Category: Markets

Stocks advance as traders keep an eye on oil

Stocks traded higher Monday, attempting to bounce from a sharp sell-off last week, as investors eyed low oil prices in a shortened trading week. The Dow traded higher and tried to hold gains of...

Apple crashes into bear market: $160B gone

Apple (AAPL) diehards who keep saying the stock “will come back” are going into hibernation today. Shares of the gadget maker closed down another 2.8% Friday to $105.93 — knocking the stock down 21%...

Fed in focus for Wall Street this week

“No prizes for guessing the main event of the coming week, as the conclusion of the Fed’s FOMC meeting on Wednesday is widely expected to bring lift-off for the fed funds rate, with the...

Dow falls 150 in open, DuPont plunges 6%

U.S. stocks opened sharply lower Friday as oil continued to decline and investors digested data and corporate news. In oil markets, Brent crude traded below $39 a barrel on Friday morning, down 1.2 percent,...