US markets rise, lifted by energy, industrial stocks

Benchmark US indices closed higher on Monday, December 6, lifted by energy, industrial, and financial stocks as Omicron concerns faded. The S&P 500 surged 1.17% to 4,591.67. The Dow Jones rose 1.87% to 35,227.03. The NASDAQ Composite was up 0.93...

FTSE 100 retakes 7,200; Dow jumps 685 points, Moderna dives 16%

US Markets: Staging a sharp comeback on Monday, the major stock averages of the Wall Street started in the positive territory with the Dow Industrials advancing more than 660 points, the broader S&P 500 gaining nearly 1% and Nasdaq Composite osci...

US stocks retreat after mixed jobs data

Benchmark US indices closed lower on Friday, December 3, capping a topsy-turvy trading week marred by concerns over higher inflation and the Omicron threat overseas. The S&P 500 slipped 0.84% to 4,538.43. The Dow Jones fell 0.17% to 34,580.08. T...

FTSE 100 struggles above 7,100; Dow remains flat, Nasdaq trips 1%

US Markets: Wall Street oscillated in the negative region on Friday with all the three major stock averages hovering in the red as market participants react to the mixed employment numbers presented by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. The equity la...

US stocks rise, lifted by financial, energy stocks

Benchmark US indices closed higher on Thursday, December 2, as stocks across all sectors, including financial, energy, healthcare, and technology, moved higher after Omicron concerns waned. The S&P 500 rose 1.42% to 4,577.10. The Dow Jones surge...

FTSE 100 partly recovers; Dow recoils 1%, Nasdaq slides marginally

US Markets: The three major stock averages of the United States started on the positive footing on Thursday, with the Dow Industrials gaining more than 1% in the wee hours of trading, Nasdaq Composite and broader share barometer S&P 500 adding mo...

US indices close lower, weighed down by tech, financial stocks

All key benchmark US indices closed in the red on Wednesday, December 1, weighed down by technology, basic materials, and financial stocks amid mixed global cues. The S&P 500 was down 0.42% to 4,547.63. The Dow Jones declined 0.69% to 34,246.34....

FTSE 100 strengthens above 7,100; Dow, Nasdaq, S&P 500 gain over 1%

US Markets: Wall Street indices advanced sharply on Wednesday, 1 December, bouncing back from the previous session’s drop with the three major averages gaining more than 1% each following the positive macroeconomic data with ISM Manufacturing P...

US stocks retreat on Omicron, inflation fears

US stocks slid on Tuesday, November 30, recording one of their worst performances in recent days as concerns over the new Covid-19 variant Omicron weighed on investors’ minds. The S&P 500 was down 1.90% to 4,567.00. The Dow Jones declined ...

FTSE 100 hits 2-month low; Wall Street crashes, Moderna slips 7%

US Markets: Wall Street extended the losses after opening lower on Tuesday, 30 November, as Covid-related worries kept the jittery alive with the market participating trying to ascertain the potential damage on the back of Omicron variant of Covid-19...