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Viacom earnings, industrial production data - what to watch in markets Friday.
Wall Street is under pressure from major tech stocks. Yahoo Finance’s Seana Smith has details from the New York Stock Exchange.
Stocks closed higher on Wall Street Thursday, breaking a five-day losing streak for the market. Gains in technology companies and banks drove an afternoon rally, offsetting losses in retailers, homebuilders, ...
A rebound in technology companies and banks helped reverse an early slide for U.S. stocks Thursday, breaking a five-day losing streak for the market.
U.S. stocks rose on Thursday on optimism the United States and China could resolve their trade dispute, after a news report said Washington would pause further tariffs on Chinese imports. Wall Street's ...
Stocks close higher Thursday with the S&P 500 snapping a five-day losing streak as cautious optimism took hold following a report that the U.S. may back off from its belligerent stance against China on trade.
A gauge of global stocks climbed on Thursday after five sessions of declines as Wall Street surged on trade optimism, while sterling tumbled as political developments in Britain rippled through markets. U.S. stock indexes surged after a Financial Times report that U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has told some industry executives that another round of tariffs on Chinese imports has been put on hold as the two nations pursue talks. A spokesperson for Lighthizer later denied the report, one of several news developments involving trade during the day that swung stocks.
Paul Tudor Jones, a hedge-fund luminary, says he’s stress-testing his portfolio of corporate debt because he expects a tumultuous road ahead for that market segment.
The Federal Reserve has raised interest rates to a level that’s now starting to put the bite on asset prices, says billionaire investor Ray Dalio in a television interview on Thursday.
U.S. stocks snapped a multi-day skid, finishing higher on Thursday buoyed by renewed hopes the U.S. and China can strike a compromise on trade. It was topsy-turvy session for equities that opened in the red as Brexit fears lingered, but news of easing trade tensions pushed stocks into the green. The tech-dominant Nasdaq Composite snapped a five-day losing streak, closing up 1.7%, the S&P 500 ended its own five-day skid, finishing Thursday up 1.1% and the blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average ended a run of four consecutive losing sessions, closing up 200 points, or 0.8%. In economic news, retail sales for October rose 0.8%, topping economists polled by MarketWatch and in company news, Walmart shares fell 2.2% after the retailer reported third-quarter earnings which beat on profit but missed on revenue.
Markets turned losses into gains on reports that U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer told some corporate executives new tariffs on Chinese goods were being delayed.
Sterling tumbled on Thursday as political developments in Britain rippled through currency, bond and equity markets, while the major U.S. stock indexes erased losses from earlier in the session helped by optimism over U.S.-China trade. Fueled by Wall Street's reversal, a gauge of global stock markets was on track to snap a five-day streak of declines. Oil prices rose to recoup some losses from a recent steep plunge.
Investing.com – Wall Street opened lower on Thursday, after jobless claims numbers were consistent with a strengthening labor market.The S&P 500 fell 16 points, or 0.62%, to 2,684.82 as of 9:35 AM ET (14:35 GMT), while the Dow dipped 159 points, or 0.64%, to 24,921.06 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite was down 11 points, or 0.17% to 7,124.54.The number of people who filed for unemployment assistance in the U.S. rose by 2,000 to a seasonally adjusted 216,000 from the previous week’s total of 214,000. The numbers give support to the Federal Reserve gradually increasing interest ...