Commodity Markets

The Latest: Trump thanks Saudi Arabia for lower oil prices

Nov 21, 2018

President Donald Trump is thanking Saudi Arabia for plunging oil prices amid criticism over his decision not to further punish the kingdom for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Oil price plunge sends ripples through global economy

Nov 21, 2018

Sharply lower oil prices are sending ripples through the global economy, lending more spending power to consumers shopping for Christmas gifts and making fuel cheaper for people in poorer countries.

US stocks take sharp losses as tech, internet companies drop

Nov 19, 2018

US stocks are falling as technology and internet companies take more losses and Amazon leads a steep drop among retailers as investors react to tensions between the US and China at a Pacific Rim conference

Retailers, tech companies weigh on US stocks; Oil prices up

Nov 16, 2018

U.S. stock indexes are down in midday trading as losses in retailers and internet and technology companies outweigh gains elsewhere in the market

Stocks have struggled in 2018. Bonds too. Oh, and gold.

Nov 15, 2018

Even the most balanced investors have gotten knocked on their heels this year

Abu Dhabi summit: Oil production cuts may be necessary

Nov 12, 2018

Major oil producers at Abu Dhabi summit say production cuts of up to 1 million barrels per day may be necessary

US stocks surge after midterms; tech and health care jump

Nov 7, 2018

US stocks are climbing after the U.S. midterm results showed the Democrats winning control of the House of Representatives and Republicans keeping a majority in the Senate, an outcome that was widely expected

US stocks are higher as Berkshire climbs; Apple sinks again

Nov 5, 2018

U.S. stocks are mostly higher as Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway rises and takes financial companies higher and energy companies rise with the price of oil and natural gas

Asian shares slide on worries over US-China relations

Nov 5, 2018

Asian shares slide on worries over US-China trade dispute

Asian shares mixed on doubts over Chinese stimulus

Nov 1, 2018

Asian markets are mixed as traders wondered if the Chinese government could shore up its economy without weakening the yuan as manufacturing slows

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