Tag "Nasdaq"

So long, Dow 22,000. Stocks took a hit for a third straight day Thursday as North Korea’s nuclear threats seemed again to roil the markets. The Dow fell more than 200 points, a nearly 1% drop, and its biggest dip

Raging bulls on Wall Street often argue that today’s record-high stock market isn’t as outrageously expensive as it was in early 2000.While that’s generally true, at least one important measure of stock values is approaching those dot-com bubble-era levels. The

If Wall Street is concerned about all the drama in D.C., it’s definitely not showing it. The stock market keeps rewriting the record book despite the political scandals and legislative gridlock in Washington. The Dow did it again on Friday,

The first half of the year is about to come to a close. And despite all the drama in Washington, and lack of any significant progress from the White House and Congress to get anything major done to help the

As anyone with two nickels in the market surely knows, tech stocks have been on a tear lately. Just five stocks – Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL), Facebook (Nasdaq: FB), Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT), Netflix (Nasdaq: NFLX) and Google parent Alphabet (Nasdaq: GOOG)

Top performing technology stocks plummeted on Friday afternoon after a leading investment bank warned that share prices of companies like Apple, Amazon, and Facebook had risen too quickly. At the close of trading, shares of Apple were down 4%, lopping

1. A tale of two airlines: British Airways owner IAG (BABWF) shed 4% on Tuesday after a major IT failure forced the airline to cancel thousands of flights over the holiday weekend. British Airways’ computer system has since been restored.

Stocks were not doing much on Friday. Not much was happening on Wall Street. I guess that traders, like most Americans, are too busy getting ready for a long Memorial Day weekend of barbecues, baseball and beer to worry about

PREMARKET WORLD NEWS Jun E-mini S&Ps (ESM17 -0.04%) this morning are down -0.06% as they fell back from a record high in overnight trading and European stocks are down -0.52% as they retreated from a 1-1/2 year high. Stock prices

PREMARKET WORLD NEWS June E-mini S&Ps (ESM17 +0.05%) are little changed this morning ahead of the U.S. April payroll report and Sunday’s French presidential election. The Euro Stoxx 50 index is down -0.25% as European stocks have turned a little