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Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre joins Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the latest market moves after Morgan Stanley, CSX and United Continental all beat Wall Street estimates of net income for the second quarter.
Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Jared Blikre break down the latest market action after Morgan Stanley reported second quarter earnings that surpassed Wall Street estimates.
President Trump is attacking critics, and defending his meeting with Vladimir Putin, as he tries to clarify his position on Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Dion Rabouin and Peter Kenny of Strategic Board Solutions discuss.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose for a fifth day in a row, while the S&P 500 continued its assault on 2900. •...highlight the downgrade that sent Clorox (CLX) tumbling. The S&P 500 rose 0.2% to 2815.62 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 79.40 points, or 0.2%, to 25,199.29.
The S&P 500 rose to its highest in more than five months and the Dow climbed for a fifth session on Wednesday as solid earnings boosted financial and industrial stocks and reinforced expectations for a strong second-quarter reporting season. Upbeat earnings from railroad CSX Corp and airline United Continental helped lift the S&P 500 industrials index, which gained 1.1 percent and was among the day's best-performing sectors. The Dow Jones Transport Average jumped 2.3 percent, its biggest daily advance in three months.
U.S. stocks Wednesday finish mostly higher, with the technology-centric Nasdaq ending oh-so-close to a back-to-back record, as an anecdotal account of business conditions in the Federal Reserve’s 12 districts painted an upbeat picture of the domestic economy.
By Lewis Krauskopf NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stocks on major world markets climbed to a one-month high on Wednesday after a raft of strong corporate earnings, while the U.S. dollar hit a three-week high against ...
On a day stocks rose on optimism over earnings and the economy, United Continental reported strong profit growth and Cara Therapeutics announced a secondary offering.
Stocks on major world markets climbed to a one-month high on Wednesday after a raft of strong corporate earnings, while the U.S. dollar hit a three-week high against major currencies. Stock markets were also supported by Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell reiterating that the U.S. economy was healthy, even though he warned that rising world protectionism would over time pose a risk to the global economic expansion.
As rhetoric on global trade ratchets higher, here’s a look at what new tariffs have been imposed and what has been threatened.
Big gains for banks and for transportation companies like airlines and railroads took U.S. stock indexes slightly higher Wednesday. Other parts of the market didn't move much.