Market News

July 31st, 2015

U.S. MARKET Energy shares drag down U.S. stocks Drops in earnings for energy giants Exxon Mobil and Chevron prompted investors to dump energy stocks in droves Friday, which eventually weighed on all main equity benchmarks. The S&P 500 SPX, -0.23% closed 4.71 points, or 0.2%, lower at 2,103.90, with the energy sector accounting for most […]

July 30th, 2015

U.S. MARKET U.S. stocks pare early losses to end flat U.S. stocks ended Thursday’s choppy session little changed after data showed the economy picked up its pace in the second quarter, leaving the Federal Reserve on track to raise interest rates as soon as September. Trading action was marked by swings in either director as […]

July 29th, 2015

U.S. MARKET U.S. stocks end higher as Fed leaves September hike on the table U.S. stocks closed higher Wednesday after the Federal Reserve offered no clear indication of the timing of the next rate hike, but left itself room to act as early as September, citing continued “solid” gains in the job market. Policy makers […]

July 28th, 2015

U.S. MARKET U.S. stocks end sharply higher after 5-day slump A slowdown in China’s stock market along with better-than-expected earnings reports proved enough to spark a relief rally on Wall Street Tuesday, helping snap a five-day losing streak in the main U.S. indexes. Investors brushed off softer economic reports, while focusing on the two-day Federal […]