Stock-market index that led the pandemic-fueled tumble just entered a bear-market for the first time in 2 years

The Russell 2000 index, which gauges the performance of small-capitalization stocks, ended Thursday down more than 20% from its recent high, meeting the commonly used definition of a bear market. The…

This Is What a Stock-Market Earnings Slowdown Looks Like. Things Could Take a Turn for the Worse.

Text size It’s been a painful time for investors hoping that earnings could drive stocks higher. Even the rallies are stomach-churning. Michael Nagle/Bloomberg Stop me if you’ve heard this one…

Big swings in the market are more normal than investors might expect

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, December 8, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters The stock market’s wild gyrations this past…

Stock market news live updates: Stock gains accelerate into the close: S&P 500 adds 2.4%

Stocks surged into the close reversing earlier losses on Friday as investors took in earnings results from some major tech companies and another hot print on inflation at the end…

Stocks Rocket Back to Finish Higher After Deep Slump

Major U.S. stock indexes registered a massive comeback Monday to close higher after the Dow industrials were down more than 1,100 points at midday. Just after noon, the Dow was…

Stocks stage a remarkable comeback after a nasty drop with Bitcoin gaining : NPR

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday in New York City. Stocks continued to slump on Monday as the Federal Reserve gears up to…