Topic: S&P 500
Stocks calmed down after Monday's big declines. Stocks on the Dow gained 69 points by noon Tuesday.
12/13/2011 01:15 pm
Stock market falls sharply, with the Dow losing 162 points, after two big ratings agencies said the fiscal pact between European leaders would make little difference in solving the region's debt problems. Intel's lower fourth-quarter guidance dragged the stock market down further.
12/12/2011 04:59 pm
The Dow gained 186 points to close at 12184 Friday after a deal to forge stronger ties between most of Europe's economies sent stocks sharply higher
12/09/2011 05:40 pm
Euro deal would centralize oversight over European Union nations' budgets. The euro deal boosted the Dow 173 points in midday trading, but Britain is a holdout and euro agreements in the past have ultimately disappointed investors.
12/09/2011 12:31 pm
US stocks on the Dow dropped 198 points to close at 11997 after the head of the European Central Bank said there was no plan for purchases of European government bonds. The drop in US stocks was the worst since November.
12/08/2011 05:14 pm
Forex trading sees euro selling off after European Central Bank says it has no plan to buy European government bonds. Euro falls to $1.33 in forex market.
12/08/2011 11:10 am
European Central Bank cuts interest rates but says it has no plan for large-scale purchases of European government bonds. Shares on Wall Street fall in early trading.
12/08/2011 10:31 am
The Dow rose 46 points to close at 12196.37 as optimism about a European debt crisis summit rose and fell
12/07/2011 06:21 pm
The Dow rose 52 points to close at 12150 following a report that European leaders are considering more aggressive programs to bail out weaker countries in the region.
12/06/2011 05:22 pm
Stock market prices in Europe and much of Asia are buoyed as Merkel and Sarkozy meet in Paris to discuss closer political, economic union. But the stock market in China fall on its worsening economic outlook.
12/05/2011 07:14 am