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Wall Street ends week higher before Greece decision

US stocks edged higher on Friday, but investors stayed cautious before a long holiday weekend when hopes are set for Greece's bailout plan to be approved.

Feb 18, 2012, 09:52 AM IST

Wall St opens higher as Greek deal passes

US stocks rose at the open Monday, with the S&P 500 recouping nearly all of its declines from the previous session, as Greece's parliament approved strict financial reforms needed to obtain its latest international bailout package.

Feb 13, 2012, 22:20 PM IST

Greek deal leads to modest gains on Wall Street

US stocks rose modestly for a third straight day on Thursday after Greece reached a deal to secure a financial bailout, but investors were cautious after weeks of gains.

Feb 10, 2012, 09:15 AM IST

Wall Street edges up in quiet day; Disney down late

US stocks rose slightly on Tuesday, but with the outcome of discussions on a bailout package for Greece uncertain, investors are unlikely to make big bets in coming days.

Feb 08, 2012, 09:00 AM IST

Wall Street edges lower after string of gains

US stocks closed slightly lower on Monday as lingering questions about Europe's debt crisis and corporate earnings overshadowed growing optimism about economic growth after a five-week rally.

Feb 07, 2012, 08:43 AM IST

Nasdaq vaults to 11-year high on surge in jobs

A surge in hiring in the world's largest economy last month drove the Nasdaq to an 11-year high on Friday as optimism grew that the labor market is on a steady path to recovery.

Feb 04, 2012, 09:34 AM IST

Wall Street starts February strong on factory data, Greece

US stocks extended January's rally on Wednesday after upbeat global manufacturing data boosted sentiment and as Greece neared a long-delayed deal with private creditors.

Feb 02, 2012, 09:21 AM IST

Wall Street ends strong January on flat note

Wall Street closed its best month since October on a flat note on Tuesday as weaker-than-expected economic reports surprised investors after a stream of positive data in recent months.

Feb 01, 2012, 09:25 AM IST

Wall Street cuts losses on late buying

US Stocks trimmed losses to end little changed on Friday, as investors saw dips in the market as an opportunity to buy into what has been a strong first month of 2012.

Jan 28, 2012, 09:14 AM IST

Apple lifts Nasdaq in cautious market; Dow, S&P open lower

The Dow and S&P 500 fell on Wednesday as concerns over Greek debt talks halted a strong rally, but the Nasdaq rose on forecast-beating results from Apple Inc.

Jan 25, 2012, 23:28 PM IST

Dow and S&P 500 post best week since Christmas

Stocks posted their best week since Christmas, even with a mixed finish on Friday after strong earnings from tech bellwethers IBM and Intel contrasted with Google's disappointing report.

Jan 21, 2012, 09:00 AM IST

Wall Street rallies on China data

The Dow Jones industrial average was up 98.88 points, or 0.80 percent, at 12,520.94.

Jan 18, 2012, 00:30 AM IST

Wall Street ends near 5-month high before Europe test

US stocks held firm near recent five-month highs on Wednesday as investors awaited key bond market tests for Europe in the next two days that could determine the direction of the eurozone crisis.

Jan 12, 2012, 08:34 AM IST

Wall Street finishes up as earnings, eurozone eyed

US stocks ended slightly higher on Monday in a light-volume session as investors stayed cautious ahead of corporate earnings and key auctions for European debt this week.

Jan 10, 2012, 08:38 AM IST

US economy boosts Wall Street in 2012's first week

Stocks rose in the first week of 2012, even though news that the US jobless rate neared a three-year low did not whet interest in equities on Friday.

Jan 07, 2012, 10:02 AM IST

Wall Street buoyed by rallying bank shares

Banks led Wall Street to gains on Thursday even as Europe struggled again, a sign investors are betting a relatively strong US economy will help US stocks outperform other markets.

Jan 06, 2012, 08:51 AM IST

Wall Street flat as market brushes off Europe concerns

Major US stock indexes were little changed in a low-volume session on Wednesday, but some investors were encouraged to see equities avoid a sell-off amid lingering euro zone's debt problems.

Jan 05, 2012, 09:23 AM IST

Wall Street drops as focus shifts to Europe

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 28.04 points, or 0.23%, at 12,369.34.

Jan 04, 2012, 23:48 PM IST

Wall Street starts 2012 higher on signs of global growth

Hoping for something better than 2011's flat stock market, US investors pushed shares higher on Tuesday to begin the new year, though questions remain about whether a rally can be sustained.

Jan 04, 2012, 08:55 AM IST

Wall St rises, on track for slim gains in 2011

US stocks rallied on Thursday, moving the S&P 500 back in positive territory for 2011 ahead of the last trading day of the year, on more positive signals on the US economy.

Dec 30, 2011, 08:38 AM IST