05/27/14 - 04:16 PM EDT
The S&P 500 closed at a new record amid and risk indicators were clearly positive: financials, small caps and techs gained while gold slumped.
05/27/14 - 02:52 PM EDT
There was a clear equation for Tuesday's gains: better economic data = healthy stock gains and a new record for the S&P.
05/27/14 - 08:00 AM EDT
Investors should cast their eye to a horizon of rising rates and adjust strategy accordingly, fund managers warn, pointing to sectors set to benefit from a strengthening economy.
05/23/14 - 04:19 PM EDT
U.S. stocks gained Friday as the S&P 500 set a record closing high after stronger-than-expected new home sales in April provided further evidence of a housing recovery.
05/22/14 - 05:37 PM EDT
U.S. markets closed higher Thursday after the release of better manufacturing data and a rise in existing home sales, which offset higher jobless claims.
05/22/14 - 04:25 PM EDT
U.S. markets climb as key discretionary retailers beat earnings expectations. Stocks benefit from better manufacturing data and a rise in existing home sales, which offset higher jobless claims.
05/22/14 - 03:33 PM EDT
Stocks cheered better manufacturing growth and a doozy of a Chinese IPO on Thursday, rebounding after a sluggish start amid higher jobless claims.
05/22/14 - 07:00 AM EDT
Investors still shirking the so-called Fragile Five economies risk foregoing rich returns, fund mangers say, pointing to a recent shift in the outlook for emerging markets.
05/21/14 - 05:25 PM EDT
Stocks closed higher after Fed Reserve minutes confirmed a brighter U.S. economic outlook albeit with the caveats around the domestic housing outlook.
05/21/14 - 04:34 PM EDT
U.S. stocks advanced Wednesday as investors parsed the minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee's meeting in April.