NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks headed higher in afternoon trading Tuesday as investors closed out their positions on the last day of 2013. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index was headed for its best annual […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Good news was finally good news for the stock market on Friday. Stocks rose sharply after the government reported a fourth straight month of solid U.S. job gains, the latest encouraging […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Trading on the Nasdaq stock exchange resumed Thursday after a three-hour halt caused by a technical glitch. Other exchanges were operating normally. Nasdaq trading resumed at 3:25 p.m. EDT after being […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Strong housing and earnings reports helped stocks rebound from their worst day of the year. The Dow Jones rose 157.58 points, winning back more than half of the 265 points it lost a day earlier.