U.S. markets open in 5 hours 40 minutes
  • S&P Futures

    3,305.50
    +6.25 (+0.19%)
     
  • Dow Futures

    27,271.00
    +128.00 (+0.47%)
     
  • Nasdaq Futures

    11,151.50
    +2.00 (+0.02%)
     
  • Russell 2000 Futures

    1,489.90
    +1.10 (+0.07%)
     
  • Crude Oil

    39.59
    -0.21 (-0.53%)
     
  • Gold

    1,881.60
    -26.00 (-1.36%)
     
  • Silver

    23.61
    -0.91 (-3.72%)
     
  • EUR/USD

    1.1697
    -0.0012 (-0.11%)
     
  • 10-Yr Bond

    0.6640
    0.0000 (0.00%)
     
  • Vix

    26.81
    -0.97 (-3.49%)
     
  • GBP/USD

    1.2690
    -0.0046 (-0.36%)
     
  • USD/JPY

    104.9570
    +0.0330 (+0.03%)
     
  • BTC-USD

    10,424.00
    -117.76 (-1.12%)
     
  • CMC Crypto 200

    211.73
    -2.02 (-0.95%)
     
  • FTSE 100

    5,901.31
    +71.85 (+1.23%)
     
  • Nikkei 225

    23,346.49
    -13.81 (-0.06%)
     

PRESS DIGEST -Wall Street Journal - August 3

Aug 3 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


- Microsoft Corp said it will move forward with plans to buy the U.S. operations of the hit video-sharing app TikTok, capping weeks of covert dealmaking that were almost upended by an 11th-hour intervention from President Donald Trump. https://on.wsj.com/2EC6qDo


- Fuel maker Marathon Petroleum Corp said it has agreed to sell its gas stations to the owners of the 7-Eleven convenience store chain for $21 billion in the largest U.S. energy-related deal of the year. https://on.wsj.com/31bhE9M


- Tailored Brands Inc, the parent company of Men's Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank, has filed for bankruptcy after the coronavirus pandemic slashed demand for dress clothes. https://on.wsj.com/3k7izjV


- Luxury department store chain Lord & Taylor, an industry pioneer dating back nearly 200 years, filed for bankruptcy along with its owner, the venture-backed fashion-rental subscription service Le Tote Inc. https://on.wsj.com/33jpuAI

(Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom)