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Stocks closed mixed on Friday with the S&P closing lower for the 10th time in the past 12 trading sessions.
The benchmark S&P 500 stock index slipped on Friday. As Fred Katayama reports, strong earnings from Procter & Gamble were offset by ongoing concerns about rising interest rates and geopolitical tensions.
Oct. 17: On a not seasonally adjusted basis, there were 106,100 total housing starts in September, slightly below our forecast of 108,200 starts. While the sharp decline in single-family permits in the South comes as no surprise, we’ll note that there was also a sharp decline in the West.
Investing.com - The S&P 500 closed just below the flatline Friday as upbeat earnings from corporates helped ease investor jitters about global growth.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks gave up an early rally Friday and struggled to another mixed finish as investors continued to sell former favorites like retailers. Household goods makers rose again as a week of choppy trading concluded.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 104.35 points, or 0.4%, to 25444.34 last week, while the S&P 500 squeaked out a 0.65 point rise to 2767.78, and even the Nasdaq Composite finished off just 0.6%, to 7449.03.
The major indexes finished well off their highs, despite big gains from Procter & Gamble and PayPal. And trade is becoming a bigger issue.
Weight Watchers International (WTW) closed the most recent trading day at $66.43, moving +0.58% from the previous trading session.
Stocks dipped on Friday, dragging a global index into a fourth consecutive weekly loss, while the euro and sterling rallied against the dollar after a report said Britain is ready to drop a key Brexit ...
U.S. stocks gave up an early rally Friday and struggled to another mixed finish as investors continued sell former favorites like retailers. Household goods makers rose again as a week of choppy trading ...
The U.S. benchmark S&P 500 stock index edged lower on Friday as strong earnings from Procter & Gamble Co were offset by ongoing concerns about rising interest rates and tensions over trade policy denting economic growth. Shares of Procter & Gamble jumped 8.8 percent after the consumer goods company reported a surprise rise in first-quarter sales. The climb in Procter & Gamble shares lifted the Dow and helped advance the S&P 500 consumer staples index 2.3 percent.
Our twice-yearly survey finds professional investors bullish on U.S. equities and economic growth, even with interest rates rising
The Shanghai Composite jumped 2.6% overnight, but the market is still way down for the year. Investors shouldn’t worry too much about spillover effects.
Stocks should continue to rise despite near-term volatility in the market, strategist Bob Doll says. Stocks were well off their session highs early afternoon Friday after falling Thursday. Stocks should continue to rise despite near-term volatility in the market, strategist Bob Doll told CNBC on Friday.
China stocks hurt by U.S. tariffs affect a narrow sliver of the population. But a crisis of confidence could easily infect a bubbly property market.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted 22.6 percent on Oct. 19, 1987, also known as "Black Monday," which amounted to 507.99 points at the time. A 22.6 percent plunge on the 30-stock Dow today would amount to a 5,735.76-point loss. For context, the biggest one-day point loss on the Dow took place on Feb. 5, when it closed down 1,175.21 points.
Investing.com - The Dow rebounded on Friday as Procter & Gamble posted stronger-than-expected earnings results, ending a week of volatile trading on Wall Street.The S&P 500 rose 13 points, or 0.47%, to 2,781.88 as of 9:38 AM ET (13:38 GMT), while the Dow increased 102 points, or 0.41%, to 25,482.37 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite was up 53 points, or 0.72%, to 7,538.93.P&G (NYSE:PG) was up 6.24% after the consumer goods giant reported diluted earnings per share of $1.22.PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL) was among other gainers, surging 9. ...
On October 11–18, US equity indexes had the following correlations with US crude oil December futures: the S&P Mid-Cap 400 (IVOO): 54.4% the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DIA): 53.6% the S&P 500 (SPY): 43.3%