WATCH: Boeing leads Wall Street sell-off as corporate damage grows

2020-03-19 15:50

Boeing shares tumbled to a 7-year low after the company sought a $60 billion government lifeline, adding to a global market sell-off as investors fear government efforts to offset the financial damage caused by the coronavirus pandemic won't be enough.

US stocks mixed on impeachment probe; Nike, Boeing up

2019-09-25 17:20

Wall Street stocks have been mixed early Wednesday, with Nike and Boeing gaining, as investors took a wait-and-see approach to a congressional impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump.

US stocks open mixed as Fed meet looms

2019-09-17 16:18

US stocks have been treading water at Tuesday's open as oil prices retreated and investors grew cautious ahead of a Federal Reserve policy meeting.

US stocks jump on China trade talks announcement

2019-09-05 16:12

Wall Street stocks have jumped on Thursday on news that the United States and China would resume high-level trade talks in October, mitigating fears of further escalation in the trade war.

US stocks go negative on growth fears

2019-08-22 18:12

Wall Street stocks have tripped into the red as worries about global growth resurfaced following lacklustre US and European data.

US stocks open higher, Dow up 0.2% after worst session of year

2019-08-15 16:19

Wall Street stocks have opened higher following mixed US economic data, bouncing modestly after the Dow suffered its worst session of the year.

Twitter adds 5 million users, sales top estimates

2019-07-29 07:55

Twitter reported sales that beat Wall Street expectations as the social media company attracted millions of new users with better ways of sorting users’ feeds and more relevant notifications.

US stocks dip at start of heavy earnings week

2019-07-15 16:53

Wall Street stocks have edged lower ahead of a deluge of quarterly earnings reports from large banks and other companies.

Stocks buoyed by US trade, rate hopes

2019-06-10 16:39

Stock markets have risen, building on strong pre-weekend gains, after weak US jobs data fanned expectations the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates next month.

US stocks open higher, rebounding from Monday rout

2019-05-14 16:42

Wall Street stocks have risen, winning back a fraction of the losses suffered in a broad sell-off in the prior session caused by fears over the escalating US-China trade war.


Landisa: This New Yorker left a high-paying job in Wall Street to run a non-profit school in the centre of Joburg. Here’s why.

2020-02-28 12:23

The thing that mattered for me at that point, I think was, "Who am I?" That was a question I didn't know. When you're chasing these things, if you don't know who you are, why you're doing it, then you could be chasing anything, says David Fu

‘This is crazy!’: Wall Street scurries to protect itself in repo crisis

2019-09-19 07:52

The word went out even before the opening bell: the Fed had to step in.

US stocks flat as August jobs growth disappoints

2019-09-06 16:17

Wall Street stocks have been little changed early Friday after US employment data showed job growth slowing in August.

US stocks plunge as Trump vows new retaliation against China

2019-08-23 20:31

Wall Street stocks have plunged deep into the red on Friday after US President Donald Trump threatened new retaliation against China in response to Beijing's latest tariff announcement.

US stocks rise amid stimulus talk, steadying bond yields

2019-08-19 16:50

The steadying of the US Treasury market and talk of economic stimulus in Germany and China helped lift Wall Street stocks on Monday.

US stocks join global selloff after latest Trump tariffs

2019-08-02 16:36

Wall Street stocks have dropped as the latest round of US tariffs on China overshadowed a mixed US jobs report amid a global equity selloff.

US stocks edge down from records

2019-07-16 16:30

Wall Street stocks have edged down from records following mixed banking earnings and worrisome manufacturing data contrasted with strong US retail sales.

US stocks retreat on shifting Fed expectations

2019-07-08 16:35

Wall Street stocks have retreated on worries over slowing global growth and diminishing hopes for an aggressive Federal Reserve interest rate cut.

Donald Trump sports a new hairdo – and people are loving it

2019-06-03 13:08

His trademark fluffy hairdo has been the butt of many jokes.

US stocks edge higher amid trade talk uncertainty

2019-05-08 19:41

After two straight declines spurred by trade war fears, Wall Street stocks were mildly positive on the eve of a key round of US-China talks.

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