iOS app Android app

Dow Jones

Stocks Decline After Huge Rally

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Stocks pulled back sharply Wednesday, erasing most of the previous session's big gains as investors grew concerned about the possibil...

US Investment Banks Seen Riskier Than Third World Countries

Reuters | Peter Apps | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Turmoil and uncertainty over some of Wall Street's best-known investment banks has left some facing rougher market conditions that price them as riski...

World Markets Tumble on Wall Street Drop

AP | TOBY ANDERSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — European and Asian stock markets tumbled Monday as investors reacted nervously to a steep decline on Wall Street Friday after disappoin...

Stocks Finish Mixed in Choppy Session

AP | JOE BEL BRUNO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street finished mixed in another seesaw session Wednesday after regulators allowed Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to buy more mortga...

Stocks Turn Positive After Ambac Report

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street staged a dramatic turnaround Friday, shooting higher in the last half-hour of trading after word that a bailout plan for ...

Stocks End Lower Amid Weak Economic Data

AP | JOE BEL BRUNO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — The stock market finished with a sharp loss Thursday after bleak readings on the economy heightened investors' fears of recession. Th...

News Corp. Board Member: Not A Potted Plant, Likes Camping!

Silicon Alley Insider | Peter Kafka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Last year, Rupert Murdoch thumbed his nose at erstwhile Dow Jones owners the Bancrofts by appointing a 27-year-old would-be opera singer, Natalie Banc...

Stocks End Lower After Bernanke Comments

AP | MADLEN READ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street retreated Thursday after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke predicted a "sluggish" economy until later in the year and...

Stocks Finish Mixed After Weak Data

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Stocks finished mixed as lackluster economic reports offered Wall Street little incentive to place big bets ahead of a long weekend. ...

Stocks End Mixed on Economic Worries

AP | MADLEN READ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street finished a dismal week with a mixed performance Friday as investors grappled with fears about insurers of distressed mort...

Stocks Close Higher After Uneasy Session

AP | MADLEN READ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street finished higher in an uneasy session Monday as retail and homebuilders stocks rose on expectations for more interest rate...

Stocks End Higher on Upbeat Sales Data

AP | JOE BEL BRUNO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street moved sharply higher Wednesday after the Commerce Department reported an unexpected increase in retail sales last month a...

Stocks Finish Higher After Fitful Day

AP | MADLEN READ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street finished moderately higher in fitful trading Thursday as investors, still nervous about the economy, decided to buy back ...

Chevron, BofA Join Dow Industrials

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Bank of America Corp. and Chevron Corp. will replace tobacco company Altria Group Inc. and manufacturer Honeywell International Inc. ...

Wall Street Rallies on Buffett News

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street finished mostly higher Tuesday after billionaire investor Warren Buffett offered to help out troubled bond insurers, easi...

Stocks Extend Tuesday's Drop

AP | MADLEN READ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street pulled back for the third straight day Wednesday as investors still uneasy about the economy sold off after a Federal Res...

Stocks Plunge on Service Sector Weakness

AP | MADLEN READ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street plunged Tuesday, driving the Dow Jones industrials down 370 points after investors saw an unexpected contraction in the s...

Stocks Extend Tuesday's Drop

AP | MADLEN READ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street pulled back for the third straight day Wednesday as investors still uneasy about the economy sold off after a Federal Res...

Stocks Rise on Rate Cut Hopes

AP | MADLEN READ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — A jittery Wall Street advanced Monday, reversing some of Friday's sharp losses as investors took a dismal new home sales report as a ...

Stocks Recover From Sharp Losses

AP | MADLEN READ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — It started with another stomach-turning drop at the open, and a loss of more than 300 points by midday. Then stocks changed course, r...

Stocks Extend Plunge; Dow Falls 306

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street extended its 2008 plunge Thursday, sending the Dow Jones industrials down 306 points and to their lowest level since last...

Bernanke Testimony Drives Stocks Down

AP | Leslie Wines | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Stocks gave up mild gains and turned lower Thursday after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the risks of an economic downturn are more pronou...

Stocks Dive, Then Rebound After Fed Cut

AP | MADLEN READ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — The opening bell hadn't even sounded on Wall Street when the Federal Reserve announced an emergency interest-rate cut. The Dow Jones ...

Stocks Slide On Negative Citi News

AP | LESLIE WINES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Stocks skidded Tuesday after weak economic news and a disappointing quarterly report from Citigroup Inc. signaled Wall Street's worries about the econ...

Stock Prices Drop For Second Straight Day

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Dow Jones industrial average has dropped 52.10 to 12,546.08 in the opening minutes of trading today, after falling 277.04 yesterday. The losses fo...