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Wall Street rebounds as corporate news offsets Italy

US stocks bounced back on Thursday from the previous session's steep losses as investors latched onto positive corporate and economic news, in the absence of a clear worsening in Europe's debt crisis.

Nov 11, 2011, 09:39 AM IST

Wall St sinks as European debt plight worsens

Stocks tumbled 3 percent on Wednesday in the market's worst day since mid-August as a spike in Italian bond yields signaled the European debt crisis had worsened.

Nov 10, 2011, 08:58 AM IST

Banks lead Wall Street higher as Berlusconi eyes exit

Stocks closed higher on Tuesday for a second day in a row as late-day news about Europe sparked an afternoon rally that erased early weakness.

Nov 09, 2011, 09:22 AM IST

Wall Street rally reaches third week; hopes hinge on EU summit

The S&P 500 posted its third straight week of gains on Friday, lifted by optimism before this weekend's summit of European leaders and strong earnings from blue-chip stocks.

Oct 22, 2011, 08:54 AM IST

Wall Street turns positive; financials lead

Wall Street stocks cut losses with major indexes turning positive in mid-morning trade on Tuesday, led by gains in financials and industrial shares.

Oct 18, 2011, 21:44 PM IST

Wall Street falls after China data, JPMorgan earnings

US stocks fell on Thursday as earnings from JPMorgan and soft economic data in China reinforced worries about a slowing global economy, giving investors reason to pause after the recent run-up.

Oct 13, 2011, 21:43 PM IST

Wall St extends gains on euro-fund optimism

US stocks rose on Wednesday as Europe's progress toward bolstering its financial rescue fund brought more battle-weary investors back into the market.

Oct 13, 2011, 08:25 AM IST

Wall Street climbs on Slovakia talks optimism

Stocks opened higher on Wednesday, putting the S&P 500 on track for its sixth winning day in the past seven on optimism that Slovakia would reach a deal to expand the euro zone rescue fund.

Oct 12, 2011, 22:45 PM IST

Wall Street higher; Dow up 0.06 while S&P adds 0.18%

Wall Street stocks rose on Tuesday as traders took positions in beaten-down shares ahead of the start of the earnings season.

Oct 11, 2011, 22:32 PM IST

Wall Street fends off bear to end higher for week

After nearly falling into bear-market territory, US stocks on Friday finished the week higher, building gains on encouraging jobs data and hopes that Europe is dealing with its debt crisis.

Oct 08, 2011, 08:59 AM IST

Wall Street hits 13-month low on Europe woes

Stocks slumped in heavy volume to a 13-month low on Monday as investors dumped bank shares on fears that Greece's worsening financial crisis could cause a large European lender to fail.

Oct 04, 2011, 08:31 AM IST

World stocks post worst quarter in 3 years

Global stocks closed their worst quarter in nearly three years on Friday on nagging concerns about the world economy and the lack of a credible solution to Europe's debt crisis.

Oct 01, 2011, 09:11 AM IST

US Stocks jump after positive job data, Dow up 207 pts

Stocks are soaring as trading opens after applications for unemployment benefits fell to a five-month low and the government reported that the US economy grew faster than previously reported this spring.

Sep 29, 2011, 20:05 PM IST

US stocks: Commodity rout pulls Wall Street lower

Commodity-related stocks drove Wall Street lower on Wednesday as stiff declines in energy and metals prices underscored investor concerns about global economic weakness and Europe's raging debt crisis.

Sep 29, 2011, 09:26 AM IST

US stock jump for 2nd day on Euro hopes, Dow up 225 pts

Stocks rose sharply Tuesday morning on hopes that European leaders are moving closer to a plan to contain that region's debt crisis. The Dow Jones industrial average rose more than 225 points.

Sep 27, 2011, 21:48 PM IST

Wall Street tumbles, Dow Jones down over 3%

US stocks tumbled on Thursday, extending losses for a fourth straight session, as the Federal Reserve's weak outlook for the US economy and disappointing data from China heightened fears about a global recession.

Sep 22, 2011, 21:15 PM IST

US stocks rally on hopes for Fed stimulus measures

Investors are pinning their hopes for the economy on the Federal Reserve.

Sep 20, 2011, 23:08 PM IST

Europe propels Wall Street higher for week

Stocks rose for a fifth day in a row on Friday and the S&P 500 scored its best week since early July on signs euro zone leaders were acting together to limit any damage from its sovereign debt crisis.

Sep 17, 2011, 08:47 AM IST

Wall Street cuts losses; Broadcom deal boosts Nasdaq

US stocks trimmed early losses to trade flat on Monday as European bank shares recovered and technology stocks regained their footing.

Sep 12, 2011, 22:12 PM IST

US stocks sink on new Greece fears

US stocks dropped sharply in the opening minutes of trade on Monday under the cloud of new eurozone worries and following steep falls on European bourses.

Sep 12, 2011, 20:51 PM IST