U.S. Stocks Surge After China Cuts Rates To Help EconomyStocks surged Tuesday morning on Wall Street, erasing some of the heavy losses of a day earlier, after China cut interest rates to try to boost the world's second-largest economy.
Ebola, Other Worries May Have Contributed To Rough Day On Wall Street Stocks were deep in the red again on Wednesday, although they did rebound from a mid day swoon. At the closing bell the Dow was down 173 points at 16,141. Earlier in the day it had dipped below 16,000 for the first time since February.
Dow Jones Sent Plummeting Amid Multiple Investor WorriesThe red flags were everywhere, among them weak corporate results, the looming end of stimulus from the Federal Reserve and tensions between the West and Russia.
Dow Jones Hits 17,000 For First Time After Strong Jobs ReportThere was a major milestone on Wall Street Thursday as stocks set new records.
Dow Hits 16,000 For First Time, S&P 500 Hits 1,800Stocks have been rising sharply this year as the U.S. economy improves, companies report bigger profits and the Federal Reserve keeps up its easy-money policies.
Stocks Break 15,000 For First Time After Hiring ClimbsThe Dow Jones industrial average crossed 15,000 for the first time, and the Standard and Poor's 500 index, a broader market measure, rose above 1,600.
Dow Jones Industrial Average Closes At All-Time HighThe Dow closed at an all-time high Tuesday, beating the previous record it set in October 2007, before the financial crisis and the Great Recession.
Late Rally Pushes Indexes Higher; Stocks See 2nd Gain In SeptemberA late afternoon rally pushed the stock market higher for only the second day this month.
3-Day Rally Ends Thursday On Wall StreetThe Dow Jones industrial average fell 170.89 points, or 1.5 percent, to close at 11,149.82. It had been up 85 points shortly after the opening bell.
Stocks Plunge On Worries About Weak Global Economy, U.S. Job Market And InflationThe Dow Jones industrial average at one point was down more than 500 points. It's now down 436 at 10,973.
Stocks Start Week Off On High Note Following Google's Purchase Of MotorolaInvestors hoping for relief from last week's volatility in the stock market found it Monday.
Dow Closes Up 125 Points Friday After Wild See-Saw WeekEven a survey showing Americans are dismayed about the economy didn't stop the gains on Wall Street today.