The Dow Jones industrial average has posted gains every Tuesday for the past 20 weeks, making it the longest winning streak for any day of the week since 1900.
Concerns about whether the Federal Reserve may scale back its bond-buying program and a sharp drop in U.S. stocks last week unnerved investors worldwide Monday.
U.S. stocks could be choppy Thursday as indexes across Asia tumbled into the red and European markets saw big swings.
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Stock futures were on the rise early Monday, as Wall Street looked set for gains following a three-day holiday weekend.
U.S. stocks rallied to fresh highs on Tuesday as investors picked up large-cap companies' shares on the expectation that central bank stimulus will propel the rally further.
The U.S. stock market may have fully recovered from the Great Recession, but the percentage of Americans who own stocks is still dropping.
Bank of America led a rally in big-bank stocks in mostly quiet trading on Monday. Stock indexes ended little changed, though the S&P 500 rose 3 points and set another...
Stocks are rising in early trading on Wall Street Thursday following encouraging news about the job market and higher profits from CBS, Facebook and other companies.
A batch of worrisome corporate headlines, coupled with ongoing fears about Europe, sent the markets tumbling on Wednesday.
The Securities and Exchange Commission approves a plan to compensate market makers who lost money in last year's botched Facebook IPO.
When the Dow started setting records, investors were expected to show their confidence by leaving the safety of bonds and sinking their money into stocks. It hasn't happened.
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It's impossible to predict how the Dow Jones industrial Average will move next. But we can look at the previous times the Dow hit record highs to see what followed.
The Dow has been setting records for the past two weeks, so why should you care if the S&P 500 follows? Because the S&P 500 says much more about the U.S....
Encouraging news from the job market pushed the stock market up early Thursday, putting the Standard & Poor's 500 index near its all-time high. The S&P 500...