Stock market

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on August 24, 2015 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

American Stocks Rebound After Rout

U.S. stocks stepped sharply higher on Tuesday, with investors expressing relief after China reduced its benchmark lending rate for the fifth time since November and cut the level of cash reserves required of banks.

08/25/2015

A trader watches prices at his post at the New York Stock Exchange at the opening bell. (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Investors Left Gasping After Wild Stock Market Ride

U.S. stocks took it on the chin for a third session in a row on Monday, after an attempted bounce-back lost steam, leaving the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index in a correction.

08/24/2015

A trader watches prices at his post at the New York Stock Exchange at the opening bell. (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Wall Street Plummets In Early Trading

Stocks plunged Monday after the opening bell, following the lead set by overseas markets as an intensifying rout persisted in all but assets viewed as safe havens.

08/24/2015

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American Airlines To Join S&P 500

S&P Dow Jones Indices says that American Airlines Group will soon be joining the S&P 500 index.

03/16/2015

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Twitter’s Stock Market Debut Exceeds Expectations

Twitter had a strong public stock debut Thursday in the most highly anticipated initial public offering since Facebook’s last year.

11/07/2013

DALLAS, TX - SEPTEMBER 30: Mark Cuban speaks with the media after leaving the Earle Cabell Federal Building and Courthouse on September 30, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. Mark Cuban is expected to testify in the government's insider-trading case against him. (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Lawyers For SEC, Mark Cuban Make Closing Arguments

A government lawyer told jurors that billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban had an unfair and illegal advantage over other investors when he dumped $7.9 million in shares of an Internet company and then lied about why he sold.

10/15/2013

Mark Cuban (2nd L) holds a coffee cup as he approached by a member of the media (L) while preparing to enter the Earle Cabell Federal Building and Courthouse in downtown Dallas with his attorney Stephen A. Best (right center) and a member of Cuban's defense team. (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Mavericks Owner Says He Went To Trial So He Wouldn’t Be Bullied

During his second day of testifying, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban told jurors he could have settled the insider trading civil lawsuit filed by the SEC but he didn’t because he had done nothing wrong.

CBS 11–10/07/2013

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Students Play The Stock Market With $100K Of Real Money

Students in the Greenhill School business club have $100,000 in real cash to use on Wall Street.

CBS 11–09/04/2013

A trader watches prices at his post at the New York Stock Exchange at the opening bell. (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Budget Deal Sends Stocks Shooting Higher

Stocks are moving sharply higher on Wall Street after lawmakers reached a last-minute budget agreement to avert sweeping tax increases and cuts to government spending programs.

01/02/2013

Shoppers arrive at a J.C. Penney store. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

JCPenney Is Biggest S&P Stock Loser

J.C. Penney Co. executives may be confident in the department-store chain’s everyday pricing strategy, but investors are panicking. The Plano-based company’s stock fell nearly 11 percent on Monday.

11/12/2012

R2-D2 visits the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on December 22, 2009 in New York City.

Hurricane Sandy Having Impact on U.S. Stock Market

Though Hurricane Sandy has yet to officially make landfall on the East Coast, the U.S. stock market is already feeling the impact. The U.S. Stock and Options Exchange is closed on Monday and Tuesday.

10/29/2012

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Facebook Stock Plunges: Time To Buy?

The hype surrounding Facebook continued on the second day of trading. After closing only $0.23 above the IPO price on its debut, the stock dropped 11 percent on day two, down $4.20 cents.

05/22/2012

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