Topic: New York Stock Exchange
The Dow rose about 80 points, the S&P 500 rose about 11 points, and Nasdaq rose about 31 points. At closing, stocks were near session highs.
05/18/2011 05:43 pm
Oil futures drop below $98 a barrel. Gasoline futures decline even more. Oil futures now down 15 percent this month.
05/16/2011 06:32 pm
Stock market falls on technology slump. Nasdaq leads stock market lower with lowest close in nearly a month.
05/16/2011 05:58 pm
If commodities keep getting weaker this summer, airlines stocks will benefit
05/16/2011 03:36 pm
The Dow rose 65 points, and consumer staples and health care drove the S&P 500 up more than 6 points
05/12/2011 06:08 pm
After rising more than 75 points on Tuesday, the Dow dropped 130 points on Wednesday
05/11/2011 06:19 pm
Dow rises 75 points as stocks put together a three-day rally. But Microsoft falls after it announces purchase of Internet calling company Skype.
05/11/2011 12:19 am
Dow falls 139 points and S&P drops 0.9 percent. Investors wait for direction from Friday's employment numbers.
05/05/2011 06:30 pm
The Dow fell 83 points, and commodity prices fell due to concerns of an economic slowdown in the US, China, and India
05/04/2011 06:13 pm
Dow is virtually unchanged, while S&P and Nasdaq fall. Silver falls more than 7 percent.
05/03/2011 08:42 pm