After stocks tumbled amid rising tensions Monday
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(NEW YORK) — Global stock markets are down sharply on tensions over Russia’s military advance into Ukraine and the threat of sanctions by Western governments.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 202 points, or 1.2 percent, to 16,118 as of midday Monday.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell 20 points, or 1.1 percent, to 1,839. …
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(CHICAGO) — Online delivery company GrubHub plans to raise up to $100 million through an initial public offering of its common stock.
The company did not disclose in a regulatory filing how many shares would be offered in the IPO or the projected price range.
The shares are being offered by the company and selling stockholders. …
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(NEW YORK) — The stock market is struggling to take it to the next level.
For a third straight day the Standard & Poor’s 500 index traded above its record close but fell back to end below it. An early move higher Wednesday was led by retailers and home builders, but the gains mostly petered out in the afternoon. By the closing bell …
The S&P 500 reached a record high Monday in intraday trading after falling in the early weeks of 2014.
(HONG KONG) — Most Asian stock markets rose Friday after a strong expansion in U.S. manufacturing offset pessimism from a downbeat China factory report.
The private survey by Markit found U.S. factory activity this month grew at the fastest pace in nearly four years. The report helped investors shrug off earlier concerns about China …