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Dow Jones opens 2nd largest operation centre at BSE after NY

Asia Index, a joint venture between S&P Dow Jones and the BSE, Wednesday opened a new operation centre at the BSE premises which is its second largest operation centre after the one in New York.

Jan 21, 2015, 21:08 PM IST

Dow jumps 213 points as US stocks snap losing streak

The broad-based S&P 500 gained 23.29 (1.16 percent) at 2,025.90, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index bolted 57.73 (1.26 percent) higher to 4,650.47.

Jan 08, 2015, 03:23 AM IST

Dow tops 18,000 for 1st time on strong US growth

The Dow stock index topped 18,000 for the first time Tuesday, rising in the opening moments of trade following a strong report on US economic growth.

Dec 23, 2014, 22:53 PM IST

US stocks soar to new record as growth accelerates

The Dow stock index climbed above 18,000 for the first time ever Tuesday after government data estimated third-quarter US economic growth at a spectacular five percent.

Dec 23, 2014, 22:36 PM IST

Dow, S&P hit record after GDP data

US stocks advanced on Tuesday, with both the Dow and S&P 500 building on a four-day rally to set new intraday records after an unexpectedly strong report on economic growth.

Dec 23, 2014, 20:49 PM IST

Tokyo stocks open up 1.92% higher

Tokyo stocks opened 1.92 percent higher on Thursday, buoyed by the dollar`s jump against the yen and gains on Wall Street.

Dec 18, 2014, 09:40 AM IST

S&P 500 hits record as tech rallies, but energy weighs

US stocks rose on Wednesday boosted by tech shares, with the S&P 500 and Dow industrials closing at records, while the energy sector was once more the largest weight on the market as crude prices continued to flirt with multi-year lows.

Nov 27, 2014, 02:56 AM IST

Global markets up on Japanese stimulus hopes; Wall St at new highs

Wall Street got additional lift from merger deals, rises in healthcare issues and benign US inflation data, with the S&P 500 and Dow Jones industrial average closing at new highs.

Nov 19, 2014, 10:59 AM IST

S&P 500 hits record, healthcare leads gains

US stocks rose in afternoon trading on Tuesday, lifting the S&P 500 to a record high as healthcare shares extended gains.

Nov 19, 2014, 09:01 AM IST

S&P 500 ends at record on M&A activity

The S&P 500 edged up to close at a record on Monday as deal activity worth $100 billion offset concerns about overseas growth after Japan`s economy slipped into recession.

Nov 18, 2014, 09:37 AM IST

Wall Street edges up; Dow, S&P hit fresh records

US stocks were little changed on Tuesday, as investors paused after a strong rally, but the Dow and S&P 500 managed to edge up to set fresh intraday records for a fifth straight session.

Nov 11, 2014, 22:24 PM IST

Wall Street climbs to new highs; transports rally

U.S. stocks edged higher in afternoon trading on Monday, lifting the Dow and S&P 500 to intraday highs after the indexes advanced for a third straight week, helped by railroad shares.

Nov 11, 2014, 01:21 AM IST

Dow, S&P 500 hit records in volatile trading

U.S. stocks edged up in a volatile session on Thursday, with the Dow and S&P 500 hitting fresh record closing highs on an indication that the European Central Bank would take more policy action if needed to boost a struggling euro zone economy.

Nov 07, 2014, 04:05 AM IST

Wall St extends gains late; Russell 2000 above key level

Energy shares, which led the charge lower on Monday, gave the S&P 500 its biggest boost. The S&P energy was up 2.3 percent.

Oct 29, 2014, 06:32 AM IST

S&P 500 posts best week since January 2013

US stocks closed out their best week since January 2013 on Friday, helped by earnings from Microsoft and Procter & Gamble and as concerns eased over the possible spread of Ebola in the United States.

Oct 25, 2014, 10:56 AM IST

Wall Street extends bounce-back; S&P above key levels

US stocks rallied on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 on track for a fourth straight session of gains boosted by strong corporate results, including Apple`s.

Oct 22, 2014, 01:59 AM IST

S&P, Nasdaq climb but IBM results weigh on Dow

US stocks were mixed on Monday as the S&P 500 and Nasdaq advanced, but disappointing results from IBM kept the Dow close to the unchanged mark.

Oct 21, 2014, 02:41 AM IST

Wall St ends sharply lower, S&P below key support level

US stocks ended with sharp losses on Thursday, with the S&P 500 suffering its biggest one-day decline since July, as Apple tumbled and the dollar rose to a four-year high.

Sep 26, 2014, 03:34 AM IST

US stocks sink on Ukraine crisis concerns

US stocks opened sharply lower Thursday as Ukraine crisis worries surged, offsetting upbeat encouraging US economic growth and unemployment data.

Aug 28, 2014, 21:14 PM IST

US stocks end lower as Ukraine, Gaza weigh on markets

At the closing bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 47.07 points (0.28 percent) to 17,053.11.

Jul 22, 2014, 09:46 AM IST