Financial Markets

Despite some wobbles, stocks end the week with more gains

Jul 13, 2018

U.S. stocks wrap up another solid week with gains for industrial companies, retailers and energy companies

Markets Right Now: US stocks notch another weekly gain

Jul 13, 2018

Stocks are closing out their second straight week of gains, despite some wobbly trading during the day, as industrial and energy companies climbed.

Global shares higher as focus turns to US bank earnings

Jul 13, 2018

Global shares rose Friday as investors focused on a run of earnings statements from U.S. banks.

Asian shares mostly higher; Japan's Nikkei up on weak yen

Jul 13, 2018

Asian shares mostly higher, led by advance in Japan as yen dips against dollar

CA and Commerce Bancshares jump; L Brands tumbles

Jul 12, 2018

CA and Commerce Bancshares climb while L Brands and Zumiez slip

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Jul 12, 2018

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the U.S. and abroad

Markets Right Now: Tech gains push Nasdaq to all-time high

Jul 12, 2018

Technology companies rose sharply on Wall Street, pushing the Nasdaq composite to another all-time high.

UK jury convicts 2 former bankers of bending interest rate

Jul 12, 2018

A British office that prosecutes serious corruption cases says two former senior bankers have been found guilty of manipulating a key benchmark on which global interest rates are hedged

Average US mortgage rates edge up; 30-year at 4.53 percent

Jul 12, 2018

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged higher this week, marking their first increase since early June. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average rate on 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages ticked up to 4.53 percent from 4.52 percent a week earlier.

Global stocks rebound but trade war fears remain

Jul 12, 2018

Global stock markets recovered some of the previous day's losses Thursday as investors weighed up the latest developments on a possible global trade war.

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