains since November as investors expect the Trump administration and Republican Congress to ramp up spending on...
NEW YORK— The latest on developments in financial markets:. Marathon Oil sank 3.8 percent and Devon Energy lost 2.9 percent. More stocks fell than rose on the New York Stock Exchange.
HOUSTON _ Marathon Oil Corp. on Wednesday reported a loss of $1.37 billion in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 13 cents per share. Marathon Oil shares have fallen almost 6 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed nearly 5 percent.
Equities in the United States climbed to new highs on Wednesday as investors parsed through key economic data.
U.S. equities posted new record highs as investors digested testimony from the top Federal Reserve official.
U.S. stocks rose on Monday, notching fresh record highs, as investors remained bullish on President Donald Trump's economic agenda.
U.S. equities closed mostly higher on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged, as was widely expected.
The Fed is not expected to take any action, but it could surprise markets and change sentiment Wednesday.
U.S. equities traded mixed as investors continued to evaluate the latest policies from the White House.
Stocks notched their worst day of 2017, as a new measure taken by the Trump administration on immigration sent jitters through the market.
Markets will be busy with economic reports and earnings, but Washington could continue to dominate.
Jim Cramer shares the latest moves in the oil patch and what OPEC’s recent agreement means for the price of oil.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Oklahoma City-based Devon Energy, for one, leaped more than 13.5 percent in morning trade.
Jim Cramer outlined the risks of investing in commodities like gold and oil.
Jim Cramer opened up the lesson book and shared his top blunders made on Wall Street.
Goldman Sachs says potential changes in corporate tax law proposed by President-elect Donald Trump, could lift a group of stocks.
Marathon Oil also raised the low end of its full-year exploration and production guidance.
Stocks fell after the Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged, while investors eyed the presidential election.
The oil market is up against this vicious cycle and breaking out will be hard, says trader Anthony Grisanti.