Yellen’s speech in New York pulls stocks out of early dive

The Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 index both closed at 2016 highs Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen pulled stocks out of an early slump

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2016′s winner might shock you

Wall Street appears to have regained its mojo, with stocks in one month going from the brink of a bear market to their highest point this year. But that’s not

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ECB effect: Dow, S&P 500 flat as Nasdaq slips 0.3%

U.S. stocks gave up early gains Thursday as investors digested an array of fresh stimulus measures from the European Central Bank designed to combat weak growth and low inflation but

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Allergan earnings top Wall Street forecasts

Shares of Allergan (AGN), the pending merger partner of U.S. pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, rose Monday after the Ireland-based company reported fourth-quarter earnings that topped Wall Street forecasts. The company’s stock

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Fed minutes could shed light on rate hikes

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signaled this past week  the central bank will be reluctant to raise interest rates next month if global economic troubles and the punishing slide in

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Bank stocks take investors to the cleaners

It’s no surprise energy stocks are in a world of hurt — that’s what happens when oil is this cheap. But seeing bank stocks fall apart is the latest chapter

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