Friday Evening Business Brief
Stocks are on track for the first gain after three straight losses.
It was a harrowing day on Wall Street today as the stock market simply could not shake off the jitters from last week.
Stocks have been moving between tiny gains and losses during afternoon trading.
The prospects of weakening global growth are weighing on the stocks.
The stock market has started the week with a loss. Encouraging corporate news failed to give the broader stock market a boost.
Stocks are lower in afternoon trading on Wall Street as concerns about the direction of the Federal Reserve's interest rate policy weighed on investors.
A surge in hiring last month is sending stocks soaring. The Dow Jones industrial average jumped 208 points, or 1.2 percent, to 17,009.
Stocks have reversed course, turning positive in afternoon trading on Wall Street.
The Institute for Supply Management, formerly the Purchasing Management Association, began formally surveying its membership in 1931 to gauge business conditions.
U.S. stocks have ended slightly lower today, leaving the Standard & Poor's 500 index 1.5 percent in the red for September, but still up 6.7 percent for the year.
The U.S. stock market slid to start the week, following European markets lower.
Stocks are climbing in afternoon trading on Wall Street at the end of a turbulent trading week.
After a dismal winter, the U.S. economy expanded at an annual rate of 4.6 percent in the spring, the fastest pace in more than two years. The solid rebound is expected to provide momentum for strong growth the rest of the year.
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