S&P 500 ends slightly lower after jobs report

S&P 500 ends slightly lower after jobs report

Job growth beats expectations Unemployment rate steady at 3.7% Ford falls on lower November vehicle sales Dow up 0.1%, S&P 500 down 0.12%, Nasdaq down 0.18% NEW YORK, Dec 2 (Reuters) – The S&P 500 closed slightly lower on Friday, although major indexes rallied off their worst levels of the day, as the November payrolls … Read more

Wall Street mixed; Dow pressured by selloff in Salesforce shares

Wall Street mixed; Dow pressured by selloff in Salesforce shares

Salesforce drops on co-CEO exit plan Dollar General falls on slashing annual profit view U.S. manufacturing shrinks for first time in 2-1/2 years in Nov Indexes: S&P 500 -0.09%, Nasdaq +0.14%, Dow -0.59% Dec 1 (Reuters) – Wall Street was mixed on Thursday as a selloff in Salesforce weighed on the Dow, while traders digested … Read more

Wall Street ends down sharply, hit by Apple and China worries

Wall Street ends down sharply, hit by Apple and China worries

Cyber Monday spending to hit $11.6 bln – report Crypto shares fall on BlockFi bankruptcy filing Biogen down after death in Alzheimer drug trial Indexes end: S&P 500 -1.54%, Nasdaq -1.58%, Dow -1.45% Nov 28 (Reuters) – U.S. stocks ended sharply lower on Monday after protests in major Chinese cities against strict COVID-19 policies sparked … Read more

Wall Street rises as Fed signals rate hikes may slow

Wall Street rises as Fed signals rate hikes may slow

Growth stocks bounce as Treasury yields drop Indexes: Dow up 0.29%, S&P 500 up 0.53%, Nasdaq up 0.93% Futures: S&P up 0.5%, Dow 500 up 0.3%, Nasdaq up 0.8% Nov 23 (Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes edged higher on Wednesday after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s November meeting showed interest rate hikes may slow … Read more

S&P closes at more than two-month high on retail, energy lift

S&P closes at more than two-month high on retail, energy lift

Best Buy up, sees smaller annual sales drop Dollar Tree drops on lower FY profit forecast Manchester United surges on sale report Dow up 1.18%, S&P 500 up 1.36%, Nasdaq up 1.36% NEW YORK, Nov 22 (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rallied on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 closing at its highest level in 2-1/2 months, … Read more

SNAPSHOT S&P 500, Nasdaq pare gains after explosion kills two in Poland

SNAPSHOT S&P 500, Nasdaq pare gains after explosion kills two in Poland

Indexes: Dow down 0.34%, S&P up 0.33%, Nasdaq up 0.92% Nov 15 (Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq pared gains on Tuesday after two people died in an explosion in eastern Poland near the border with Ukraine. Russia was pounding cities across Ukraine with missiles on Tuesday, in attacks that Kyiv said were … Read more

S&P 500, Nasdaq pare losses as investors digest Fed comments

S&P 500, Nasdaq pare losses as investors digest Fed comments

Fed’s Brainard signals slower rate hikes ahead Tech and growth stocks off session lows Biogen, Lilly rise on Roche’s Alzheimer’s drug failure Indexes: Dow up 0.31%, S&P flat, Nasdaq down 0.36% Nov 14 (Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq pared losses on Monday as comments from U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chair Lael … Read more

Wall Street ends higher as investors eye U.S. midterms

Wall Street ends higher as investors eye U.S. midterms

Take-Two, Lyft slump on downbeat forecasts Amgen climbs on cholesterol drug data Indexes: S&P 500 +0.56%, Nasdaq +0.49%, Dow +1.02% Nov 8 (Reuters) – Wall Street ended higher on Tuesday during voting in midterm elections that will determine control of the U.S. Congress, with investors betting on a political stalemate that could prevent major policy … Read more

Wall St down for fourth straight day on Fed rate hike worry

Wall St down for fourth straight day on Fed rate hike worry

U.S. initial weekly jobless claims fall Services industry growth slows Qualcomm, Roku slump on weak forecasts Dow down 0.46%, S&P 500 down 1.06%, Nasdaq down 1.73% NEW YORK, Nov 3 (Reuters) – U.S. stocks closed lower for a fourth consecutive session on Thursday as economic data did little to alter expectations the Federal Reserve would … Read more

Wall Street drops as Powell signals Fed not close to done

Wall Street drops as Powell signals Fed not close to done

Fed hikes by 75 basis points U.S. private payrolls rise more than expected Powell says Fed not close to pausing Dow down 1.55%, S&P 500 down 2.50%, Nasdaq down 3.36% NEW YORK, Nov 2 (Reuters) – U.S. stocks ended sharply lower on Wednesday, as comments from Fed Chair Jerome Powell shattered initial optimism over a … Read more