MasterCard boosted by cross-border business

Group shares climb 7% on third-quarter results

Electronic Arts climbs on strong earnings

Stocks negative ahead of Federal Reserve’s policy decision

Goldman at odds with rivals over Alibaba

Investment bank’s research following flotation sets low target

Market takes off the beer goggles

Traders were overly hopeful the growth story could soon resume

Amgen climbs after strong sales figures

US stocks rise ahead of Federal Reserve meeting

Energy retreats on bearish Goldman call

Bank downbeat on US shale production

Wall Street shrugs off Ebola worries

S&P 500 has best week since January 2013

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Bellwether UPS rises on ecommerce hopes

US equities extend strong weeks of gains

Yelp drops on lower sales forecast

Online consumer review site also reported slowing visitor growth

Dow Chemical dips after early gains

US stocks fall modestly after S&P 500’s biggest rally of year

Harley-Davidson leads S&P 500

Motorcycle maker’s third-quarter earnings beat expectations

IBM weighs heavily on the Dow

Revenues fall short of Wall Street expectations

Loans to buy US shares at record levels

Previous peaks have come ahead of stock market downturns

Honeywell rewarded after strong earnings

US stocks rally after sharp midweek volatility

Markets: Into uncharted waters

Investors are facing the reality that stocks and bonds still look expensive

The sound and fury in global markets

The turmoil is a reminder of the importance of fighting deflation

US equity bulls need good earnings story

Wall Street had already trimmed its projections for third-quarter earnings before the sell-off

Market turmoil fuels doubts over Europe

Greek borrowing costs surge fuels concerns over structural issues

Baker Hughes sinks on geopolitical turmoil

Decline in drilling in Gulf of Mexico also weighs on margins

Fear returns with yield plunge

Market move is enough to spook anyone investing in equities