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Markets drop over China fears, drug costs

...set Aug. 25. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 312.78 points, or 1.9 percent, to 16,001.89. The Nasdaq composite slumped 142.53 points, or 3 percent, to 4,543.97.Health care stocks were another weak link. A sell-off...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-28/markets-drop-over-china-fe
Stocks edge higher as European Central Bank says it's ready to provide more support if needed

...16,374.76. The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 2.27 points, or 0.1 percent, to 1,951.13 and the Nasdaq composite fell 16.48 points, or 0.4 percent, to 4,733.50.Stocks started the day solidly higher, but momentum waned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-03/stocks-edge-higher-europea
US stocks jump after Chinese market surges

...during a sharp six-day slump.The S&P 500 index gained 47.15 points, or 2.4 percent, to 1,987.66. The Nasdaq composite rose 115.17 points, or 2.5 percent, to 4,812.71.Thursday's market action pushed the three indexes into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-27/us-stocks-jump-after-chine
US stocks take scary ride Monday

...points about an hour before closing bell. The S&P 500 was down 73 points, or 3.7 percent, at 1,897. The Nasdaq composite had shed 162 points, or 3.5 percent, at 4,543 points. The three indexes are down for the year."There is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-24/us-stocks-take-scary-ride-
US markets rebound a day after plunge

...points the day before. The Standard & Poor's 500 rose 35.01 points, or 1.8 percent, to 1,948.86, and the Nasdaq composite rose 113.87 points, or 2.5 percent, to 4,749.98.Tax preparation company H&R Block was the biggest gainer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-02/us-markets-rebound-day-aft
US stocks plunge after bleak Chinese manufacturing report

...or 2.8 percent, to 16,058.35. The S&P 500 fell 58.33 points, or 3 percent, to 1,913.85 and the Nasdaq composite fell 140.40 points, 2.9 percent, to 4,636.10.As it's been for the last several weeks, the selling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-01/us-stocks-plunge-after-ble
US stock surge snaps 6-day losing streak on Wall Street

...percent, to 1,940.51. In percentage terms, it was the best day for the S&P 500 in nearly four years.The Nasdaq composite rose 191.05 points, or 4.2 percent, to 4,697.54.Analysts said investors apparently saw the big sell-off...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/us-stocks-surge-snapping-6
Stocks down 200 at the close

...15,666.44 The Standard & Poor's 500 index dropped 25.60 points, or 1.4 percent, to 1,867.62. The Nasdaq composite dropped 19.76 points, or 0.4 percent, to 4,506.49.Treasury bonds fell, pushing up the yield on the benchmark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-25/stocks-down-200-close
US markets recovering from Monday losses

...204 shortly after noon. The Standard & Poor's 500 index gained 43 points, or 2.2 percent, to 1,936. The Nasdaq composite rose 141 points, or 3.1 percent, to 4,668.The 10 sectors in the S&P 500 all moved higher, with technology...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-25/us-markets-recovering-mond
US stocks rise on optimism over Greek bailout deal

...076.62. The Dow Jones industrial average climbed 211.79 points, or 1.2 percent, to 17,760.41. The Nasdaq composite gained 75.30 points, or 1.5 percent, to 4,997.70.The gains pushed the S&P 500 back into positive territory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-10/us-stocks-rise-optimism-ov