Recent Stories By Caroline Valetkevitch:
Stocks drop on Fed concerns; U.S. oil jumps 8.8 percentAugust 31, 2015
NEW YORK (Reuters) - World stock indexes fell on Monday as a Federal Reserve official's comments added to investor concerns the bank may start raising interest rates in September, while oil prices...
U.S. housing stocks hit harder than benchmark in selloffAugust 24, 2015
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. housing stocks, which have been a bright spot in this year's market, were among the hardest hit in Monday's selloff.Amid concerns that the equity rout could hit the broader...
Wall St. edges up after upbeat data, Greek bailout agreementAugust 14, 2015
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended a volatile week higher on Friday after upbeat U.S. economic data and as euro zone finance ministers agreed to launch a third bailout program for Greece.All three major...
Wall St. ends flat as energy shares drop with oilAugust 13, 2015
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks finished flat on Thursday as a drop in energy shares offset a rebound in retail sales and stronger-than-expected Cisco results.The S&P energy index dropped 1.4 percent,...
Wall St. ends near flat after late-day rally August 12, 2015
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks rebounded in afternoon trading on Wednesday to end little changed as energy shares and Apple bounced back, offseting continued concerns about a slowdown in China.The S&P...
Wall St. slides after China's surprise currency devaluationAugust 11, 2015
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks declined broadly on Tuesday as China's devaluation of its yuan currency hit companies with a big exposure to the world's No. 2 economy and added to worries about the global...