S&P 500 edges down on virus woes, slowing economy

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Wall St rises as earnings lift outlook

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks ended higher on Thursday, boosted by robust U.S. earnings and forecasts, while data showed the U.S. economy was above its pre-pandemic level. The U.S. economy grew solidly in the second quarter, putting the level

S&P 500, Dow rise as economic growth picks up pace

FILE PHOTO: A Wall Street sign is pictured outside the New York Stock Exchange in New York, October 28, 2013. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File Photo(Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the Dow indexes rose on Thursday as a slate of strong corporate

Fed shift causes rally in value stocks to wobble

NEW YORK (Reuters) -The Federal Reserve’s hawkish shift is forcing investors to reevaluate the rally in so-called value stocks, which have taken a hit in recent days after ripping higher for most of the year. Shares of banks, energy firms

Wall Street muted as eyes turn to next week's Fed meeting

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street stocks were mixed at the close of a languid week marked with few market-moving catalysts and lingering concerns over whether longer-term inflation could prompt the U.S. Federal Reserve to tighten its dovish policy sooner

U.S. stocks end lower ahead of inflation report

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street ended a see-saw session lower on Wednesday as market participants awaited inflation data for clues as to when the U.S. Federal Reserve might tighten its dovish monetary policy.FILE PHOTO: A street sign, Wall Street,

S&P 500 teases record closing high as retail frenzy churns

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The S&P 500 hovered near a record closing high on Wednesday, as institutional investors looked to coming inflation data for clues as to when the U.S. Federal Reserve might tighten its dovish monetary policy.FILE PHOTO: A

Meme-stock surge lifts AMC, BlackBerry; regulator signals concern

(Reuters) -Shares of AMC Entertainment and other “meme stocks” supported by individual traders jumped on Monday, extending a rally in social-media favorites into a third week as message boards hummed with talk about the potential to squeeze Wall Street short-sellers.FILE