Stories tagged: stock market
Mon., Aug. 5, 2019, 12:12 p.m.
Stocks tanked again Monday on worries that President Donald Trump’s worsening trade war will threaten a global recession and drag profits for companies even lower.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 5:08 p.m.
President Donald Trump intensified pressure Thursday on China to reach a trade deal by saying he will impose 10% tariffs Sept. 1 on the remaining $300 billion in Chinese imports …
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019, 4:54 p.m.
Technology and health care companies drove U.S. stocks to a lower finish Monday as the market fell for a second straight day following a run of record highs.
Fri., June 14, 2019, 3:46 p.m.
It was raining cats and dogs on Wall Street. Chewy, the online seller of pet food and squeaky toys, made a strong showing in its debut on the New York …
Fri., June 14, 2019, 3:41 p.m.
Stocks ended a choppy week of trading with modest losses Friday as investors look forward to getting more clues about the direction of interest rates.
Fri., May 31, 2019, 11:15 a.m.
Stocks tumbled on Wall Street Friday after the U.S. announced plans to expand its trade war to Mexico, its third-biggest trading partner.
UPDATED: Thu., May 23, 2019, 10:42 a.m.
Shares of Tesla, suffering one of the worst stretches in company history, rebounded Thursday after CEO Elon Musk told employees that orders are up.
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019, 6:44 p.m.
Wall Street capped a turbulent week with a late-day rally Friday after shaking off an early slump triggered by the latest escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and …
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019, 4:53 p.m.
After much hype leading up to the largest initial public offering in five years, Uber hit a few potholes on its first day of trading, closing down 8% and reflecting …
UPDATED: Fri., May 3, 2019, 5:36 p.m.
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett called himself an “idiot” for not buying stock in Amazon, but said someone at his investment firm, Berkshire Hathaway, is making up for his lack of …
Wed., March 27, 2019, 8:36 a.m.
Stock indexes veered between small gains and losses in early trading Wednesday on Wall Street as the market cooled off after posting solid gains a day earlier.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:12 p.m.
World stocks mostly rose on Monday ahead of more trade talks between Chinese and American officials in Washington this week.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 3:26 p.m.
Stocks extended their gains in afternoon trading on Wall Street Wednesday as investors remained optimistic that the U.S. and China will make more progress in resolving their costly trade dispute.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 6:50 p.m.
U.S. stock indexes stemmed an early slide Friday, finishing mostly higher and nudging the benchmark S&P 500 index to its second weekly gain in a row.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 5:40 p.m.
With Boeing’s jet deliveries climbing ever higher, the company released its 2018 financial results Wednesday, delivering record revenue, record profit and record cash flow for the year that well exceeded …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 4:36 p.m.
Stocks slumped in morning trading on Wall Street after two major U.S. companies warned that slower economic growth in China was hurting their results.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 3:13 p.m.
Stocks rise for the third day in a row, led by industrial, technology, internet and energy companies as representatives from the U.S. and China continue their latest round of trade …
Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday that he will not resign if asked to do so by President Donald Trump, a message that heartened investors who had been concerned …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 4:37 p.m.
The roller coaster ride on Wall Street resumed on Wednesday, the first trading day of the new year, as stocks plunged in the morning and then climbed much of the …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 8:10 p.m.
U.S. markets trimmed 2018 losses in a Monday rally, but it was not enough to prevent the worst yearly decline for stocks since 2008.
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 2:50 p.m.
Wall Street capped a week of volatile trading Friday with an uneven finish and the market’s first weekly gain since November.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 1:56 p.m.
Wall Street staged a swift, last-minute turnaround Thursday that rescued stocks from a steep dive and put the market on track to end a topsy-turvy, volatile week with a gain. …
Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 2:10 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s attacks on the Federal Reserve spooked the stock market on Christmas Eve, and efforts by his Treasury secretary to calm investors’ fears only seemed to make matters …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 18, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
Here’s a look at how the movements of the stock market and the barometers of the economy might determine the risks of a recession.
Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 3:26 p.m.
U.S. stocks couldn’t hang on to a big gain Wednesday, but they still finished broadly higher as technology and health care companies rose. That helped reverse some of the market’s …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Stocks dropped again Tuesday as losses mounted for the world’s largest technology companies. Retailers also fell, and energy companies plunged with oil prices as the market sank back into the …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 3:45 p.m.
The recent turbulence in the U.S. stock markets is spooking some older workers and retirees, a group that was hit particularly hard during the most recent financial crisis.
Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 3:41 p.m.
Despite strong gains by Clearwater Paper Corp. and Itron Inc., the Hart Capital Inland Northwest Index fell by 3.6 percent during the third quarter.
Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 2:40 p.m.
If you’re an investor who was lulled to sleep by the stock market’s calm, steady gains this summer, you’re wide awake by now.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 7:49 p.m.
Amazon Inc.’s market value briefly topped $1 trillion on Tuesday morning before retreating, becoming the second U.S. company after Apple to cross the line.