U.S. Markets News
NEW YORK, Sept 18 - U.S. stocks were rising in late morning trading on Thursday, with the S&P 500 hitting a record high a day after the U.S. Federal Reserve renewed its commitment to keeping interest rates low.
LONDON, Sept 18 - Britain's top shares rose on Thursday as investors put aside angst about an independence vote that got under way in Scotland to focus on the prospect of an extended period of ultra-low interest rates in the United States.
NEW YORK, Sept 18 - Financial stocks were leading gains on the Dow and S&P 500 indexes on Thursday, in the wake of the U.S. Federal Reserve's interest rate forecast in its policy statement Wednesday.
S&P 500 TICKS ABOVE 2,011.17 TO SET RECORD INTRADAY HIGH
LONDON, Sept 18 - European equities advanced on Thursday, with a key index climbing to a two-week high after the U.S. Federal Reserve renewed its pledge to keep interest rates ultra-low for a considerable time.
NEW YORK, Sept 18 - U.S. stocks were higher in morning trading on Thursday, with the S&P 500 brushing against resistance at a record peak, a day after the U.S. Federal Reserve renewed its commitment to keeping interest rates low.
All American Indices
|Symb||Index||Mkt Report||Time||Last||Chg||Chg %|
|.DJI||Dow Jones Industrial Average||View||4:25pm BST||17,247.40||+90.55||+0.53%|
|.IXIC||Nasdaq Composite Index||View||4:23pm BST||4,585.09||+22.90||+0.50%|
|.TRXFLDUSP||Thomson Reuters Equity US Index||4:07pm BST||182.49||+0.70||+0.38%|
|.TRXFLDCAP||Thomson Reuters Equity Canada Index||4:07pm BST||290.77||-0.28||-0.10%|
|.GSPTSE||S&P/TSX Composite Index||View||4:27pm BST||15,447.08||-11.80||-0.08%|
|.XAX||AMEX Composite Index||View||4:25pm BST||2,740.27||+7.93||+0.29%|
|.MXX||MXSE IPC||View||4:17pm BST||46,069.79||+26.17||+0.06%|