Stocks Slide Amid Ukraine Concerns, Inflation Data

US stocks and bond yields sank Friday, as growing tensions between Russia and Ukraine sent investors flocking to safer assets. All three major US stock indexes finished the day lower, capping another volatile week on Wall Street. Just days ago, it seemed possible that indexes would extend their weekly winning streak to three. But concurrent … Read more

Shares soar, bolstered by Apple earnings

Shares rose on Friday, supported by strong gains from Apple, putting the Dow Jones Industrial Average on track to record a three-week loss streak. The Dow was up 213 points, or 0.6%, in afternoon trading. The S&P 500 gained 1.3%. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite was up 2%. .

Stock Market Today: Dow Drops as Fed Confirms Rate Hikes Coming Soon

The stock market’s gains turned to losses Wednesday after the Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged for the moment, but said hikes are on the way. In afternoon trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 344 points, or 1%, while the S&P 500 slipped 1%, and the Nasdaq Composite declined 0.9%. The Nasdaq was up … Read more