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Wall Street Wk Ahead: Stocks to track earnings with eye on Europe →  April 16, 2012

By Chuck Mikolajczak and Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK | Sun Apr 15, 2012 11:08am EDT NEW YORK (Reuters) – After suffering their worst two weeks of the year, stocks will look to quarterly earnings to determine whether the recent pullback has been exhausted or more losses are justified. Alcoa Inc (AA.N) opened the earnings season […]

→  April 14, 2012

By Chuck Mikolajczak and Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK | Fri Apr 13, 2012 9:41pm EDT NEW YORK (Reuters) – After suffering their worst two weeks of the year, stocks will look to quarterly earnings to determine whether the recent pullback has been exhausted or more losses are justified. Alcoa Inc (AA.N) opened the earnings season […]

→  April 14, 2012

By Chuck Mikolajczak and Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK | Fri Apr 13, 2012 9:41pm EDT NEW YORK (Reuters) – After suffering their worst two weeks of the year, stocks will look to quarterly earnings to determine whether the recent pullback has been exhausted or more losses are justified. Alcoa Inc (AA.N) opened the earnings season […]

→  April 4, 2012

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK | Wed Apr 4, 2012 1:41pm EDT NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks dropped for the second straight session on Wednesday, a day after minutes from the latest Federal Reserve meeting suggested further monetary stimulus was unlikely and a disappointing Spanish debt auction rekindled euro-zone concerns. Spanish borrowing costs jumped at […]

→  April 2, 2012

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK | Mon Apr 2, 2012 12:27pm EDT NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street advanced on Monday, the first trading day of the second quarter, as upbeat Chinese and manufacturing data overshadowed a report showing continued softness in Europe. Stocks closed their strongest quarter in more than two years on a […]

→  March 30, 2012

By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK | Fri Mar 30, 2012 1:01pm EDT NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks bounced back from a string of declines on Friday, on track to close their strongest quarter in more than two years on a positive note. Despite falling six out of the last nine sessions, the SP 500 remains […]

→  March 19, 2012

NEW YORK | Mon Mar 19, 2012 12:16pm EDT NEW YORK (Reuters) – The SP 500 rose on Monday to trade less than 10 percent below its historic closing high set in October 2007, as news that Apple will start paying a dividend again added to optimism spurred by weeks of strong economic data in […]

S&P fails to break key level →  February 22, 2012

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Banks led stocks lower on Wednesday as the SP 500 stalled near a 10-month-high after signs of weak European business activity rekindled concerns about a recession overseas. The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI was down 26.72 points, or 0.21 percent, at 12,938.97. The Standard Poor’s 500 Index .SPX was down 4.57 […]

→  February 18, 2012

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK | Fri Feb 17, 2012 9:22pm EST NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks edged higher on Friday, but investors stayed cautious before a long holiday weekend when hopes are set for Greece’s bailout plan to be approved. The SP ended its sixth positive week out of seven so far in […]

→  February 14, 2012

By Angela Moon NEW YORK | Tue Feb 14, 2012 11:26am EST NEW YORK (Reuters) – The SP 500 index retreated on Tuesday from near a seven-month high after weaker-than-expected January U.S. retail sales data curbed investors’ appetite for risky assets. Leading the fall was the financial sector, with two of the top three biggest […]