Wall Street surges to all-time closing high on earnings, economic revival

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street gained ground for the fourth straight session on Friday, extending a rally that pushed all three major U.S. stock indexes to record closing highs as upbeat earnings and signs of economic revival fueled investor risk appetite.FILE PHOTO: A street sign for Wall Street is seen outside the New York […]

Wall Street ends higher, boosted by tech, growth stocks

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Big tech pushed Wall Street to a higher close on Thursday, modestly building on a two-day rally as lackluster economic data and mixed corporate earnings sent investors back to growth stocks.FILE PHOTO: A street sign for Wall Street is seen outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, […]

Wall Street ends sharply lower as Delta variant sparks new lockdown fears

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A surge in Delta variant infections sparked a broad sell-off on Wall Street on Monday as investors feared renewed COVID-19 shutdowns and a protracted economic recovery.FILE PHOTO: A Wall Street sign is pictured outside the New York Stock Exchange in New York, October 28, 2013. REUTERS/Carlo AllegriAll three major U.S. stock […]

S&P 500 and Nasdaq end down after hitting record highs

(Reuters) – The S&P 500 and Nasdaq ended lower on Tuesday after hitting record highs earlier in the session, with investors digesting a jump in consumer prices in June and earnings from JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs that kicked off the quarterly reporting season.FILE PHOTO: The New York Stock Exchange is pictured in the Manhattan borough […]

Nasdaq hits record high as growth stocks rise; inflation data weighs

(Reuters) – The Nasdaq index reversed early declines to hit a record high on Tuesday, helped by a rise in growth-linked megacap stocks and as earnings season kicked off on a positive note, while a solid rise in consumer prices in June weighed on sentiment.FILE PHOTO: The New York Stock Exchange is pictured in the […]

S&P 500, Nasdaq open at record levels as jobless claims ease

FILE PHOTO: People are seen on Wall Street outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., March 19, 2021. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid(Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq opened at all-time highs on Thursday, boosted by shares of Tesla and other top-shelf technology firms as data showing fewer weekly jobless claims […]

Dow leads the way in broad Wall Street rally

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street surged on Monday, with the Dow set for its strongest session in over three months as investors piled back into energy and other sectors expected to outperform as the economy rebounds from the pandemic.FILE PHOTO: People are seen on Wall Street outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in […]

Futures rise after Fed-induced rout

FILE PHOTO: People are seen on Wall Street outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., March 19, 2021. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid(Reuters) – Wall Street futures rose on Monday as financials and energy stocks rebounded after hawkish comments from the Federal Reserve last week led the blue-chip Dow and the benchmark S&P […]