[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks retreated from records early Thursday amid a deluge of earnings reports, as a weeks-long rally in equities showed signs of fatigue.

[NEW YORK] The Dow surged to a record Wednesday, easily topping 23,000 points following strong earnings from IBM that boosted confidence about the rest of the quarterly reporting season.

[NEW YORK] The Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly broke above the 23,000-point mark for the first time on Tuesday, driven by strong earnings from UnitedHealth and Johnson & Johnson, but...

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks jumped to fresh records Monday, boosted by bank shares that were lifted by expectations that the Federal Reserve will again increase interest rates this year.

[NEW YORK] US stocks rose on Friday following upbeat economic data and gains in technology shares, pushing the Dow and the S&P 500 to a fifth straight week of gains.

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks retreated from records Thursday as investors soured on financial shares following earnings from large banks, a sector that has risen significantly this year.

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks finished at fresh records on Wednesday, as solid results from asset manager BlackRock and Delta Air Lines boosted hopes for another solid corporate earnings season.

[NEW YORK] An upbeat forecast from Wal-Mart Stores lifted the Dow to a fresh record on Tuesday as US stocks finished modestly higher ahead of major earnings reports.

[NEW YORK] The Nasdaq's nine-day streak of gains ended on Monday as Wall Street stocks began a heavy week of earnings on a down note...


US stocks rose last week as speculative fervour mounted in various sectors, helped by optimism about interest rates and tax policy.