Yellen’s speech in New York pulls stocks out of early dive

The Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 index both closed at 2016 highs Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen pulled stocks out of an early slump

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2016′s winner might shock you

Wall Street appears to have regained its mojo, with stocks in one month going from the brink of a bear market to their highest point this year. But that’s not

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ECB effect: Dow, S&P 500 flat as Nasdaq slips 0.3%

U.S. stocks gave up early gains Thursday as investors digested an array of fresh stimulus measures from the European Central Bank designed to combat weak growth and low inflation but

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Allergan earnings top Wall Street forecasts

Shares of Allergan (AGN), the pending merger partner of U.S. pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, rose Monday after the Ireland-based company reported fourth-quarter earnings that topped Wall Street forecasts. The company’s stock

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Fed minutes could shed light on rate hikes

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signaled this past week  the central bank will be reluctant to raise interest rates next month if global economic troubles and the punishing slide in

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Bank stocks take investors to the cleaners

It’s no surprise energy stocks are in a world of hurt — that’s what happens when oil is this cheap. But seeing bank stocks fall apart is the latest chapter

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Wall Street volatility rules as stocks retreat again; Dow drops about 50

Volatility continues to rule on Wall Street as stocks bounce around in choppy trading Tuesday amid oil weakness and global stock turmoil that saw Japanese shares fall more than 5%

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Fed hike in March? Nasdaq stumbles 2.2%, Dow off 223

Stocks dove sharply into negative territory after the Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that it has not ruled out another interest rate hike at its March meeting despite noting that it

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Record number of brokers barred, suspended in 2015

A record number of punishments were levied against bad brokers in 2015 by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (Finra), the brokerage industry’s personal regulator. In 2015, 492 brokers were barred

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Earnings give BlackBerry shares lift

Smartphone maker BlackBerry reported third-quarter earnings Friday. BlackBerry. Shares jumped in early trading after the company beat estimates on third quarter earnings and revenue. For the quarter, BlackBerry lost 3

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Dow craters 369 as slowdown reality sets in

U.S. stocks cratered in their worst day in months as investors are starting to realize global growth is likely to slow down. The market’s change-of-heart became clear Friday when the

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Tech investors don’t share Goldman’s Apple ‘conviction’

One month ago, Goldman Sachs added Apple shares to its “conviction buy” list, its highest rating for any stock. So far, though, technology investors haven’t embraced Goldman’s bullishness on the

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Apple fails yet again: $133.5B vanishes

Apple (AAPL) shares are falling hard yet again Monday – dipping below $110 for the first time since October – marking the latest failure for the stock and a new

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Global stocks mixed ahead of Fed meeting

Global stocks were mixed Monday as Wall Street looked ahead to a Federal Reserve decision this week that could see interest rates raised for the first time since the financial

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Atlassian shares quiet after big debut

Atlassian. Shares are up nearly 1% in morning trading, a quieter start compared to its Thursday debut, where the company’s stock closed up 32% to $27.78. The Australian-based software company

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Wells Fargo fund pro sees 10% gain in 2016

There is a lot of tension on Wall Street. The stock market has stalled near record highs. And the Federal Reserve is about to boost interest rates for the first

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