| Aug 5, 2011
| 11:09 AM
NEW YORK -- Stock moved violently throughout Friday's session, the Dow swinging more than 400 points in the session, as investors weighed a strong U.S. jobs report and a step towards resolving Europe's escalating debt problems.
The Dow Jones industrial...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 7:48 AM
Thanks in part to good news from Washington, Wall Street opened significantly higher today, following its worse close in nearly three years yesterday.
U.S. stocks rose more than 1 percent at the open on Friday after the July payrolls report showed that...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 7:47 AM
NEW YORK -- Turmoil returned to U.S. stock markets at Thursday's open as renewed concerns about the U.S. and global economies sent major indexes plunging and pushed gold to a new record high.
The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 480 points, or 4.2%,...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 3:07 AM
Asian stocks gained ground Tuesday afternoon after steep drops earlier in the day following Wall Street's biggest plunge since 2008, with Australia's All Ordinaries index closing in positive territory -- up 1 percent -- after declining 5 percent in...
| Mar 5, 2008
Remember when Wall Street was gaga over Google?
Despite its quirky approach to business, Google Inc. became a favorite among investors as the company best positioned to cash in on the digital media revolution. The Internet search giant's shares first hit...