Posts Tagged ‘New York’

Stocks Climb As Dollar Weakens

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks sharply fell early in the session on Wednesday before closing higher amid the weakening of the dollar. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 10 points or 0.1 percent to 11,357. The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index added 3 points […]

Wall Street Retreats As Investors Turn To Gold

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks fell slightly on Monday as hedge-seeking investors went for commodities and sent gold prices up to a record high of $1,403 an ounce. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 37 points or 0.3 percent to close at 11,407. Boeing […]

Fed’s $600 Billion Economic Stimulus Plan Drives Stocks Up

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – The Federal Reserve’s announcement to buy $600 billion in bonds to stimulate the economy sent global markets rallying and U.S. stocks surging on Thursday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was back in the same height before the crash of Lehman Brothers […]

Dow Slides As Investors Turn Cautious Ahead Of Federal Reserve Meeting

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – A big drop in unemployment claims filings last week failed to keep the Dow from sliding on Thursday as blue chips investors were cautious ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting next week. Worst loser 3M, with its narrowed 2010 profit target, […]

Stocks Make Slight Gains

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks banked on rising consumer confidence to counter a slump in the materials sector and eke out slight gains on Tuesday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended 5 points higher to 11,169 on the strength of gainers Walt Disney, Wal-Mart […]

Stocks Rebound On Strong Boeing Profits

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks returned to positive territory on Wednesday after Boeing reported financial gains. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 129 points or 1.2 percent to end at 1,107 islands. The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index gained 12 points or 1.2 percent […]

Stocks Tank On Bank Of America Mortgage Woes

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks plunged on Tuesday after reports that Bank of America is being forced to buy back bad mortgages. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 165 points or 1.48 percent to close at 10,979, its biggest drop since Aug. 11. Bank […]

Stocks Up As Citigroup Q3 Earnings, Homebuilders’ Confidence Rise

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Improved homebuilders’ confidence in October and Citigroup’s $2.2 billion third quarter profit drove stocks up on Monday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 81 points or 0.7 percent to close at 11,144. Bank of America was the top gainer. The Standard […]

Stocks Tumble Over Foreclosure Probe, Hike In Initial Jobless Claims

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – A nationwide investigation of banks’ foreclosure processes and the rise of initial jobless claims to 462,000 in the latest week rattled investors and sent U.S. stocks falling on Thursday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 34 points or 0.3 percent to […]

Stock Market and Stock Exchange Basics – More Info To Help To Help You Master Stock Trading

Changes in stock prices aren’t entirely dictated by the health of the economy. A large part has to do with investor psychology and how it relates to changes in supply and demand.