Dow Jones index follows S&P in setting record

NEW YORK — It’s been a long time coming, and perhaps a cause for celebration.

But when it... Read more

Oil falls to near 7-year low, drags down stocks


NEW YORK — A sharp drop in the price of oil Monday rattled investors and helped push stocks lower across several industries.... Read more

'Phony numbers' increase in earnings reports...


NEW YORK — Those record profits that companies are reporting might not be all they’re cracked up to be.

Professional investors... Read more

Stocks fall across the globe


NEW YORK — Shaky economies and plunging currencies in the developing world fueled a global sell-off in stocks Monday as fearful... Read more