STOCKS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/STOCKS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) U.S. stocks move higher; IBM disappoints http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58541130-79/percent-ibm-dow-index.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58541130-79/percent-ibm-dow-index.html.csp">U.S. stocks move higher; IBM disappoints</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T12:14:09.194-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 12:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • U.S. stocks moved mostly higher Monday following a turbulent week. IBM fell sharply after reporting results that missed investor expectations. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average lost 35 points, or 0.2 percent, to 16,345 as of 1:35 p.m. Eastern. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 10 points, or 0.5 percent, to 1,897 and the Nasdaq composite was up 35 points, or 0.8 percent, to 4,293. BIG BLUE’S RED DAY: IBM was the main reason the Dow was down Monday, because of IBM’s siz...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585411302014-10-20T12:14:09.194-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-20T12:14:09.194-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58541130@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:14:09 MDT What’s next after wild week for stocks? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58535581-68/percent-earnings-economy-week.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58535581-68/percent-earnings-economy-week.html.csp">What’s next after wild week for stocks?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BERNARD CONDON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Business Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-18T12:46:01.908-06:00">Updated Oct 18, 2014 12:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The stock market needs to see a therapist. Temperamental, flighty, prone to violent mood swings, the market took investors on a wild ride this week. From one day to the next, even within a few hours, stocks swung from despair to optimism, deep losses to big gains. The Dow Jones industrial average plummeted 460 points at one point Wednesday, but pared most of those losses by the end of the trading day. On Friday, it surged 263 points. The difference between the Dow’s high and the low f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585355812014-10-18T12:46:01.908-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-18T12:46:01.908-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58535581@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:46:01 MDT Can health-care stock funds stay on top? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58529844-79/story.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58529844-79/story.csp">Can health-care stock funds stay on top?</a></h4>

By STAN CHOE</span></span> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">AP Business Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-17T17:03:01.946-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 05:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BC-US--Of Mutual Interest-Health Funds,881 Can health-care stock funds stay on top? By STAN CHOE AP Business Writer NEW YORK • When swings in the stock market cause anxiety to spike, like it is now, many investors aim to get healthy. Stocks don’t come with guarantees, but health care stocks have held up better than others during past downturns. People get sick regardless of the economy’s strength, after all, and an aging population around the world means more demand for prescription drugs and ho...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585298442014-10-17T17:03:01.946-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-17T17:03:01.946-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58529844@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:03:01 MDT U.S. stocks rise sharply; GE, Morgan Stanley gain http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58532517-79/percent-rose-cents-morgan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58532517-79/percent-rose-cents-morgan.html.csp">U.S. stocks rise sharply; GE, Morgan Stanley gain</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET and ALEX VEIGA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-17T11:38:39.618-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 11:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Wall Street’s wild swings returned Friday, with the Dow Jones industrial average jumping more than 300 points by midday following strong corporate earnings reports from Morgan Stanley, General Electric and Textron. Homebuilder stocks rose following a report that U.S. home construction picked up last month, and energy stocks gained as the price of crude oil turned higher. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow was up 302 points, or 1.9 percent, to 16,420 as of 10:05 a.m. Mountain. The Standard & Poor’...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585325172014-10-17T11:38:39.618-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-17T11:38:39.618-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58532517@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:38:39 MDT Stock swoon brings S&P 500 closer to ‘correction’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58525780-79/correction-percent-500-market.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58525780-79/correction-percent-500-market.html.csp">Stock swoon brings S&P 500 closer to ‘correction’</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-15T16:27:02.538-06:00">Updated Oct 15, 2014 04:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The downturn in the U.S. stock market has brought it closer to what professional investors refer to as a “correction.” That happens when a benchmark index like the Standard & Poor’s 500 closes 10 percent or more below a recent peak. The S&P 500 index is now 7.4 percent below the peak of 2,011.36 it reached on Sept. 18. It would have to close at 1,810.22 or lower to mark a correction. The last time that happened was three years ago, in October 2011, two months after the ratings agency Standard &...