Global stocks and bonds recorded big gains last week as central banks, led by the U.S. Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank, continued their accommodative policies. [Read more…]
U.S. stocks mostly lost ground for the second straight week last week, as worries about the burgeoning strength of the dollar worried investors more than the prospect of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates. [Read more…]
U.S. stocks were sharply lower last Friday, pushing the major averages into the red for the week, as many investors concluded that February’s stronger than expected jobs report will convince the Federal Reserve to start raising interest rates sooner than expected. [Read more…]
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U.S. stocks were lower last Friday and little changed last week, but were up strongly for the month of February. [Read more…]
U.S. stocks were lower on Friday and little changed for the week, but were up strongly for the month of February. [Read more…]
U.S. stocks closed mixed again on Thursday, as oil prices dropped sharply. [Read more…]