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As the government shutdown enters a second month, economists say it could pose a threat to the wider economy. WASHINGTON (AP) -- In the past year, the availability of homes that a middle-class family could buy has declined in 86 percent of the largest metro areas, according to an analysis of 49 cities being released Wednesday by the real estate brokerage Redfin and provided in advance to The Associated Press. DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) -- World leaders in favor of international cooperation and free trade are trying to strike back at the wave of populist nationalism that has featured prominently at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
U.S. stock indexes spent Wednesday drifting and finished with small gains. While big companies continue to report strong profit growth, investors aren't sure how much longer it will last. On Wednesday: ...
After enduring a near-death experience in the later part of 2018, there are now signs of life in the small-cap sector. While the S&P 500 rose 8.5% in the first eight months the year, the Russell 2000 posted a 13.4% return. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Sign with AAPL.
The Russell 2000 Index is snapping out of its fourth-quarter slump. After tumbling in the last three months of 2018, leading small-cap stocks into a bear market, the Russell 2000 is up 10.5 percent to ...
Following an extremely rough fourth quarter which saw the Russell 2000 Index fall 20%, and the Russell Microcap Index fall 22%, smaller names are rebounding nicely so far in 2019. The Russell 2000 Growth Index (+10.29%) is just 64 basis points ahead of the R 2000 Growth Index, while the Russell Microcap Growth Index (+10.2%) is 59 basis points ahead of the Value Index.
Small-cap stocks, as gauged by the Russell 2000 index (RUT) , are off to their best start to any year in the past 32 years, boasting a gain of 8.8% over the past 12 trading sessions, according to Dow Jones Market Data.
Stocks in the U.S. and Europe jumped Friday as renewed hopes for progress in trade talks between the U.S. and China helped the markets finish the week with another strong gain. Indexes jumped after Bloomberg News reported that China's government offered to buy more goods and services from the U.S., potentially eliminating its trade deficit by 2024. For investors, the encouraging news on trade builds on recent positive signs for the U.S. economy and indications from the Federal Reserve that it will be patient when considering future interest rate hikes.
Stocks in the U.S. and Europe jumped Friday as renewed hopes for progress in trade talks between the U.S. and China helped the markets finish the week with another strong gain.
Jackie Robinson's original contracts are going up for auction. Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro and Dan Roberts discuss with Goldin Auctions founder, Ken Goldin.
Donald Trump and Nancy Pelosi are in a stalemate over the shutdown while thousands of government workers remain out of work. Yahoo Finance Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro, Kristin Myers, Pras Subramanian, and Mattie Duppler discuss.
China offers six-year import boost in trade talks with US. Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro, Julie Hyman, Heidi Chung, Mark Senseman - The Wealth Consulting Group CIO and Yousef Abbasi - Global Market Strategist, at INTL FCStone discuss.
China has offered a six-year boost in US imports - negotiated during meeting earlier in January. Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro, Brian Sozzi, Barry Knapp, Ironsides Macroeconomic Research and Jeffrey Wright, Eurasia Group Analyst discuss.