Tag archive for ‘stocks’
By admin On Monday, May 14th, 2018

Wall St. ekes out gains as trade optimism pressured by defensive stocks

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street ended a choppy session slightly higher on Monday as weakness in defensive stocks offset optimism following U.S. President Donald Trump’s conciliatory remarks toward China’s More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Wall Street higher as energy stocks gain on oil rally

(Reuters) – Wall Street was higher on Wednesday, with energy shares getting a boost from a surge in oil prices after President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of a nuclear deal with Iran. Traders More...

By admin On Friday, May 4th, 2018

World stocks set for biggest weekly loss in a month, dollar climbs before U.S. payrolls

LONDON (Reuters) – World stocks were set for their biggest weekly loss since the middle of March on Friday, while the dollar hovered near highs hit on its recent rally as investors awaited jobs data from the More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Technology stocks hit as Wall Street turns lower

(Reuters) – U.S. stock indexes swung between gains and losses on Wednesday, as Boeing’s jump after upbeat results and outlook was negated by declines in technology stocks and rising U.S. bond yields. Traders More...

By admin On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

Asia stocks subdued by rising yields, earnings deluge

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian stocks started in muted fashion on Monday as investors braced for a bevy of earnings from the world’s largest corporations, while keeping a wary eye on U.S. bond yields as they approached More...

By admin On Saturday, April 14th, 2018

Wall Street eyes earnings stabilizer after FAANG stocks wobble

(Reuters) – Wall Street is hoping that first-quarter earnings growth and corporate forecasts are strong enough to bring the FAANG group of stocks back into favor and take the spotlight off worries that caused More...

By admin On Sunday, April 8th, 2018

Asia stocks hold nerve as S&P futures bounce

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares started flat on Monday as U.S. President Donald Trump kept up his twitter war with China over trade just a couple of days before President Xi Jinping gives a keynote speech More...

By admin On Sunday, April 1st, 2018

Asia stocks begin new quarter on modest gains, dollar steady

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks began the new quarter on Monday with mild gains following a strong performance by global equities last week, while the dollar held steady awaiting key economic indicators. FILE More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

Energy stocks, Facebook help Wall Street higher ahead of Fed decision

(Reuters) – Wall Street gained late on Wednesday morning, ahead of an imminent U.S. interest rate hike, as Facebook Inc’s (FB.O) shares reversed course to trade higher and energy stocks got a boost from More...

By admin On Saturday, March 10th, 2018

Trump Administration Moves To Ban Bump Stocks

Enlarge this image Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Saturday the Justice Department is formally moving to ban the sale or manufacture of bump stocks through More...