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HONG KONG (AP) — World stock markets were mostly higher Thursday as investors digested the latest corporate earnings and awaited comment from the head of the European Central Bank.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a strong open for the tech-heavy Nasdaq on Thursday as a slew of upbeat earnings from Facebook and Qualcomm helped set aside worries over rising U.S. bond yields and ...
In the previous article, we noted that Sheila Patel, the CEO of Goldman Sachs (GS) Asset Management’s International division, believed that a global meltdown in equities isn’t imminent. As market risks are increasing in the economy, she advised investors to focus on a variety of investment strategies.
How much money is in your checking account? Markets are experiencing another period of volatility this week, and new research suggests checking account customers are doing something that indicates they don’t feel as secure as they would like about the economy. Moebs Services, an economic-research firm in Lake Bluff, Ill., analyzed over 12,000 depository call reports and compared them to the Federal Reserve monetary data for 2017.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average was on track Wednesday to end its longest losing streak in more than a year, lifted by a surge in Boeing shares.
The Nasdaq recovered nicely Wednesday after dropping 1.1% intraday, but several growth stocks, including China names, remained under selling pressure.
Wall Street limped into positive territory on Wednesday on optimism over a spate of upbeat earnings that was nearly offset by jitters over rising U.S. bond yields and corporate costs. The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average ended up after a choppy session, with the Dow ending a five-day losing streak, but the Nasdaq posted its fifth straight loss, weighed down by technology stocks. "Investors are aware that the tax cuts have certainly boosted earnings and they have also seen an increase in top line growth," said Bernard Baumohl, chief global economist at the Economic Outlook Group in Princeton, New Jersey.
Wall Street limped into positive territory on Wednesday on optimism over a spate of upbeat earnings that was nearly offset by jitters over rising U.S. bond yields and corporate costs. The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average ended up after a choppy session, with the Dow ending a five-day losing streak, but the Nasdaq posted its fifth straight loss, weighed down by technology stocks.
U.S. stocks pushed higher Wednesday afternoon and managed a mixed finish after a sharp loss the day before. Indexes had tumbled earlier as investors worried that growing costs for critical materials along ...
Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) just reported its Q1 2018 earnings results that crushed expectations, and its stock has responded by rising over 3% in the after hours trading session. Here’s a breakdown of some of the key statistics from the report:MetricQ1 2018Q1 2017ChangeRevenue$11,966 million$8,032 million49.0%Income from operations$5,449 million$3,327 million63.8%Net income$4,988 million$3,064 million62.8%Diluted EPS$1.69$1.0462.5%
The Dow and S&P 500 ended a volatile session slightly higher on Wednesday, with the two market gauges erasing early losses to turn positive in afternoon trading as strong corporate earnings appeared to ...
A gauge of global equities suffered its longest losing streak this year on Wednesday as 10-year U.S. Treasury yields again scaled the 3 percent mark, stoking concerns about rising costs that could dampen corporate profits. The benchmark 10-year note yield edged up to 3.035 percent for a second day as jitters about growing federal borrowing spurred more selling in U.S. government debt. The climb in yields has dented demand for equities, with major Wall Street indexes dropping more than 1 percent on Tuesday.