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UK stocks suffer sell-off, FTSE 100 slumps by 1.30%

 UK stocks suffer sell-off, FTSE 100 slumps by 1.30%

UK Market: The UK stock market has suffered a sharp sell-off, trading down by 1.30%, and is on track to close the week in negative territory. Omicron’s impact on the retail segment has taken its toll on the market today. The Office for National...

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US markets close higher, turbocharged by tech, energy stocks

US markets close higher, turbocharged by tech, energy stocks

Benchmark US indices closed higher on Tuesday, December 7, lifted by technology, energy, and consumer discretionary stocks in a turbocharged trading session. The S&P 500 was up 2.07% to 4,686.75. The Dow Jones rose 1.40% to 35,719.43. The NASDAQ...

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FTSE 100 nears 52-week high; Dow jumps 590 points, Nasdaq zooms 3%

FTSE 100 nears 52-week high; Dow jumps 590 points, Nasdaq zooms 3%

  • December 07, 2021 04:55 PM GMT
  • Abhijeet

US Markets: All the three stock averages of Wall Street extended the gains on Tuesday, 7 November, with the technology heavy Nasdaq Composite advancing 3%, Dow Industrials gaining more than 500 points, and the broader S&P 500 rising a little over...

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US markets rise, lifted by energy, industrial stocks

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...

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

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

  • December 06, 2021 06:35 PM GMT
  • Abhijeet

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...

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US stocks retreat after mixed jobs data

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...

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

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

  • December 03, 2021 04:20 PM GMT
  • Abhijeet

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...

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US stocks rise, lifted by financial, energy stocks

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...

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

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

  • December 02, 2021 04:34 PM GMT
  • Abhijeet

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...

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

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....

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

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

  • December 01, 2021 05:29 PM GMT
  • Abhijeet

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...

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