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Dow sinks more than 3% as virus fears intensify again
All the major S&P indexes were down, with energy leading declines as oil prices slid on the possible return of Libyan production and rising coronavirus cases.
Wall Street ignores political rift over stimulus in US, and why
The impasse between Republican and Democratic negotiators over renewed coronavirus relief proved no bar to the S&P 500 Index notching a third straight week of gains.
Australia shares see worst day in four months after Wall Street tech rout
Adding to woes, Australia's Victoria state reported a record 59 deaths on Friday, including previously unrecorded deaths in aged care facilities, while authorities suggested restrictions in the state may remain even after the current six-week lockdown comes to an end.
Wall St week ahead: Fed meeting in focus as stocks wobble and coronavirus bill stalls
The Fed slashed rates to near zero in March as stocks plunged on fears of the economic impact from the coronavirus, and has rolled out lending programs to support businesses and households.
Tech tumble jams Wall Street into reverse; sharpest one-day fall since June
Markets had soared from March lows, powered by fiscal and monetary support hopes for a swift economic recovery. But some participants said investors had become too optimistic.
Exxon downsizes global empire as Wall Street worries about dividend
Wall Street investors are even starting to worry about the once-sacrosanct dividend at Exxon, which in the 20th Century became the world's most valuable company using global scale, relentless expansion and strict financial controls.
Wall Street closes sharply lower on tech selloff
The bellwether S&P 500 slid more than 1%, snapping a four-day winning streak with its biggest daily percentage drop since June 26. All three major U.S. stock averages lost ground, with falling momentum stocks Apple, Microsoft Corp and Amazon.com weighing heaviest.
Wall Street Weekahead: Value bulls bang drum for cheap stock resurgence on Fed, vaccine hopes
The Russell 1000 Value index trades at almost 18 times earnings, up from 14 a year ago, and is up some 45 per cent since late March.
Wonderful world of Disney earnings surprise boosts Wall Street
Walt Disney Co's shares jumped 8.80%, to put it among the biggest boosts to the S&P 500 and Dow. The stock notched its biggest daily percentage gain since March 24 as revenue declines for Disney parks and media networks were not as bad as feared.
Wall Street closes higher as momentum stocks push S&P 500, Nasdaq to new highs
Communications services led the 11 major sectors in the S&P in percentage gains.
Nikkei ends at one-week high on Wall Street rally, weaker yen
All 33 sector sub-indexes on the Tokyo exchange finished trading in positive territory, led by highly cyclical airlines , land transport and shippers.
Australia shares rise most in two weeks on Wall Street rally
Overnight, the three major U.S. indexes gained between 0.7 per cent and 1.5 per cent as signs of a rebound in multibillion-dollar deals bolstered risk sentiment.
Wall Street jumps as traders eye M&A and stimulus
Microsoft jumped 4% on saying it would push ahead with talks to acquire the U.S. operations of Chinese-owned TikTok after President Donald Trump reversed course on a planned ban of the short-video app.
Wall Street rallies on vaccine bets, Goldman results
"The Moderna news woke everybody up again that this is not going to last forever, and there is light at the end of the tunnel. That is why you are seeing such a strong move today into those economically sensitive stocks," said Tim Ghriskey, Chief Investment Strategist Inverness Counsel in New York.
Wall Street surges, led by energy and materials
JPMorgan Chase & Co, the largest U.S. lender, rose 0.6% after it posted a smaller-than-expected 51% drop in second-quarter profit.