According to trading, the Dow Jones rose 1.28%, NASDAQ – on 1,82%, the index of wide market S&P 500 by 1.49%.
MOSCOW, 15 Oct. Us stock indices on Thursday rose amid data reporting companies, according to data exchanges.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 1.28% to 17141,75 point, high-tech NASDAQ — on 1,82%, to 4870,10 points, the index of wide market S&P 500 by 1.49% to 2023,86 item.
Net profit is one of the largest financial corporations in the world, Citigroup Inc. for the third quarter of 2015 increased by 51%, to $ 4,291 billion dollars, or 1.35 dollars per share of 0.88 against the dollar a year earlier. Analysts had expected the index value at the level of 1.28 dollars per share. Revenue financial giant declined by 5%, totaling 18,692 billion.
Profit American banking giant Goldman Sachs Group Inc. in the third quarter decreased by 38% in annual terms and amounted to 1,330 billion, or 2,90 dollars per share against 4.57 per dollar a year earlier. The experts expected the indicator at the level of 2.91 dollar. Quarterly revenue increased by 6% to 1,556 billion.
The quarterly loss of American investment company Blackstone Group amounted 483,86 million dollars against profit in 553,862 million dollars a year earlier. Diluted loss per share was 0.40 us dollar against a profit of $ 0.41 in the third quarter of 2014. Experts predicted a loss of $ 0.3 dollar per share.
According to the U.S. Department of labour, consumer prices in the USA in annual terms in September, unchanged, month-on-month deflation was recorded at 0.2%. Analysts had forecast deflation in September in annual terms at 0.1%, and on a monthly basis to 0.2%.
The number of initial applications for unemployment benefits in the U.S. for the week ended 10 October declined by 7 thousand compared with a revised reading of the previous week — up to 255 thousand, the lowest level since 1973. Analysts had expected, on the contrary, growth rate of 3 thousand compared with the original data of the previous week — up to 270 thousand to 263 thousand.
“The market seems to react more on profits than on the macroeconomic picture as a whole,” stated senior investstrategii Charles Schwab Investment Management Omar Aguilar (Omar Aguilar), whose words results Reuters.