US shares mixed after soft GDP report, oil rises

2017-04-28 17:30

Global equities have retreated, trimming a sixth straight monthly advance, as geopolitical concerns linger and investors assess corporate earnings.

US stocks edge higher ahead of big technology earnings

2017-04-27 17:16

Wall Street stocks have edged higher ahead of earnings reports from Amazon and other technology giants as the European Central Bank kept interest rates low.

Nasdaq hits 6 000 for 1st time as US stocks continue rally

2017-04-25 16:25

The Nasdaq has climbed above 6 000 points for the first time and the Dow surged following a series of mostly strong earnings from blue-chip companies.

Nasdaq hits record close as French vote boosts stocks

2017-04-25 06:54

The Nasdaq has surged to a record close as US stocks joined a global rally on French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron's strong performance in the first round of voting.

US stocks rally, Nasdaq at record as markets eye French vote

2017-04-21 07:28

Wall Street stocks have scored large gains, with the Nasdaq finishing at a fresh record on revived hopes about US tax cuts and as the focus turns to the French elections.

US stocks down as Goldman says bond trading fell

2017-04-18 16:20

US stocks have opened lower after Goldman Sachs Group stunned Wall Street by reporting a decline in revenues from bond trading, it’s traditional strength.

US stocks gain ahead of March jobs report

2017-04-07 08:59

Wall Street stocks have finished modestly higher, shrugging off concerns about US monetary policy ahead of the closely watched March jobs report.

Dollar, equities slide as Trump trade shows cracks

2017-03-27 15:53

US stocks have fallen with the dollar, while Treasuries rallied as investor doubts grew that US President Donald Trump will be able to implement his economic agenda.

Snapchat shares soar 44% on Wall Street debut

2017-03-03 07:35

Snapchat owner Snap rode a wave of euphoria in its Wall Street debut as investors sent shares of the popular messaging app soaring.

Wall Street’s trading revival risks replace as volatility ebbs

2017-02-16 16:21

So much for the "durable" volatility in financial markets that Wall Street CEOs cited for helping to revive almost every investment bank’s earnings last quarter.


Nasdaq ends at new record; oil shares fall

2017-04-28 07:17

The Nasdaq has jumped to a fresh record ahead of earnings reports from Amazon and other tech giants after the market close, while oil weakness hit petroleum-linked shares.

US stocks dip as Trump tax plan comes into focus

2017-04-27 09:59

US stocks have dipped, ending a two-day rally as the Trump administration unveiled details of its long-awaited tax reform plan.

US stocks near records, Canadian dollar weakens

2017-04-25 16:25

US stocks have risen toward all-time highs as earnings from Caterpillar to McDonald’s bolstered optimism in the economy.

US stocks mixed as euro slips before French vote

2017-04-21 16:16

US stocks and the dollar have been little changed as markets struck a cautious tone ahead France’s presidential election.

US stocks rise as treasuries, dollar retreat

2017-04-20 15:50

US stocks have rebounded while the dollar and Treasuries slipped, as major assets continued to churn in tight ranges amid corporate results.

US stocks fall on Trump talk as dollar steadies

2017-04-13 15:59

US stocks have opened lower as the dollar stabilised from earlier losses as markets digested comments from US President Donald Trump.

US stocks open slightly higher in busy news week

2017-04-03 16:19

US stocks have opened slightly higher while European shares were flat at the start of a busy week that includes a meeting between Xi Jinping and Donald Trump.

Wall Street's buzz over Trump gives Shiller dot-com deja vu

2017-03-14 20:08

The last time Robert Shiller heard stock-market investors talk like this in 2000, it didn’t end well for the bulls, the Nobel Prize-winning economist says.

Wall Street dissenters emerge calling for May fed rate hike

2017-02-24 14:19

At least four of Wall Street’s biggest banks are breaking with their bulge-bracket brethren, telling clients that the Federal Reserve will probably raise interest rates before June.

US stocks end at new records as financial shares rally

2017-02-15 07:24

Wall Street stocks have pushed to fresh records again, with financial shares rallying after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signalled higher interest rates are on their way.

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