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U.S. stocks little changed Monday after Friday’s steep drop

U.S. markets opened little changed Monday following a nearly 275-point drop Friday that wiped out all of the Dow’s gains for the year. Just after the opening bell on Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 21 points, the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index added 3 points and the NASDAQ tacked on 20. Article […]

Stocks fall Thursday on European concerns

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks were weak on the open Thursday on European debt worries. Just before 10 a.m. on Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 25 points, the Standard and Poor’s 500 Index was lower by 2 points and the NASDAQ was […]

U.S. stocks open quietly Thursday as focus remains on Greece

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Stocks were little changed on the open Thursday as investors keep a close eye on developments in Greece. Just after the opening bell on Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 25 points, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index […]

Wall Street opens higher Friday fueled by a strong jobs report

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Stocks opened sharply higher Friday after the Labor Department reported the U.S. economy created jobs at the fastest pace in nine months. Shortly after the opening bell on Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average soared 113 points, the Standard & Poor’s […]

Major stock indexes post biggest January gains in 15 years

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – January was good for stocks and commodities. Major stock indexes in the United States closed out the first month of the year with the largest gains in 15 years. While the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 20.81 points Tuesday, the last day […]

Wall Street up Thursday on follow-through from Fed comments

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks opened higher Thursday as investors continued to focus on comments from the Fed and better than expected corporate earnings. Just before 10 a.m. on Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 66 points, the Standard & Poor’s 500 […]

Stocks little changed at the open Tuesday

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks were little changed at the open Tuesday after markets were closed Monday for the Christmas holiday. Just before 10 a.m., the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 12 points, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index and the NASDAQ were […]

U.S. stocks rise on jobless claims drop

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks gained some ground Thursday on a drop in initial jobless claims. In mid-afternoon trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was better by 118 points, the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index was up 10 points, and the tech-heavy NASDAQ, helped by […]

U.S. equities give up early gains Friday following three days of gains

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – The Dow Jones Industrial Average was off slightly in mid-afternoon trading on Friday following three days of triple-digit gains. Stocks initially rose in early trading following a better than expected jobs report. But downgrades by Fitch Ratings of Spain and Italy sent […]

Kellan Lutz celebrates launch of Abbot & Main clothing line

Anthony Jones – Celebrity News Service Reporter Los Angeles, CA, United States (Celebrity News Service) – Kellan Lutz, best known for playing Emmett Cullen and for wearing next to nothing, doesn’t just wear clothes sometimes. He designs them. Now he’s celebrating the official launch of his own line, Abbot & Main. Lutz was on hand […]