Posts Tagged ‘sell-off’

Markets weak Wednesday on Fed anxiety

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Stocks suffered a sharp sell-off Wednesday morning as investors grew increasingly anxious about what the markets might do without additional stimulus from the Federal Reserve. Just after 10 a.m., the Dow Jones Industrial Average sank 147 points, the Standard & Poors 500 […]

Gold gains ground Thursday after steep sell-off Wednesday

Gold gained some ground Thursday after a sharp sell-off Wednesday. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

U.S. stocks rebound Tuesday after steep sell-off Monday

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks jumped right after the opening bell on Tuesday, trying to make up for the steep losses equities faced Monday. Just after 9:30 a.m., the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 143 points, the Standard and Poor’s 500 Index was up 16 […]

Lloyds in sell-off peace offer

The bank is willing to sell up to a third more current accounts than it needs to in a last-ditch offering to appease UK banking review View full post on UK Business Stories

Biggest commodity hedge fund loses $400m in oil slide

World’s largest commodity hedge fund is the biggest of several big hedge funds believed to be reeling after the recent unexpected sell-off View full post on UK Business Stories

Market alarm as US fails to control biggest debt in history

US Treasuries last week suffered their biggest two-day sell-off since the collapse of Lehman Brothers in September 2008. The borrowing costs of the government of the world’s largest economy have now risen by a quarter over the past four weeks. View full post on UK Business Stories

Trading cautious ahead of US payroll and earnings reports

The dollar’s bounce from early losses has delivered a mini sell-off in the metals complex, and a positive tint in US economic data and company reports has precipitated a turnaround in stocks View full post on UK Business Stories