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Greek 'day of reckoning' shakes stock markets

...started the year.The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 23.81 points, or 1.1 percent, to 2,081.18. The Nasdaq composite fell 75.98 points, or 1.5 percent, to 4,931.81.Greece and its creditors are still struggling to find...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-17/greek-day-reckoning-shakes
Nasdaq 5,000: index passes dot-com milestone after 15 years

NEW YORK - For the first time since its dot-com era peak nearly 15 years ago, the Nasdaq composite has closed above 5,000.Major U.S. indexes rose from the start, with the Nasdaq passing the milestone number shortly before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-02/nasdaq-5000-index-passes-d
Stocks up on earnings reports, Greece news

...068.59. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 139.55 points, or 0.8 percent, to 17,868.76. The Nasdaq composite rose 61.63 points, or 1.3 percent, to 4,787.64.Investors were encouraged by signs that a deal could be reached...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-10/stocks-earnings-reports-gr
Disappointing outlooks for companies like Caterpillar, Microsoft, drive stocks lower

...or 1.3 percent, to 2,029.56. It's down 2.9 percent from its high of 2,090.57 on Dec. 29.The Nasdaq composite dropped 90.27 points, or 1.9 percent, to 4,681.50.The major stock indexes got off to a rough start early...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-27/disappointing-outlooks-com
US stocks fall on dismal retail report and a slow growth outlook; Investors flee to bonds

...points, to 0.6 percent, to 2,011.27 The S&P 500 is heading for its third consecutive week of losses.The Nasdaq composite fell 22.18 points, or 0.5 percent, to 4,639.32 And the Dow Jones industrial average dropped 186.59 points...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-14/us-stocks-fall-dismal-reta
Stocks sink over oil, Europe worries

...since Oct. 9. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 331.34 points, or 1.9 percent, to 17,501.65. The Nasdaq composite fell 74.24 points, or 1.6 percent, to 4,652.57.Energy stocks led the drop, plunging 4 percent, as the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-05/stocks-sink-over-oil-europ
Dow tops 18,000 as market reaches new highs

...50 a.m. Eastern time. The Standard & Poor's 500 gained five points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,083. The Nasdaq composite fell five points, or 0.1 percent, to 4,776.STRONG FINISH: The market has bounced back after a rough patch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-12-23/dow-tops-18000-mar
US stocks slump as oil rout continues

...5 percent.The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 315.51 points, or 1.8 percent, to 17,280.83. The Nasdaq composite dropped 54.57 points, or 1.2 percent, to 4,653.60.Just seven days earlier, the market hit record levels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-12/us-stocks-slump-oil-rout-c
Dow, S&P 500 push further into record territory

...That's up from its last record close of 17,719 on Thursday. The Dow as gained 7.4 percent this year.The Nasdaq composite added 11.10 points, or 0.2 percent, to 4,712.97. The index is up 12.8 percent for the year.The prospect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-21/dow-sp-500-push-further-re
US stocks gain as the price of crude oil rebounds

...average gained 100.69 points, or 0.6 percent, to 17,484.53. The index is also at an all-time high. The Nasdaq composite fell two points, or less than 0.1 percent, to 4,620.72.Investors also assessed the impact of the midterm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-05/us-stocks-gain-price-crude