Archive for March 29th, 2012

Stocks end day mixed after falling early

March 29, 2012

Stocks rallied to finish mixed Thursday after spending most of the day in the red. Investors were reminded that Europe has not solved its debt crisis and the U.S. economy is far from healed.

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Dow Climbs Late to Eke Out a Gain

March 29, 2012

Dow Climbs Late to Eke Out a Gain Stocks ended mostly lower as economic data and overseas concerns weighed on investor sentiment, though blue chips eked out their first gain in three days with a late-day surge.

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Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks ends mostly lower; Dow gains

March 29, 2012

U.S. stocks finish mostly lower on Thursday, though the Dow Jones Industrial Average stages a late-session turnaround and ends higher.

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How the major stock indexes fared on Thursday

March 29, 2012

The major stock indexes spent most of Thursday in the red for the third day in a row, as investors continued to be concerned about the economies of Europe and the U.S. But stocks rallied, and the Dow finished slightly ahead.

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Stocks Erase Losses, Dow Ekes Out a Gain

March 29, 2012

Stocks finished mixed Thursday, recovering from a 1 percent decline across the board earlier in the session, but gains were limited as investors remained on edge amid ongoing weakness overseas.

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U.S. stocks end mostly lower; Dow gains

March 29, 2012

U.S. stocks finished mostly lower on Thursday, though the blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average managed to reverse losses and end in positive territory. The Dow gained 19.61 points, or 0.2%, to finish at 13,145.82, with Alcoa Inc. and Caterpillar Inc. among the top gainers.

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Demand for Apple’s iPad May Disappoint: Report

March 29, 2012

Shares of Apple fell from a record after a boutique research firm said that apparently plentiful inventory and lack of positive chatter suggest that new iPad sales may fall short of Wall Street’s lofty expectations.

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Bank of America Corp. down 2.6%; Stocks fall in U.S.

March 29, 2012

Stocks fell Thursday afternoon in New York with shares of Coca-Cola Co. and Bank of America Corp. in focus.

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Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks

March 29, 2012

A look at Nasdaq 10 most-active stocks at 1 p.m.: Apple Inc. fell 1.0 percent to $611.35 with 13,012,200 shares traded.

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Energy Stocks: Valero, WPX off as energy stocks see more red

March 29, 2012

With the broader equities market pulling back further, selling again dominates among energy stocks, as natural gas futures drop 5%.

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