Asian shares advance as Chinese stocks extend recovery

Wed, 26 Sep 2018 - 08:22 GMT

Spreadbetters expected European stocks to open flat to firmer, with Britain’s FTSE starting little changed, Germany’s DAX adding 0.2 percent and France’s CAC up 0.05 percent.

Wall Street rises on economic data, easing trade worries

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 - 09:48 GMT

President Donald Trump will meet French President Emmanuel Macron and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during a G7 summit this week.

Shares on defensive as Facebook data flap spooks tech stocks

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 - 07:42 GMT

Asian shares were on the defensive on Tuesday after investors took profits in high-flying U.S. technology shares on fears of stiffer regulation.

Shares mixed, yen firm as anxious markets await Fed

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 - 07:22 GMT

Japan's Nikkei .N225 extended early losses to drop 0.9 percent as exporters were undermined by recent broad-based strength in the yen.

Wall Street slides late; S&P 500 caps worst month since Jan 2016

Thu, 01 Mar 2018 - 07:45 GMT

Energy shares dropped with oil prices CLc1 and the sector had the biggest daily decline in the S&P 500.

Ahead of Aramco IPO, Nasdaq says dual listing key for more liquidity

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 - 11:40 GMT

Chief executive of Nasdaq Adena Friedman said Monday that large companies with dual listings in different time zones can generate more liquidity from investors.

Wall Street plunges, S&P 500 erases 2018's gains

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 - 07:36 GMT

Dow notched its biggest intraday decline in history with a nearly 1,600-point drop and Wall Street erased its gains for the year.

Dealmaking in chip sector lifts Nasdaq to record level

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 - 04:53 GMT

The Nasdaq rose to hit a new intraday high on Monday, buoyed by the news of a potential $103-billion megadeal in the chip sector.

S&P, Dow higher as oil prices rise; Apple weighs on Nasdaq

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 - 04:33 GMT

The S&P and the Dow were higher on Wednesday, as oil prices rise, while Apple's 1 percent drop limited gains on the Nasdaq.

Wall St. powered higher by tech, Amazon results

Sat, 28 Oct 2017 - 11:11 GMT

Wall Street climbed on Friday as a surge in the tech sector and a rally in Amazon shares helped push the Nasdaq to its best day in nearly a year.

Nasdaq, SGX in pact to woo firms interested in listing on both boards

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 - 08:44 GMT

Singapore's (SGX) (SGXL.SI) and Nasdaq Inc (NDAQ.O) said on Wednesday they were teaming up to woo fast-growing Asian tech firms.

Dow closes above 23,000 for first time; IBM soars

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 - 09:20 GMT

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 23,000 for the first time on Wednesday, driven by a jump in IBM after it hinted at a return to revenue growth.

Wall St inches up with financials; earnings in focus

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 - 02:40 GMT

All three major U.S. stock index rose to record closing highs on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average less than 50 points below 23,000.

Techs boost S&P and Nasdaq to records, but banks limit gains

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 - 02:40 GMT

A surge in technology stocks sent the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq to record highs on Friday, but the gains were kept in check by a drop in banks.

S&P, Nasdaq reverse to hit fresh highs on Tillerson comments

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 - 04:36 GMT

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq reversed course to scale new record highs on Wednesday after Rex Tillerson denied reports that he had considered resigning.

Wall St clings to records, helped by banks; tech falters

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 - 02:20 GMT

The S&P 500 ended slightly higher on Monday as financial stocks rose ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting, but the Nasdaq pared gains sharply.