S&P 500 Hits Record as Mixed Economic Data Lift Stocks

U.S. stocks edged higher Thursday after data showed another leap in consumer prices and a continuing recovery in the labor market as the economy emerges from the Covid-19 pandemic. The…

Tech stocks rally after mixed jobs report points to gradual recovery

Stocks rose Friday as investors digested a mixed report on the state of the U.S. labor market, with a back-to-back miss on monthly payroll gains serving as potential fuel for…

Stocks end mixed as technology shares outperform; Nasdaq gains 0.3% to set record high

Stocks were mixed on Wednesday, with the major equity indexes beginning September trading near all-time highs. Technology stocks outperformed, and the Nasdaq jumped to a fresh record level. The S&P…

Stock futures fall after retail sales disappoint, earnings come in mixed

Stocks fell on Tuesday, with the major indexes pulling back from record levels amid a mixed batch of earnings results from major retailers. A closely watched monthly report on retail…

Stock futures mixed as investors digest tech earnings, await Fed

Stock futures struggled for direction Wednesday morning, with investors digesting a slew of Big Tech earnings results and looking ahead to another set of reports. A monetary policy statement from…