• 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    The stock-market meltdow relents with a global rally. Global markets are in rally mode after two days of heavy selling, with Hong Kong's Hang Seng pacing the advance in Asia and Britain's FTSE out front in Europe. The S&P 500 is set to open up 1.3% near 2,764.
    Trump says he can do 'a lot more' to hurt China's economy if no concessions are made ahead of Xi meeting. "It's had a big impact," Trump told Fox News in regards to the impact of the tariffs he recently placed on China. "Their economy has gone down very substantially and I have a lot more to do if I...
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  • Global market sell-off halts with rallies in Asia and Europe

    Global market sell-off halts with rallies in Asia and Europe

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Global markets rally on Friday, pausing after several days of aggressive selling.
    "It's a pause for breath, we've had a sharp drawdown and now the market has taken a breath," Kerry Craig, global market strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management said.
    Stocks in Asia and Europe are higher, while US futures point to gains of more than 1% in US equities when the market opens in a few hours.
    Stock markets in Europe and Asia are rallying on Friday after a fierce sell-off gripped global markets over the previous four days of trading.
    At the close in Asia, all major share indexes had pulled back at...
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