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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are slightly higher Wednesday as global markets let go of some of their fears about the growing trade dispute between the U.S. and China. Technology companies are making some of the largest gains. Twenty-First Century Fox is jumping after it agreed to a new deal with Disney, which will buy Fox's entertainment businesses for more than $70 billion. Media companies are rallying as investors hope for more deals. Walgreens rose after it was added to the Dow Jones industrial average, where it will replace General Electric next week.
Investing.com – U.S. futures were higher on Wednesday as trade tensions died down.The S&P 500 futures were up 10 points or 0.36% to 2,776.25 as of 6:45 AM ET (10:45 GMT) while Dow futures increased 127 points or 0.51% to 24,842.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures rose 26 points or 0.36% to 7,278.25.Trade tensions between the U.S. and China still remained on the back of investors minds, as the two largest economies in the world faced a tit-for-tat over trade tariffs.Stocks tumbled on Tuesday after U.S. ...
European stocks finished trading mostly in the black on Wednesday, although elevated fears of a full-blown Sino-U.S. trade war continued to linger.
Following a weak performance for four weeks, the United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a weaker note and declined in the first two trading days of the week. However, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on June 20 and was trading with strength in the morning session.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 ended 0.7 percent down, off session lows. Almost all sectors finished the session in negative territory, with the exception of banks and utilities. Late Monday, Trump said he could add another 10 percent tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods.
Investing.com – U.S. futures slumped on Tuesday as trade war tensions escalated.The S&P 500 futures was down 30 points or 1.10% to 2,749.25 as of 6:45 AM ET (10:45 GMT) while Dow futures decreased 328 points or 1.31% to 24,688.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures fell 76 points or 1.04% to 7,200.00Trade tensions between China and the U.S. continued, as the two largest economies in the world faced a tit-for-tat over global trade tariffs.In the latest spat, U.S. ...
After declining for four consecutive trading weeks, the United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a weaker note. Carrying forward the weakness, the FTSE 100 Index opened lower on June 19 and was trading with weakness at five-week low price levels in the morning session.
According to Markit Economics, Germany’s service PMI weakened further in May, falling month-over-month to 52.1 from 53. It met the market estimate of 52.1 but marked its weakest expansion since September 2016.
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks tumbled Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump escalated a dispute with Beijing over technology policy by threatening a tariff hike on additional Chinese goods.
Investing.com – U.S. futures were lower on Monday as rising trade tensions between the U.S. and China continued to weigh on investors.The S&P 500 futures was down 16 points or 0.58% to 2,786.25 as of 6:45 AM ET (10:45 GMT) while Dow futures decreased 176 points or 0.70% to 24,933.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures fell 50 points or 0.69% to 7,231.25.On Friday U.S. President Donald Trump announced a 25% tariff on 818 different Chinese goods worth $34 billion beginning on July 6. China promptly retaliated with a 25% tariff on U.S. ...
The FTSE 100 Index pulled back last week and clocked the fourth consecutive weekly loss. Carrying forward the weakness, the FTSE 100 Index opened June 18 on a weaker note and was trading at five-week low price levels in the morning session.
In the U.K., new forecasts from the British Chamber of Commerce showed Monday that the economy is on track to grow at its weakest rate since 2009, Reuters reported. Italian balance trade numbers showed a trade surplus of 2.9 billion euros in April, down from 3.693 billion a year ago. European markets traded lower Monday after President Donald Trump announced new tariffs against China.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks closed out a whirlwind week with a modest loss Friday as markets gauged how much to fret about the Trump administration's decision to step up the trade dispute between the world's two biggest economies.
The pan-European Euro Stoxx 600 closed down by 0.8 percent, with all major bourses and most sectors in negative territory. This followed a rally in the Thursday session fueled by news from the European Central Bank on the future of its bond-buying program. Rolls Royce led the gains, up by about 8 percent.
Investing.com – U.S. futures slumped on Friday as trade tensions between the U.S. and China escalated.The S&P 500 futures was down 11 points or 0.42% to 2,776.75 as of 6:45 AM ET (10:45 GMT) while Dow futures decreased 152 points or 0.60% to 25,058.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures fell 19 points or 0.26% to 7,292.25.U.S. President Donald Trump announced tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese goods, with a list of 800 products expected to revealed on Friday. It is unclear what goods will be impacted and when the tariffs will go into effect. ...
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index closed higher on Thursday and broke the two-day losing streak. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on June 15 and was trading with mixed sentiment in the morning session.
Asian stocks closed mixed on Friday. Investors were cautious ahead of U.S. tariffs on China that the White House is expected to announce on Friday. The euro was on the back foot after the ECB said it would halve its bond-buying program in the last quarter of the year.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 pushed up during afternoon deals to close 1.4 percent in the green. This followed news from the European Central Bank which outlined the future of its massive stimulus program. Aveva shares led the gains, trading in the double digits throughout the day and closing up 12 percent.
Asian stock markets were mixed Friday after Wall Street largely finished with gains following the European Central Bank's announcement to phase out its bond-buying stimulus. Upbeat U.S. data helped bolstered ...
Investing.com - U.S. futures were flat on Thursday as investors mulled over comments from the Federal Reserve.
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a stronger note and lost strength as the week progressed. Following a weak performance for two days, the FTSE 100 Index opened lower on June 14 and was trading with weakness in the morning session.
Asian stocks slumped Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised its key interest rate and said it would pick up the pace of future increases. South Korea's market benchmark tumbled 1.6 percent on the ...
Stocks steadied near three-week lows on Wednesday and Chinese markets bounced after recent sharp falls as expectations grew that policy stimulus by Beijing could temper some of the impact from an escalating Sino-U.S. trade conflict. Kate King reports.
Fears the spat between the world's two largest economies could intensify added to pressure on oil prices on Monday after China said it would slap tariffs on U.S. oil, in response to Trump's announced tariffs on Chinese goods. As Kate King reports, those concerns saw European bourses start the week in the red, after Asian shares fell to a 2-1/2 week low.