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585257802014-10-15T16:27:02.538-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-15T16:27:02.538-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58525780@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:27:02 MDT A nauseating day for Wall Street as stocks plunge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58526092-79/percent-investors-index-economy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58526092-79/percent-investors-index-economy.html.csp">A nauseating day for Wall Street as stocks plunge</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET and ALEX VEIGA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-15T17:10:28.594-06:00">Updated Oct 15, 2014 05:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Fear drove Wall Street to one of its most dramatic, dizzying days in years on Wednesday. Investors fled stocks and poured into bonds as worries about a global economic slowdown intensified. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 460 points in afternoon trading, all three U.S. stock indexes were in negative territory for the year, and the so-called fear index spiked. A late recovery limited the damage and left stocks mostly lower. But investors were shaken after the heaviest day of t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585260922014-10-15T17:10:28.594-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-15T17:10:28.594-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58526092@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:10:28 MDT U.S. stocks still down at midday, extending losses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58524095-79/percent-points-fell-dow.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58524095-79/percent-points-fell-dow.html.csp">U.S. stocks still down at midday, extending losses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALEX VEIGA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-15T12:08:17.419-06:00">Updated Oct 15, 2014 12:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">U.S. stocks tumbled in midday trading Wednesday as investor fears of a global economic slowdown intensified, setting the Dow Jones industrial average on course for its fourth consecutive loss. The Dow plunged as much as 369 points in the first 10 minutes of trading, following steep declines in Europe, as the market sized up the latest batch of corporate earnings and some discouraging data on retail sales and manufacturing. Traders dumped risky assets and parked their money in investments seen as...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585240952014-10-15T12:08:17.419-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-15T12:08:17.419-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The decline in oil prices followed forecasts for weaker global demand this year and next, a sign of slowing economic growth. Chevron fell 2 percent, helping to drag down the Dow Jones industrial average in the waning moments of trading. Even so, corporate earnings provided some encouragement to investors, helping to close the gap on losses after a three-day slump. Domino’s Pizza,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585219602014-10-14T18:51:02.609-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-14T18:51:02.609-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58521960@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:51:02 MDT Corporate earnings give needed lift to U.S. stocks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58520051-79/percent-rose-earnings-fell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58520051-79/percent-rose-earnings-fell.html.csp">Corporate earnings give needed lift to U.S. stocks</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALEX VEIGA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-14T13:24:34.803-06:00">Updated Oct 14, 2014 01:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Major U.S. stock indexes on Tuesday were headed for their first gain after three straight losses. Encouraging earnings from Domino’s Pizza, Citigroup and others helped drive the modest rally, which began strong and tapered somewhat toward the end of the day. A rebound in airlines stocks also gave the market a lift. Meanwhile, oil prices plunged. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average rose 11 points, or 0.1 percent, to 16,334 as of 1:10 p.m. Mountain time. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585200512014-10-14T13:24:34.803-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-14T13:24:34.803-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58520051@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:24:34 MDT U.S. indexes slide; airlines, energy stocks drop http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58518121-79/percent-stocks-fell-investors.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58518121-79/percent-stocks-fell-investors.html.csp">U.S. indexes slide; airlines, energy stocks drop</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALEX VEIGA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-13T19:08:02.506-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 07:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The stock market slumped Monday, unable to shake off worries of a global economic slowdown and plunging oil prices. Airlines, energy and materials stocks were among the biggest decliners. Stocks are coming off their worst week in more than two years. The downturn leaves the Standard & Poor’s index 500 down 6.8 percent from its recent peak last month and up just 1.4 percent for the year. Many investors remain concerned that growth in Europe and Asia could be slowing. A meeting of eurozone finance...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585181212014-10-13T19:08:02.506-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-13T19:08:02.506-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58518121@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:08:02 MDT U.S. stocks veer lower in mid-day trading Monday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58516171-79/percent-stocks-rose-growth.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58516171-79/percent-stocks-rose-growth.html.csp">U.S. stocks veer lower in mid-day trading Monday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALEX VEIGA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-13T11:24:00.429-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 11:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">U.S. stocks veered between small gains and losses in midday trading Monday. Lingering concerns about the resiliency of global economic growth weighed on the market as investors braced for a slew of corporate earnings results later this week. