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US stocks edge higher ahead of busy earnings week NEW YORK: US stocks Friday finished a quiet day of trade with modest gains following a handful of mixed earnings report ahead of a busier economic and earnings calendar next week.The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 28.74 points (0.17 percent) to 16,943.81.The broad-based S&P 500 gained 2.89 (0.15 percent) at 1,967.57, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index tacked on 19.29 (0.44 percent) at 4,415.49.The market is in "wait and see mode" ahead of next week's deluge of earnings, said Art Hogan, chief market strategist at Wunderlich Securities. Giant bank Wells Fargo dropped 0.6 percent after second-quarter earnings of $1.01 per share met expectations, while Fastenal, which sells industrial and construction supplies, declined 4.2 percent after revenues of $949.9 million missed expectations by about $2.5 million.Next week's earnings calendar includes reports from JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, Yahoo, Intel and General Electric. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will testify on the outlook ...

US stocks finish higher on Alcoa earnings, Fed minutes NEW YORK: US stocks on Wednesday finished higher following a solid kickoff to earnings season from Alcoa and Federal Reserve minutes that signaled low interest rates for a while longer.At the closing bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 79.15 points (0.47 percent) to 16,985.77.The broad-based S&P 500 rose 9.08 (0.46 percent) to 1,972.79, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index advanced 27.57 (0.63 percent) to 4,419.03.Wednesday's gains were a partial bounce-back following two straight days ...
US stocks drop; Nasdaq falls 1.3pc NEW YORK: US stocks on Tuesday fell sharply with the tech-rich Nasdaq suffering the deepest declines as investors fretted over the prospect of higher interest rates right before the kickoff of earnings season.At the closing bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 112.90 points (0.66 percent) to 16,911.31.The broad-based S&P 500 fell 13.64 (0.69 percent) to 1,964.01, while the Nasdaq Composite Index slumped 59.71 (1.34 percent) to 4,391.82.Tuesday's losses were deeper than those suffered Monday, ...
US stocks drop amid warnings of a pullback NEW YORK: US stocks fell Monday, retreating from last week's records as analysts pointed to profit taking and to predictions from some experts that the market was due for a pullback.The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 44.05 points (0.26 percent) to 17,024.21.The broad-based S&P 500 dropped 7.79 (0.39 percent) to 1,977.65, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index declined 34.40 (0.77 percent) to 4,451.53.Some market watchers expressed nervousness at the latest surge in equity prices that ...
In quiet trade, railways and financials inch TSX higher TORONTO: Canada's main stock index rose in quiet trade on Friday, trading just off the previous session's record high as banks, insurers and railroads gained while US markets stayed closed for the Independence Day holiday.Those industries either gain directly from rising economic growth across North America or from the prospect of rising interest rates pushing government debt yields higher."The railroads are pretty much a coincident indicator. That is to say, if you get rising GDP ...
Dow, S&P 500 edge to records ahead of June jobs report NEW YORK: The Dow and S&P 500 edged to new records on Wednesday ahead the official US jobs data for June, with the outlook buoyed by strong numbers from the ADP private sector reportAt the closing bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 19.30 points (0.11 percent) to 16,975.37, while the broad-based S&P 500 added 1.23 (0.06 percent) at 1,974.55. Both notched records for the second day in a row.The tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index slipped ...
Dow, S&P 500 open third quarter with fresh records NEW YORK: Wall Street stocks on Tuesday barreled higher to new records, opening the third quarter with big gains following strong US auto sales and Chinese manufacturing data.The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 129.47 points (0.77 percent) to 16,956.07, while the S&P 500 shot up 13.09 (0.67 percent) to 1,973.32. Both were record closing highs.The tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index bolted 50.47 (1.14 percent) higher to 4,458.65.Analysts said the market was spurred by data that showed ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,001.22 0.22
Arrow Nasdaq 4,538.55 0.14
Arrow S&P 1,988.40 0.20
Arrow FTSE 6,775.25 0.04
Arrow DAX 9,339.17 0.66
Arrow CAC-40 4,252.80 0.93
Arrow Nikkei 15,539.19 0.30
Arrow H.Seng 25,112.23 0.47
Arrow Sensex 26,419.55 0.23

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