A HARD-TO-SEE shift in how Wall Street views the future of S&P 500 profits may have set the stage for days like Tuesday, when stocks are rising the most in nearly three weeks.

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks retreated on Tuesday, with the Nasdaq ending a six-day streak of gains, as a top government scientist warned against ending the coronavirus shutdowns and reopening...

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks finished mixed on Monday as markets weigh hopes about reopening the economy against worries over coronavirus cases and the damage already inflicted by the shutdowns...

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks finished solidly higher on Thursday, with traders looking past another spike in jobless claims caused by the coronavirus and instead focusing on the gradual reopening...

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks finished a choppy session mostly lower Wednesday as oil prices fell and fresh US labour data showed another spike in joblessness.

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks finished higher on Tuesday on continued optimism about steps to reopen the US economy and as oil prices rallied on expectations for a bounce in demand.

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks finished higher on Monday, shrugging off early weakness and a big drop in airline shares as Florida joined the ranks of US states reopening their economy.

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks fell on Thursday following another round of poor economic data, bringing a lackluster conclusion to an April rebound that constituted the market's best month in...

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks finished lower following a choppy session on Tuesday as mixed earnings reports and weak consumer data underscored the economic challenges caused by the coronavirus...

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks finished solidly higher on Monday on optimism about steps to reopen the economy in the first session of a heavy week of earnings and economic news.