• Stock futures gain on deal to avert government shutdown, trade hopes

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock index futures rose on Tuesday, as sentiment was lifted after lawmakers reached a tentative deal to avert another partial government shutdown and the United States and China expressed optimism about their ongoing trade talks.
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  • The tentative deal to avoid a 2nd shutdown would give Trump less than 25% of what he wants for the wall

    The tentative deal to avoid a 2nd shutdown would give Trump less than 25% of what he wants for the wall

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Lawmakers reached a tentative deal on border security funding Monday that they hope will avert another government shutdown.
    It includes $1.375 billion to build a barrier at the border - less than a quarter of the $5.7 billion Trump demanded in December, triggering the first shutdown.
    A lead Republican negotiator said lawmakers "hope" Trump will sign the bill, and that the White House had been kept up-to-date. It would also need to pass both houses of Congress.
    Trump made it clear at a rally later on Monday that he wants the full wall built.
    Lawmakers negotiating a new border security deal...
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  • Shutdown optimism; Gucci shines in China; Nissan suffers

    5 days ago - By Stl Today

    1. Shutdown optimism: US stock futures were sharply higher after Congressional negotiators said they had reached an agreement in principle to avert a partial government shutdown.
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  • Global markets bounce as US agrees deal to stop a fresh government shutdown

    Global markets bounce as US agrees deal to stop a fresh government shutdown

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Global stock markets are rallying for a second consecutive day Tuesday as investors take heart from news overnight that a fresh shutdown of the US government looks to have been averted.
    The fresh shutdown, which was set to begin Saturday, has been kicked down the road thanks to a $1.4 billion funding deal.
    Shares around the world have rallied, with Japan's Nikkei climbing 2.6% during Tuesday trade, and Germany's DAX rallying 1%.
    You can follow the latest market movements at Markets Insider.
    Global stock markets are rallying for a second consecutive day Tuesday as investors take heart from...
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  • Futures point to a triple-digit gain for the Dow after tentative deal to avoid government shutdown

    5 days ago - By CNBC

    U.S. stock index futures were higher Tuesday morning, with market participants hopeful a fresh set of trade talks could help to resolve a dispute between the world's two largest economies.
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