Major Indexes Headlines

A board above the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the record closing number for the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013. The Dow Jones industrial index fell two points to close at 15,371, held back by declines in IBM, Goldman Sachs and UnitedHealth, which issued results that disappointed investors. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Biotech and Pharmaceutical Stocks Slump

Fred Canto

The healthcare sector was trading with significant losses on Wednesday afternoon, specifically for biotech and pharmaceutical stocks, as comments from ...

The charging bull  in lower Manhattan is seen Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2006 in New York. The Dow Jones industrial average swept past 12,000, extending its march into record territory as investors grow increasingly optimistic about corporate earnings and the economy.  (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Stock Indexes Modestly Lower

Fred Canto

Stock indexes were lower in early trading Monday amid a decline in oil prices and a decline in the US ...


US Stock Indexes Higher in Early Trading

Fred Canto

US stock indexes were higher in early trading Wednesday amid higher oil prices and expectations that the Federal Reserve’s Federal ...


CVB Financial Amends Merger Deal with Valley Commerce Bancorp

Marvin Goff

CVB Financial shares were slightly higher Tuesday morning after the bank holding firm said it amended a merger agreement with ...


Health Care Stocks Drifting Back Near Break-Even Marks

Travis Berry

Health care stocks were little changed Monday afternoon, with the NYSE Health Care Index falling less than 0.1% while shares ...


Technology Stocks Starting to Extend Earlier Losses

Sara Howard

Technology stocks were giving back all of Thursday’s moderate advance, with shares of tech companies in the S&P 500 dropping ...