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Kohl's and TJX earnings on Tuesday will be highlights for investors as markets deal with yet another round of Trump criticizing the Federal Reserve.
Global shares were mostly higher in subdued trading Tuesday, tracking gains in Asia despite doubts over the prospects for resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. The future contract for the Dow Jones industrial average rose 0.1 percent to 25,789.00 while the contract for the S&P 500 added less than 0.1 percent to 2,859.20. FEDERAL RESERVE: Minutes from the Federal Reserve's last policy meeting are due out Wednesday and could provide insights into the latest thinking on rate hikes at a time when President Donald Trump has been stepping up criticism of tightening by the U.S. central bank.
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday amid doubts about the prospects for resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China.
Asia traded mostly up on Tuesday after, with Chinese mainland shares leading gains. Trade relations between the U.S. and China remain in focus as the two countries are set to hold discussions later this week. Chinese markets led gains on Tuesday in a mostly positive trading session across Asia, extending their upward climb from the previous day after the banking regulator urged institutions to boost lending in the country.
The bull market in U.S. stocks is about to become the longest in history. If stocks don't drop significantly by the close of trading Wednesday, the bull market that began in March 2009 will have lasted nine years, five months and 13 days. CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- U.S. oil giant ConocoPhillips says it has reached an agreement with Venezuela(asterisk)s state-owned oil company to recover nearly $2 billion it was awarded as part of a decade-old expropriation dispute.
U.S. stocks closed broadly higher Monday as retailers and other consumer-focused companies posted solid gains. Industrial stocks also rose, led by airlines. Energy companies rose along with the price of U.S. crude oil. Technology stocks lagged the market.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 were getting a defensive lift as materials, industrial and health care stocks charged ahead. The rally in materials, industrial, and health care stocks was pushing up the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which had risen more than 100 points or 0.4%, to 25,768.58, and the S&P 500, which had climbed 0.3% to 2857.74.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trying to head higher on a quiet August Monday. Emerging markets are calm, PepsiCo has agreed to buy SodaStream, and Tesla is tumbling…again. A gathering of central bankers in Jackson Hole on Friday could be the wild card later this week.
Global stocks mostly rose Monday amid signs of progress in resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. The Wall Street Journal reported the countries hope to have a resolution by November. ...
BEIJING/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - China and the United States will hold lower-level trade talks this month, the two governments said on Thursday, offering hope that they might resolve an escalating tariff war that threatens to engulf all trade between the world's two largest economies. A Chinese delegation led by Vice Minister of Commerce Wang Shouwen will meet U.S. representatives led by Treasury Under Secretary for International Affairs David Malpass, China's Ministry of Commerce said in a statement on its website.
Asia markets mostly closed higher on Monday following a report that Chinese and American negotiators are working to de-escalate the trade dispute between the two countries. Asia markets mostly rose on Monday, following a higher finish on Wall Street Friday after a report said China and U.S. negotiators are working on a plan to end a trade dispute that would result in meetings between President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping in November. Australia's ASX 200 closed near flat at 6,345.
U.S. stocks rose late in the day Friday as investors hoped the U.S. and China are making more progress in trade talks. The Wall Street Journal reported that the countries hope to resolve their dispute by November.
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.