(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected two appeals by gun owners seeking to overturn the federal government's ban on the sale of bump stocks -- devices that allow a semiautomatic firearm to shoot more than one shot with a single pull... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A year of sharp declines for the stock market reversed over the summer, giving stocks a much-needed rebound. But a bout of deep losses across the major stock indices in recent weeks has renewed fears of further decline. The S&P 500 on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A hotter-than-expected inflation report on Tuesday sent the stock market tumbling. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 1,200 points, which amounted to a nearly 4% drop, making it the index's worst day since June 2020. Meanwhile, the S&P 500 —... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As alarms over inflation and a possible recession sounded in recent months, a stock market rally offered a source of optimism — until this week. The S&P 500 fell 2.1% on Monday, its worst day in more than two months. As of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Tesla will split its stock on Wednesday, joining giant firms like Amazon and Alphabet, the parent company of Google, which have chopped up shares this year as a means of reducing their price and making them more accessible to investors. The stock... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Wild swings in the share price of a largely unknown Hong Kong-based fintech company in recent days have reminded some analysts and traders of the "meme stock" craze, which grabbed headlines and stoked controversy early last year. On Tuesday, the stock price... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After a near-historic decline over the first half of the year, the S&P 500 -- a popular index to which many 401(k) accounts are pegged -- bounced back in July with its strongest month since November 2020. The other major indices,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Stock market woes will persist into the second half of the year but signs of hope will emerge for beleaguered investors, experts told ABC News of their predictions. The stock market took a historic plunge over the first half of the year,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Global stocks tumbled and the S&P 500 closed in bear market territory Monday as fears over inflation rattle investors around the world. The S&P 500 closed down 151 points, or 3.88%, meaning it's down 21.3% since its high on Jan. 3. The... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Global stocks tumbled and the S&P 500 opened in bear market territory Monday as fears over inflation rattle investors around the world. On Friday, investors were disappointed to learn that inflation is moving in the wrong direction. U.S. consumer prices surged 8.6%... Read More.