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Today 27.04.2017


Wall Street shares climb

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US stocks edged higher on Thursday as the European Central Bank kept interest rates on hold and investors awaited further corporate earnings reports.

A short while ago the Dow Jones was up 0.13% at 21,003.15 and the S&P 500 was 0.11% higher at 2,390.08. The Nasdaq had gained 0.35% to 6,046.44.

Quarterly earnings reports from Amazon, Google parent Alphabet and Microsoft are expected after the market closes. 


US stocks edge up ahead of tech results

Wall Street sees modest gains as investors wait for results from Microsoft, Amazon and Alphabet.

Yesterday 26.04.2017


Wall Street slides after Trump tax plan

A huge market rally has stalled of late due to a lack of clarity on Trump's policies.



Nasdaq hits 6,000 level for first time

Stocks on Wall Street continue to rise, buoyed by strong company results.

US stocks close higher

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US stocks have closed higher after a clutch of strong earnings reports buoyed investor sentiment. 

The Dow gained 232.23 points to 20,996.12 and the S&P 500 climbed to 14.46 points 2,388.61. The tech heavy Nasdaq also surpassed the 6,000 mark to close 41.67 points higher, at 6,025.49.

Firms to have reported strong results on Tuesday include heavy machinery maker Caterpillar, chemicals company DuPont and McDonald's.

The gains build on a rally yesterday, which was driven by the victory of centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron in the first round of the French presidential election.  



Nasdaq hits record as US stocks rally

Stocks on Wall Street join in the global rally triggered by the French election result.



Wall Street edges lower on Friday

Wall Street's main markets fall on mixed earnings and cautious sentiment ahead of the French elections.

Nasdaq hits new high on tax cut hopes

Wall Street bounces back on Thursday, with the Nasdaq Composite hitting a new record high.



More woe for IBM weighs on Dow Jones

Poor results at IBM turn the firm into the biggest loser on the Dow Jones index on Wednesday.

Dow and S&P fall

The S&P 500 and Dow closed lower while the Nasdaq rose as investors digested the latest round of results. 

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.6% to 20,403 points - its lowest level since February - while the S&P 500 lost 0.2% to 2,338 points.

The Nasdaq gained 0.2% to 5,863 points. 

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