Dow Jones

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.

Aug 25, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

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.

Aug 24, 2015, 19:16 PM IST

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 .

Aug 22, 2015, 11:29 AM IST

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.

Aug 20, 2015, 10:47 AM IST

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.

Aug 05, 2015, 00:34 AM IST

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.

Aug 04, 2015, 04:16 AM IST

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.

Jul 17, 2015, 22:20 PM IST

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.

Jun 25, 2015, 06:19 AM IST

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.

Jun 19, 2015, 19:55 PM IST

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.

Jun 19, 2015, 00:15 AM IST

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.

May 19, 2015, 01:57 AM IST

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.

May 18, 2015, 23:59 PM IST

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.

Mar 19, 2015, 09:02 AM IST

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.

Mar 18, 2015, 06:14 AM IST

Tokyo stocks open 0.93% higher

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

Mar 17, 2015, 06:24 AM IST

US stocks surge ahead of Fed meeting

US stocks plowed higher on Monday as the dollar retreated and the market looked ahead to a Federal Reserve policy decision in the next two days.

Mar 17, 2015, 01:49 AM IST

Asian shares firm as U.S. stocks hit records; RBA in focus

The U.S. dollar hovered close to an 11-year high against a basket of currencies while Asian shares firmed in early trade on Tuesday, with sentiment bolstered by another record day on Wall Street.

Mar 03, 2015, 05:53 AM IST

What would the Dow look like if it included Apple?

It may be by far the most valuable American company but Apple Inc still can’t get into at least one exclusive club – the 30-member Dow Jones Industrial Average.

Mar 02, 2015, 22:31 PM IST

US stocks mixed ahead of Yellen testimony

Wall Street stocks were mixed in early trade Tuesday ahead of widely anticipated testimony before Congress by US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.

Feb 24, 2015, 21:53 PM IST

Market recovers from early losses, Sensex regains 29K level

The benchmark BSE Sensex pared its earlier losses and quoted higher by over 100 points in late morning trade Thursday, on short-covering.

Feb 05, 2015, 10:12 AM IST