10/24/14 - 04:26 PM EDT
The S&P 500 Index recovered much of the ground lost in an October sell-off, posting its biggest weekly gain of 2014
10/24/14 - 03:10 PM EDT
Investors overlooked weaker-than-forecast housing data and the potential for over two-dozen European banks to fail European Central Bank-administered stress tests on Sunday, driving the markets higher in midday trading Friday.
10/24/14 - 11:37 AM EDT
Instead of dealing with fiery and oftentimes combative activist hedge funds, semiconductor KLA-Tencor is giving itself a do-it-yourself balance sheet makeover.
10/24/14 - 10:23 AM EDT
U.S. stock markets rise slightly on Friday despite U.S. home sales for September missing economists' forecasts and a sharp revision downward in August sales.
10/24/14 - 09:16 AM EDT
U.S. stock futures are trading lower after Amazon reported weaker-expected third-quarter earnings and gave a disappointing outlook for the holiday season.
10/23/14 - 04:57 PM EDT
Stocks paired sharp gains after a doctor was rushed to Bellevue Hospital in New York with Ebola-like symptoms
10/23/14 - 03:50 PM EDT
Markets began to back off highs headed into the final hour Thursday after corporate earnings and leading economic indicators buoyed stocks through most of the session.
10/23/14 - 11:15 AM EDT
Stocks surged on Thursday amid strong third quarter earnings from Caterpillar and General Motors, and an unexpected rise in manufacturing activity.
10/23/14 - 08:47 AM EDT
U.S. futures are rising on better-than-forecast economic data from China and the eurozone, which may boost investors’ confidence in the global economy going into the end of the year.
10/22/14 - 04:25 PM EDT
U.S. stock markets closed lower after three straight days of gains after the EIA reported higher than forecast oil inventories.