Stocks rise broadly, Delta leads earnings at travel companies

NEW YORK — Stocks soared in afternoon trading on Wall Street as investors reviewed the latest corporate earnings round and Delta Air Lines’ upbeat report that bodes well for the broader travel industry. The S&P 500 was up 0.7% as of 1:56 p.m. Eastern. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 231 points, or 0.7%, to […]

Stocks fall broadly on tech and bank-run Wall Street

Stocks fell drastically in morning trading on Wall Street on Tuesday as investors review the latest batch of corporate earnings and continue to watch for rising inflation and the virus pandemic. The S&P 500 fell 1.3 percent as of 10:30 a.m. in the East. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 534 points, or 1.5%, to […]

Stocks rise broadly; Pfizer wins after FDA approves vaccine

Stocks rose solidly on Wall Street in Monday afternoon trading, prompting the S&P 500 to recoup last week’s losses and eclipse its all-time high. The benchmark index rose 1% as of 14:40 in the East, enough to offset its first weekly loss since July. Technology, communications and financial stocks supported most of the S&P 500’s […]