Dow up 0.4 pct; S&P 500 up 0.3 pct; Nasdaq off 0.02 pct (Updates to close) By Akane Otani NEW YORK, Aug 20 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended mostly higher on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 just missing a record close, after …
Investors might want to stop and thank the iPhone 5's clamoring herds for a boost to their stock portfolio this year. Shares of Apple (AAPL) have surged 74% this year, helping the S&P 500 (SPX) log a respectable 16% increase. Take Apple …
If the past few days of trading have you worried, here’s some perspective. Yes, US stock prices have been volatile in the short term. But over the long term the S&P 500 index—an average of the market performance of the largest publicly …
* New (KOSDAQ: 160550.KQ - news) home sales fall less than expected * Indexes: Dow up 0.04 pct, S&P down 0.1 pct, Nasdaq down 0.1 pct (Updates to afternoon trading) By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK, Feb 25 (Reuters) - The S&P