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The Dow tumbled over 100 points, or 1.1 percent, led by financials, as the dollar gained against the euro. Walmart was the lone gainer on the Dow. Oil ended below $70 for the first time this year.
Stocks continued to slide in choppy trading Tuesday as the dollar gained against the euro. Financials were the biggest drag after Germany issued a proposal to ban naked short-selling.
Stocks were mixed Tuesday as Walmart buoyed the Dow but most other retailers and tech stocks were weak.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slight rise at the start of trading Tuesday, but investors remained wary of the fiscal problems in Europe.
The financial regulation debate will begin today in the US Senate, with lawmakers still divided on issues including derivatives regulation and consumer protection. Some experts say the bill’s reach may go beyond the big banks — and could hit companies that investors may not expect.
Following are moves you might have missed. Find out why shares of Tyco Electronics and UPS popped while AOL and Panera dropped.
The Dow dropped over 200 points Tuesday, its worst loss in months, after the debt ratings on Greece and Portugal were downgraded. Goldman Sachs ended higher. The VIX jumped more than 30 percent, it's biggest one-day surge since October 2008.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday, April 27.
Stocks pared their losses Tuesday after a report showed consumer confidence rose to its highest level since September 2008.
U.S. stock index futures edged lower ahead of the open Tuesday as the Federal Reserve prepared to start its two-day policy meeting and Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein is scheduled to appear before Congress.
Businesses, investors, governments and consumers are being inundated with data about climate change. See some of the potential winners and losers in the new age of carbon awareness.
Signs that the economy is recovering are popping up everywhere. Here are a few you might have missed: trucker shortages, fancy pens and "jerk" insurance!
Take advantage of the declines in these stocks, Cramer says. Friday’s “scandal” won’t keep them down for long.
Wall Street’s truths are hard won, hard learned, and too often forgotten. The balmy breezes of strong earnings and improving economic data continue to waft and are embraced by investors who are enjoying this wonderful respite after last year’s unpleasantness.
Stocks rose for a sixth straight dayas investors cheered a pair of solid manufacturing reports and shrugged off a jump in jobless claims.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.
Stocks rose Thursday in mid-afternoon trading, following a five-day winning streak as investors digested a jump in jobless claims against a pair of solid manufacturing reports.
Shares of Citi broke above $5 on Thursday. Is this level merely psychological or will it attract new money?
Stock futures slipped a bit as continuing claims, at 484,000, was worse than the 458,000 expected. This is disappointing, but there is only one reality right now: the wall of money coming into stocks. And it is a force very difficult to fight against. We get additional economic indicators today...Capacity Utilization, Industrial Production, Philly Fed.
Stocks opened lower Thursday after a report showed initial claims for unemployment benfits rose unexpectedly for the second straight week.