08/31/10 - 04:46 PM EDT
Despite a small gain in the final trading session of the month, the blue-chip index's 4.3% decline in August was its poorest showing in nine years. Alix Steel has The Real Story.
08/31/10 - 09:22 AM EDT
Stock futures were pointing to a lower open Tuesday as continuing weakness in Asia prompted global slowdown fears.
08/30/10 - 01:01 PM EDT
The October delivery contract for crude on the Nymex was falling 65 cents to $74.52 a barrel.
08/27/10 - 09:39 AM EDT
The Commerce Department revised its quarterly gross domestic product estimate sharply lower to a seasonally adjusted 1.6% annual growth pace.
08/26/10 - 12:54 PM EDT
Natural gas storage levels in the lower 48 states added another 40 billion cubic feet for the week ended Aug. 20, said the Energy Information Administration.
08/26/10 - 08:40 AM EDT
The number of new applicants for state unemployment insurance fell by 31,000 to a seasonally adjusted 473,000 for the week ended Aug. 21.
08/25/10 - 04:37 PM EDT
Crude oil stockpiles surged by 4.1 million barrels in the week ended Aug. 20, but oil futures shrugged off the news and ended higher.
08/25/10 - 10:01 AM EDT
The Commerce Department said durable goods orders, those enduring, long-lasting, manufactured goods, rose by a seasonally adjusted 0.3%, or about $600 million, last month to reach $193 billion.
08/24/10 - 05:05 PM EDT
The October delivery contract for crude lost $1.47, or 2%, to settle at $71.63 a barrel.
08/23/10 - 04:41 PM EDT
Crude oil for October delivery on the Nymex lost 72 cents to settle at $73.10 a barrel.