US Stocks Edge Higher Ahead Of Jobs Report
March 05 2015 6:08 PM EST
Economists are looking ahead to the highly anticipated jobs report for February, due out Friday.
5 Things We Learned From Etsy's IPO Filing
March 05 2015 1:30 PM EST
The online marketplace for handmade and vintage crafts may become the largest IPO for a New York tech company in 16 years.
US Stocks Edge Higher After ECB Unveils Start Date For Stimulus
March 05 2015 11:03 AM EST
The European Central Bank announced its “QE” program will begin Monday, which will pump more than $1 trillion into the EU economy.
Wall Street's Rally Pauses Ahead Of ECB Meeting
March 04 2015 7:00 PM EST
Economists are looking ahead to Thursday’s ECB meeting that could reveal clues as to when it will begin its monetary stimulus program.
Winter Blues Are Weighing On Retail Spending: Fed
March 04 2015 5:13 PM EST
Harsh winter weather affected consumer spending in early 2015, while declining oil prices are taking a toll on energy firms.
US Stocks Decline As Crude Inventories Surge To Record
March 04 2015 11:37 AM EST
Oil prices also declined Wednesday after crude inventories raised concerns about oversupply.
Nasdaq Closes Above 5,000 For First Time Since 2000
March 02 2015 5:39 PM EST
The tech-heavy index closed above the psychologically important milestone for the first time since the height of the dot-com bubble.
Nasdaq Hits 5,000, Dow Leaps 100 Points Ahead Of Jobs Report
March 02 2015 1:19 PM EST
U.S. stocks rallied Monday as the Nasdaq hit the 5,000 milestone for the first time since 2000 ahead of Friday's highly anticipated jobs report.
Nasdaq Hits 5,000 Milestone For First Time Since 2000
March 02 2015 11:22 AM EST
The index continues to climb toward a closing milestone not reached since the peak of the dot-com bubble era.
Stocks Drop After US Economy Cools In Q4
February 27 2015 11:36 AM EST
U.S. gross domestic product, the broadest measure of goods and services produced across the U.S. economy, was downwardly revised for last quarter.
Nasdaq Comes Within Reach Of 5,000 Milestone
February 26 2015 5:03 PM EST
The index came within just 11 points of hitting the psychologically important 5,000 level last touched during the dot-com bubble.
US Stocks Drop On Mixed Economic Reports
February 26 2015 10:57 AM EST
The Dow fell Thursday as the number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits last week jumped by the most since December 2013.
Dow Closes At Record High
February 25 2015 6:42 PM EST
The blue-chip index finished the session at a new milestone ahead of Thursday's busy batch of economic indicators, including weekly jobless claims.
US Stocks Hover Near Record Highs On Fed Chair's Testimony
February 25 2015 12:49 PM EST
U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen continued to warn that a hike in interest rates would come later rather than sooner.
US Stocks Hit All-Time Highs On Fed Chair's Testimony
February 24 2015 11:27 AM EST
Janet Yellen announced the central bank would not be increasing interest rates for the “next couple of FOMC meetings.”
Home Depot's Profits Jump 36% As Housing Sector Recovery Gains Strength
February 24 2015 10:35 AM EST
The world’s largest home improvement retailer posted a 36 percent jump in quarterly earnings as an improving job market encouraged Americans to spend more on renovations.
Macy's, Target Earnings To Reveal Consumers' Financial Health
February 23 2015 3:17 PM EST
A steep drop in gasoline prices across the country is expected to boost retail spending at the end of 2014.
US Stocks Dip Ahead Of Yellen's Speech To Congress
February 23 2015 11:46 AM EST
Wall Street is looking ahead to congressional testimony from Janet Yellen who will discuss the U.S. economy's health.
Moody's Slashes Russia's Credit Rating To Junk
February 20 2015 6:24 PM EST
The credit rating agency cut Russia's sovereign debt rating to junk status Friday, citing Ukraine and the drop in oil prices.
Greece, Eurozone Strike Bailout Deal, Expiring In 4 Months
February 20 2015 3:38 PM EST
The arrangement will extend the country's bailout program for four months.