Financial Markets

US stocks brush off year's first wobble, return to records

Jan 11, 2018

Global stock markets stabilize after China-led wobble, oil prices rise

Markets Right Now: Energy stocks lead US indexes higher

Jan 11, 2018

Stocks are closing at more all-time highs as energy companies lead the way. The price of crude oil rose again and is the highest it's been since 2014.

Fund manager Q&A: What to expect from muni bonds in 2018

Jan 11, 2018

Peter Hayes, head of the municipal group at BlackRock, recently talked about what investors can expect in 2018

Digital currencies dip as South Korea considers trading ban

Jan 11, 2018

The price of bitcoin falls and another popular currency, ethereum, wobbles after South Korea, a hotbed for currencies like bitcoin, said it was weighing a trading ban

European Central Bank looks to review stimulus duration

Jan 11, 2018

Top officials at the European Central Bank at their last meeting remained wary of prematurely signaling the next steps in an expected exit from their monetary stimulus polices

Global stocks stabilize after China-led wobble

Jan 11, 2018

Global stock markets stabilize after China-led wobble, oil prices rise

China: Report buying of US debt might stop is 'fake news'

Jan 11, 2018

China's foreign exchange regulator has challenged a news report that it might slow or stop purchases of U.S. Treasury debt due to trade tensions with Washington as "fake news."

Asian shares decline after Wall Street rally fizzles

Jan 11, 2018

Asian stock markets were lower after Wall Street posted its first loss this year

How major US stock indexes fared on Wednesday

Jan 10, 2018

The stock market's perfect start to the year rolled on, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index shook off a bit of weakness on Monday to tick further into record territory

Markets Right Now: Stocks fade, ending a New Year's rally

Jan 10, 2018

A stellar start for the New Year on Wall Street has faded as the market posted its first loss of the year.

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