Market Report - Us Close
Stocks on Wall Street finished slightly higher on Thursday, after weekly jobless claims figures that some economists said showed that the jobs market was set to stall in October.
Wall Street trading closed weaker on Wednesday. amid heightened restrictions to stem Covid-19 cases in Europe and an ongoing stalemate in negotiations for a second stimulus bill.
Wall Street closed higher on Tuesday after testimony from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell earlier in the day.
Wall Street stocks closed lower on Monday as Chinese trade relations, a potential second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic and stimulus negotiations were all in focus.
Wall Street stocks closed lower on Thursday, after the Federal Reserve vowed to keep interest rates at their current level until 2023, as market participants mulled over some conflicting statements around the roll-out of a potential coronavirus vaccine.
Wall Street stocks closed mixed on Wednesday, as the Federal Open Market Committee signalled that interest rates would stay where they are near zero through until 2023.
Wall Street stocks closed mostly higher on Tuesday ahead of the Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting and following Apple's first virtual-only product reveal.
Wall Street stocks closed higher on Monday as a raft of corporate deals and optimism around a Covid-19 vaccine led a broad market rally.
Wall Street stocks closed lower on Thursday as tech stocks resumed their downward descent.
Wall Street stocks closed sharply higher on Wednesday, putting a halt to a sell-off started late last week that ended with the Nasdaq entering correction territory.
Wall Street stocks were sharply lower after the bell on Tuesday as tech stocks continued on with their worst performance since March.
Wall Street indices tumbled on Thursday as tech stocks snapped a ten-day winning streak.
Wall Street stocks closed higher on Wednesday, despite the release of some much weaker-than-expected payroll data.
Wall Street closed on a positive note on Tuesday, clawing back some of Monday’s losses after its best August in more than 30 years, as the tech-heavy Nasdaq got off to a strong start on the back of another rally in the sector.
Wall Street turned in a mostly positive performance on Thursday as market participants digested comments made by Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell regarding the central bank's plans for the future of monetary policy in the US and several data releases.
Wall Street stocks closed higher on Wednesday as investors looked ahead to this week's Federal Reserve symposium in Jackson Hole.
Wall Street stocks turned in a mixed performance on Tuesday as signs of potential progress in trade talks between the US and China where offset by some weaker-than-expected consumer confidence data.
Wall Street stocks finished on the green on Monday, after the Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorisation for convalescent plasma on Covid-19 patients.
Wall Street stocks closed higher on Thursday as some major tech gains offset minutes from the Fed's latest meeting and an increase in initial unemployment claims that initially weighed on sentiment.
Wall Street stocks closed lower on Wednesday as minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest meeting weighed on sentiment.