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Trade fears have slammed markets around the world, but U.S. stocks are rising as strong profits and spending lead investors to overlook the risks of a downturn. The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average have gone up all but one day since the U.S. and China imposed tariffs on $34 billion of each other’s goods on July 6. The S&P 500 is now up 4.8% for the year.
This market is in the “biggest bubble in the history of mankind' and, when it bursts, it could cut the stock market in half, says Ron Paul.
Based on last week’s close at 25004, the direction of the September E-mini Dow Jones Industrial Average this week will be determined by trader reaction to the 50% level at 24925.
Investing.com - Geopolitics could hang over the market in the coming week, as investors look ahead to an unprecedented meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday.
U.S. stocks climbed Friday and posted weekly gains, as a solid start to the corporate earnings season helped investors brush aside fears about a global trade rift. Stocks have shown resilience in recent weeks, even as the U.S. and China have ramped up punitive trade measures on each other that some analysts fear could hurt global growth. The S&P 500 dipped midweek after the White House said it would assess 10% tariffs on an additional $200 billion of Chinese goods—although it then rebounded Thursday as technology shares rallied.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained more than 100 points today and had its best week since June 8. •...and wonder why Mattel (MAT) was the S&P 500's worst performer. Hooray for tariffs! How else to respond to a week that saw the Trump administration announce tariffs on another $200 billion in Chinese goods, only to see the market rally this week, and rally hard?
The Federal Reserve says that it expects low unemployment and rising inflation will keep it on track to raise interest rates at a gradual pace over the next two years. By late 2019, the Fed says its key policy rate should be at a level that will be slightly restrictive for growth. NEW YORK (AP) -- Papa John's is pulling founder John Schnatter's image from marketing materials following reports he used a racial slur.
On a day major stock benchmarks closed up, Wells Fargo fell after reporting earnings and Gogo tumbled on turnaround plans that weren't well-received.
U.S. stocks wrapped up another solid week Friday as industrial and energy companies ticked higher, but quarterly results from several big U.S. banks didn't excite investors. On Friday: The S&P 500 index ...
Wall Street stocks finished modestly higher Friday, with the Nasdaq eking out a second straight record as beaten-down consumer stocks rallied. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.4 percent to close ...
President Trump is beating China in a trade war that could soon escalate, CNBC’s Jim Cramer says.
Based on the early price action, the direction of the September E-mini Dow Jones Industrial Average futures contract is likely to be determined by trader reaction to yesterday’s close at 24804. Since the Dow is in the window of time for a closing price reversal top and it’s already produced a higher-high, the key level to watch the rest of the session will be yesterday’s close at 24804.
•...and explain why Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) is falling. Tariff talk is off the front page, the Federal Reserve is on autopilot, and, yes, earnings season is underway. A quick glance at the Morning Movers shows that there is a lot of stock-specific news ranging from bank earnings to the government's appeal of the verdict in the AT&T (T)-Time Warner (TWX) merger, and a whole lot more.
Markets have seen a recovery from the shocks that occurred after President Trump announced tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods. Compared to May, the company’s AUM in US mutual funds have increased marginally from $625 billion to $626 billion in June.
US stock futures struggled for direction on Friday, oscillating between small gains and losses as trade war jitters took a back seat to the start of bank earnings season. With about 90 minutes to go before ...
Want to know why the Dow Jones Industrial Average is doing what it's doing? 7:44 a.m. After a wild week that saw stocks rise, fall, and rise again, Friday looks like it could be a quiet day. S&P 500 futures are little changed, while Dow Jones Industrial Average futures have ticked up 6 points.
Wall Street ended the week on a positive note, as consumer and oil stocks led the way on Friday. It capped off a positive week for the stock market, save for Wednesday’s session, when an escalation in ...
After a soggy start to the session, Wall Street is sitting slightly higher during lunchtime trade and heading for its best weekly performance in just over a month. The S&P 500 was up 0.2 per cent, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.4 per cent and the Nasdaq Composite crept 0.1 per cent higher and on track for a second record-high close. S&P 500, up 1.5 per cent for the week, was on track for its best performance since early June.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian shares are mostly higher, rebounding from jitters over the U.S.-China trade disputes for a second straight day.
Investors are bracing for a period of consistently higher inflation, raising bets that the Federal Reserve will deliver a fourth interest-rate increase this year as an intensifying trade spat between the U.S. and China threatens to add to mounting price pressures. Federal-funds futures, which investors use to bet on central-bank policy, on Thursday showed a roughly 60% chance that the Fed will raise rates at least four times this year, according to CME Group data. A Labor Department report Thursday showed the consumer price index rose 2.9% from a year earlier in June, the strongest growth since February 2012, and 2.3% when excluding volatile categories like energy and food.
•...and review the S&P 500's Hot Stock and the Biggest Loser, which is one story today. Show of hands—who here thought that the market would be soaring one day after President Donald Trump announced plans to place tariffs on another $200 billion of Chinese goods?
Trump DOJ appealing judge's OK of AT&T-Time Warner merger Stung by a federal judge's dismissal of its objections to AT&T's megamerger with Time Warner, the Trump Justice Department is challenging the decision ...