NEW YORK - U.S. stocks drifted in Thursday trading as a parade of big companies turn in quarterly results. The Dow Jones industrial average climbed more than 100 points, almost entirely thanks to a strong gain for Visa, the Dow's highest-priced stock.
Mortgage rates rose this week from their lowest point in 2014, but lenders still offered a 30-year fixed loan below 4%, according to Freddie Mac's weekly survey.
Wow Airlines is offering low-cost fares across the Atlantic Ocean beginning in 2015, becoming the first airline to do so. Posted: Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:00 pm.
WASHINGTON�The number of new claims for jobless benefits rose last week but remained at historically low levels, supporting other signals of an improving labor market.
Treasury prices gained Thursday as investors kept their optimism about the U.S. economy in check despite a solid headline reading on last quarter's growth.