Markets Right Now: Stocks open higher on Wall Street
Thursday, 22 February 2018 NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street following a late sell-off in the market a day earlier. Technology companies and banks rose the most early Thursday. HP rose 1.6 percent and Bank of New York Mellon climbed 1.3 percent. Chesapeake Energy jumped 10.6 percent, the most in the Standard & Poor's 500 index, after reporting earnings that were higher than analysts were expecting. Bond prices rose, sending yields lower. That came as a relief following a late spike in bond yields a day earlier. The yield on the 10-year Treasury fell to 2.92 percent. The S&P 500 rose 17 points, or 0.7 percent, to 2,719.
Just ahead of the closing bell, the major trading indexes on Wall Street are all in the green, though barely. After two tumultuous weeks, stocks are starting to settle, though it's not certain if volatility has left the marketplace for now. Although the daily gains for Feb. 13th are marginal, it is...
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