Financial Markets

Asian shares mostly higher following gains on Wall Street

Aug 17, 2017

Asian share benchmarks higher after Wall St. gains, upbeat Japan trade data

Business Highlights

Aug 16, 2017

Business Highlights

Urban Outfitters and Agilent climb; Bristol-Myers skids

Aug 16, 2017

Urban Outfitters and Agilent Technologies trade higher while Bristol-Myers Squibb and Helmerich & Payne slip

Markets Right Now: Stocks inch higher as retailers recover

Aug 16, 2017

Stocks are closing modestly higher on Wall Street as retailers including Urban Outfitters and Target climb.

SBA head sees businesses held back by lack of loans, workers

Aug 16, 2017

Six months into her tenure, SBA head sees businesses as optimistic but held back by lack of loans, workers

Global stocks higher after US indexes take small losses

Aug 16, 2017

Global stock markets are mostly higher after US indexes took small losses and Washington and North Korea indicated their willingness to reduce nuclear tensions

Asian shares mixed after US indexes take small losses

Aug 16, 2017

Asian stock markets are mixed after US stock indexes took small losses amid simmering tensions over North Korea's nuclear program

How major US stock market indexes fared Tuesday

Aug 15, 2017

US stock indexes finished Tuesday close to where they started

Markets Right Now: Plunging retailers pull stocks lower

Aug 15, 2017

Stocks are ending mostly lower after several retailers released disappointing results and outlooks.

UK inflation lower than expected, easing rate hike prospects

Aug 15, 2017

Inflation in Britain held steady in July at an annual rate of 2.6 percent, decreasing the likelihood of any interest rate increases soon

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