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Stock market: Wall Street closes lower and fears a tightening of the Fed

Stock market: Wall Street closes lower and fears a tightening of the Fed

(Photo: 123RF) MARKET REVIEW. The New York Stock Exchange closed sharply lower on Monday, concerned about the US central bank’s (Fed) reaction to better-than-expected macroeconomic data. Canada’s main stock index closed nearly 1.2% lower due to falling oil prices. To (re)consult market news Stock Indices at Closing In Toronto, the S&P/TSX it fell 243.40 points …

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Laws, safety and ethics: Elon Musk against the wall on Twitter

Laws, safety and ethics: Elon Musk against the wall on Twitter

Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter has sparked excitement, apprehension, and plenty of snide comments from observers who don’t give a damn about the mammoth task ahead of him, especially since he’s laid off so many employees. • Read also: General Motors temporarily suspends Twitter ads after Musk acquisition • Read also: Online news law: Facebook …

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Stock market: Wall Street closes strongly, buying current after a catastrophic month

Stock market: Wall Street closes strongly, buying current after a catastrophic month

(Photo: 123RF) MARKET REVIEW. The New York Stock Exchange closed sharply higher, buoyed by hedging, bargain hunting and some semblance of early-quarter momentum after a disastrous September. The Toronto Stock Exchange closed the first session of the fourth quarter with a gain of more than 400 points, supported by the energy sector and the fact …

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Stock Market: Wall Street closes sharply lower, Dow Jones hits year-low

Stock Market: Wall Street closes sharply lower, Dow Jones hits year-low

(Photo: Getty Images) MARKET REVIEW. The New York Stock Exchange closed sharply lower on Friday, ending another dark week one step away from its lowest levels of the year, fueled by recession anxiety caused by the brutal monetary tightening underway. The Toronto Stock Exchange closed sharply lower on commodity prices. To (re)consult market news Stock …

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Stock market: Wall Street weighed down by the Fed, the Dow Jones's biggest drop in 3 months

Stock market: Wall Street weighed down by the Fed, the Dow Jones’s biggest drop in 3 months

(Photo: Getty Images) MARKET REVIEW. The New York Stock Exchange closed this Friday with sharp losses, prey to the promise of the president of the US central bank (Fed), Jerome Powell, to continue raising rates and to keep them at a lasting high level to calm inflation. To (re)consult market news Stock indices at closing …

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Stock market: Wall Street closes the week at half-staff due to tension in interest rates

Stock market: Wall Street closes the week at half-staff due to tension in interest rates

(Photo: 123RF) MARKET REVIEW. The New York Stock Exchange closed the week at half-staff, given the tension in bond rates, the rise in the dollar and the price of oil. Canada’s main stock index fell on Friday, part of a broader pullback that also hit US markets and saw heavy losses across the technology and …

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Stock Market: Wall Street closes lower, weighed down by technology, in the face of US inflation.

Stock Market: Wall Street closes lower, weighed down by technology, in the face of US inflation.

(Photo: 123RF) MARKET REVIEW. The New York Stock Exchange closed lower on Tuesday, weighed down by the semiconductor and technology sectors as investors took positions ahead of US inflation on Wednesday. The Toronto Stock Exchange lost more than 90 points due to losses in the technology sector. To (re)consult market news Stock indices at closing …

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Stock Market: Wall Street concludes optimistic despite the fall in US GDP.

Stock Market: Wall Street concludes optimistic despite the fall in US GDP.

(Photo: 123RF) MARKET REVIEW. The New York Stock Exchange closed sharply higher on Thursday, optimistic about the ability of the US central bank (Fed) to maneuver a soft landing despite the contraction of the US economy in the second trimester. The Toronto Stock Exchange, for its part, advanced more than 200 points. To (re)consult market …

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Wall Street Crashes, Inflation and Rising Rates Scare Off Investors

Wall Street Crashes, Inflation and Rising Rates Scare Off Investors

The Dow Jones lost 2.79% to 30,517.06 points, the tech-influenced NASDAQ index fell 4.68% to 10,809.22 points, while the broader S&P 500 index fell 3.87% to 3,749. .91 points. The S&P 500, considered the most representative index on Wall Street, has entered a “bear market” (bear marketin English), which means that it has lost more …

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Stock Market: Wall Street closes higher, bargain hunting and confidence in the US economy

Stock Market: Wall Street closes higher, bargain hunting and confidence in the US economy

(Photo: Getty Images) MARKET REVIEWS. The New York Stock Exchange closed higher on Thursday, buoyed by bargain hunting and sentiment that while the US economy is slowing, it remains well positioned. A broad rally led by the technology and materials sectors helped the Toronto Stock Exchange close higher on Thursday, as investors continued to interpret …

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