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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.
European stocks were higher Monday morning, with investors awaiting the outcome of trade talks between the world's two largest economies later this week.
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.
Kazakhstan-focused miner Kaz Minerals slumped to the bottom of the European benchmark on Friday, tumbling more than 13 percent lower after Barclays cut its price target for the firm. Market focus is largely attuned to Turkey's ongoing currency crisis, with a dramatic fall against the dollar earlier this week sparking fears of contagion and a sell-off in emerging markets. European stocks were lower on Friday afternoon, as Turkey's ongoing currency crisis appeared to keep investors wary of taking on riskier assets.
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.
Wirecard AG, the fintech company that’s worth more than Deutsche Bank AG, edged closer to joining Germany’s blue chip DAX index after raising its earnings forecast for the second time this year. Wirecard jumped as much as 9.6 percent in Frankfurt after saying it now sees earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization of as much as 560 million euros ($637 million) this year, compared with an earlier prediction of 545 million euros. The raised outlook shows Wirecard’s business is “firing on all cylinders,” Robin Brass, an analyst at Hauck & Aufhaeuser, told Bloomberg.
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.
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.
Deutsche Bank AG and Commerzbank AG -- hold the indignity of being the worst performers among European peers this year. Commerzbank, a member of Germany’s DAX Index since its inception in 1988, is in danger of losing its membership to payments provider Wirecard AG, whose shares have climbed more than 30-fold over the last 10 years as the established player lost more than 90 percent of its value. Commerzbank -- with a market valuation of just 10.4 billion euros -- is the lowest-ranking member of the 30 companies that comprise the DAX, while Wirecard would place just outside the top 20, making it a potential entry candidate in the quarterly re-balancing in September.
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. ...
The pan-European Stoxx 600 was around 0.3 percent lower during mid-afternoon deals, with the majority of sectors trading in negative territory. Market focus is largely attuned to Turkey's financial woes, with the country's currency taking another slide to all-time lows of 7.2400 on Monday morning. European stocks were lower Monday afternoon, as Turkey's worsening economic crisis prompted investors to offload riskier equities and flee to safe-haven assets.
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.
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. ...
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. ...
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 – U.S. futures pointed to a higher opening bell on Tuesday, as investors turn their attention to the latest batch of major earnings.The S&P 500 futures rose 6 points, or 0.22%, to 2,856.25 as of 6:50 AM ET (10:50 GMT) while Dow futures were up 86 points, or 0.34%, to 25,554.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures increased 20 points, or 0.28%, to 7,464.75.Earnings season continues, with the biggest focus on Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) and Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP), which both report after the close. Disney was up 0.87% in pre-market trading while Snap rose 0.15%. ...