Welcome, sign in or click here to subscribe.
Login: Password:
     


 

 

  Business

Subscriber content preview

August 9, 2018

Stocks dip as oil prices fall

NEW YORK (AP) — A late gain for U.S. stocks slipped away Wednesday as a four-day winning streak ended. Energy companies sank along with the price of oil.

The price of crude oil fell more than 3 percent Wednesday. Big dividend payers and industrial companies slipped. Gains for Microsoft, Facebook and Alphabet helped technology companies finish higher. Banks and health care companies also rose.


 
. . .


To read this story in full login or purchase a subscription.



--