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If the Federal Reserve’s big get-together is a must-see event for Wall Street this week, the latest look at business investment is the undercard. Here’s why it’s so important to the U.S. economy — and ...
President Trump says the U.S. runs a trade deficit with Canada, but our government’s own number crunchers say the U.S. has a surplus. Here’s what you need to know.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average was sitting pretty at the end of January. Yes, all the indexes are down this morning, with S&P 500 futures down 0.6%, and Dow Jones Industrial Average futures off 136 points, or 0.5%. Nasdaq Composite futures, however, have tumbled 1.3%, nearly triple the Dow's loss, thanks to the revelations about the misuse of Facebook (FB) data and its ripple effect through the tech sector.
U.S. stock futures point to a drop at the open Monday, with Facebook Inc. among the big losers in premarket action as the social-media giant drew considerable flak for how it had managed users’ data.
Add heightened political risk to the growing number of factors that have been contributing to volatility on Wall Street.
Global stocks were on the defensive Monday as investors prepared for Wednesday's key move on interest rates and any signals it will provide for the direction of monetary policy heading into the second ...
A steady weakening in U.S. equity futures snowballed into one of the biggest drops in a month for Nasdaq 100 contracts, as pre-market trading revealed losses of around 1.5 percent in Apple Inc., Facebook ...
Investing.com – Asian equities were mixed in afternoon trade on Monday. Personnel changes in China’s government and the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) gathered attention as Yi Gang, a vice governor of the PBOC, has been nominated to replace Zhou Xiaochuan as the head of the Chinese central bank, according to parliament delegates. Investors’ focus now turns to Jerome Powell’s first meeting as chairman at the Federal Reserve on Wednesday.
Earlier in the year, speculation that the Fed may raise rates at least four times triggered a massive price slide. With the market struggling due to outside market influences, we could see a similar move if the Fed surprises with four rate hike projections.
Investing.com – Asian equities were mixed in morning trade on Monday. Personnel changes in China’s government and the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) gathered attention as Yi Gang, a vice governor of the PBOC, has been nominated to replace Zhou Xiaochuan as the head of the Chinese central bank, according to parliament delegates. Investors’ focus now turns to Jerome Powell’s first meeting as chairman at the Federal Reserve on Wednesday.
Vladimir Putin won re-election as Russia’s president in a landslide on Sunday for which Moscow partly credited the diplomatic storm with Britain over the poisoning of former double agent Sergei Skripal. ...
U.S. stock-market investors have grown concerned about interest rates of late, with many accepting that they’re going to rise, but still worried that the jumps will happen too quickly. According to one ...
U.S. stocks bounced Friday but notched weekly losses, after a shaky stretch of trading renewed many investors’ fears over the course of trade policy.
Puh-leeze! That seems to be the stock market’s response to the flood of news to which it’s subject on a daily basis. It has developed its own antidotes to the flotsam flowing out of the nation’s capital, which can be best described by their acronyms: FOMO (fear of missing out) and BTFD (buy the dip, with a certain modifier). Following the stock market’s brief but violent drop in February, investors came roaring back with record purchases of equity funds in the most recent week ended on Wednesday.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished up 72 points today, and the S&P 500 broke its four-day losing streak. •...and wonder if getting people to take their medicine can help pharmaceutical companies like Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) and Eli Lilly (LLY). The Dow has gone mostly nowhere this year but that hasn't stopped investors from feeling a bit exuberant about the market.
The S&P 500 and the Dow Industrials rose on Friday, boosted by strong industrial output numbers, though all three of Wall Street's major indexes posted losses for the week. February industrial production jumped 1.1 percent, the largest increase in four months. Energy led the major sectors of the S&P 500 with a 1.0 percent gain, as oil prices rose 1.7 percent.
Jim Cramer checks in with United Technologies CEO Greg Hayes, who shares his take on tariffs, trade and the state of the aerospace business.
Next week is the beginning of a massive anti-trust case in Washington. The federal government takes on AT&T over their acquisition of Time Warner. The government sued to block the deal in November saying its bad for consumers. AT&T claims blocking the transaction is denying consumers the kinds of vertically integrated products you can get from Comcast/NBCU, Netflix, Google, Amazon, and Facebook.