US stocks close sharply higher, snap 3-week losing streak with gains led by tech-heavy Nasdaq

U.S. stocks ended sharply higher on Friday, with all three major benchmarks suffering three consecutive weeks of losses, as investors appeared to have priced in another giant rate hike of the Federal Reserve. How Stock Indices Have Performed The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +1.19% advanced 377.19 points, or 1.2%, to close at 32,151.71. The … Read more

Why is the stock market down today? Dow Slides, AMC Dives.

Text size Shares fell on Friday and extended their decline on Monday. Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images Stocks fall again as markets anticipate Friday’s Federal Reserve conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, where Jerome Powell could take a more aggressive stance on fighting inflation. In the midday trade, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell by 459 … Read more

Dow opens higher as Walmart and Home Depot beat forecasts

Text size US housing starts in July fell more than expected and to the lowest level since the start of 2021. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Shares were mixed at the open on Tuesday after earnings from walmart and Home deposit beat Wall Street forecasts, but a decline in housing starts provided further evidence of a slowing … 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

Why stock market bulls are encouraging the S&P 500 to close above 4,231

The S&P 500 index ended Friday above a chart level that provided a dose of encouragement to stock market bulls arguing that the bottom of the US bear market has been reached, although technical analysts warned that this may not have been a signal to go all-in on stocks. . The S&P 500 SPX, +1.73% … Read more

Why stock market bulls are encouraging the S&P 500 to close above 4,231

The S&P 500 index ended Friday above a chart level that provided a dose of encouragement to stock market bulls arguing that the bottom of the US bear market has been reached, although technical analysts warned that this may not have been a signal to go all-in on stocks. . The S&P 500 SPX, +1.73% … Read more