• Wall Street propped up by gains for bank stocks

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks inched higher for a fifth day on Friday, as declines in real estate and utilities were offset by gains for banking stocks, driven by a rise in 10-year U.S. government bond yields above 3 percent.
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  • Flat Wall Street propped up by gains for bank stocks

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks were flat on Friday, as declines in real estate and utilities were offset by gains for banking stocks, driven by a rise in 10-year Treasury yields above 3 percent.
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  • 10 Years Since Lehman Brothers Collapse, Here's What's Still Hurting

    10 days ago - By Fortune

    In many ways, the U.S. economy appears to have made a smooth recovery since the bankruptcy of Wall Street titan Lehman Brothers marked the start of the 2008 financial crisis .
    Unemployment has hit near two-decade lows, while the U.S. stock market has continued to reach all-time highs. As a nation, Americans are also wealthier than ever, reaching $100 trillion in household worth earlier this year.
    But at the same time, the effects of the financial crisis of 2008 still linger, exacerbating longer term trends that have helped shift much of the American financial landscape.
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  • Wall Street opens slightly higher as trade war fears ease

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks opened slightly higher on Friday, as hopes that the United States and China would start new trade talks calmed investor worries and technology stocks rose.
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  • Wall Street to open higher on hopes of U.S.-China trade talks

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Friday as hopes that the United States and China would start new trade talks calmed fears of a trade war and as technology stocks rose.
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  • China to ask Wall Street for ideas on improving U.S. ties

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    China will ask Wall Street firms for ways to improve ties with the United States and suggestions to open up its financial sector at a day-long meeting in Beijing on Sunday, people familiar with the matter said.
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