• Business Highlights

    11 days ago - By Chron

    Tech stock rally helps snap losing streak as rough week ends
    NEW YORK - U.S. stocks rebound and finish with solid gains after big losses the past few days, but the S&P 500 still finishes with its worst week in six months. An extended period of calm on the market has ended as investors worry about a surge in interest rates. The benchmark S&P 500 index is coming off a six-day losing streak. Apple and Amazon made big gains as technology and internet companies and retailers recovered some of their recent losses.
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  • Wall Street rebounds from sell-off

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street indexes snapped a losing streak on Friday and technology stocks came roaring back after a week of blistering losses. Fred Katayama reports.
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  • Global stocks rebound but S&P 500 posts biggest weekly loss since March

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    Stock markets worldwide rebounded on Friday after a multi-day sell-off but still registered their biggest weekly losses in months, while U.S. Treasury yields rose and the dollar held its gains.
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  • Wall St. rebounds with technology stocks leading the way

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    The U.S. benchmark S&P 500 stock index snapped a six-day losing streak on Friday as technology stocks recovered after a week of losses, with investors looking for bargains ahead of the third quarter earnings reporting season.
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  • How major US stock indexes fared Friday

    11 days ago - By Chron

    Stocks rebounded Friday, clawing back some of the week's steep losses, but the turbulent trading of the last few days left no doubt that the relative calm the markets enjoyed all summer had been shattered.
    On Friday:
    The S&P 500 index climbed 38.76 points, or 1.4 percent, to 2,767.13.
    The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 287.16 points, or 1.1 percent, to 25,339.99.
    The Nasdaq composite surged 167.83 points, or 2.3 percent, to 7,496.89.
    The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks added 1.30 points, or 0.1 percent, to 1,546.68.
    For the week:
    The S&P 500 fell 118.44 points, or 4.1...
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  • Dow Jones Industrial Average claws back nearly 300 points but still suffers its biggest weekly loss in six months

    11 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Dow Jones Industrial Average claws back nearly 300 points but still suffers its biggest weekly loss in six months.
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  • Wall St. rebounds from sell-off as tech soars

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street indexes snapped a losing streak on Friday and technology stocks came roaring back after a week of blistering losses as investors looked for bargains ahead of earnings season even as worries about U.S.-China trade tensions lingered.
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  • Global stocks rebound but remain on track for weekly loss

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    Stock markets worldwide bounced back on Friday after a multi-day sell-off but remained on track for their biggest weekly losses in months, while U.S. Treasury yields inched higher and the dollar held its gains.
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