US markets news

US stocks rise despite growth fears
The broad-based S&P 500 gained 63.53 points (3.26 per cent) to close Friday at 2,014.89, notching the biggest weekly gain since December 2014.
US stocks end strong week on an up
The Dow Jones advanced 33.74 points (0.20 per cent) to close Friday at 17,084.49, while the broad-based S&P 500 added 1.46 (0.07 per cent) at 2,014.89.
US stocks rise on dovish Fed minutes
The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 138.46 points, or 0.82 per cent, to 17,050.75 at Thursday's close.
US stocks gain despite weak Adobe, Yum
Despite disappointing earnings news from companies such as Yum Brands and Adobe Systems, Wall St has gained after a terrible third quarter.
US tech stocks sink on EU ruling on data
Blue-chip stocks held their ground but US internet stocks sank after a EU court ruled cross-Atlantic data transfers were invalid.
US stocks jump on hopes Fed won't move
Confidence the US Federal Reserve will likely delay lifting interest rates after a poor jobs report has powered a jump on Wall Street.
US stocks end week higher despite gloom
US stocks have ended the week higher despite pessimism the US economy will not be able to escape the ripple effects of a slowing China and sluggish Europe.
US stocks jump despite weak jobs report
Stocks on Wall Street have notched up a solid close, despite weaker than expected jobs figures.
US stocks tumble on weak jobs report
US stocks have dipped off the back of a weak September unemployment report, showing the addition of just 142,000 jobs.
US stocks end bruising quarter on up note
US stocks have rebounded from recent falls to close higher, the Nasdaq Composite Index notching its first increase in seven sessions.