• The Nasdaq hits an all-time high

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    All three major US indices rose Thursday, with tech stocks lifting the Nasdaq Composite index to a record high, as markets shook off an escalating trade war and eyed earnings season. The dollar and Treasury yields climbed higher.
    Here is the scoreboard:
    Dow Jones industrial average : 24,925.63 +225.18
    S&P 500 : 2,795.22 +21.20
    Nasdaq Composite Index: 7,823.92 +107.30
    Consumer prices in the US rose last month at the fastest pace in six years. Inflation jumped 2.9% from a year ago in June, the Labor Department said, partly bolstered by rising gasoline costs.
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  • Wall Street rises as top technology stocks hit record highs

    Wall Street rises as top technology stocks hit record highs

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks climbed on Thursday as top technology names hit record highs and industrials rebounded, offsetting worries about a U.S.-China trade war.
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  • Fundamentals warrant cautious optimism for U.S. stocks, says Lisa Erickson

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. Bank's head of traditional investments tells Reuters' Fred Katayama why she's cautiously optimistic about U.S. equities despite the headwinds of trade tensions, rising rates and a flattening yield curve.
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  • Technology stocks, industrials boost Wall Street

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. indexes gained on Thursday, led by marquee technology stocks hitting record highs and a rebound in industrials, as optimism of a strong earnings season offset fears about a U.S-China trade war.
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  • Tech stocks, industrials lead Wall Street higher

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S stocks gained on Thursday, led by marquee technology stocks hitting record highs and a rebound in industrial stocks, as optimism of a strong earnings season offset fears about a U.S-China trade war.
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  • Stocks, commodities regain footing after dropping on trade worries

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Stock markets around the world bounced back on Thursday, with U.S. gains led by merger activity and earnings optimism that offset concerns over an escalating U.S. trade battle with China that had weighed on markets a day earlier.
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