Tagged: S&P 500

LG halts sales of LTE connected smartwatch

LG has just revealed that it is halting sales of the recently-launched Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE smartwatch, citing a “a hardware issue which affects the day-to-day functionality of the device.” The watch was...

S&P 500 posts its biggest weekly gain this year

U.S. stocks advanced, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index capping its best weekly gain this year, as Nike Inc. paced a rally in consumer companies andEuropean Central Bank President Mario Draghi hinted at...

Stocks Jump, S&P 500 Closes at Record High

Stocks Jump, S&P 500 Closes at Record High

U.S. stocks jumped Thursday as the S&P 500 closed at a record high. The S&P 500 rose 9.13 points (0.49 percent) to 1854.29, breaking its previous high of 1,848.38 set on Jan. 15. The...

S&P 500 Hits Record High After Debt Ceiling Deal

S&P 500 Hits Record High After Debt Ceiling Deal

The S&P 500 hit a new intra-day high Thursday, a day after Congress voted to reopen the government and avert a default by raising the debt ceiling. The index was trading at $1,733 shortly...

How to Amass and Lose a Fortune on Wall Street

How to Amass and Lose a Fortune on Wall Street

English: Wall Street sign on Wall Street (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Remember one month ago, when the S&P500 (NYSE:SPY) was heading for 1500, and investors seem to think that equities are the best game in...