Gilead drops after hepatitis drug setback

S&P 500 higher after recent record-breaking run


Nike disappoints amid Fed-fuelled rally

Future orders fall short of expectations for sportswear group

Oracle on fire after success in the cloud

US stocks bounce back on gains for tech and energy

US bonds and shares send mixed signals

Low yields at odds with strong equities on economic outlook

Bruised oil drillers recover from rout

Investors hunt for Cuban exposure after US policy change

US stocks: no trade is an island

Large-caps have become a safety trade — but are they, in fact, safe?

Fed must not bounce from crisis to bubble

Lessons from mistakes that led to the 1999 rally

Microsoft suffers after BofA downgrade

Energy companies rally to lift index higher

Plunging oil prices weigh on US stocks

Apache sells stake in two natural gas projects

Vix index suggests year-end anxiety

‘Fear gauge’ indicates more nerves over immediate market wobbles than about the coming months

Small set to look beautiful again in 2015

Valuations no longer seem stretched for small-cap sector

Investors bank on Lending Club success

IPO price surge suggests the market sees an Alibaba in the making

Adobe soars on new cloud subscriptions

US equity markets pull back on energy sector worries

Energy stocks spoil S&P year-end party

US S&P 500 energy sector down 16.5% this year

Lending Club banks 56% surge on debut

Shares end day at $23.43 for $8.5bn valuation

Broker’s upgrade boosts Eli Lilly shares

Hopes that several of drugmaker’s products could be blockbusters

Strong dollar hits US corporate profits

Euro weakness had the biggest impact, followed by yen and rouble

US airlines benefit from lower oil prices

Carriers among this year’s best performing members of S&P 500

US banks break run of good results

Indices fall as sentiment towards riskier assets is rattled

US oil stocks drop as crude prices slide

Drop in Chinese imports stokes fears that demand is shrinking