Financial Markets

Markets Right Now: Technology, energy lead US stock gains

Oct 13, 2017

Stock indexes are slightly higher on Wall Street in midday trading as technology companies post solid gains.

Tech stocks lead US indexes higher; hospitals, insurers sink

Oct 13, 2017

Technology and energy companies lead US stocks higher and retailers rise after the government says retail spending increased in September

US inflation figures set to set market tone at week's end

Oct 13, 2017

Global stock markets generally rose Friday as investors awaited the next round of U.S. inflation and retail sales figures.

Asian markets subdued as investors brace for earnings season

Oct 13, 2017

Asian stock markets were subdued on Friday following losses on Wall Street as investors waited for the corporate earnings report season to gauge the health of corporate Asia and elsewhere

Viacom and AT&T fall while Southwest Airlines rises

Oct 12, 2017

Viacom and AT&T skid while Southwest Airlines and Edison International climb

Here comes earnings season: Brace for a slowdown in growth

Oct 12, 2017

Earnings growth likely slowed sharply in the summer, and Wall Street is preparing for an underwhelming reporting season

Stocks mixed amid earnings, Brexit talks deadlock

Oct 12, 2017

Stock markets are mixed as investors digest upbeat earnings from bank JPMorgan Chase and a lack of progress in Brexit talks

Asian shares mostly rise, taking cue from Wall Street gains

Oct 12, 2017

Asian shares are mostly higher, taking their cue from new record highs on Wall Street

Kroger and JetBlue rise while Coach and Sears slump

Oct 11, 2017

Kroger and JetBlue Airways trade higher while Coach and Sears Holdings decline

Officials say pipeline boosts revenue by about $6M a month

Oct 11, 2017

A North Dakota state agency says the Dakota Access pipeline has boosted the state's tax revenues by $19 million in its first three months of operation

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