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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 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.
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 ...
The stock market closed higher Friday, as the Dow Jones industrial average again led and the Nasdaq lagged despite gains for Amazon.com stock and other major Nasdaq components.
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.
The S&P 500 pulled back on Wednesday and broke the four-day gaining streak. However, the S&P 500 opened higher on July 12 and rose to five-month high price levels. On Thursday, ten out of 11 major S&P 500 sectors closed the day higher. Strength in the IT, industrials, and healthcare sectors supported the market. However, weakness in the consumer staples sector limited the market’s gains.
•...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.
Market anticipates technology sector to be least affected by the Trump administration's intended second round of tariffs worth $200 billion on Chinese imports.
Dow Futures: Alphabet is pennies from a buy point. Workday, Proofpoint, Atlassian, RingCentral boomed toward buy points as software dominated Thursday's rally.
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.
FAANG companies helped the bull market speed up in pace on Thursday, even though select names in the chip, retail and apparel sectors foundered.
Want to know why the Dow Jones Industrial Average is doing what it's doing? Today, the Nasdaq Composite climbed 1.4% to 7823.92, a new all-time high, while the S&P 500 gained 0.9% to 2798.29, its highest close since Feb. 1. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 224.44 points, or 0.9%, to 24,924.89.
Wall Street was back in buying mode Thursday, pushing the Nasdaq to a fresh record as high hopes for earnings season overshadowed trade war fears. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.9 percent to ...
Major benchmark indexes are trying to stage a comeback as China's less-aggressive response to the latest tariffs give investors hope that a reconciliation between the two nations is still possible. In today's Intraday Update, we... •...note that Wednesday's selling "did not get emotional";•...consider what could happen in an all-out trade-war scenario; •...gasp as defense stocks spike on reports that NATO has agreed to U.S. demands for increased military spending. The Dow's slow rise turned to surge as defense stocks climbed sky-high, while the S&P 500 has climbed 0.7% to 2794.57. The turnaround was not surprising given Wednesday's selling "did not get emotional," wrote Frank Cappelleri, an Instinet technical analyst.
Tech stocks were back in favor Thursday after the Nasdaq composite suffered a mild distribution day Wednesday, falling 0.6% in higher volume.
Wall Street stocks bounced early Thursday, recovering some of the prior session's declines that were stoked by trade war worries. The broad-based S&P 500 gained 0.4 percent to 2,784.05, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index advanced 0.5 percent to 7,753.76. US stocks snapped a four-day winning streak on Wednesday after President Donald Trump's administration announced it would push ahead with new tariffs on China, prompting a sharp response from Beijing.
Pension fund managers across the country have been underperforming the market and charging hefty fees to do so. That's helped widen the gap between what retirees are owed and what local governments have in their coffers.
Stocks were off to a strong start Thursday, as the tone improved in U.S. trade war and NATO rhetoric. Airlines rallied on Delta Air earnings. CA spiked on takeover news.
The S&P 500 rose to five-month high price levels on Tuesday and clocked the fourth consecutive daily gain. However, the S&P 500 opened lower on July 11 and declined as the day progressed. On Wednesday, ten out of 11 major S&P 500 sectors closed the day lower. Weakness in the energy, materials, and industrials sectors weighed on the market. However, strength in the utilities sector limited the market’s loss.
LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets recovered some of the previous day's losses Thursday as investors weighed up the latest developments on a possible global trade war.
Stock futures rose Thursday after Trump trade war fears spurred a Dow Jones sell-off. Microsoft, Twitter, Okta, Urban Outfitters and Five Below are close to carving new bases and buy points.