• Global unease

    21 days ago - By AG Web


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  • US stocks tumble in early trade after global markets slide

    21 days ago - By Chron

    U.S. stocks slumped broadly in early trading Tuesday, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average down more than 500 points and extending the market's recent string of losses.
    The latest wave of selling came as investors grew increasingly unsettled by the prospects for China's economy and the cost of President Donald Trump's aggressive trade policies.
    China reported on Friday that its economy grew 6.5 percent from July to September from a year earlier, the slowest pace since early 2009. The world's second-largest economy was cooling even before the outbreak of a tariff war with Washington.
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  • The Dow drops more than 400 points

    The Dow drops more than 400 points

    21 days ago - By Business Insider

    US stocks fell Tuesday as geopolitical tensions and the prospect of slowing growth rattled investors.
    That followed sell-offs in European and Asia.
    Watch the US indices trade in real time here.
    Wall Street shuddered Tuesday, mirroring a risk-off sentiment around the world, as geopolitical tensions and the prospect of slowing economic growth continued to rattle investors.
    The Dow dropped 1.6%, or more than 400 points. The Nasdaq composite fell 1.9%, and the S&P 500 was down 1.6%.
    "There weren't any major new developments overnight," David Lefkowitz, senior Americas equity strategist at UBS...
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  • Markets Right Now: Stocks plunge in early trading

    21 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - The latest on developments in financial markets :
    9:35 a.m.
    Stocks are opening sharply lower on Wall Street following big drops in Asia and Europe.
    The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped more than 300 points in early trading, pulled down by big drops in Caterpillar and 3M.
    3M fell 6.3 percent after its earnings missed Wall Street's targets. Caterpillar, which makes construction equipment, fell 7 percent.
    Market favorites including Amazon and Apple fell sharply.
    The price of crude oil fell, pulling down energy stocks.
    The S&P 500 index fell 38 points, or 1.4 percent, to...
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  • Dow Jones drops 400 points after major stock market declines in Europe & Asia

    21 days ago - By RT

    Main US equities crashed after the opening bell at Wall Street. American stocks joined a global selloff that has hit the stock markets in Europe and Asia on Tuesday.
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  • Dow plunges more than 400 points; global market turmoil spreads after major declines in Europe, Asia

    21 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Dow plunges more than 400 points; global market turmoil spreads after major declines in Europe, Asia.
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