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Asian stocks fall after Australia inflation accelerates

Oct. 26, 2021 23:45 PM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets fell Wednesday after Australian inflation increased, highlighting global pressure for prices to rise, while investors looked ahead to U.S. economic growth data due out this week. Shanghai, Tokyo and Hong Kong all retreated. ...

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Oct. 26, 2021 16:40 PM EDT

Stocks held on to modest gains on Wall Street Tuesday, pushing the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average further into record heights. The Nasdaq also rose as technology stocks gained ground. Solid earnings from several companies helped push stock prices...

Asian shares mostly higher, tracking Wall Street rally

Oct. 25, 2021 23:43 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday after another rally to a record high on Wall Street. Stocks have been pushing broadly higher as companies turn in much stronger profit reports for the summer than analysts had expected. Historically low interest...

Stocks end mixed on Wall Street, still notch weekly gains

Oct. 22, 2021 17:14 PM EDT

Wall Street capped a choppy day of trading Friday with an uneven finish for the major stock indexes, as losses for several large technology companies weighed on the market. The S&P 500 was little changed a day after it set an all-time high, but the 0.1% slip ended...

How major US stock indexes fared Friday

Oct. 22, 2021 16:40 PM EDT

Stocks ended up with a mixed finish on Wall Street Friday after another choppy day of trading, but major indexes still marked their third weekly gains in a row. The S&P 500 fell slightly as sizable drops in several big tech companies outweighed gains in other...

Stock tied to Trump media venture soars in another frenzy

Oct. 22, 2021 16:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The company planning to bring President Donald Trump’s new media venture to the stock market soared further on Friday amid another frenzy of trading. Digital World Acquisition Corp. nearly tripled in the first minute of trading before it was...

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Oct. 21, 2021 16:39 PM EDT

A wave of buying in the last hour of trading left stocks mostly higher on Wall Street, enough for the S&P 500 to beat the record high close it set in early September. The market had spent most of the day wobbling between gains and losses Thursday. Technology...

Asian shares mixed after Evergrande sale deal called off

Oct. 20, 2021 23:59 PM EDT

Shares are mixed in Asia after major Chinese property developer Evergrande said a plan to sell its property management arm to a smaller rival had fallen through. Shares slipped in Hong Kong and Tokyo but rose in most other regional markets. China...

How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

Oct. 20, 2021 16:34 PM EDT

Stocks ended higher on Wall Street Wednesday, bringing the S&P 500 to the brink of another record high. The benchmark index climbed 0.4% for its sixth gain in a row. Anthem and Abbott Laboratories helped lead gains among health care stocks after turning in solid...

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street rises for 5th day

Oct. 20, 2021 00:55 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Wednesday after Wall Street rose for a fifth day on strong corporate earnings. Shanghai and Seoul, South Korea, fell while Tokyo and Hong Kong advanced. Wall Street's benchmark S&P 500 index rose...