• Stocks fall as declining U.S. yields, trade woes knock sentiment

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    Asian stocks fell on Wednesday, dragged by Wall Street's tumble as sharp declines in long-term U.S. Treasury yields and resurgent trade concerns stoked investor worries about global economic growth.
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  • How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

    9 days ago - By Chron

    Stocks tumbled Tuesday, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average down almost 800 points, as investors worried that a U.S.-China trade truce reached over the weekend wasn't all it was cracked up to be.
    Bond prices soared, sending yields lower, as traders shoved money into lower-risk investments. U.S. stock and bond markets will be closed Wednesday in observance of a national day of mourning for former President George H.W. Bush.
    On Tuesday:
    The S&P 500 index slid 90.31 points, or 3.2 percent, to 2,700.06.
    The Dow plunged 799.36 points, or 3.1 percent, to 25,027.07.
    The Nasdaq composite lost...
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  • Stocks plunge may have been a too fearful reaction to trade, economic worries

    9 days ago - By CNBC

    After sharp gains in the past week amid hopes for a trade deal, stocks fell back into correction mode Tuesday, plunging on worries the trade talks could fail and that global growth is slowing.
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  • Dow Drops 799 Points, As Topsy-Turvy Interest Rates Boost Recession Fears

    Dow Drops 799 Points, As Topsy-Turvy Interest Rates Boost Recession Fears

    10 days ago - By NPR

    The bond market is worried the trade war, slowing global growth and a drop in oil prices are signs the economy is slowing and may be heading for a recession. Nervousness spilled over into stocks too.
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  • Global stocks dive on growth concerns, doubts over trade truce

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    Global stocks tumbled on Tuesday as a flattening Treasury yield curve sparked recession warnings, while optimism sharply waned that the United States and China would quickly resolve their trade dispute.
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