Stocks Rise, Erase Most Weekly Losses

Nearly every stock in the benchmark S&P 500 rose. It’s now up 0.6% for the week and has recovered from a from a sharp sell-off on Monday. The turnaround is more pronounced within the Dow, which is now up 0.8% for the week after having been down 1.9% for the week as of Tuesday.

Netflix Jumps 3.7%, Stocks Rise Broadly On Wall Street After Fed Statement

Stocks were broadly higher on Wall Street Wednesday afternoon after the Federal Reserve signaled it may begin easing its extraordinary support measures for the economy later this year.

Stocks Are Heading For Their Biggest Slump In Almost A Year

Stocks slumped on Wall Street Monday, mirroring losses overseas and putting the S&P 500 index on track for its biggest drop in almost a year.

Stocks Fall, Giving Up The Week’s Gains

It was a feeble ending to an up-and-down week of trading. The S&P 500 index lost 0.9%. The benchmark index had its second straight weekly loss. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.5% and the Nasdaq fell 0.9%.

S&P 500 Grinds to Another Record to Close Out Winning Week

The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average hit fresh all-time highs on Friday as both indexes capped off modest gains for the week. The Dow finished the day up 15.53 points to close at a record 35,515.38, while the S&P 500 added 0.16% and finished at 4,468, a new closing record. The Nasdaq Composite ticked up just 0.04% to 14,822.90.

CLOSING BELL

Dow Advances 464, Nasdaq Slips 5

Stocks mostly climbed Wednesday, except for tech issues, as inflation worries eased. The S&P 500 rose 0.6%, led by gains in energy and financial stocks. Technology companies fell, giving back some of their gains from a big rally a day earlier. The tech-heavy Nasdaq posted a small loss after an early gain faded.

CLOSING BELL

Dow Advances 369, Nasdaq Climbs 191

Stocks closed higher Wednesday as investors regained some more confidence. The S&P 500 rose 1.7% as the market bounced back from a sudden drop on Tuesday that snapped the index’s three-day winning streak. Crude oil prices posted their fifth straight gain.

DraftKings Debuts On Wall Street

The sports daily fantasy and betting website DraftKings debuted as a publicly traded company Friday against a backdrop of a near-complete shutdown of athletic competition around the globe due to the coronavirus pandemic.

CLOSING BELL

Dow Closes Down 14, Nasdaq Gains A Point

The stock market finished flat Friday after a wild start. Wall Street was unnerved by signs that the confrontation between the U.S. and Syria over Syria’s alleged use of chemical weapons on civilians was getting worse. One clear trend emerged: investors moved money into safer assets.