US markets news

Greece, growth worries keep cap on Wall St
The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 2.21 per cent to 18,010.68 points over the week, while the broader S&P 500 slipped 0.88 per cent to 2,107.39.
US stocks sag as consumer confidence slips
A first quarter contraction in the US economy and a lower consumer confidence measure have helped prompt Wall Street stocks to finish down.
Wall Street stocks edge lower
Data showing the US economy contracted at an annual rate of 0.7 per cent in the first quarter of the year helped prompt US stocks to open slightly lower.
US stocks open lower; Avago buys Broadcom
The Dow Jones was down 0.34 per cent in opening trade, while the S&P 500 dipped 0.13 per cent and the Nasdaq fell 0.08 per cent.
US stocks fall as dollar surges
US stocks have closed well down as the dollar rose sharply against the euro and other currencies following solid American economic data.
Wall Street stocks open lower
US stocks have opened lower the first day back after markets were closed for Memorial Day.
US stocks mostly up despite worries
The Dow and S&P 500 notched record closes this week before retreating a bit, while the Nasdaq ended less than three points away from its all-time high.
US stocks dip as Yellen predicts rate hike
At the closing bell on Friday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average had dropped 53.72 points (0.29 per cent) to 18,232.02.
US stocks mostly down
The broad-based S&P 500 retreated from Thursday's record, falling 3.74 (0.18 per cent) to 2,127.08 in early trade on Friday.
US stocks edge lower; CVS buys Omnicare
Five minutes into trade on Thursday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was at 18,270.55, down 14.85 points (0.08 per cent).