WASHINGTON  — Last thirty day period, U.S. businesses could possibly have lose employment for the very first time in about a 12 months, probably increasing alarms about the economy’s trajectory. Still even if the January employment report coming Friday have been to present a deep reduction of positions, there would […]

Wall Street’s key benchmarks faltered on Thursday, capping back-to-back sessions of gains on the heels of a slew of strong tech earnings, as sentiment waned following dismal results from Facebook that sent shares of the company spiraling along with other tech peers. A recent winning streak in equities was eclipsed […]

By STAN CHOE and ALEX VEIGA, AP Business Writers A week of volatile swings on Wall Street ended Friday with more losses for stocks, as a mixed batch of U.S. job market data triggered another bout of dizzying trading. The S&P 500 closed 0.8{1b90e59fe8a6c14b55fbbae1d9373c165823754d058ebf80beecafc6dee5063a} lower after erasing a 0.7{1b90e59fe8a6c14b55fbbae1d9373c165823754d058ebf80beecafc6dee5063a} gain […]