Economy Jan 03Stocks take a beating after Apple reports iPhone sales slip
The rare warning of disappointing results from Apple stoked investors' fears that the world's second-biggest economy is losing steam and that trade tensions between Washington and Beijing are making things worse. The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 660 points.
Economy Dec 20Dow sinks more than 400 points as slowdown fears worsen
It was another miserable day on Wall Street as a series of big December plunges continued, putting stocks on track for their worst month in a decade.
Economy Dec 19Stocks dive to 15-month low after Fed raises rates again
The U.S. central bank said it expects to increase interest rates at a slightly slower pace next year, and also said it isn't planning any changes in the gradual shrinking of its large bond portfolio. But investors appeared to hope…
Economy Dec 17Second straight plunge knocks stocks to lowest levels in more than a year
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 507 points after a 496-point drop Friday, and all the major stock indexes fell at least 2 percent.
Economy Dec 14Stocks plunge on fears of weak global economic growth
Weak economic data from China and Europe sparked concerns about the global economy, prompting a stock sell-off.
Economy Nov 28Stocks make biggest gain in months as Powell hints at slower interest rate hikes
In a speech to the Economic Club of New York, Powell said that rates are close to "neutral," the level at which they neither hold back growth nor aid it. That relieved investors who feel the nine-year-old bull market could…
Economy Nov 20Stock market falls into the red for the year as tech giants sink again
Stocks dropped again Tuesday as losses mounted for the world's largest technology companies. Retailers also fell, and energy companies plunged with oil prices as the market sank back into the red for the year.
Economy Nov 19U.S. stocks slide as tech, internet companies sustain big losses
Apple, Microsoft and Amazon, the most valuable companies on the market, saw some of the worst losses Monday.
Economy Oct 16Dow climbs 547 points as stocks recover some of last week’s losses
U.S. stocks rocketed to their biggest gain in six months Tuesday following strong earnings from major financial and health care companies as well as encouraging reports on the economy. But even with the big gains, major indexes are still broadly…
Economy Oct 12Stocks rebound after two days of deep dives
Despite the uptick on Friday, major U.S. indexes still ended the week down about 4 percent, their worst weekly loss in six months.