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Wall Street slips with healthcare shares

U.S. stocks dipped on Wednesday as a drop in healthcare shares offset a string of positive corporate earnings and upbeat economic data from the United States and China.

published on : 18th April 2019

Bank shares lead Wall Street higher

U.S. stocks gained on Tuesday, with financials snapping a five-day losing streak as Treasury yields stabilized above 15-month lows.

published on : 27th March 2019

Bayer shares plunge on Monsanto cancer payout

Shares in Bayer plunged more than 10 per cent to their lowest in almost two years after a California jury ordered the German company's subsidiary Monsanto to pay $289 million in damages last week. 

published on : 13th August 2018

Mark Zuckerberg unscathed but pressure on Facebook grows

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg emerged from 10 hours of questions over two days from nearly 100 U.S. lawmakers largely unscathed.

published on : 12th April 2018

Tech stocks boost Wall Street

The Nasdaq rose to hit another record. But as Fred Katayama reports, falling healthcare stocks capped the advance by the Dow and S&P 500.

published on : 14th October 2017

Bihar floods: Six more NDRF teams leave for flood-hit areas to help stranded people

Nearly two million people have been affected by the floods in Bihar, including thousands who have been forced to evacuate from their homes, officials said on Monday.

published on : 14th August 2017