Articles From: UPDATE: U.S. stock retreat; Energy stocks sell off to UPDATE: U.S. stocks end day with fourth-straight loss


2014/10/27
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks retreated on Monday, pausing after a big rally last week, as big losses in the energy and materials sector weighed on the main benchmark.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks suffered their worst declines in about two months on Wednesday as a renewed slump in oil prices slammed energy companies while investors fretted that a stunning drop in oil prices signals a more worrisome global-economic slowdown.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks marched lower on Wednesday as a renewed slump in oil prices slammed energy companies while investors fretted whether sharp drops signal a slowing global economy.
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2014/10/27
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures fell on Monday, indicating a lower open on Wall Street, as investors paused after a big rally last week.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Energy sector stocks sell off NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S stocks ended Thursday's mixed trading activity slightly higher, but a continued sell-off in energy stocks, due to falling oil prices, weighed on the S&P 500.
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2015/1/12
By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch Consensus trades tend to unravel in late January, February NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The right trade, when it becomes too crowded, often turns into the wrong trade, warn strategists at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
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2014/11/21
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch China's central bank cuts interest rates NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--The U.S. stock market ended the week in rally mode Friday.
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2015/1/16
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Consumer inflation drops in December NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- After a shaky start, U.S. stocks recorded solid gains on Friday and were on track to break a five-day losing streak, as a rebound in oil prices lifted energy stocks.
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2015/1/7
By Anora Mahmudova and Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch J.C. Penney surges as holiday sales top expectations NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks climbed further in afternoon trade Wednesday, with the Dow industrials jumping nearly 200 points, at one point during the day, after two days of blistering selling left the blue-chip index with the worst start to a year since 2008.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Global stocks under pressure, yuan suffers record loss NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market staged a rebound on Tuesday but still ended the day lower, even after erasing steep opening losses sparked by China's tightening of lending rules and Greece's surprise elections announcement.
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2014/11/7
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks crept lower on Friday, as modest post-payrolls gains in the premarket trade fizzled out.
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By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Retail, energy stocks also in spotlight NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks mostly edged lower Thursday, with analysts blaming the slide on the European Central Bank signaling that it will wait until next year before considering additional stimulus measures.
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2014/11/19
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch FOMC minutes reveal that Fed plans to hikes rates in 2015 NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- After an initial positive jolt, U.S.have pulled back in the wake of the latest minutes from last month's meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee.
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2014/11/4
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks drifted lower on Tuesday, but plunging oil prices once again pounded shares of energy companies.
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2014/12/22
By Anora Mahmudova and Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch AbbVie jumps on FDA's hepatitis C drug approval NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- After a robust snap-back rally last week, U.S. stocks struggled to keep momentum on Monday in a holiday-shortened week.
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2015/1/21
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Netflix soars after earnings beat NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks moved higher in choppy trading Wednesday , after reports surfaced that the European Central Bank is considering a bond-buying program of about EUR50 billion a month to help revive the flagging eurozone economy.
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2014/11/24
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch OPEC's Thursday meeting in focus this week NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks inched higher on Monday, sending the benchmark S&P 500 index into record territory, as the decision by China's central bank to ease monetary policy last week continued to buoy global equity markets.
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2014/12/5
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch 321,000 jobs added in November, unemployment rate at 5.8% NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market struggled to hold opening gains on Friday as investors tried to determine whether a strong jobs report means the Federal Reserve will move quickly to raise rates.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Staples, Lowe's shares rise in wake of results NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks drifted lower on Wednesday, as investors seemed reluctant to make big bets ahead of minutes of the latest Federal Open Market Committee meeting that could offer insights into policy makers' thinking.
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2014/11/17
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Industrial production falls unexpectedly in October NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market was drifting lower on Monday as news that Japan fell into recession, as well softer-than-expected manufacturing data weighed on sentiment.
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2015/1/6
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch ISM services index falls in December NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks turned down amid choppy early trading that had suggested a more upbeat start to Tuesday trade, as oil prices continue to slump.
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2014/11/5
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- After signs U.S. stocks would open decidedly higher on Wednesday, markets took a more cautious turn, as post-election optimism succumbed to data that showed the service sector has been growing at a somewhat slower pace.
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2014/12/2
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Oil, gold give up gains NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks moved higher on Tuesday buoyed by a better-than-expected reading of U.S. construction data for October.
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2014/10/24
By Victor Reklaitis and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks advanced early Friday, adding to their big weekly gains.
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2014/11/24
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch OPEC meeting in focus this week NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks inched higher on Monday, sending key indexes into record territory, as the decision by China's central bank to ease monetary policy last week continued to support global equity markets.
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By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Oil, gold relinquish Monday gains NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks moved higher on Tuesday buoyed by a better-than-expected reading of U.S. construction data for October and robust car sales in November.
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2014/11/10
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Oil prices spike and fall amid heightened volatility NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks finished a thinly-traded day with modest gains on Monday, that nonetheless sent the main benchmarks to close at record levels for the fourth straight session.
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2014/11/3
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market ended Monday's choppy session slightly lower, as the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average retreated from fresh intraday records shortly after hitting them in morning trade.
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2014/12/15
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Dow turns from triple-digit gain to triple-digit loss NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. stock market ended Monday's volatile session lower, as an unabated fall in oil prices continued to erode investor confidence.
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2015/1/14
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Retail sales drop in December; Copper plunges on World Bank view NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- A late-afternoon rally, triggered by a rebound in beaten-down oil prices, was not enough to lift U.S. stocks out of negative territory on Wednesday.
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