Stocks fall on dashed inflation hopes; The S&P 500 loses 3%

NEW YORK — Stocks tumble and disappointment hits markets around the world on Tuesday, following the sudden realization on Wall Street that inflation is not slowing as much as hoped. Them&P 500 was down 3% in afternoon trading, threatening to snap a four-day winning streak. Bond prices also fell sharply, pushing up their yields, after … Read more

Stocks end higher overall, snapping a three-week losing streak

NEW YORK — Wall Street added to its recent gains on Friday with a broad rally that snapped the market’s three-week losing streak. Them&P 500 closed 1.5% higher, its third straight increase, and ended with a 3.7% gain for the week. That makes it the benchmark’s best week since July. Big gains for technology companies … Read more

US stocks recover from lower open even as China raises concerns over global growth

US stocks rebounded on Monday afternoon as investors looked past soft data from China that led to a lower open for all three major indexes. How Stocks Trade The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.48% rose 135 points, or 0.4%, to 33,896. The S&P 500 SPX, +0.28% rose 12 points, or 0.3%, to 4,292. The … Read more