Mounting Coronavirus Fears Triggers Brutal Stock Sell-Off; Dow's Biggest Point Drop EverThe coronavirus pandemic's effect on the economy triggered a major sell-off Monday on Wall Street, where the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped nearly 1,000 points in the final hour of trading to drop just short of 3,000 points for the day, the Dow's worst point drop in history.
Wall Street, Tech Stocks Suffer Opening Bell 2,000-Point Sell-Off; Trading Halted For 15 Minutes After Steep Decline After two weeks of steady declines, Wall Street was bracing for a steep tumble fueled by coronvirus fears and an oil price war between OPEC countries and Russia at Monday's opening bell as Dow futures shed nearly 1,300 points in overnight trading.
Tesla Posts Quarterly Profit, Surprising Wall Street And Thrilling InvestorsTesla posted an unexpected profit, surprising Wall Street and thrilling investors and its customer base.
Protecting Your 401k: What Is The Yield Curve And Why It MattersThe bond market is flashing a big neon caution sign.
Rough Day On Wall Street After Feds Cut Key Interest Rate For First Time Since 2008
San Francisco-Based Slack Shares Soar On First Day Of TradingShares of San Francisco-based Slack, a popular messaging platform, soared Thursday on the their first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.
Tesla Stock Plunges As Analyst Calls 'Code Red' On Car-Maker's IssuesTesla stock was hammered Monday after an analyst once bullish on the electric car maker said the company's various issues have put it in a "code red" situation.
Rideshare Drivers Plan Collective Strike Ahead Of Uber's IPOUber is about to raise billions by going public and Lyft has already cashed in with Wall Street investors. Rideshare drivers who also want a piece of the action are planning a collective protest.
Uber Looks To Raise Up To $9 Billion With IPO; Drivers Threaten StrikeRide-hailing giant Uber is hoping to raise $9 billion in its mammoth initial public stock offering next month, but it may be hard to find a ride on the streets of San Francisco that day.
Oakland Nonprofit Aims To Reduce Number Of Small Plastic 'Nurdles' Ending Up In OceanThere are growing protests over the amount of plastic "nurdles" ending up in the world’s oceans, but an Oakland nonprofit is helping find out where they're coming from and who's responsible for them.
Lyft IPO Prompts San Francisco Supervisor To Raise Caution On Wealth Disparity, Housing PricesThe successful initial public offering for San Francisco-based ride-hailing service Lyft is prompting concern among city leaders over increasing wealth disparity and the IPO's effect on the city's sky-high housing prices.
Lyft IPO: Shares Soar In Early Trading, Settle With 8.74 Percent GainSan Francisco-based ride-hailing giant Lyft launched its initial public offering of shares Friday with values soaring over 20 percent in early trading on Wall Street.
Stock Market Stages Historic Rally; Up More Than 1,000 PointsHigh-tech stocks soared Wednesday, powering the largest single point gain in Dow history with the market finishing the trading day up more than 1,000 points.
Bah Humbug; Wall Street Sell-Off Continues; Dow Drops 653 pointsThe sell-off of the Silicon Valley giants Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Alphabet (Google) continued Monday as the Dow plunged 653 points to finish the holiday-shorten trading day well below 22,000 points.
Stock Market Tumble Causes Businesses To Hold Off On Investments By the time the final bell rang Monday, the Dow's fall was the largest Christmas Eve tumble in market history.