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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on July 6, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Stock Market Rebounds, Biggest Gain In 7 Years

The Dow Jones industrial average soared more than 600 points Wednesday, its biggest gain in seven years.

08/26/2015

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Facebook, Google, Apple All See Big Jumps From Tuesday Stock Rebound

China is once again the prime reason for the action. The People’s Bank of China finally did the expected and cut interest rates in Beijing’s latest move to try and put the brakes on its own market meltdown.

08/25/2015

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Dow Jones Plunges As Worldwide Sell Off Continues

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 1,000 points when the markets opened Monday morning.

08/24/2015

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Dow Jones Tops 18,000 For First Time As U.S. Economy Grows At Fastest Pace In 11 Years

Stocks are pushing further into record territory as the Dow Jones industrial average tops 18,000 points for the first time.

12/23/2014

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) during early trading on October 14, 2014 in New York City. I  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Dow Plunges More Than 450 Points; Nasdaq Losses Reach ‘Correction’ Level

U.S. stocks tumbled across indexes Wednesday as fears of a global economic slowdown intensified, with the Dow Jones industrial average in its fourth day of consecutive losses – plunging more than 400 points.

10/15/2014

Stock traders on Wall Street. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bay Area Stocks Among Those Battered On Wall Street

Several Bay Area stocks were among those losing ground Thursday. Apple Inc. was down more than $6 on the day, while Google stock was off more than $10 and Chevron slid some 2.5 percent.

06/20/2013

A Chevron sign at a Bay Area gas station. (CBS)

Chevron Among Top Decliners As Dow Plunges 251 Points

Relentlessly gloomy reports about the health of the world economy rocked Wall Street on Thursday, with San Ramon-based Chevron among the Dow’s leading decliners.

06/21/2012

A sign at Hewlett-Packard headquarters in Palo Alto. (John G. Mabanglo/AFP/Getty Images)

Hewlett-Packard Regains Market Footing; Shares Lead Dow

Hewlett-Packard Co. is showing signs of recovery as it strengthened its position as the world’s largest maker of personal computers and gained back some of the business it had lost while weighing whether to dump its PC division.

04/12/2012