Markets tanked Monday as investors assessed whether the global economy was moving away from the slow growth, low inflation and low interest rates that prevailed over the last decade. The Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index was off by …
The Dow Jones Industrial Average's recent rise has lifted many stocks in Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s portfolio. But Berkshire chief executive Warren Buffett is probably less thrilled with the rally in another Dow. Shares of Dow Chemical Co. have …
The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the view of The Hill The Dow Jones Industrial Average crossed the 25,000 barrier at the open of stock market trading yesterday. The index has advanced a staggering 285 percent …
The stock market, continuing a remarkable ascent that began in the darkness of the last recession, surged past a milestone on Thursday after a strong jobs report indicated that the economy might finally be gaining steam. The Dow
Far from being a hot tech stock, the best-performing stock in the Dow Jones industrial average (Dow Jones Global Indexes: .DJI) this year is a stalwart that action-seeking traders may not think about too much: Boeing (BA). Year to …
Seven trading days. That’s how long it took the Dow to rocket from 25,000 to 26,000. The market’s latest milestone, reached on Tuesday just after the opening bell, easily sets the record for the fastest rise between 1,000-point barriers. …
The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded above the 25,000 milestone for the first time in history as hopes for sustained global economic growth fueled stock buying around the world. Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson …
NEW YORK — The stock market closed sharply lower, extending a weeklong slide, as the Dow Jones industrial average plunged more than 600 points. Stocks ended their worst week in two years Friday, and the Dow's drop was its biggest …
A broad rally on Wall Street propelled the Dow Jones industrial average to close above 26,000 points for the first time Wednesday. The sharp gains also delivered record highs for the Standard & Poor's 500 index and the Nasdaq …
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