By Chuck Mikolajczak

Wall Street slips in wake of comments by top Fed officials

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended modestly lower after a volatile session on Friday, having bounced between gains and losses as investors wrestled with the likely timing of a U.S. interest rate hike following comments from top Federal...

Saturday, August 27, 2016, 6:58 AM

Wall Street slips in wake of comments by top Fed officials

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended modestly lower after a volatile session on Friday, having bounced between gains and losses as investors wrestled with the likely timing of a U.S. interest rate hike following comments from top Federal...

Saturday, August 27, 2016, 6:57 AM

Wall Street slips in wake of comments by top Fed officials

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended modestly lower after a volatile session on Friday, having bounced between gains and losses as investors wrestled with the likely timing of a U.S. interest rate hike following comments from top Federal...

Friday, August 26, 2016, 7:20 PM

Wall Street slips in wake of comments by top Fed officials

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended modestly lower after a volatile session on Friday, having bounced between gains and losses as investors wrestled with the likely timing of a U.S. interest rate hike following comments from top Federal...

Friday, August 26, 2016, 7:14 PM

Wall St. dips on consumer, healthcare; Fed in focus

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks edged lower on Thursday, weighed down by a drop in consumer and healthcare names, while financials rose modestly after two more Federal Reserve officials pushed towards the case for a rate hike...

Thursday, August 25, 2016, 10:12 PM

Wall St. dips on consumer, healthcare; Fed in focus

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks edged lower on Thursday, weighed down by a drop in consumer and healthcare names, while financials rose modestly after two more Federal Reserve officials pushed towards the case for a rate hike...

Thursday, August 25, 2016, 6:41 PM

Wall St. falls as healthcare, materials stumble

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street retreated on Wednesday, pulled lower by weakness in the materials and healthcare sectors as investors continued to weigh the possibility of an interest rate hike in the coming months. Healthcare...

Wednesday, August 24, 2016, 7:30 PM

Wall St. falls as healthcare, materials stumble

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street retreated on Wednesday, pulled lower by weakness in the materials and healthcare sectors as investors continued to weigh the possibility of an interest rate hike in the coming months. Healthcare...

Wednesday, August 24, 2016, 5:16 PM

Wall St. edges higher on tech, housing boost

By Chuck Mikolajczak (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose modestly on Tuesday, as gains in the tech sector helped buoy the Nasdaq to a record intraday high and solid housing market data provided more evidence the economy may be picking up momentum...

Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 7:09 PM

Wall St. edges higher on tech, housing boost

By Chuck Mikolajczak (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose modestly on Tuesday, as gains in the tech sector helped buoy the Nasdaq to a record intraday high and solid housing market data provided more evidence the economy may be picking up momentum...

Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 7:09 PM

Wall St. little changed as biotechs offset energy drop

By Chuck Mikolajczak (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were little changed on Monday as a drop in oil prices that weighed on the energy sector was offset with a strong showing by biotech stocks. Oil prices settled down more than 3 percent, after touching...

Monday, August 22, 2016, 6:43 PM

Wall St. little changed as biotechs offset energy drop

By Chuck Mikolajczak (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were little changed on Monday as a drop in oil prices that weighed on the energy sector was offset with a strong showing by biotech stocks....

Monday, August 22, 2016, 6:38 PM

Wall St. flat as investors look to jobs data

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street stocks ended little changed on Thursday as investors kept to the sidelines ahead of Friday's U.S. payrolls report for July. The monthly hiring data will help investors gauge the health of the...

Saturday, August 6, 2016, 12:19 AM

Wall St. flat as investors look to jobs data

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street stocks ended little changed on Thursday as investors kept to the sidelines ahead of Friday's U.S. payrolls report for July. The monthly...

Saturday, August 6, 2016, 12:19 AM

Payrolls power Wall Street to record high

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks notched their best day in a month on Friday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing at record highs after a second straight month of robust labor...

Friday, August 5, 2016, 5:05 PM

Payrolls power Wall Street to record high

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks notched their best day in a month on Friday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing at record highs after a second straight month of robust labor market data boosted optimism that economic growth is...

Friday, August 5, 2016, 5:05 PM

Wall St. flat as investors look to jobs data

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street stocks ended little changed on Thursday as investors kept to the sidelines ahead of Friday's U.S. payrolls report for July. The monthly hiring data will help investors gauge the health of the...

Thursday, August 4, 2016, 5:57 PM

Wall St. flat as investors look to jobs data

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street stocks ended little changed on Thursday as investors kept to the sidelines ahead of Friday's U.S. payrolls report for July. The monthly...

Thursday, August 4, 2016, 5:57 PM

Energy, financial stocks give Wall St. modest lift

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street advanced modestly on Wednesday after a sharp rise in oil prices boosted energy shares, while better-than-anticipated data on the labor market helped financial stocks. U.S. oil prices <CLc1...

Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 5:05 PM

Energy, financial stocks give Wall St. modest lift

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street advanced modestly on Wednesday after a sharp rise in oil prices boosted energy shares, while better-than-anticipated data on the labor market helped financial stocks. U.S. oil prices <CLc1...

Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 5:05 PM