The Stock Market Didn’t Hit Another Record Thursday Thanks to Bank and Energy Stocks


Wall Street retreated from records on Thursday, Oct. 12, as big banks started the earnings season on a bum note and a selloff in crude dragged the energy sector lower.  Benchmark indexes had flitted between gains and losses for much of the session before settling with modest declines. The Dow …

US STOCKS-Wall St scales new records on gains in Wal-Mart, energy stocks

* All three major indexes hit new intraday highs * Wal-Mart up after unveiling $20 bln share buyback plan * Higher crude oil prices boosts energy sector * Honeywell falls after detailing spin off plans * Indexes up: Dow 0.22 pct, S&P 0.26 pct, Nasdaq 0.34 pct (Updates to open) …

MARKET SNAPSHOT: Stock Market Poised For Fresh Records As Clock Ticks Down To Apple Event

U.S. stock indexes were ready to test records on Tuesday, with the focus set to shift to technology and Apple Inc., ahead of an event expected to deliver a fresh update to its coveted gadget lineup. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose 52 points US Stock Futures Climb Ahead of …

Stock market poised for fresh records as clock ticks down to Apple event

U.S. stock indexes were ready to test records on Tuesday, with the focus set to shift to technology and Apple Inc., ahead of an event expected to deliver a fresh update to its coveted gadget lineup. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YMZ7, +0.26

Wall Street’s Record-Breaking Streak Continues, Big Three Indexes at Highs

The records stretched into another day on Tuesday, Oct. 3, with all three major benchmark indexes carrying modest gains to new all-time highs.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.37%, the S&P 500 added 0.22%, and the Nasdaq gained 0.23%. The increases marked the Dow’s second closing record in a row, the Nasdaq’s …

Small Gains Put Dow on Track for Record, S&P and Nasdaq Tick Higher

Small gains on Wall Street on Wednesday, Oct. 11, put the Dow Jones Industrial Average at records, though any stronger moves would have to wait until investors get clarity from the Federal Reserve during the afternoon.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.09%, trading at records, the S&P 500 gained 0.07%, …

Wall Street Drifts Lower, Loses Record Levels, in Quiet Columbus Day Trade

Losses on Wall Street escalated as the afternoon wore on with investors given little reason to extend a record run that pulled benchmark indexes to all-time highs last week.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.06% on Monday, Oct. 9, the S&P 500 fell 0.18%, and the Nasdaq dropped 0.16%.  …

Dow Notches New Record as Walmart Sparks Consumer Rally

Gains in Walmart Stores Inc. (WMT) kept a rally in consumer names alive on Tuesday, Oct. 10, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average to notch new intraday and closing records.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.31%, the S&P 500 added 0.23%, and the Nasdaq was up 0.11%. All benchmark indexes reached intraday …