Stock Market Takes 200 Point Dive

The Dow Jones industrial average lost 200 points, dipping below 11,000 for the first time in nearly a month.


Stocks Slide As Investors Continue Sell-Off

Stocks are falling as investors continue a sell-off that began a day earlier over worries about the pace of the recovery.


Stocks Tumble On Jobs News

Stocks tumbled Thursday after two disappointing economic reports renewed investors’ concerns about the pace of the recovery.


Stocks Close Modestly Higher On Retail Reports

Stocks have ended a seesaw day with a modest advance after investors found some pluses in the day’s retail earnings reports.


Stocks Fall Sharply As Investors' Gloom Grows

Stocks and interest rates tumbled Wednesday as investors around the world took a bleaker view of the U.S. economy. The Dow Jones industrial average fell more than 220 points and all the major indexes fell […]


Stocks Rise On Jobs, Service Sector Growth

Stocks edged higher Wednesday after key reports on private sector hiring and the services industry provided reassurances that the economy continues to grow.


Stocks Regain Ground As Market Stays On Bumpy Path

Stocks held on to a tentative advance late Thursday as investors tried to reconcile another batch of conflicting economic signals.


Good News Gives Dow 3rd Straight Triple Digit Gain

The Dow Jones industrial average has had its third straight triple-digit advance after investors got some unexpected good news about the economy.


Stocks Rise After Earnings, Euro Bank Tests

Investors bought stocks again on the latest reassuring news about the economy. This time, the news was about European banks.


Stocks Surge On Upbeat Earnings, Forecasts

Stocks surged Thursday after another strong batch of earnings reports revived optimism about the economic recovery. Encouraging signs of growth in Europe added to the upbeat mood.