|Day's range||5,367.38 - 5,427.26|
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U.S. stocks moved higher Tuesday as investors welcomed solid results from homebuilders, retailers and other companies. Technology stocks also rose, rebounding from a slide a day earlier. Energy companies were climbing along with the price of U.S. crude oil. Consumer goods stocks were among the laggards.
Investing.com – U.S. futures were higher on Tuesday, as hope that the U.S. and China will tone down trade hostilities pushed the S&P and Nasdaq near all-time highs.The S&P 500 futures rose 5 points, or 0.18%, to 2,863.75 as of 6:50 AM ET (10:50 GMT) while Dow futures were up 54 points, or 0.21%, to 25,812.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures increased 20 points, or 0.28%,to 7,407.75.U.S. and Chinese officials are expected to meet in Washington on Wednesday and Thursday to discuss trade disagreements, shortly before the latest round of trade tariffs go into effect.However, ...
The pan-European Stoxx 600 was up around 0.3 percent during mid-morning deals, with most sectors and major bourses in positive territory. In an interview with Reuters on Monday, the U.S. president accused Beijing of manipulating the yuan in order to try to offset trade tariffs imposed by Washington on some Chinese imports. Trump's comments appeared to dent market sentiment ahead of upcoming trade talks between the world's two largest economies.
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday amid doubts about the prospects for resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China.
The S&P 500 rose 5 points, or 0.18%, to 2,855.18 as of 9:43 AM ET (13:43 GMT), while the Dow increased 93 points, or 0.36%, to 25,763.0 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite lost 1 point, or 0.02% ,to 7,814.66.
Stocks rose late in the day Friday as investors welcomed signs of progress in resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. The Wall Street Journal reported that the countries hope to have a resolution by November. The report came a day after China said it will send an envoy to Washington for the first talks between the countries since early June.
Investing.com - Stocks started the day lower on Wall Street Friday, as global market selling on a further tumble in the Turkish lira hit the broader market and weakness in semiconductor earnings hit technology shares.
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares made moderate gains early Friday after U.S. stocks jumped on news China is preparing to resume trade discussions with the U.S., the first negotiations in more than a month.
The currency rose slightly against the dollar on Thursday, after rallying Wednesday on the back of financial support from Qatar. Bourses in Europe climbed higher Thursday following news that China accepted an invitation from the United States to talk trade in late August. The positive news out of China pushed basic resources to trade over 1 percent higher.
Investing.com - Wall Street opened lower Wednesday on concerns about retail earnings and global market weakness.
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares fell Thursday after deepening worries about global economic growth, particularly in China, set off a rout on Wall Street.
U.S. stocks rallied Tuesday as banks, retailers, and smaller companies jumped. The Turkish lira steadied as officials from Turkey and the U.S. said the countries are in talks to ease diplomatic tensions, which have resulted in high tariffs on Turkish steel and aluminum. Stocks in emerging markets like Argentina, Russia and Brazil jumped.
In commodities, gold futures rose 0.33% to $1,202.90 a troy ounce, while crude oil futures increased 1.44% to $68.17 a barrel. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of six major currencies, rose 0.07% to 96.23.
Investing.com – U.S. futures were higher on Tuesday as investors shrugged off economic uncertainty in Turkey.The S&P 500 futures rose 11 points, or 0.39%, to 2,836.50 as of 6:45 AM ET (10:45 GMT) while Dow futures were up 97 points, or 0.38%, to 25,312.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures increased 39 points, or 0.53%,to 7,456.25.The Turkish lira rallied on Tuesday, breaking a 5-day losing streak after the country's central bank pledged to provide liquidity in response to a meltdown which has unsettled global markets.The struggling currency sank to an all-time low of 7. ...
The euro zone will learn its latest growth rate figures at 10 a.m. London time (5 a.m. ET). Industrial production numbers and the ZEW economic sentiment index for the region will also be released at that time. European stocks traded in the black Tuesday morning as concerns over Turkey's economic woes eased.
Investing.com - U.S. futures pointed to a lower opening bell on Monday, as the economic crisis in Turkey rattled global markets.The S&P 500 futures fell 7 points, or 0.26%, to 2,829.50 as of 6:50 AM ET (10:50 GMT) while Dow futures slumped 74 points, or 0.29%, to 25,257.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures decreased 19 points, or 0.26%,to 7,407.50.The Turkish lira was slightly higher on Monday after Turkey’s central bank pledged to provide liquidity and cut reserve requirements for Turkish banks. ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks in the U.S. and Europe skidded Friday as investors worried about the financial stability of Turkey and how it might affect the global banking system.
The S&P 500 fell 14 points, or 0.50%, to 2,839.23 as of 9:36 AM ET (13:36 GMT), while the Dow decreased 165 points, or 0.65%, to 25,343.40 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite lost 39 points, or 0.50%, to 7,852.47.
Investing.com – U.S. futures were lower on Friday as trade risk and geopolitical uncertainty weighed on investor sentiment.The S&P 500 futures fell 12 points, or 0.43%, to 2,841.50 as of 6:37 AM ET (10:37 GMT) while Dow futures slumped 98 points, or 0.38%, to 25,395.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures decreased 39 points, or 0.53%,to 7,436.0.Geopolitical tensions continued after the U.S. imposed fresh sanctions against Russia on Wednesday for its alleged part in poisoning a former British spy and his daughter in the UK. ...
The S&P 500 fell about 0.5 point, or 0.03%, to 2,856.88 as of 9:37 AM ET (13:37 GMT), while the Dow lost 4 points, or 0.02%, to 25,578.86 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite gained 3 points, or 0.05% to 7,892.29.
Investing.com - U.S. futures inched forward on Thursday as investors look ahead to corporate earnings and monitor news for geopolitical and trade developments.The S&P 500 futures rose 2 points, or 0.10%, to 2,858.0 as of 6:50 AM ET (10:50 GMT) while Dow futures were up 12 points, or 0.05%, to 25,548.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures increased 7 points, or 0.10%,to 7,478.75.Media companies are in focus as dozens of companies release their corporate results as earnings season winds down. ...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed on Thursday with Chinese stocks outperforming the region, as investors watched the latest developments on trade. Prices of oil stabilized.
The S&P 500 fell 2 points, or 0.08%, to 2,855.90 as of 9:37 AM ET (13:37 GMT), while the Dow decreased 21 points, or 0.09%, to 25,607.01 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite lost 7 points, or 0.10%, to 7,875.92.
Investing.com – U.S. futures were flat on Wednesday as the Sino-U.S. trade war escalated and investors waited for earnings results.The S&P 500 futures rose 1 point, or 0.03%, to 2,860.75 as of 6:50 AM ET (10:50 GMT) while Dow futures were up 12 points, or 0.05%, to 25,612.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures was down half a point, or 0.01%,to 7,476.75.The U.S. announced on Tuesday that it will impose a 25% tariff on $16 billion of Chinese goods on August 23, as the trade war between the two largest economies in the world escalates. ...
Investing.com - Wall Street was higher on Tuesday, as the S&P 500 edged closer to the all-time high it reached in January.The S&P 500 rose 8 points, or 0.29%, to 2,858.70 as of 9:35 AM ET (13:35 GMT). The all time high is 2,872.87.The Dow increased 103 points, or 0.41%, to 25,605.58 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite gained 34 points, or 0.44%, to 7,894.08.Stock prices were driven higher by a better-than-expected earnings season, with almost 80% of the S&P 500 since Monday posting profits to the upside, according to FactSet. ...