Financial Markets

David Ortiz, Torii Hunter to manage in All-Star Futures Game

Jun 21, 2018

David Ortiz will manage the World team in the All-Star Futures Game on July 15 and Torii Hunter will lead the U.S. The Major League Baseball announced the managers on Thursday for the July 15 game in Washington, D.C

Markets Right Now: Trade worries send stocks lower

Jun 21, 2018

Stocks are trading lower on Wall Street Thursday as investors again worry about the US-China trade dispute after German automaker Daimler cut its profit forecast because of tariffs

Of Mutual Interest: Reacting to volatile oil prices

Jun 21, 2018

Oil prices reached three-year highs just a month ago, and they've fallen sharply since then as investors react to rising trade tensions and reports that OPEC countries may start producing more oil

Stocks mostly lower amid caution over US-China tensions

Jun 21, 2018

Global markets are most lower amid trade tensions between the U.S. and China

Asian stocks mostly up despite underlying US-China tension

Jun 21, 2018

Asian shares are mostly up due to fading concerns of a possible trade war since a US tariff threat against China so far hasn't materialized

Venezuela president boosts minimum wage as inflation soars

Jun 21, 2018

Venezuela's president says he is again raising the minimum wage, though it still will be below the equivalent of $2 a month as inflation soars in the crisis-stricken country

Markets Right Now: Stocks end mostly higher, though Dow dips

Jun 20, 2018

Stocks are ending mostly higher Wednesday, although the Dow Jones industrials are posting a seventh straight loss

Global stocks rise, unfazed by US-China tensions

Jun 20, 2018

Stock markets are brushing off US-China trade tensions as investors focus on underlying strength of global economy

Asian stocks take breather from trade tension; markets mixed

Jun 20, 2018

Asian markets mixed as traders sideline trade tensions for encouraging housing data

GE to end more than 100-year run on Dow; Walgreens added

Jun 19, 2018

General Electric will be dropped from the Dow Jones industrial average next week, ending the industrial conglomerate's position in the 30-company blue chip index after more than 100 years

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