US markets news

US stocks mostly gain but market wary
APR 25, 2014
The S&P 500 advanced 3.22 (0.17 per cent) to 1,878.61, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average was unchanged at 16,501.65.
Apple earnings lead US stocks higher
APR 24, 2014
US stocks have opened higher after technology giant Apple announced quarterly earnings that bested earnings expectations by a wide margin.
US shares dip
APR 23, 2014
US stocks have opened lower despite positive earning reports form Boeing Dow Chemical and Delta Airlines
US stocks rise on big pharma deals
APR 22, 2014
A series of deals between Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline and Eli Lilly has helped boost US stocks.
US stocks edge higher on solid earnings
APR 21, 2014
Five minutes into trade, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 19.07 points (0.12 per cent) to 16,427.61.
Earnings, economy buoy US stocks
APR 19, 2014
Positive overall quarterly earnings and encouraging data protected US stocks this week from tensions over Ukraine and lower interest in tech stocks.
US stocks end mostly higher
APR 18, 2014
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 16.31 points (0.10 per cent) to 16,408.54 after several earnings reports met expectations.
Google, IBM earnings send US stocks lower
APR 17, 2014
US stocks fell modestly despite solid quarterly reports from Goldman Sachs, General Electric and other firms.
US stocks end higher after wild swings
APR 16, 2014
US stocks have bounced back to close higher after earlier losses amid concern over growing tensions in Ukraine.
US stocks open higher
APR 16, 2014
US stocks have opened higher after Johnson and Johnson, and Coca Cola reported solid earnings.