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US stocks close higher on strong earnings reports

 US stocks close higher on strong earnings reports

Benchmark US indices closed higher on Thursday, October 14, boosted by strong quarterly results of major banks and upbeat economic data that helped alleviate investors’ concerns. The S&P 500 was up 1.71% to 4438.26. The Dow Jones rose 1.56...

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US Markets Close Lower As Tech, Telecom Stocks Retreat

US Markets Close Lower As Tech, Telecom Stocks Retreat

US stock markets retreated for the second day on Tuesday despite some advances made by technology stocks to hold off the slide as inflation woes continued to weigh on investors' mind. The S&P 500 was down 0.85% to 4,127.83. The Dow Jones shed 0....

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US Stock Markets Slip On Fears Of Rising Inflation, Rate Hike

US Stock Markets Slip On Fears Of Rising Inflation, Rate Hike

All major benchmark US stock indices edged lower on Monday, May 17, dragged down by blue-chip and technology stocks as concerns over rising inflation in the US weighed on the investors' mind. The S&P 500 was down 0.25% to 4,163.29. The Dow Jones...

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US Markets End Higher After Volatile Week; Tech, Energy Stocks Advance

US Markets End Higher After Volatile Week; Tech, Energy Stocks Advance

All major US stock indexes closed higher on Friday, ending a volatile week that saw a steep decline in the blue-chip and technology stocks amid a positive economic outlook. The S&P 500 rose 0.52% to 3909.52. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gain...

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US Stock Market Rebounds From Wednesday’s Slump

US Stock Market Rebounds From Wednesday’s Slump

The benchmark U.S. stock indexes S&P 500, Dow Jones, and the NASDAQ Composite staged a comeback on Thursday, May 13, snapping a three-day losing streak. The blue-chip index Dow Jones gained 434 on Thursday while S&P 500 and tech-savvy NASDAQ...

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US Stock Market Tumbles As Inflation Peaks 13 Year High

US Stock Market Tumbles As Inflation Peaks 13 Year High

All the major U.S. stock market benchmark indexes plunged on Wednesday, May 12, as the consumer price index in April saw the highest growth in 13 years. The higher inflation data has sparked concerns among the investors over the possibility of the F...

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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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