Financial Markets

Markets Right Now: Technology, banks lead US stocks lower

Oct 19, 2017

Technology companies and banks are leading U.S. stocks slightly lower on Wall Street.

Global shares mostly lower as data shows China growth slowed

Oct 19, 2017

Global stock markets are mostly lower as data showed that China's quarterly growth slowed slightly

American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault to retire next year

Oct 18, 2017

Kenneth Chenault, one of the most prominent black businessmen and long-time chairman and CEO of American Express, will retire in early 2018; led company through financial crisis and 9/11 attacks

How major US stock indexes fared on Wednesday

Oct 18, 2017

Banks and technology companies led U.S. stocks modestly higher Wednesday, delivering another set of market milestones

Markets Right Now: US stocks closing higher; IBM surges

Oct 18, 2017

Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street; IBM surges on third-quarter profit.

US stocks on course for higher close, new records

Oct 18, 2017

U.S. stocks are moving modestly higher in late-afternoon trading, on course to deliver new records for each of the major stock indexes

Global stocks mixed, Nikkei up on likely ruling party win

Oct 18, 2017

Global shares mixed, Japan benchmark up on election prospects

Xi urges stronger Chinese stand against 'grim' challenges

Oct 18, 2017

Chinese President Xi Jinping urged a reinvigorated Communist Party to take on a more forceful role in society and economic development to better address "grim" challenges facing the country as he opened a twice-a-decade national congress

GOP budget that's key to taxes moving ahead in Senate

Oct 18, 2017

The Senate has moved forward on a GOP budget plan that's a critical step in the party's drive to cut taxes and simplify the IRS code

Asia stocks mixed, Nikkei cheered by likely ruling party win

Oct 18, 2017

Asian shares mixed as China's Communist Party congress begins

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