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S&P 500 closes at all-time high as tech shines, inflation jitters fade

 S&P 500 closes at all-time high as tech shines, inflation jitters fade

The S&P 500 Index closed at an all-time high on Thursday, October 21, helped by gains in technology stocks, while Nasdaq concluded the session in the green, Dow Jones slipped. The S&P 500 was up 0.30% to 4,549.78. The Dow Jones fell 0.02% to...

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US Stock Market Retreats Ahead Of Inflation Data

US Stock Market Retreats Ahead Of Inflation Data

The U.S. stock market benchmark indexes Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 closed lower on Tuesday, May 11, while NASDAQ Composite Index ended almost flat ahead of the inflation data. The Dow Jones lost 473 points on Tuesday while S&P ...

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Technology Stocks Drag Down US Market

Technology Stocks Drag Down US Market

The NASDAQ Composite Index plunged on Tuesday while S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average declined to close lower from their records set on Friday as technology shares dropped on all three indexes. Shares of technology giants Amazon.Com Inc. ...

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US Markets End Higher After April Jobs Data

US Markets End Higher After April Jobs Data

US stock indexes closed higher on Friday as markets saw a bullish trend across all sectors through the day after the latest labor data showed that the employment rate has marginally dropped in April. The Dow Jones rose 0.66 percent to 34,777.76, the...

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Dow Jones Rallies To New Record High As All Sectors Rise

Dow Jones Rallies To New Record High As All Sectors Rise

All major U.S. stock indexes closed higher on Thursday, May 6, with Dow Jones climbing to a new record high as all sectors rose amid a brightening economy. The blue-chip index gained 318 points while S&P 500 and tech-savvy NASDAQ added 34 points ...

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Dow Jones, S&P 500 Close Higher As Energy Stocks Rally

Dow Jones, S&P 500 Close Higher As Energy Stocks Rally

The U.S. stock market benchmark indexes Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 ended higher on Wednesday, May 5, following a strong rally in energy stocks. However, tech-savvy NASDAQ Composite Index continued its decline and closed lower. The ...

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NASDAQ, S&P 500 End Lower Weighed Down By Tech Stocks

NASDAQ, S&P 500 End Lower Weighed Down By Tech Stocks

U.S. stock market benchmark indexes NASDAQ Composite and S&P 500 closed lower on Tuesday, May 4, amid sell-off in the technology sector. However, Dow Jones managed to gain 20 points. Tech-savvy NASDAQ Composite lost 262 points and S&P lost 28...

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S&P 500, Dow Jones Close Higher; NASDAQ Ends Lower

S&P 500, Dow Jones Close Higher; NASDAQ Ends Lower

Major U.S. stock market benchmark indexes S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher on Monday, while NASDAQ Composite Index ended lower. Stocks in the basic material, energy and healthcare sectors performed well on S&P 500 and Do...

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Wall Street Closes Lower As Energy, Technology Stocks Fall

Wall Street Closes Lower As Energy, Technology Stocks Fall

Major U.S. stock market benchmark indexes closed lower on Friday, April 30, as shares in the energy and technology sectors were on downward trajectory. Stocks of technology giants including Amazon, Apple, Alphabet and Facebook were in the red. The S...

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US Stocks End Higher On Strong Corporate Earnings, GDP Growth

US Stocks End Higher On Strong Corporate Earnings, GDP Growth

All the major U.S. stock market benchmark indexes closed higher on April 29 following strong earnings update from corporates including Apple and Facebook, and the data on GDP expansion for the first three months of the year. The S&P 500 gained 2...

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S&P Ends Flat As Fed Keeps Rates Near Zero; Dow, Nasdaq Decline

S&P Ends Flat As Fed Keeps Rates Near Zero; Dow, Nasdaq Decline

S&P 500 ended Wednesday’s session at around yesterday’s closing range after the Federal Reserve decided to maintain its interest rates near zero. The index had rallied to its intraday record before slipping, while the Dow Jones Indust...

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