• MARKETS: Stocks are surging on what's set to be the highest volume day of the year
    Yahoo Finance Video9 hours ago

    MARKETS: Stocks are surging on what's set to be the highest volume day of the year

    Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Jared Blikre break down the latest market action as the Dow is set to snap an 8-day losing streak. Here's the performance of select trending stocks as of 10:30 am ET: GERN(HB) Geron Corp 5.03% CHK Chesapeake Energy Corp 3.59% KMI Kinder Morgan Inc 2.74% XOM Exxon Mobil 2.25% DB(HB) Deutsche Bank Ag Ord 1.38% PBR Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. ADS 1.17% TXMD(HB) TherapeuticsMD Inc 1.27% INTC Intel Corp 1.06% WFC Wells Fargo 1.01% GM(HB) General Motors Co 0.97% PG Procter & Gamble Cc 0.88% TRXC(HB) TransEnterix Inc 0.77% GE General Electric Co 0.78% AMD Advanced Micro Devices Inc 0.73% JNJ Johnson & Johnson 0.74% SIRI(HB) Sirius XM Hldgs Inc 0.56% F Ford Motor 0.51% SBUX Starbucks Corp 0.55% WMT Wal-Mart Stores 0.48% BA(HB) Boeing Co 0.41% JPM JPMorgan Chase & Co 0.29% SPY SPDR S&P 500 ETF 0.26% BAC Bank of America Corporation 0.25% TEVA Teva Pharm Indus ADR 0.17% C Citigrp Inc 0.11% QCOM Qualcomm Inc 0.05% IBM Intl Business Machines Corp 0.05% DIS Disney (Walt) Co 0.02% BIDU(HB) Baidu Inc -0.07% MOMO Momo Inc ADS -0.10% JD JD.com Inc -0.15% T AT&T Inc -0.17% CSCO Cisco Systems -0.39% QQQ Invesco QQQ Trust Series 1 -0.44% BABA Alibaba Group Holding Ltd -0.48% SNAP(HB) Snap Inc -0.68% MDGL Madrigal Pharma Inc -0.79% GOOG Alphabet Inc Cl C Cap Stock -0.71% GOOGL Alphabet Inc Cl A -0.76% OLED(3) Universal Display Corp -1.06% TWTR Twitter Inc -1.23% MSFT Microsoft Corp -1.29% MU Micron Tech -1.68% SQ Square Inc -1.60% CRSP(HB) CRISPR Therapeutics AG -1.77% NVDA Nvidia Corp -2.05% AMAT Applied Materials -2.10% CRM salesforce.com Inc -2.32% TSLA Tesla Inc -2.42% BOX(0) Box, Inc -2.61% UVXY(HB) ProShs Ultra VIX Short-Term -3.19% HMNY(HB) Helios and Matheson Analytics -3.64% TVIX(HB) VS 2X VIX Short Term -4.26% IQ(HB) IQIYI Inc ADS -7.55% BRK-B BRK-A 0005.HK ACB.TO YM=F CADUSD=X GC=F BBD-B.TO ^RUT

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    Trump tells GOP to 'stop wasting time' on immigration

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  • Investing.com2 hours ago

    Gold Prices Set for Second Weekly Slump Despite Dollar's Dash Lower

    Investing.com – Gold prices remained close to their lowest level this year as a weaker dollar failed to stoke appetite for the yellow metal.

  • Reuters3 hours ago

    Euro is here to stay - German finance minister

    The euro is irreversible, German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said in a newspaper interview to be published on Saturday when asked if the single currency will still be there in 10 years. "Yes, the euro is irreversible," Scholz told the Rheinische Post. "With the Meseberg agreements we are further building the house of Europe," he said.

  • Investing.com3 hours ago

    Euro Rebound Looks Set to Spoil Dollar's Week

    Investing.com – The U.S. dollar was on track to post a weekly loss against its rivals as mixed U.S. economic data weighed on sentiment and ongoing euro strength curbed upside momentum.

  • MarketWatch3 hours ago

    U.S. dollar heads for weekly loss after hitting 1-year high against Canadian counterpart

    The U.S. dollar rallied to its best level in a year against its Canadian rival Friday morning, thanks to sluggish Canadian economic data that underlined the fragility of Canada’s economy. The ICE U.S. Dollar Index (IFUS:DX-Y.NYB) meanwhile, was down 0.2% at 94.535. Friday morning’s Canadian data showed May inflation at 0.05%, underperforming the forecast of 0.5%, while core inflation slowed to 1.9% for the 12 months ended in May, from 2.1% previously.

  • Euro gains on growth data, Italian assurances to stay put
    Reuters4 hours ago

    Euro gains on growth data, Italian assurances to stay put

    By Richard Leong NEW YORK (Reuters) - The euro climbed on Friday as traders were encouraged by improved regional economic growth data and new assurances by Italian politicians that their nation would not leave the single currency. The euro registered a weekly gain of nearly 0.5 percent against the dollar, reversing the prior week's 1.35 percent drop tied to the European Central Bank's hint it would hold interest rates through the summer of 2019. The euro's advance, together with a rebound in commodity-linked and emerging market currencies, pressured the dollar which ended lower on the week.

  • Forex- Euro Remains Higher, as Dollar Inches Down
    Investing.com5 hours ago

    Forex- Euro Remains Higher, as Dollar Inches Down

    The euro remained higher on Friday, as the U.S. dollar fell and trade concerns lingered. EUR/USD rose 0.26% to 1.1633 as of 11:24 AM ET (15:24 GMT) after French and German business activity in June came in higher than expected, easing concerns of a slowdown in the eurozone. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a basket of six major currencies, was down 0.19% to 94.36.

  • Gold Remains Flat as Dollar Falls
    Investing.com6 hours ago

    Gold Remains Flat as Dollar Falls

    Gold prices were modestly higher on Friday but remained at a six-month low as the dollar fell and trade tensions waned. Comex gold futures for August delivery were up 0.02% to $1,270.80 a troy ounce as of 10:31 AM ET (14:31 GMT). Tensions between the U.S. and its allies remained on the back of investors minds, as the European Union imposed tariffs on about $3.4 billion of U.S. imports on Friday, including motorcycles, jeans, and whiskey.

  • Stocks- Dow Surges as OPEC Boosts Output
    Investing.com6 hours ago

    Stocks- Dow Surges as OPEC Boosts Output

    The S&P 500 gained 11 points or 0.41% to 2,761.92 as of 9:42 AM ET (13:42 GMT) while the Dow composite increased 144 points or 0.59% to 24,606.55 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite fell over nine points or 0.13% to 7,703.28.