Wall Street continues recent decline as biotechs, oil drop

U.S. stocks extended their recent slide on Monday with declines in biotechs and energy shares, while caution ahead of earnings season also weighed on the market.

Dow Jones index's start to 2016 worst in at least 120 years

The 5.2 percent drop in the Dow in the first four days of 2016 was its worst such beginning since at least 1896.

US stocks fluctuate amid upbeat data

This increase followed a 0.8-percent September decrease.

US stocks plunge on Fed rate hike uncertainties

 US stocks suffered big losses on Monday, as uncertainties about the timing of US interest rate hikes weighed on Wall Street sentiment.

Wall Street is for sale - but is it cheap?

During more than a week of stock market sell-offs, investors have been exhorted to use declines to pick up bargains - and with a 7.7 percent drop on the S&P 500 since August 17, stocks have certainly gotten less expensive.

Wall Street posts biggest rally of the year

The Nasdaq composite index led the way with a 3.2 percent rise, boosted by Apple`s 5.7 percent gain to $108.96. The stock slumped as much as 13 percent on Monday.

China impact: Wall Street opens in red, Dow Jones falls 1,000 points

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 955.93 points, or 5.81 percent, to 15,503.82, the S&P 500 lost 94.92 points, or 4.82 percent, to 1,875.97 and the Nasdaq composite dropped 378.08 points, or 8.03 percent, to 4,327.96.

Watch: Global market slowdown intensifies fears

World stock markets tumbled towards their worst week of the year on Friday and commodities had another bruising day .

Watch: Change in role of global market indexes

The video tells about two weeks series looking at the rise and role of indexes in setting market prices around the world.

Apple and interest rate jitters weigh on Wall Street

Wall Street extended losses on Tuesday as investors worried about a rise in interest rates while Apple`s shares hit their lowest in over six months.

Weak oil prices, China worries drag Wall Street lower

Wall Street ended lower on Monday as tumbling oil prices dragged energy shares to a three-year low and factory data from China raised concerns about the world`s second-biggest economy.

Nasdaq hits record high; energy weighs on S&P, Dow

The Nasdaq composite hit a record high on Friday on strong results from Google, while the Dow and the S&P 500 fell, dragged down by Boeing and energy stocks.

US stocks retreat as Greece talks stall

US stocks followed European equity markets lower Wednesday, dropping sharply on signs of fresh problems in talks between Greece and its international creditors aimed at preventing a Greek debt default.

Wall Street mixed at open after Nasdaq's record high

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 25.66 points, or 0.14 percent, to 18,090.18, the S&P 500 lost 1.48 points, or 0.07 percent, to 2,119.76 but the Nasdaq Composite added 6.43 points, or 0.13 percent, to 5,139.38.

News Corp`s WSJ seeing cuts, shifting resources

News Corp`s WSJ seeing cuts, shifting resources

The Wall Street Journal and its Dow Jones parent announced Thursday an unspecified number of job cuts and the closing of some foreign bureaus as they shift resources into digital.

Dow, S&P close at record highs as rate-hike angst abates

The Dow Jones industrial average and S&P 500 ended at record highs on Monday, helped by a rally in Apple as well as tepid economic data suggesting the Federal Reserve may wait to raise interest rates.

Dow, S&P hit record highs as rate-hike worries fade

The Dow Jones industrial average and S&P 500 hit record highs on Monday, helped by a rally in Apple as well as weak economic data suggesting the Federal Reserve may wait to raise interest rates.

US shares, oil jump after Fed statement

Stocks on Wall Street rallied and oil prices jumped as much as 6 percent on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve indicated it preferred a more gradual path to normalizing US interest rates even as it moved towards its first rate hike in almost a decade.

Tokyo stocks open down 0.17%

Tokyo stocks opened 0.17 percent lower on Wednesday as caution grew following recent advances and ahead of a policy announcement by the US central bank.

Tokyo stocks open 0.93% higher

Tokyo stocks opened 0.93 percent higher on Tuesday following a positive lead from Wall Street.