Stock Markets

U.S. Retail Sales Rebound

U.S. retail sales rebounded in October, but consumers cut back on purchases of big-ticket household items and clothing, which could temper expectations for a strong holiday shopping season. The Commerce Department said on Friday retail sales increased 0.3% last month,… Read More ›

Apple Revenue Rises

◊ Apple Stock Rises ◊ Apple Inc. reported revenue rose 1.8% in the September quarter to $64.04 billion behind a rise in sales of wearables and services such as apps, streaming-music subscriptions and mobile payments. Those gains helped offset a… Read More ›

How To Start Trading Today

How To Start Trading Online Stock markets attract speculative capital, with most throwing money at securities without understanding why prices move higher or lower. Instead, they chase hot tips, make binary bets and sit at the feet of gurus, letting them make buy and sell decisions… Read More ›

Coca-Cola Sales Rise

The company’s sales rose in large part thanks to variations on its namesake cola—including some that contain less sugar. A diet version called Coke Zero Sugar has grown 14% by volume globally so far this year, Mr. Quincey said. And… Read More ›