Category Archives: Banks

Stocks close lower again, led by bank sell-off

U.S. stocks closed lower Thursday for the second straight day and the fourth time in the past five sessions, although the losses were more modest than those on Wednesday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended with a fractional loss after … Continue reading

Posted in Banks, Economy, Housing, Jobs

Stocks fail to hold early gains, end lower

Up nearly 100 points shortly ahead the open Wednesday, the Dow finished the day down nearly 100 points, for a 0.6% drop and a 1.3% high-to-low intraday swing. The S&P 500 closed 0.7% lower, while NASDAQ fell 1.4%, as biotech … Continue reading

Posted in Banks, Capital Spending, Stocks