The U.S. stock market ended lower on Wednesday as investors weighed the latest policy statement from the Federal Reserve and the implications of oil prices sinking to the lowest level in nearly six years.
An unexpected drop in U.S. orders of long-lasting goods also weighed on investors, briefly dragging the Dow Jones industrial average down 390 points early in the day before it pared back some of the losses. It was the biggest one-day decline for the ...
The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped more than 100 points Friday after data revealed the U.S. economy grew slower than expected last quarter, while global fears regarding Greece and Russia weighed on investor sentiment.
U.S. stocks plunged Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbling more than 300 points, after a mix of weaker-than-expected economic data and disappointing corporate earnings weighed on investor sentiment.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 Index wavered on Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve vowed to remain �patient� on hiking interest rates, while oil prices dropped to the lowest level in nearly 6 years.