Stories tagged: trading
Mon., June 17, 2019, 5 a.m.
Established around 1915, the Spokane Union Stockyards was a key piece of the agriculture business in Spokane for more than 80 years.
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. …
Wed., Dec. 26, 2018, 1:57 p.m.
An Australian commodities trader has pleaded guilty in Chicago federal court to manipulating market prices by placing orders in the millions of dollars and canceling them within milliseconds to sell …
Mon., April 30, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
The Toronto Stock Exchange resumed operations Monday after a hardware failure shut down trading for more than two hours Friday afternoon on Canada’s main stock and derivatives bourses.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 3:22 p.m.
Stocks powered higher Monday, sending the Dow Jones industrial average up 410 points, as the market clawed back more of its massive losses from the previous two weeks.
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 4:15 p.m.
A new security based on the price of the digital currency bitcoin is trading lower after its debut on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, a week after another such security launched …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 7:51 p.m.
The first-ever bitcoin future jumped after it began trading Sunday as the increasingly popular virtual currency made its debut on a major U.S. exchange.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 7:24 p.m.
The price of bitcoin swung wildly Thursday, rising to more than $19,000 only to fall sharply within minutes, as both the euphoria and anxiety surrounding the virtual currency escalated just …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
The CBOE Futures Exchange will start trading bitcoin futures Sunday, making it the first traditional exchange to allow investors to bet on the future price of the cryptocurrency.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 3:48 p.m.
Shares of Mattel soared in after-hours trading Friday after a report that rival Hasbro has made a takeover offer for Mattel. Such a deal could bring together well-known brands like …
Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
One of China’s biggest bitcoin exchanges says it will end trading after news reports regulators have ordered all Chinese exchanges to close caused the price of the digital currency to …
Sun., April 2, 2017, 3:52 p.m.
After many false dawns, an artificial intelligence technology called deep learning that loosely mimics the neurons in our brains is holding out promise for firms. WorldQuant is using it for …
Fri., March 3, 2017, 12:44 p.m.
Gold climbed to the highest in almost three months as investors purchased metal through the biggest exchange-traded fund for a fifth day, the longest buying spree since June.
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 9:55 a.m.
U.S. stock indexes are jumping on the first trading day of 2017. Energy companies are climbing with the price of oil, while banks are advancing thanks to a bump in …
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016, 11:47 a.m.
Technology companies led U.S. stock indexes modestly lower Friday afternoon on the final day of trading for the year. Real estate stocks and banks were on track to eke out …
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 1:56 p.m.
A day of quiet trading on Wall Street ended Tuesday with the Dow Jones industrial average inching closer to 20,000 and a record high for the Nasdaq composite.
Mon., May 16, 2016, 12:32 p.m.
Stocks rose in the late afternoon Monday, led by gains in energy companies as the price of crude oil jumped to a six-month high. Marathon Oil climbed 5 percent and …