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S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite hit all-time intraday highs

S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite hit all-time intraday highs

Stocks closed at new highs for the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite indexes on Friday, as investors welcomed strong corporate earnings, government approval of the T-Mobile and Sprint merger, and better-than-expected economic growth. How are the major benchmarks faring? The Dow Jones Industrial Average  ended up 51.47 points, or 0.2%, at 27,192.45, while the S&P 500 index  closed up 22.19 […]

by × July 31, 2019 ×
Hershey is raising prices on its candy bars and says Halloween treats are next

Hershey is raising prices on its candy bars and says Halloween treats are next

The Hershey Co. is raising prices on its candy bars, and says Halloween candy is next on the list. The , which affect a wide variety of merchandise, are expected to impact about 20% of Hershey   portfolio. “The price increase we announced last summer remains on track, and the final portion is implementing now as we execute our Halloween […]

by × July 31, 2019 ×
S&P 500, Nasdaq end at records to close out a strong week for tech

S&P 500, Nasdaq end at records to close out a strong week for tech

U.S. stocks closed at fresh highs Friday, buoyed by bullish earnings reports and a better-than-expected reading on second-quarter domestic GDP.The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up about 65 points, or 0.24%, to close around 27,207. The S&P 500 rose 23 points, 0.80%, to close near 3,025, a new all-time high. The Nasdaq Composite also charted a new high, closing at […]

by × July 31, 2019 ×