Market Snapshot: Dow advances over 250 points to book best month since January on earnings, as bank concerns, Fed decision loom


U.S. stocks advanced on Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average logging its best monthly gain in three months, boosted by strong earnings from the tech sector though inflation data cemented expectations for another interest-rate hike by the Federal Reserve next week.

The U.S. banking system has come under renewed pressure as concerns weigh over the First Republic Bank’s ability to raise fresh capital after it revealed an exodus of deposits in March this week. The regional lender is reported to be likely headed for receivership…

This article was originally published by Read the original article here.

Previous articleMarket thinks an FDIC takeover of First Republic is likely Friday, Bove says
Next article: First Republic stock drop deepens in aftermarket


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here