• Trump is reportedly 'glued' to the stock market's fluctuations and worried he's causing them

    6 days ago - By CNBC

    Trump has been consulting with advisors to see if his trade policies are responsible for the volatility that has hammered markets in recent weeks, according to The Wall Street Journal.
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  • Stocks stumble as trade fears offset hiring data

    6 days ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street erased gains sparked by a rollback of interest rate fears as conflicting signals on the U.S.-China trade front knocked the wind out of an early stock market rally.
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  • Stocks Fall Back Into Negative Territory for 2018

    6 days ago - By NY Times

    Major stock indexes dropped again Friday, in Wall Street's third decline this week.
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  • European markets close higher to cap wild week

    6 days ago - By ETF Daily News

    From David Reid : European stocks recovered some ground Friday, after slumping to a two-year low in the previous session but significant gains were capped by lack of thrust from Wall Street and Asia.
    The pan-European Stoxx 600 provisionally closed up over 0.7 percent, with all sectors and major bourses in positive territory.
    Europe's tech stocks were among the top performers, up around 2 percent as worries of a fresh flare-up in tensions between the world's two largest economies cooled. The arrest of Huawei's global chief financial officer in Vancouver on Wednesday had threatened to derail...
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  • Markets Right Now: Stocks turn lower, led by tech companies

    6 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - The latest on developments in financial markets :
    11:45 a.m.
    Stocks are falling sharply on Wall Street, erasing an early gain, as the market closed in on its third weekly decline in four weeks.
    Losses in technology and health care stocks Friday outweighed gains elsewhere in the market. Microsoft lost 2.1 percent.
    Energy companies led the gainers as crude oil prices rose on news that OPEC members agreed to cut production next year. Anadarko Petroleum rose 3.4 percent.
    The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 321 points, or 1.3 percent, to 24,626.
    The S&P 500 index fell 31 points, or...
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  • CWS Market Review - December 7, 2018

    CWS Market Review - December 7, 2018

    6 days ago - By Crossing Wall Street

    “If being the biggest company was a guarantee of success, we'd all be using IBM computers and driving GM cars.” - James Surowiecki
    Apparently no one told Wall Street that it's Christmastime. Of course, there certainly are a lot of grinches in well-tailored suits wandering the canyons of lower Manhattan, but this week, they were running the show and in charge. On Tuesday, the Dow shed 800 points. Then on Thursday, the Dow plunged another 785 points.
    At 11:30, the market hit bottom and then commenced a furious rally. By the closing bell, the Dow had only lost 79 points, and the Nasdaq...
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  • Markets Right Now: Stocks open higher on Wall Street

    6 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - The latest on developments in financial markets :
    9:35 a.m.
    Stocks are edging higher in the early going on Wall Street as trading settles down following a wild ride the day before.
    Energy companies were doing well early Friday as the price of crude oil shot up 4 percent. Chevron climbed 1.6 percent.
    Banks were also higher. JPMorgan Chase rose 1 percent.
    Tobacco company Altria, which makes Marlboro cigarettes, rose 1.3 percent after announcing a $2.4 billion investment in Cronos Group, a Canadian medical and recreational marijuana company.
    The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 79...
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