• Wall St rises as tech rallies

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks climbed on Thursday as top tech names hit record highs and industrials rebounded. Fred Katayama reports.
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  • Wall Street bounces back; technology, industrials lead

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks climbed on Thursday as top technology names hit record highs and industrials rebounded from losses driven by trade worries the day before.
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  • Stocks rebound; technology rally leads Nasdaq to record high

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Technology companies soared Thursday as major U.S. stock indexes recovered the ground they lost a day earlier. The Nasdaq composite closed at another all-time high.
    Big names like Apple and Microsoft and chipmakers including Intel all made big gains as investors remain optimistic about the technology sector even though much of the market has been shaken by escalating tensions between the U.S. and its trading partners, especially China.
    Banks will begin reporting their second-quarter results Friday morning. Investors expect another round of strong profit growth for the whole...
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  • How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    Technology companies soared Thursday as major U.S. stock indexes recovered the ground they lost a day earlier. The Nasdaq composite closed at another all-time high.
    On Thursday:
    The S&P 500 index climbed 24.27 points, or 0.9 percent, to 2,798.29.
    The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 224.44 points, or 0.9 percent, to 24,924.89.
    The Nasdaq advanced 107.30 points, or 1.4 percent, to 7,823.92.
    The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks recovered 6.61 points, or 0.4 percent, to 1,690.28.
    For the week:
    The S&P 500 is up 38.47 points, or 1.4 percent.
    The Dow is up 468.41 points, or 1.9...
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  • Tech stocks touch record highs, dollar steadies as trade fears ebb

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks closed higher on Thursday as industrials rebounded and technology names soared, while commodities recovered and the dollar held steady after concerns over an escalating U.S. trade war with China took a breather.
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  • The Nasdaq hits an all-time high

    The Nasdaq hits an all-time high

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    All three major US indices rose Thursday, with tech stocks lifting the Nasdaq Composite index to a record high, as markets shook off an escalating trade war and eyed earnings season. The dollar and Treasury yields climbed higher.
    Here is the scoreboard:
    Dow Jones industrial average : 24,925.63 +225.18
    S&P 500 : 2,795.22 +21.20
    Nasdaq Composite Index: 7,823.92 +107.30
    Consumer prices in the US rose last month at the fastest pace in six years. Inflation jumped 2.9% from a year ago in June, the Labor Department said, partly bolstered by rising gasoline costs.
    Trump arrived in Britain for...
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