Stock Market News Today — World shares took a step back on Wednesday as signals that China has put broader stimulus on hold offset positive results from Credit Suisse (SIX:CSGN), which kicked off the earnings season […]
Stock Market News Today — Equity markets in Asia faltered on Wednesday, amid losses in South Korea and worries that China has put any further stimulus on hold as the economy shows signs of regaining […]
Stock Market News Today – U.S. gross domestic product, a hectic week of earnings and interest rate decisions in Japan, Canada and Turkey will keep market watchers on their toes this week as markets return […]
| BY LEANDRO SANNA | STOCK MARKET NEWS TODAY | Wall Street’s main indexes were trading flat on Wednesday, as a Qualcomm-led rally in chipmakers was offset by a slide in healthcare stocks for the second straight […]
U.S. Stock Index Futures | BY LEANDRO SANNA | STOCK MARKET NEWS TODAY | U.S. stock index futures moved higher Tuesday morning, as market participants awaited further earnings reports. At around 02:00 a.m. ET, Dow futures rose […]
Stock Market News | BY KYRA MYERS | STOCK MARKET NEWS TODAY | Wall Street was lower on Monday as financial results from Goldman Sachs and Citi hurt sentiment about earnings season. The Dow lost 64 points, […]
Financial Markets | BY KYRA MYERS | STOCK MARKET NEWS TODAY | 1. Not All Yield Curve Inversions Are Created Equal To many, an inverted yield curve is taken as gospel of economic doom and gloom, having […]
Financial Stocks Led The Market Higher Friday | BY KYRA MYERS | STOCK MARKET NEWS TODAY | Two of the nation’s biggest banks reported earnings that beat expectations… The S&P 500 climbed Friday to notch a third […]
U.S. New Tariffs On European Imports | BY ALLANM DELIMOTAKU | STOCK MARKET NEWS TODAY | Major U.S. stock indexes fell Tuesday, as investors assessed the potential fallout from the Trump administration’s threat to impose new tariffs […]
Looming Pullback In Earnings | BY KYRA MYERS | STOCK MARKET NEWS TODAY | Dozens of companies have slashed their profit forecasts for the first quarter. Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. last week became the latest big company […]
U.S. Futures | BY ANNA MERET | STOCK MARKET NEWS TODAY | U.S. futures rose on Wednesday as upbeat Chinese and European data helped ease fears of a protracted slowdown in the global economy. In China […]
Brexit Predictions Big Banks .By Erik Sanna | STOCK MARKET NEWS TODAY. The U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May has seen her preferred deal with Europe rejected three times, but the very same U.K. lawmakers that voted […]
Stock Markets – Economic Calendar .BY MAX LECESTER. The March U.S. jobs report will be the main event for financial markets in the week ahead, as investors watch for further signals on the strength […]
Lyft Inc. Stock-Trading Debut Friday .By Corrie Drietun. Lyft Inc. shares vaulted in their stock-trading debut Friday, as investors gobbled up the first real public opportunity to buy into the future of ride hailing. The […]
Brexit Deal .By Max Lecester. Britain’s Parliament rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal for a third time Friday, increasing the chances that the U.K.’s departure from the European Union will again be delayed and […]
<< Europe – China Trade Agreement >> The leaders of France, Germany and the European Union’s executive sought to present Chinese President Xi Jinping with a united front at talks in Paris on Tuesday, pressing […]
European lawmakers have approved sweeping copyright reforms that could have far-reaching consequences for the business models of tech giants like Google and Facebook. Trade Alphabet – GOOG – Google’s parent company and other subsidiaries in the technology, life […]
NEWS, QUOTES, CHARTS – DOW 30 – Dow Jones Industrial Average U.S. futures put the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average on course to climb 0.3% at the open after both indexes eked […]
U.S. stocks futures fell, with E-minis for the S&P 500 skidding 0.5 percent. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dropped 1.4 percent to a one-week trough in a broad sell-off in equities in […]
By Alessandro Sollo | email@example.com << revoke, rethink, remain, rejoice >> The slogan, one of many immortalized via Twitter, sums up well the anti-Brexit demonstration that has invaded the streets of London…. With record numbers: […]
Ahead of fresh high-level trade talks this week, China is not conceding to U.S. demands to ease curbs on technology companies, the Financial Times reported on Sunday, citing three people briefed on the discussions. U.S. […]
Data released Friday on eurozone purchasing managers indexes—key indicators on the health of the manufacturing sector—came in below expectations, dragged down by weak performance in Germany and France. The U.S. equivalent is set to be […]
U.S. stocks were slightly lower Wednesday, pausing their recent surge as investors looked ahead to the latest commentary from the Federal Reserve and next round of trade talks. The Dow Jones Industrial Average inched down […]
VIX VOLATILITY INDEX Market focus is largely attuned to global trade developments, amid media reports of U.S. concerns that China is pushing back against American demands in trade talks. European stocks opened slightly lower Wednesday […]
The Federal Reserve and the Bank of England are both expected to hold interest rates steady at the conclusion of their meetings this week. Ahead of the rate decisions, fund managers and analysts say they […]
Prime Minister Theresa May’s warned lawmakers that unless they approved her Brexit divorce deal after two crushing defeats, Britain’s exit from the European Union could face a long delay and could involve taking part in […]
Volatility Index VIX Chart The Fed is expected to hold interest rates steady, but it is also expected to issue a new forecast with fewer rate hikes and a slower economy. The Fed also is […]
Investors continue to monitor remarks out of Washington and Beijing on trade negotiations
U.S. stock index futures were little changed early Wednesday as investors continued to monitor political and economic uncertainties across the globe. At 6:30 a.m. ET, Dow futures implied an open of less than 5 points. Futures on S&P 500 and Nasdaq were also relatively flat.
Britain said on Wednesday it would eliminate import tariffs on a wide range of goods and avoid a so-called hard border between Ireland and Northern Ireland in the event of a no-deal Brexit. The government announced the moves, which it said would be temporary, ahead of a vote by lawmakers later on Wednesday on whether Britain should leave the European Union without a deal, a prospect that alarms many employers with the scheduled March 29 Brexit date fast approaching.
European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker agreed to additional assurances in an updated Brexit deal with British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday, but warned UK lawmakers would not get a third chance to endorse it. Sterling, which had risen ahead of the talks between May and Juncker, extended gains in hopes the changes may be enough to sway rebellious British lawmakers who have threatened to vote down May’s plan again on Tuesday.
Boeing Co, the best performing Dow component this year by a wide margin, dropped 6.7 percent after many airlines grounded the company’s new 737 MAX 8 passenger jet. Helping markets gain ground was the heavyweight Dow component’s stock bouncing off its session lows, while the Dow Jones Airlines index reversed course to trade 0.34 percent higher.
More than 275 financial firms are moving a combined $1.2 trillion in assets and funds and thousands of staff from Britain to the European Union in readiness for Brexit at a cost of up to $4 billion, a report from a think tank said on Monday. UK lawmakers are due to vote on Tuesday on an EU divorce settlement. But with less than three weeks to go before Brexit day on March 29, it is still unclear whether the deal will be approved, whether departure from the EU will be delayed, or whether it will happen without agreement.