Stock Markets

How major US stock indexes fared on Wednesday

Dec 13, 2017

U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Wednesday, as gains among grocery stores and other consumer-focused companies outweighed losses by banks

Markets Right Now: Financial markets steady after rate hike

Dec 13, 2017

Financial markets were holding steady in afternoon trading after the Federal Reserve nudged interest rates higher and said the U.S. economy was on sound footing.

Global stocks mixed ahead of likely US rate hike

Dec 13, 2017

Global stocks are mixed after Wall Street gained ahead of a likely U.S. interest rate hike

Asian stocks mixed ahead of Fed rate announcement

Dec 13, 2017

Asian stock markets are mixed after Wall Street gained as investors looked ahead to a likely U.S. interest rate hike

Markets Right Now: Banks lead US stock indexes mostly higher

Dec 12, 2017

Big-company stocks notched gains on Wall Street, bringing more records for major indexes, but smaller companies lagged behind.

World stocks turn higher as investors eye Fed decision

Dec 12, 2017

World stocks turn higher as investors look ahead to expected Fed rate increase

Asian shares fall back as investors show caution over China

Dec 12, 2017

Asian shares fall back as investors show caution over Fed, China

Markets Right Now: More records for S&P 500, Dow industrials

Dec 11, 2017

Stocks ended modestly higher on Wall Street, enough to mark more record highs for the S&P 500 index and the Dow Jones industrials. Technology stocks drove the gains Monday.

Global stocks mostly rise on economic growth hopes

Dec 11, 2017

Shares in Europe and Asia are mostly higher as upbeat U.S. jobs data from last week and signs of progress in the Brexit talks continued to support investor sentiment

Asian shares advance following encouraging US jobs report

Dec 11, 2017

Asian shares advance following encouraging US jobs report; central banks and data releases in focus

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