Pharma dealmaking helps lift US stocks

Energy sector powers ahead in spite of slide in crude

US jobs report crowns active week ahead

Eurozone inflation and unemployment data loom

Wall Street banks recover trading revenue

Quarter set for first year-on-year fixed-income rise since 2009

Carnival buoyed by strong outlook

Broad market struggles for direction

Red Hat tops S&P 500 after strong quarter

US stocks slip on geopolitical tensions in Yemen

Dow Transports puts shadow on US equities

Barometer of economy and overall sentiment lags broader market

Kraft and Heinz deal boosts consumer stocks

Equities lower after weaker than anticipated data

Freeport retreats after dividend cut

Healthcare and utilities led the S&P 500 lower

Apple climbs after $1tn valuation call

US equities trade near record territory

Apple climbs after $1tn valuation call

US equities trade near record territory

RBS to cut stake in US subsidiary Citizens

UK bank announces plans to raise more than $3bn

Oracle tops the S&P 500 leaderboard

US markets nudge up in Fed aftermath

Nike leaps ahead on higher sales

But strong dollar cuts value of European sales

Nasdaq is a different beast in 2015

Back at a record after 15 years, it is no longer just a tech index

US small-caps offer dividends boost

Executives of smaller companies increasingly confident on recovery

S&P 500 entry lifts American Airlines

US markets led lower by energy and materials

Asset managers cut exposure to US stocks

Survey reveals fear that equities are too expensive

Device approval boosts Boston Scientific

Shares climb nearly 4 per cent on hopes of strong sales

Week ahead: Fed looms large

UK Budget, Israeli election and Iran talks expected to dominate

Energy shares weigh on Wall Street

Noble Corp and Denbury Resources lead losses