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Stocks plumment but claw back in turbulent day

...141.74. The Stan dard & Poor's 500 index fell 15.21 points, or 0.8 percent, to 1,862.49 and the Nasdaq composite dropped 11.85 points, or 0.3 percent, to 4,215.32.The yield on the benchmark U.S. 10-year note fell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-15/stocks-plumment-claw-back-
US stocks surge to biggest gain of the year as Fed signals no rush to raise interest rates

...994.22. The Standard & Poor's 500 index added 33.79 points, or 1.8 percent, to 1,968.89 and the Nasdaq composite rose 83.39 points, or 1.9 percent, to 4,468.59. All three indexes had their biggest point and percentage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-08/us-stocks-surge-biggest-ga
Dow plunges 334, its worst day of 2014

...16,659.25. The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 40.68 points, or 2.1 percent, to 1,928.21 and the Nasdaq composite fell 90.26 points, or 2 percent, to 4,378.34. Few companies were spared from the selling Thursday. All...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-09/dow-plunges-334-its-worst-
Nasdaq composite posts best win streak in 3 years

NEW YORK -- The Nasdaq composite index notched its longest winning streak in more than three years Thursday after strong gains in factory orders and worker productivity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/05/fin_384877.shtml
Finance
Business briefs: Nasdaq composite closes above 4,000

NEW YORK -- Technology stocks, the dominant force on Wall Street this year, propelled the Nasdaq composite index to its first close above 4,000 today and boosted broader market indicators to records of their own. The Nasdaq, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/30/bus_280140.shtml
Business
Business briefs: Nasdaq composite posts record close

...blue-chip stocks lower on Wall Street on Friday, but the Nasdaq composite managed another record high close. The Dow Jones...gain of 234.57, or nearly 2.2 percent. The Nasdaq composite index rose 22.14, to 3,369.25. Friday was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/20/bus_275085.shtml
Business
Biggest daily point gains for Nasdaq composite index

The Nasdaq composite index had its biggest point gain ever and its second-largest percentage increase on Tuesday. The biggest percentage gain ever...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/09/bus_238445.shtml
Business
S&P 500 trades above 2,000 points for first time

...11:15 a.m. Eastern. The Dow Jones industrial average added 109 points, or 0.6 percent, to 17,110. The Nasdaq composite rose 27 points, or 0.6 percent, to 4,565.RECORD TERRITORY: The S&P 500, a widely followed barometer of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/sp-500-trades-above-2000-p
US stocks plunge, wiping out July's gains

...563.30. The drop was the biggest since Feb. 3 and the index is now 13.36 points lower for the year. The Nasdaq composite fell 93.13 points, or 2.1 percent, to 4,369.77.Exxon Mobil stock fell $4.31, or 4.2 percent, to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-31/us-stocks-plunge-wiping-ou
Global tensions don't curb enthusiasm for stocks as market extends its correction-free streak

...for the month.In April, stocks plunged as investors dumped biotech and Internet stocks. The technology-heavy Nasdaq composite index slumped to its worst day since 2011 and dragged down other major indexes. Between April 3 and April 11 the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-25/global-tensions-dont-curb-