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# dow-jones - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

US stocks plunge to worst day in months as Apple and Microsoft take big hit
# Hitting The Trading Floor
# Hitting The Trading Floor

US stocks plunge to worst day in months as Apple and Microsoft take big hit

Oct 10th 2018, 10:21 PM 30,969 Views 31 Comments

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 831 points.

# dow-jones - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Traders breathe sigh of relief as markets bounce back after 'mini flash crash'
# Wall Street
# Wall Street

Traders breathe sigh of relief as markets bounce back after 'mini flash crash'

Feb 6th 2018, 5:50 PM 23,362 Views 41 Comments

Stocks suffered one of their worst days ever yesterday.

What on earth is going on with the world's stock markets this morning?
# Freefall
# Freefall

What on earth is going on with the world's stock markets this morning?

Feb 6th 2018, 9:49 AM 43,115 Views 91 Comments

Everything appears to be in freefall, though some analysts suggest it is just an example of ‘natural correction’.

# dow-jones - Monday 5 February, 2018

Wall Street just took a huge plunge and traders are trying to stay calm
# MARKET MELTDOWN
# MARKET MELTDOWN

Wall Street just took a huge plunge and traders are trying to stay calm

Feb 5th 2018, 10:00 PM 60,978 Views 101 Comments

The Dow Jones suffered its worst day in six years.

# dow-jones - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

US markets opened the new year with their worst first day performance since the dark days of 2008
# Aftershock
# Aftershock

US markets opened the new year with their worst first day performance since the dark days of 2008

Jan 5th 2016, 9:14 AM 9,379 Views 8 Comments

The struggles of China’s stock markets are causing shocks felt around the world.

# dow-jones - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Dow, S&P push to new record highs
# Markets
# Markets

Dow, S&P push to new record highs

Apr 3rd 2013, 8:35 AM 4,526 Views 20 Comments

The rise is returning the stock markets to levels not seen since before the global financial crisis.

# dow-jones - Monday 11 June, 2012

Good while it lasted: US stocks sink after Spain inspired rally fizzles
# The Markets
# The Markets

Good while it lasted: US stocks sink after Spain inspired rally fizzles

Jun 11th 2012, 9:21 PM 4,399 Views 21 Comments

Spain’s tough fiscal challenges and the upcoming elections in Greece have added to concerns about the eurozone.

# dow-jones - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Senior Irish official says Ireland seeking wider deal to reduce debt burden
# Debt Deal
# Debt Deal

Senior Irish official says Ireland seeking wider deal to reduce debt burden

Mar 6th 2012, 1:24 PM 2,445 Views 18 Comments

The Department of Finance however said it is too early to speculate on the outcome of ongoing discussions.

# dow-jones - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Stock markets close up on first day of 2012
# Markets
# Markets

Stock markets close up on first day of 2012

Jan 3rd 2012, 9:37 PM 3,001 Views 9 Comments

Will today’s solid performances be a good omen for the rest of the year? Investors will hope so.

# dow-jones - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Senior Murdoch exec resigns over Wall Street Journal 'circulation scam'
# Wall Street Journal
# Wall Street Journal

Senior Murdoch exec resigns over Wall Street Journal 'circulation scam'

Oct 13th 2011, 9:22 AM 415 Views 4 Comments

Allegations in the Guardian newspaper have forced Andrew Langhoff to step down.

# dow-jones - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

Price of gold at record high
# Gold
# Gold

Price of gold at record high

Aug 23rd 2011, 10:10 AM 234 Views 3 Comments

Some have been purchasing gold to protect against losses in their other assets if the US goes into recession.

# dow-jones - Friday 19 August, 2011

Global markets volatile on European banking worries and recession fears
# Markets
# Markets

Global markets volatile on European banking worries and recession fears

Aug 19th 2011, 9:52 PM 198 Views 11 Comments

Another volatile day on the markets as investors continue to worry about the European banking system and the possibility of America slipping into another recession.

