News  /  Biz  / 

Markets

DJIA 19826.77 -58.96
Nasdaq 5538.73 -35.39
S&P 500 2267.89 -6.75

Most Recent

Morgan Stanley and Alliance Data skid; Reynolds jumps

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:30pm

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday:

CSX beats Street 4Q forecasts

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:22pm

CSX Corp. (CSX) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $458 million.

Ohio's Cuyahoga Valley railroad logs its highest ridership

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:22pm

The nonprofit scenic railroad in Ohio's Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH'-guh) Valley National Park says it logged about 214,000 passengers last year, reaching the highest ridership in its 44-year history.

State finishes review at site of Los Angeles gas blowout

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:21pm

State officials say they completed a safety review of a Los Angeles gas storage facility where a blowout spewed methane for nearly four months.

In Price's Ga. district, what happens after health repeal

Bill Barrow, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:15pm

Carla Dent is a restaurant owner who steers her employees to federal health insurance exchanges. Eden Purdy helps poor and working-class Georgians navigate the health care marketplace. Bryson Boech is a grocery cashier recently diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, what the insurance industry calls a pre-existing condition.

Markets Right Now: US stocks end slightly lower

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:12pm

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):

The Latest: Senate Democrats urge Trump not to fire Cordray

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:02pm

The Latest on Congress (all times EST):

Wal-Mart to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the US

Michelle Chapman and Anne D'Innocenzio, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:01pm

Wal-Mart plans to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the U.S. as it opens new stores and expands existing locations. The world's biggest retailer said Tuesday that its plans will also generate about 24,000 construction jobs.

Grain higher, livestock higher

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 1:52pm

Grain futures were higher Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Grain higher, livestock higher

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 1:51pm

Grain futures were higher Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Official: Puerto Rico govt could collapse if no steps taken

Danica Coto, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 1:51pm

The administration of Puerto Rico's new governor warned on Tuesday that the U.S. territory government could shut down if dramatic measures to offset the economic crisis aren't taken soon.

Grain higher, livestock higher

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 1:51pm

Grain futures were higher Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Utility plans vote on New York offshore wind project

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 1:51pm

A New York utility is set to vote later this month on a plan to construct an offshore wind farm off eastern Long Island.

Trump's 1st home up for auction for 2nd time in 3 months

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 1:45pm

The first property connected to Republican President-elect Donald Trump has become a hot spot for real estate deal-making.

Dakota Access company seeks to block pipeline study

Blake Nicholson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 1:11pm

The company building the Dakota Access oil pipeline wants a federal judge to block the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from launching a full environmental study of the $3.8 billion pipeline's disputed crossing of a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota.

US stock indexes fall, along with bond yields and dollar

Stan Choe, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 1:01pm

Losses for bank stocks pulled U.S. indexes lower Tuesday and put the Dow Jones industrial average on track for its third straight loss. Bond prices rose, while the dollar's value sank against the British pound and other rivals.

US judge OKs plan for Caesars' unit to exit bankruptcy

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 1:01pm

A federal judge has approved a plan to reorganize a subsidiary of casino giant Caesars Entertainment Corp., clearing the way for the operating unit to exit bankruptcy after filing for Chapter 11 protection with $18 billion in debt.

The Latest: US hopes Brexit talks can avoid economic turmoil

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 12:54pm

The Latest on British Prime Minister Theresa May's speech on Brexit (all times local):

Foxx: Private dollars alone can't solve transportation woes

Joan Lowy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 12:42pm

Stimulating private investment in infrastructure projects, as President-elect Donald Trump has proposed, can cover only a fraction of the costs of solving America's transportation problems, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx warned as he prepares to leave office.