Posted August 18th, 2017.
U.S. stocks just posted their biggest decline in three months, as disappointing earnings and political jitters drove volatility through the roof. Wall Street Slams on the Breaks Stocks declined across the board on Thursday, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.5% to 21,750.73. All 11 sectors tracked by the large-cap index finished in...
Posted August 14th, 2017.
North Korea tensions triggered a mass exodus from global equities last week, with the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average posting their second-biggest declines of the year. Stocks Drop, Volatility Spikes U.S. stocks edged higher on Friday, but that wasn’t enough to offset large weekly declines. The large-cap S&P 500...