Stocks turned lower in the late afternoon after being higher for much of the day and ended with modest losses.
Leading up to Memorial Day weekend, gas prices nationwide are up 5 cents from last week and are 52 cents higher than a year ago. Regular gasoline in the U.S. on May 21 cost an average of 2.923 cents per gallon, compared with 2.873 cents per gallon on May 14, according to the Energy Information
Today in History Today is Monday, May 21, the 141st day of 2018. There are 224 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 21, 1927, Charles A. Lindbergh landed his Spirit of St. Louis monoplane near Paris, completing the first solo airplane flight across the Atlantic Ocean in 33
The major U.S. stock indexes finished mixed Friday as declines in banks and technology companies offset gains elsewhere in the market
Despite a choppy week of trading and a mixed finish for U.S. stocks, the market extended its recent streak of relative calm Friday
Interest rates are on the rise, and that can be a good or bad thing depending on whether you're saving or borrowing
European stocks brushed aside earlier losses in Asia to rise solidly Thursday with oil companies in demand as the international measure of oil struck its highest level in three-and-a-half years after French oil giant Total threatened to pull out of Iran. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Britain's FTSE 100
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday: Abaxis Inc., up $11.59 to $83.34 The veterinary products company agreed to be bought by Zoetis for $83 a share, or $1.88 billion. Macy's Inc., up $3.24 to $33.17 The department store raised its annual forecasts after a
Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street as technology and health care companies post solid gains.