Stocks Reach Record Highs as Investors Hope for Stimulus

Stocks rose on Wall Street, reaching more record highs, as investors remain optimistic that Washington will deliver another round of financial support for the economy and as vaccines continue to roll out to the public. The S&P 500 rose 0.6% Thursday. Wall ...

Stocks End Another Wobbly Day Lower as Virus Cases Rise

Wall Street's losses mounted for the second straight day Tuesday as momentum slows on worries about rising virus counts and Washington's inability to deliver more aid to the economy. The S&P 500 fell 0.3% after spending much of the day swinging between ...

Tech Slump Sends Stock Market To Its Biggest Loss Since June

NEW YORK — Wall Street’s euphoria took a break Thursday, as steep losses in technology stocks dragged the rest of the market down with them. The S&P 500 fell 3.5%, the biggest decline for stocks since early June, when investors were dealing with a surge...

Wall Street Flip Flops, Global Markets Pause After Big Gains

NEW YORK — Wall Street is flipping between small gains and losses Wednesday, as markets around the world take a pause following their big rally a day before. The S&P 500 was up 0.1%, as of 11 a.m. Eastern time, after earlier pinging between a gain of 0....