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  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    S&P 500 Hits Record as Mixed Economic Data Lift Stocks. U.S. stocks edged higher after data showed another leap in consumer prices and a continuing recovery in the labor market as the economy emerges from the Covid-19 pandemic. Bipartisan Group of Senators Reaches Agreement on Infrastructure Proposal.

  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    S&P 500 Hits Record as Mixed Economic Data Lift Stocks. U.S. stocks edged higher after data showed another leap in consumer prices and a continuing recovery in the labor market as the economy emerges from the Covid-19 pandemic. Budget Deficit Grew to $2.1 Trillion in First Eight Months of Fiscal Year.

  • S&P 500 Hits Record as Mixed Economic Data Lift Stocks

    U.S. stocks edged higher Thursday after data showed another leap in consumer prices and a continuing recovery in the labor market as the economy emerges from the Covid-19 pandemic. The S&P 500 set a new closing record, climbing 19.63 points, or 0.5%, to 4239.18. The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 19.10 points, or 0.1%, to 34466.24.

  • Stocks Climb Amid Mixed Economic Data

    U.S. stocks edged higher Thursday after data showed another leap in consumer prices and a continuing recovery in the labor market as the economy emerges from the Covid-19 pandemic. The S&P 500 ticked up 0.6%, putting it on pace for a new closing record. The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 0.5%, and the technology-focused Nasdaq Composite rose 0.7%.

  • Stocks Climb Amid Mixed Economic Data

    U.S. stocks edged higher Thursday after data showed another leap in consumer prices and a continuing recovery in the labor market as the economy emerges from the Covid-19 pandemic. The S&P 500 ticked up 0.4%, putting it on pace for a new closing record. The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 0.6%, and the technology-focused Nasdaq Composite rose 0.4%.

  • Stocks Open Higher Amid Mixed Economic Data

    U.S. stocks edged higher Thursday after data showed another leap in consumer prices and a continuing recovery in the labor market as the economy emerges from the coronavirus pandemic. The S&P 500 ticked up 0.4%, putting it on pace for a new closing record. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.6%, or 191 points.

  • U.S. Stock Futures Pause Ahead of Inflation Data

    U.S. stock futures wavered ahead of jobless numbers and data on consumer prices. Futures tied to the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average were flat. The contracts don't necessarily predict market moves after the markets open.

  • U.S. Stocks Edge Lower

    The S&P 500 wobbled in and out of record territory Wednesday before ending below its all-time closing high from early May. Losses in the financial, industrial and consumer sectors weighed against gains by healthcare stocks like Johnson& Johnson and tech stocks like Microsoft and Apple. The benchmark index dropped 7.71 points, or 0.2%, to 4219.55, off 0.3% from its May 7 record.

  • U.S. Stocks Edge Lower

    U.S. stocks edged lower in quiet trading Wednesday, with the S&P 500 staying slightly below its record close from early May. The benchmark index dropped 0.2% as of the 4 p.m. close of trading in New York, with losses in the financial, industrial and consumer sectors weighing against gains in healthcare and technology. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.5%, or about 160 points, while the Nasdaq Composite inched down 0.1%.

  • Stocks Edge Lower, Losing Steam Into the Close

    U.S. stocks edged lower in quiet trading Wednesday, with the S&P 500 hovering slightly below its record close from early May. The benchmark index dropped 0.1%, with losses in the financial, industrial and consumer sectors weighing against gains in healthcare and technology. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.4%, or about 126 points, while the Nasdaq Composite inched down less than 0.1%.

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