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average fell 11 points, or 0.1 percent, to 16,532 as of 10:22 a.m. Mountain time. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index slipped two points, or 0.2 percent, to 1,903. The Nasdaq added four points, or 0.1 percent, to 4,281. TH...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585161712014-10-13T11:24:00.429-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-13T11:24:00.429-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58516171@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 11:24:00 MDT Asian stocks sink after Wall Street plunge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58507853-79/percent-asian-lost-markets.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58507853-79/percent-asian-lost-markets.html.csp">Asian stocks sink after Wall Street plunge</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE McDONALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T08:41:02.048-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 08:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bangkok • Asian stocks sank Friday after Wall Street suffered its worst day of the year and weak German trade data fueled worry Europe is sliding into recession. KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 index plunged 1.3 percent to 15,286.25 points and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng lost 1.6 percent to 23,144.81. China’s Shanghai Composite Index shed 0.6 percent to 2,375.28. Seoul fell 1.3 percent and Sydney and Singapore also declined. WALL STREET: Volatility returned to U.S. markets as stocks had their worst ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585078532014-10-10T08:41:02.048-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-10T08:41:02.048-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58507853@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:41:02 MDT U.S. stocks rebounding a bit in afternoon trading http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58507845-79/percent-investors-stocks-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58507845-79/percent-investors-stocks-company.html.csp">U.S. stocks rebounding a bit in afternoon trading</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALEX VEIGA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T11:54:51.142-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 11:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">U.S. stock indexes drifted mostly higher in afternoon trading Friday, paring back earlier losses but still on track to end lower for the week. The Nasdaq composite index was weighed down by a slide in semiconductor stocks. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average gained 45 points, or 0.3 percent, to 16,704 as of 11:10 a.m. Mountain time. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index was down less than one point to 1,928. The Nasdaq composite lost 36 points, or 0.8 percent, to 4,341. MARKET WHIPLASH: In...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585078452014-10-10T11:54:51.142-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-10T11:54:51.142-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58507845@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:54:51 MDT Stocks retreat early after Wednesday’s big gains http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58504019-79/percent-fell-ceo-stocks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58504019-79/percent-fell-ceo-stocks.html.csp">Stocks retreat early after Wednesday’s big gains</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T12:24:26.393-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 12:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • U.S. stocks retreated in midmorning trading Thursday, pulling back from a massive rally the day before. Gap plunged after the company announced its CEO was retiring, and energy stocks fell as the price of oil fell again. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average lost 116 points, or 0.7 percent, to 16,876 as of 9:02 a.m. Mountain time. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index lost 14 points, or 0.7 percent, to 1,955 and the Nasdaq composite lost 29 points, or 0.6 percent, to 4,440. STEP B...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585040192014-10-09T12:24:26.393-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-09T12:24:26.393-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58504019@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:24:26 MDT U.S. stocks slide on worldwide growth concerns http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58498106-79/percent-growth-global-earnings.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58498106-79/percent-growth-global-earnings.html.csp">U.S. stocks slide on worldwide growth concerns</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE ROTHWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T18:52:01.817-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 06:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Worries about weakening global growth drove the stock market lower Tuesday. The U.S. economy may be strengthening, but the outlook elsewhere is far less encouraging. On Tuesday the International Monetary Fund trimmed its forecast for global growth. A surprisingly weak report on industrial production in Germany, Europe’s biggest economy, added to the concerns. Industrial companies, whose fortunes are closely tied those of the global economy, led the sell-off. Government bonds rallied a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584981062014-10-07T18:52:01.817-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-07T18:52:01.817-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58498106@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 18:52:01 MDT Global stocks lower after declines on Wall Street http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58496181-79/percent-bank-growth-street.