U.S. stocks closed sharply lower on Tuesday, falling for a second day as the first major sell-off of the new year intensified. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 361 points, with UnitedHealth as the biggest decliner. The 30-stock index …
NEW YORK — The Dow Jones industrial average punched through another milestone Tuesday, closing above 15,000 for the first time just two months after recovering the last of its losses from the 2008 financial crisis. Good economic …
Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) announced that it will exchange its 50% interest in Dow Corning Corporation for 100% of the stock of a newly formed entity that will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Corning Incorporated. The newly …
The Dow endured a volatile week during which the index hit a fresh record high. A fall in bank shares led to losses for the index on Monday. The index slipped on Tuesday following positive news from a major component. Surging treasury …
After days of extreme turbulence, Wall Street has calmed down a bit. The Dow fell about 100 points at the opening bell Wednesday before bouncing back for a 200-point gain. It’s a significant improvement following three straight days of …
NEW YORK, New York (AP) - The stock market slumped to its worst loss since August, giving back some of the big gains it has posted since the beginning of the year. Health care companies were by far the biggest losers on Tuesday. …
The Dow topped 23,000 for the first time in its 121-year history Tuesday, extending a bull market rally that began nearly nine years ago. This year has been full of milestones for the Dow Jones industrial average. The blue-chip stock gauge …
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes are closing higher as big companies turn in encouraging quarterly results. The Dow Jones industrial average rose more than 200 points Thursday, thanks in large part to a big gain in Visa, the Dow’s …
The Dow Jones industrial average isn't the best measure of the U.S. stock market, but as a symbol of capitalism and finance it is unrivaled. Taken by itself, the index represents only the common stock prices of 30 big U.S. corporations. …