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Stocks higher Tuesday, Dow back above 13,000

Stocks rallied Tuesday morning, propelling the Dow back above 13,000. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

U.S. Dollar Was No. 1 Investment in November

Investors shunned stocks, worldwide bonds, commodities, and rival currencies to make the U.S. dollar the best play View full post on Finance Stories

Confidence index, Europe send stocks higher

NEW YORK — A jump in U.S. consumer confidence sent stocks modestly higher Tuesday. Investors were also encouraged by new efforts from European leaders to find more aggressive cures for the region’s d View full post on Business Stories

Egyptian stocks extend losses as crisis grows

The growing political crisis in Egypt panicked investors Tuesday, leading auithorities to temporarily suspend trading on the country’s stock exchange. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Stocks end higher Friday on Europe hopes and strong earnings

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter NYC, NY, United States (AHN) – The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared 2.3 percent, or 267.01 points on Friday ahead of a key euro zone summit over the weekend that investors hope will lead to a resolve to the euro zone sovereign debt crisis and was also buoyed by […]

U.S. stocks decline as August jobs data upsets

Jupiter Kalambakal – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Stock futures in Wall Street continued to drop Friday morning, sending the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index down for a second day after a Labor Department report revealing job generation flatlined in August. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 146 points at […]

Economic news mixed

Stocks mixed, oil up as July gets off to rocky start View full post on Business Stories

Resources stocks damp mood in Asia

Asian shares fluctuated as resources stocks fell on lower commodity prices, while Japanese utility shares remained under pressure with Tokyo struggling to contain the nuclear crisis in Fukushima View full post on UK Business Stories

Drop In Jobless Claims Push Stocks Up

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – The report of a huge drop in unemployment claims stirred a Wall Street rally on Wednesday despite lower sales of new homes and durable goods. The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 151 points or 1.4 percent to close at 11,187. American […]

Korean Hostility, U.S. Economic Downgrade Send Stocks Falling

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – The exchange of artillery fire between North and South Korea and the Fed’s bleak economic outlook next year sent shivers down the spine of investors and U.S. stocks sliding on Tuesday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 153 points or 1.5 […]