• Ford's U.S. auto sales rise about 1.2 percent in June

    17 days ago - By Reuters

    Ford Motor Co on Tuesday reported an about 1.2 percent rise in U.S. auto sales in June, helped by a new record for sport utility vehicles for the month.
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  • World stocks rise as Germany settles government jitters

    17 days ago - By Chron

    SINGAPORE - Global stock markets turned higher Tuesday as German leaders put to rest fears that a weeks-long dispute on migration may topple Chancellor Angela Merkel's fourth government.
    KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX rose 1.2 percent to 12,385 and France's CAC 40 added 0.9 percent to 5,322. Britain's FTSE 100 gained 0.6 percent to 7,589. Wall Street was poised to open higher. Dow and S&P 500 futures were both up 0.4 percent. U.S. markets are scheduled to close early ahead of Wednesday's Independence Day holiday.
    ASIA'S DAY: Asian markets tumbled in the morning as back-and-forth exchanges...
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  • Major Chinese banks ditching US dollar to prop up domestic currency

    17 days ago - By RT

    China's state-owned banks have reportedly been buying US dollars in forwards on behalf of the central bank and immediately selling them into the spot market to support the yuan.
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  • World stocks rise off 2-1/2 month low, China soothes currency markets

    18 days ago - By Reuters

    LONDON - World stocks rose on Tuesday, supported by gains in Europe and three straight days of tech-driven rises in the United States, even though markets across Asia and especially China remained in the grip of trade turbulence.
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