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U.S. stocks dive after brutal holiday-shortened session

Dec 25, 2018 - 8:31 AM

The Dow falls 2.9% to 21,792.20 after its worst week since the 2008 financial crisis

Wall Street stocks plunge in chaotic session

Feb 06, 2018 - 6:22 AM

(UPDATED) US stocks have been under pressure for the last week as investors weigh the risks of more Federal Reserve interest rate hikes following strong economic data

BLEEDING. The closing numbers are displayed after the closing bell of the Dow Industrial Average at the New York Stock Exchange on February 5, 2018 in New York. Bryan R. Smith/AFP

World stocks rise as Dow passes 20,000 points

Jan 26, 2017 - 8:25 AM

The surge is the latest sign that investors are brushing aside worries about Trump s bent towards trade protectionism and divisive social policies

A video board shows the Dow Jones closing above 20,000 for the first time at the New York Stock Exchange January 25, 2017 in New York. Bryan R. Smith/AFP

Dow breaks record as global equities rise

Nov 23, 2016 - 7:38 AM

The blue chip Dow Jones Industrial Average finishes above 19 000 for the first time while stock indices across the globe also rise

LOOKING UP. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on November 22, 2016 in New York City. Spencer Platt/Getty Images/AFP

Greek PM urges 'No' vote to strengthen his hand

Jul 02, 2015 - 8:18 AM

UPDATED Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis says the government may very well resign if the people vote Yes

REFERENDUM. A handout picture released by the Greek Prime Minister's press office on July 1, 2015 of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras addressing the nation about the referendum on July 5, 2015, during a speech broadcasted from his office in Athens, Greece. File photo by Andrea Bonetti/Prime Minister Of Greece Press Office/Handout/EPA

US dollar at 5-year low vs pound; rises vs yen, euro

Jul 02, 2014 - 8:47 AM

Fresh records in the US equity market lifted the dollar against the euro and the yen but it fell to a new 5 year low versus the British pound

US stocks rise despite Apple hit

Jan 29, 2014 - 12:01 AM

Despite a disappointing outlook from Apple US stocks moved higher in early trade

US STOCKS RISE. A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on the evening of January 7, 2014 in New York City. Andrew Burton/Getty Images/AFP

Dow, S&P 500 close at new record highs

Dec 24, 2013 - 10:36 AM

The new peaks come after fresh Commerce Department data pointed to a 0 5 increase in consumer spending in November the second month in a row to see a rise

HAPPY HOLIDAYS. Lights for the holidays illuminate the New York Stock Exchange on December 18, 2013 in New York City. John Moore/Getty Images/AFP

Dow closes above 16,000 for the first time

Nov 22, 2013 - 7:19 AM

The rise comes on the heels of buoyant economic data including a drop in weekly US jobless claims

RALLY. The Dow Jones settles above the 16,000 level on the heels of key economic data, including a drop in US jobless claims. AFP PHOTO

Dow, S&P 500 at new highs on Fed's easy-money vow

Jul 12, 2013 - 9:53 AM

The Dow surges to 15 460 92 the S P 500 reached 1 675 02 and the Nasdaq Composite zooms to 3 578 30 — all well above previous record highs

Stocks surge higher in historic week

Mar 09, 2013 - 8:14 AM

Wall Street spent the week hoping for record results then cheering record results and finally asking itself how long the good times can last

AFP Photo

Dow closes above 14,000 for first time since 2007

Feb 02, 2013 - 8:52 AM

The all time Dow closing high was 14 164 53 on October 9 2007