A late-afternoon splash of selling erases early gains, ending weeklong rally.
U.S. stock indexes finished modestly higher Monday, extending the market’s solid gains from a rally last week. Energy companies notched the biggest gains after the price of U.S. crude oil closed above $59 a barrel for the first time since
Finish erases losses from last week.
U.S. stocks indexes barely budged Thursday as the market’s three-day winning streak stalled. The benchmark S&P 500 index finished essentially flat as losses in communications, industrial and health care stocks outweighed gains in
Rally driven by positive economic reports.
Boeing’s woes weighed on movement, however.
A broadly rally led by technology companies drove U.S. stocks sharply higher Monday, giving the S&P 500 its biggest increase since late January. The latest gains also snapped a five-day losing streak for the benchmark index, which was coming
Weak jobs report, global jitters contribute to eighth loss in nine days.
As bull market turns 10 years old this weekend, it's never been cheaper or easier to buy stocks.
Technology, financial companies contribute to U.S. stocks sliding.