# dow-jones - Thursday 18 August, 2011

Global stocks dive on poor economic data, recession fears
# Markets
# Markets

Global stocks dive on poor economic data, recession fears

Aug 18th 2011, 6:32 PM 170 Views 3 Comments

US, Asian and European markets suffered through another hard day as fears of US economic stagnation and concerns about European banks spooked investors.

# dow-jones - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Mixed day for markets on back of 'Merkozy' proposals
# Markets
# Markets

Mixed day for markets on back of 'Merkozy' proposals

Aug 17th 2011, 7:21 PM 157 Views 0 Comments

European stock markets are up and down on the back of proposals for a full-time Eurozone ‘financial government’.

# dow-jones - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

Eurozone debt panic drags US markets back down
# Markets
# Markets

Eurozone debt panic drags US markets back down

Aug 16th 2011, 9:04 PM 218 Views 5 Comments

Poor economic growth in the Eurozone – and Merkel and Sarkozy’s plans for Eurozone government – end the rally.

# dow-jones - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

US stocks slump amid fears about European banks
# Markets
# Markets

US stocks slump amid fears about European banks

Aug 10th 2011, 9:58 PM 111 Views 0 Comments

The Dow Jones has fallen back again following yesterday’s gain.

# dow-jones - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

Dow Jones rallies after Fed statement
# Markets
# Markets

Dow Jones rallies after Fed statement

Aug 9th 2011, 9:48 PM 221 Views 0 Comments

The Federal Reserve said today that it’s likely to keep interest rates at record lows for the next two years. It also acknowledged that the economy is weaker than it had thought.

# dow-jones - Saturday 6 August, 2011

Downgraded: US loses AAA credit rating for the first time ever
# Downgraded
# Downgraded

Downgraded: US loses AAA credit rating for the first time ever

Aug 6th 2011, 7:22 AM 1,025 Views 34 Comments

Standard & Poor’s decision makes it the first time the US’ credit rating has fallen below the highest level, AAA, which it has held since 1917.

# dow-jones - Friday 5 August, 2011

Italy and France call for emergency G7 debt crisis talks
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Italy and France call for emergency G7 debt crisis talks

Aug 5th 2011, 10:24 PM 408 Views 16 Comments

Berlusconi and Sarkozy have agreed that the meeting should happen in the coming days.

US jobs news - and ECB intervention - puts brakes on stock market crash
# Markets
# Markets

US jobs news - and ECB intervention - puts brakes on stock market crash

Aug 5th 2011, 6:38 PM 561 Views 5 Comments

The Dow Jones and the Nasdaq are in positive territory as European markets managed to reverse some of their earlier losses.

How are the markets looking this lunchtime?
# Markets
# Markets

How are the markets looking this lunchtime?

Aug 5th 2011, 12:57 PM 616 Views 2 Comments

Things are looking up in Spain and Italy but not so good elsewhere as we await the markets opening on Wall Street.

Asian markets hit six-month low amid fears of double-dip recession
# Debt Crisis
# Debt Crisis

Asian markets hit six-month low amid fears of double-dip recession

Aug 5th 2011, 7:28 AM 832 Views 0 Comments

After big falls on Wall Street yesterday there is little optimism to be found in the Asian markets this morning.

# dow-jones - Thursday 28 July, 2011

News of the World staff offered new jobs... in Siberia
# Out In The Cold
# Out In The Cold

News of the World staff offered new jobs... in Siberia

Jul 28th 2011, 3:17 PM 720 Views 9 Comments

Staff who were made redundant in the aftermath of the phone-hacking scandal have been left out in the cold… literally.

# dow-jones - Monday 11 July, 2011

News International chief Rebekah Brooks faces police quiz
# Hacking
# Hacking

News International chief Rebekah Brooks faces police quiz

Jul 11th 2011, 8:02 AM 388 Views 5 Comments

The former News of the World editor is likely to be questioned by officers investigating the phone-hacking scandal.