• S&P500 futures rise as U.S. election results trickle in

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock futures rose in volatile trading on Tuesday after a closely followed forecasting website said chances had fallen that the Democratic party would win the House of Representatives in U.S. midterm congressional elections.
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  • Asian markets rise awaiting US midterm election results

    9 days ago - By Chron

    TOKYO - Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday as investors waited for results from the midterm elections in the U.S., which could affect the regional economy.
    KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 added 0.7 percent in early trading to 22,300.38 ahead of the results. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 lost 0.5 percent to 5,846.80. South Korea's Kospi gained 0.8 percent at 2,107.20.
    ELECTION WATCH: The results of the midterm elections in the U.S. are expected during the Asian day. The voting will determine control of the House of Representatives and Senate, and 36 governorships are being...
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  • Wall Street futures, Asia stocks fall as U.S. elections trickle in

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street stock futures and Asian shares dropped on Wednesday as early results of the U.S. midterm elections started to trickle in, with investors bracing for the Republicans to lose their grip on Congress.
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  • S&P 500 futures drop as U.S. election results trickle in

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    S&P 500 e-mini futures fell 0.3 percent on Tuesday as U.S. election results began to trickle in, with Democrats picking up a House of Representatives seat in Virginia, according to projections from media outlets and data provider DDHQ.
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  • S&P futures edge lower as investors await U.S. election results

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock futures slipped late on Tuesday as investors awaited the results of U.S. midterm congressional elections, with Wall Street hoping for relief following a recent selloff.
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  • Wall Street stock futures dip as investors look to U.S. elections

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street stock futures ticked down slightly while Asian shares held very tight ranges early Wednesday as investors awaited the results of U.S. midterm elections, which could see Republicans lose their grip on Congress.
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  • Stock futures are flat as investors await midterm elections results

    9 days ago - By CNBC

    U.S. stock futures were flat on Tuesday night as Wall Street awaited the results of a widely anticipated midterm election, which could have significant consequences for investors.
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  • After the Midterm Election, It's Mueller Time-But You Might Not Like How It Ends

    9 days ago - By Fortune

    As midterm elections neared, the Justice Department's independent investigation led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into whether Russia interfered in the 2016 U.S. presidential elections went silent-at least more silent than usual.
    But that won't last. The agency typically imposes a two-month quiet period before elections to avoid charges of political behavior-especially after former FBI director James Comey's multiple missteps in 2016, including publicly re-opening an investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server 11 days before election day. The special counsel's...
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  • Brainstorm Health: Health Care and the Midterms, Dupixent Boost, Bill Gates' Toilet Talk

    9 days ago - By Fortune

    Happy Tuesday, readers.
    Today's midterm elections in the U.S. are, understandably, dominating the news cycle. And health care is on the ballot in ways small and large across the nation (and a definitive issue for voters this year, according to multiple polls).
    Perhaps the most obvious way that the election results could shift the health care policy landscape rests on the balance of Congressional power itself. The Trump administration and the GOP-controlled Congress has been hacking and slashing away at the Affordable Care Act , aka Obamacare, through both legislative and regulatory means...
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  • How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

    9 days ago - By Chron

    U.S. stocks rose Tuesday as industrial and technology companies recovered some of the big losses they took over the last month. Strong company earnings also contributed to the gains, but stocks stayed calm as traders waited for results from the midterm elections in the U.S.
    On Tuesday:
    The S&P 500 index climbed 17.14 points, or 0.6 percent, to 2,755.45.
    The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 173.31 points, or 0.7 percent, to 25,635.01.
    The Nasdaq composite jumped 47.11 points, or 0.6 percent, to 7,375.96.
    The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks finished with a gain of 8.59...
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  • Wall Street ends higher ahead of election results

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks rose as investors hoped the outcome of midterms would provide some relief after prolonged uncertainty. Tara Cleary reports.
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  • Polls across the U.S. predict strong and steady voter turnout into thi

    9 days ago - By AG Web

    Polls across the U.S. predict strong and steady voter turnout into this evening as Americans cast their votes in the midterm elections.
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  • Wall Street gains as investors look to U.S. elections

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street's major indexes closed higher on Tuesday as voters headed to the polls in U.S. midterm congressional elections and investors hoped the result would provide some relief for stocks after prolonged uncertainty.
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  • Stocks gain, dollar flat as U.S. elections prompt investor caution

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. shares rose on Tuesday while the dollar held steady as Americans went to the polls in elections that could shift the balance of power in Congress.
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