• Energy leads modest slide in US stocks as oil prices fall

    2 days ago - By Stl Today

    Energy companies led U.S. stocks modestly lower Tuesday, erasing the small gains the market made a day earlier.
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  • How major US stock indexes fared on Tuesday

    How major US stock indexes fared on Tuesday

    2 days ago - By Chron

    Slumping energy stocks pulled the broader market slightly lower Tuesday, erasing small gains from the day before.
    A sharp drop in crude oil prices weighed down the energy sector. Disappointing results or outlooks from retailers and other companies also weighed on the market. Utilities and consumer goods companies rose.
    On Tuesday:
    The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 5.97 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,578.87.
    The Dow Jones industrial average lost 30.23 points, or 0.1 percent, to 23,409.47.
    The Nasdaq composite slid 19.72 points, or 0.3 percent, to 6,737.87.
    The Russell 2000 index of...
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  • Wall St off as energy stocks drop

    2 days ago - By Reuters

    Worries about Republican tax plans and falling energy shares dragged the U.S. markets lower Tuesday. Fred Katayama reports.
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  • GE, energy shares drag Wall Street lower; bond proxies rise

    2 days ago - By Reuters

    NEW YORK - U.S. stock indexes fell on Tuesday as General Electric shares plunged for a second straight day and a drop in crude oil prices hit energy stocks.
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  • Markets Right Now: Slumping energy sector pull stocks lower

    2 days ago - By Stl Today

    NEW YORK - The latest on developments in financial markets :
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