• US stocks rise again as investors hope for trade progress

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Stocks in the U.S. and Europe continued to rise Tuesday led by industrial, technology and energy companies as well as retailers.
    The latest round of trade talks between the U.S. and China ended without word of progress, but no evident signs of setbacks either.
    Railroad operator Union Pacific made the largest gain in the S&P 500 index after it named an industry veteran to a top executive position.
    KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 index rose 20 points, or 0.8 percent, to 2,570 as of 10 a.m. The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 245 points, or 1 percent, to 23,776. The Nasdaq...
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  • U.S. delegation member says trade talks with China to continue Wednesday

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Trade talks between the United States and China will continue on Wednesday, U.S. delegation member Steven Winberg said on Tuesday, as the world's two largest economies seek to resolve a bitter trade dispute.
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  • Hope Abounds: Renewed Optimism Around China Trade Talks Helps Provide Support

    5 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Today's positive tone, following yesterday's gains, seems to reflect optimism that the U.S. and China might make progress in their trade talks. We'll have to wait and see if the optimism rests on anything concrete.
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  • U.S.-China trade talks continue for a second day, few source

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The United States and China extended trade talks late into a second day in Beijing on Tuesday, a source with knowledge of the meetings said, as the world's two largest economies looked to resolve a bitter trade dispute.
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  • U.S. Leaders Express Optimism as China Trade Talks Conclude

    5 monthes ago - By Fortune

    President Donald Trump expressed optimism that U.S.-China trade talks in Beijing are progressing well, as Chinese authorities planned to give a statement following the latest round of negotiations.
    "Talks with China are going very well!" Trump tweeted on Tuesday as the sides wrapped up two days of mid-level meetings.
    Before the talks ended earlier on Tuesday, Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang told reporters at a regular briefing Tuesday in Beijing that "I believe we will release a detailed readout after they are concluded." No timing was given and it wasn't immediately clear if...
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  • European shares boosted by trade talks hope, but German growth worries mount

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    European shares hit a three-week high on Tuesday as hopes of a possible trade deal between China and the U.S. offset worries over global growth. But as David Pollard reports, worries about growth at home in Germany resurfaced as data showed November industrial output plunging.
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  • US trade delegation leaves hotel ahead of second day of talks in Beijing

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    A delegation of U.S. officials including deputy U.S. trade representative Jeffrey Gerrish was seem leaving their Beijing hotel ahead of what is scheduled to be a second day of trade talks with Chinese officials. Rough cut - no reporter narration.
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  • U.S.-China trade talks extend into evening of second day: source

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    A second day of U.S.-China trade talks in Beijing extended into Tuesday evening, a source with knowledge of the meetings said, as the world's two largest economies looked to resolve a bitter trade dispute.
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  • Global stocks track Wall Street; trade talks caution remains

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    LONDON - Global stock markets tracked Wall Street higher Tuesday but investors remained alert for any developments in China-U.S. trade talks in Beijing.
    KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany's DAX rose 0.8 percent to 10,832 while the FTSE 100 index of leading British shares advanced 1.1 percent to 6,895 and France's CAC-40 was 1.5 percent higher at 4,785. U.S. stocks were poised to make further gains at the bell with Dow futures and the broader S&P 500 futures up 0.8 percent.
    CHINA-US: Talks between the two on ending their tariff war were ending their second day without word on whether they've...
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  • 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    The global-market rebound continues as US-China trade talks press on. The S&P 500 was set to open up 0.7% after Japan's Nikkei led the gains in Asia and Britain's FTSE was out front in Europe.
    Beijing's next stimulus could be buying Chinese stocks. The People's Bank of China could take a page from the Bank of Japan and begin direct purchases of locally-listed shares, according to Nomura's Global Markets Research team.
    Wall Street is telling clients to get defensive. "Strategically, we recommend investors increase portfolio defensiveness," a team of Goldman...
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  • With Kim's Visit, China Shows U.S. It Has Leverage on Trade

    5 monthes ago - By NY Times

    The softening Chinese economy has weakened Beijing's hand as it struggles to settle the trade war. Its pull with North Korea could strengthen its position.
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  • US China Trade Talks Begin On A Positive Note

    5 monthes ago - By AG Web

    U.S. - China Trade Talks Begin On A Positive Note
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