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58496181-79/percent-bank-growth-street.html.csp">Global stocks lower after declines on Wall Street</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE McDONALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T08:41:01.548-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 08:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bangkok • Global stocks were mostly lower Tuesday after Wall Street edged down and the World Bank trimmed its Asian growth forecast. KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX fell 0.9 percent to 9,127.05 and France’s CAC-40 lost 0.8 percent to 4,253.72. Wall Street looked set for more declines, with futures for the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 down 0.3 percent in pre-market trading. On Monday, the S&P shed 0.2 percent and the DJ lost 0.1 percent. ASIA’S DAY: Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 decli...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584961812014-10-07T08:41:01.548-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-07T08:41:01.548-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58496181@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 08:41:01 MDT U.S. stocks lose ground on global growth concerns http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58496168-79/percent-fell-global-growth.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58496168-79/percent-fell-global-growth.html.csp">U.S. stocks lose ground on global growth concerns</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE ROTHWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T11:45:25.95-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 11:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • U.S. stocks declined Tuesday as concerns rose that global economic growth is slowing. Industrial production in Germany, Europe’s largest economy, dropped the most in five years and the International Monetary Fund trimmed its outlook for global growth this year and next. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell 10 points, or 0.5 percent, to 1,954 as of 10:10 a.m. Mountain. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 119 points, or 0.7 percent, to 16,873. The Nasdaq composite fe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584961682014-10-07T11:45:25.95-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-07T11:45:25.95-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58496168@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 11:45:25 MDT H&R Block stocks slide along with U.S. markets http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58493008-79/percent-stocks-block-fell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58493008-79/percent-stocks-block-fell.html.csp">H&R Block stocks slide along with U.S. markets</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE ROTHWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Business Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-06T12:06:02.328-06:00">Updated Oct 6, 2014 12:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • U.S. stocks edged lower Monday as concerns about the direction of the Federal Reserve’s interest rate policy weighed on investors. Tax preparer H&R Block slumped after the company said its attempt to sell a banking unit was getting bogged down. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard and Poor’s 500 index fell four points, or 0.3 percent, to 1,962 as of 102:24 a.m. Mountain. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 31 points, or 0.2 percent, to 16,978. The Nasdaq composite fell 18 points, or 0.4 p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584930082014-10-06T12:06:02.328-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-06T12:06:02.328-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58493008@www.sltrib.com Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:06:02 MDT Global stocks higher ahead of U.S. jobs data http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58484397-79/percent-stocks-added-rose.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58484397-79/percent-stocks-added-rose.html.csp">Global stocks higher ahead of U.S. jobs data</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE McDONALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-03T08:52:02.078-06:00">Updated Oct 3, 2014 08:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bangkok • Global stocks were mostly higher Friday as investors looked ahead to U.S. data on jobs and factory output, while Hong Kong rose despite pro-democracy protests. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC-40 added 0.5 percent to 4,264.57 points while London’s FTSE 100 shed 1.7 percent to 6,446.39. German markets were closed for a holiday. Wall Street looked set for a strong opening, with futures for the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 both up 0.4 percent in pre-market trading. On...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584843972014-10-03T08:52:02.078-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-03T08:52:02.078-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58484397@www.sltrib.com Fri, 03 Oct 2014 08:52:02 MDT Stocks jump in midday trading on U.S. jobs gains http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58484374-79/percent-rose-dollar-fell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58484374-79/percent-rose-dollar-fell.html.csp">Stocks jump in midday trading on U.S. jobs gains</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BERNARD CONDON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-03T12:02:09.382-06:00">Updated Oct 3, 2014 12:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A surge in hiring by U.S. employers drove the Dow Jones industrial average up 200 points in early afternoon trading Friday. The better-than-expected job gains added to evidence of a two-speed global economy as the U.S. strengthens while many other countries stumble. That pushed the value of the dollar as measured against other major currencies to the highest level in four years. U.S. bonds and gold fell as investors anticipated higher interest rates. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow rose 204 po...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584843742014-10-03T12:02:09.382-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-03T12:02:09.382-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58484374@www.sltrib.com Fri, 03 Oct 2014 12:02:09 MDT