• Meet this year's Rising Stars of Wall Street

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

    Introducing the Rising Stars of Wall Street.
    Whether closing multibillion-dollar investments, making huge trades, or leading the future of crypto, this crop of young finance leaders are making an impact.
    It was hard to pick just 25 people. We received hundreds of nominations from bosses, colleagues, recruiters, and other people working in the finance industry. To be eligible, we asked that nominees be age 35 or under and distinguished in some way from the pack. Editors made the final decisions.
    We've included people with a variety of roles and experiences, from companies including Goldman...
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  • Markets Right Now: US stocks climb in early trading

    Markets Right Now: US stocks climb in early trading

    13 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - The latest on developments in financial markets :
    9:35 a.m.
    Stocks are rising broadly in early trading on Wall Street after several companies reported solid results.
    Chemicals maker DowDuPont surged 7 percent Thursday after its third-quarter profit surpassed analyst estimates.
    Health insurer Cigna also jumped 3.4 percent in the early going after its own results came in ahead of forecasts.
    The market is coming off its worst monthly performance in seven years after an October swoon erased much of the year's gains.
    The S&P 500 index rose 13 points, or 0.5 percent to 2,725.
    The Dow...
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  • Health care and banks lead US stocks higher for a third day

    13 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Stocks are higher Thursday morning as major indexes extend a rebound into a third day.
    Health care companies are rising after insurer Cigna topped Wall Street's expectations in the third quarter and raised its estimates for the rest of the year, while a big gain in AIG is helping send financial stocks higher.
    Strong third-quarter results helped stocks rally over the past two days. Chemicals maker DowDuPont also jumped after reporting a strong quarter.
    KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 index added 3 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,715 as of 10 a.m. Eastern time. The Dow Jones Industrial...
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