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Stocks Slump as Gold, Safe Havens Hammered

U.S. equities were pushed lower on Tuesday amid big losses for areas of “safety” in the market. The catalysts for the declines in precious metals, long-term government bonds, yield-sensitive stocks like utilities, and gold and silver stocks was a surge in the U.S. dollar and reports the European Central Bank may be considering tapering its... More 

China Markets Near Stability on Strong Industrial Data

The recovery isn't as bullish as the S&P 500's, but the China economy isn’t showing signs of the bubbly fervor of 2015. More 

Stocks Continue Descent on Fed Jitters

Tuesday's selling in the stock market was driven by the announcement that Atlanta Fed president Lockhart plans to step down. More 

Wall Street Flinches Ahead of Yellen

In the end, the Dow Jones lost 0.2%, the S&P 500 fell 0.1%, the Nasdaq dropped 11 basis points and the RUT finished the day 0.2% higher. More 

Stocks Finish Mixed Amid Summer Doldrums

In the end, the Dow Jones lost 0.1%, the S&P 500 lost 0.1%, the Nasdaq gained 0.1% and the Russell 2000 gained 0.2%. More 

Russell 2000 Rushes Ahead as Markets Charge

A short-covering rally in oil pressed energy stocks higher Thursday, and small-caps took the spotlight away from their larger brethren. More 

Dow Jones, S&P 500 Keep Melting Up to New Highs

The Dow Jones Industrial Average and other major indices pushed into fresh all-time highs on Monday thanks to a surge in oil prices. More