Stocks ended the day near breakeven and the week higher.
Stocks ended the day higher. The Dow added 70 points, with 21 of its 30 components advancing; the S&P 500 Index rose 10 points; and the Nasdaq gained 42 points.
Stocks ended higher after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s recent policy meeting revealed a plan for shrinking the central bank’s balance sheet.
The major indexes traded cautiously to close modestly higher for a fourth-straight session, with attention on the newly released budget proposal from the Trump administration and concerns over a terrorist attack in Great Britain.
Stocks ended the day higher regaining some of the ground lost last week.
A quiet day on the political front gave stocks a breather, and they took advantage of it to rally to a strong close.
Stocks ended the day higher. Today, the Dow added 56 points, with 18 of its 30 components declining; the S&P 500 Index rose 8 points; and the Nasdaq gained 43 points.
Stocks tumbled, as investors questioned how the Trump administration’s issues tied to Russia and former FBI chief James Comey could affect the legislative agenda in Washington.
Stocks traded cautiously after mixed economic data and continued political uncertainty.