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Wall Street ends 5-day rally on renewed eurozone concerns

US stocks fell more than 1 percent on Wednesday after a hefty year-end rally and the S&P 500 erased gains for the year on renewed concerns about the euro zone's financial health.

Dec 29, 2011, 09:30 AM IST

Wall Street drops, S&P falls below 200-day average

The Standard & Poor's 500 Index was down 7.24 points.

Dec 28, 2011, 21:44 PM IST

Asian shares steady in thin holiday trade, US market eyed

Asian shares were steady on Tuesday in thin volume as investors took to the sidelines before US markets reopen later in the day from a long weekend and data which could offer clues over growth prospects in the world's largest economy.

Dec 27, 2011, 08:40 AM IST

Wall Street extends year-end rally, S&P up on year

Wall Street extended a year-end rally on Friday as the S&P 500 rose for a fourth day and turned positive for the year after a recent run of better-than-expected economic data.

Dec 23, 2011, 23:57 PM IST

Wall Street opens down as Europe hopes fade

The Dow Jones industrial average was down 10.67 points, or 0.09 percent, at 12,092.91.

Dec 21, 2011, 21:03 PM IST

Wall Street jumps as traders welcome Santa rally

Some of the strongest gains came in cyclical areas of the market, such as financials and commodity-related stocks.

Dec 20, 2011, 23:48 PM IST

NSE to sweeten Liquidity Enhancement Scheme from Jan 2

The National Stock Exchange will sweeten the incentives provided under its liquidity enhancement scheme (LES) for S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) derivatives from January 2 next year.

Dec 18, 2011, 15:24 PM IST

Wall Street rally fades after warnings on Europe

A rally in stocks fizzled, leaving major indexes with modest gains on Friday, as Wall Street was torn between hope that US economic data signals better times ahead and fear Europe's debt crisis will engulf world economies.

Dec 17, 2011, 10:15 AM IST

Wall Street falls as Europe anxiety lingers

US stocks fell on Wednesday with traders focused on a sliding euro and rising Italian bond yields as market anxiety over Europe persisted.

Dec 14, 2011, 23:06 PM IST

US stocks drop for second straight day

US stocks dropped all early gains and ended lower for the second straight day Tuesday after the Federal Reserve offered no immediate measures to boost the economy.

Dec 14, 2011, 10:13 AM IST

US stocks fall as rating agencies knock Europe’s fiscal pact

Stocks closed sharply lower Monday after doubt emerged that last week’s historic agreement to bind the budgets of European countries more closely together will solve the region’s financial crisis.

Dec 13, 2011, 09:56 AM IST

Wall St slides on eurozone deal doubts, Intel view

Stocks fell on Monday after the three major credit ratings agencies issued new warnings that European leaders have failed to take the coordinated action necessary to tackle the region's debt crisis.

Dec 13, 2011, 00:47 AM IST

Wall St rallies on EU deal but concerns linger

US stocks rallied on Friday, finishing the week higher after European Union leaders agreed on a plan to toughen the region's budget rules to help restore market confidence after a two-year sovereign debt crisis.

Dec 10, 2011, 08:49 AM IST

Wall Street falls after comments from ECB head

US stocks fell on Thursday after remarks from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi tempered hopes policymakers were priming a much-anticipated financial "bazooka" to tackle Europe's raging debt crisis.

Dec 08, 2011, 23:24 PM IST

Wall St rises on EU summit hopes

Stocks rose on Tuesday as investors bet European leaders would take strong steps this week to end the region's debt crisis, including bolstering its financial rescue fund.

Dec 07, 2011, 08:37 AM IST

Wall St up but warning on Europe chills rally

US stocks Socks gained on Monday, but the day's rally was dampened by news that Germany and other top-rated European nations could see their credit ratings cut.

Dec 06, 2011, 09:57 AM IST

Wall Street up for second day on brighter consumer outlook

The Dow and S&P 500 advanced for a second day on Tuesday as stronger-than-expected consumer confidence data and hopes for further progress on a solution to Europe's fiscal mess bolstered sentiment.

Nov 30, 2011, 09:07 AM IST

Wall Street open: S&P, Nasdaq rise 3% in broad rally

Retail stocks rallied after strong sales over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, with the S&P retail index advancing 3.2 percent.

Nov 28, 2011, 22:22 PM IST

Wall Street: Stock indices fall 1%

Stock indices briefly fell around 1 percent on Wednesday as policymakers warned Europe's debt crisis posed dangers to the global economy and on growing signs the contagion was starting to spread to larger European nations.

Nov 16, 2011, 23:16 PM IST

Hockey Olympians against Dow sponsoring London 2012

Hockey Olympians Vasudevan Baskaran and Charles Cornelius on Monday voiced their protest against Dow Chemical Company being a sponsor of the London Olympics.

Nov 14, 2011, 15:26 PM IST